Mrs. Elena Medina Sepulveda, born on July 2, 1926 in Corozal, Puerto Rico, to the late Ursula Rodriguez and the late Francisco Medina and passed away at age 91 on April 20, 2018 in Gainesville, Florida. She attended elementary school. She moved to Brooklyn, New York in 1952. She later moved to St. Petersburg, Florida with her family in 1976. She was a Wife and Mother. Elena was married to the late Nelson Sepulveda. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Andrea Rodriguez, Josephine Denberg, and Eva Negron. Elena is survived by her sons, Clement Sepulveda, Franciso Sepulveda, and Raymond A. Sepulveda; sister, Julia Ortiz; grandchildren, Nicholas Sepulveda, Selena Campbell, and Megan Brown; and great-grandchild, Callie Reese Brown. Elena enjoyed cooking. She was a member at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and she later attended Orange Heights Baptist Church. After becoming ill, she resided with her son and daughter-in-law who treasured their time with her.
Special thanks to Dr. Logan, Dr. Lois, and Nurse Liz at North Florida Regional Hospital’s Cardiovascular Unit; Mary, Carrie, and the staff at Haven Hospice ET York Center, our loving family, her valued friends, and our loving church families.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations in Elena's name to Haven Hospice E.T. York Care Center in Gainesville, FL.
Friends and Family can pay their respects for her on Tuesday April 24, 2018.
Visitation: at Taylor Funeral Home from 9:00 to 11:00 am.
Service: at Taylor Funeral Home at 11:00 am.
Entombment: to follow at Calvary Catholic Cemetery