Brenda King, of Largo, formerly of Indianapolis, Indiana fought and sadly lost her valiant battle against cancer and passed away on Monday May 15, 2023 surrounded by her loving family.
A long-term resident of St. Petersburg as well, she retired from Engineering at E-Systems/Raytheon and loved to spend her extra free time taking cruises with her family and sewing to which she was a very accomplished, exceptional seamstress.
She was predeceased by her loving parents, Jane Elizabeth and Albert O’Dell Brown, her beloved husband Merrill “Bud” King, her son Richard David Jr. and her granddaughter Elizabeth Duda . She is survived by 6 daughters, Deanna Van Natta (Gary), of Kenneth City; Sherry Blair (Steve), of Ohio; Susan Flowers (Ted) , of Pennsylvania; Teresa Adkins (Brian), of Largo; Kelly David, of Largo and Angela Smith (Todd), of Brooksville, her very dear siblings Robert Brown, of Indiana; Deanna Brown, of St. Petersburg; and Jack Brown , of St. Petersburg; and many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She will be incredibly, deeply missed.
There will be a Celebration of Life on Saturday June 24th, 2023 at Palm Hill Community Center, 1800 Seminole Blvd., Largo and the family will receive guests from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, family requests donations to be made to the American Cancer Society in her honor at https://donate.cancer.org/