Lorraine Hellen Brophy-Stitt, 95, of Fountain City, formerly from Cape Canaveral, FL, passed away on January 6, 2022 at her granddaughters home with her loving family at her side.
She was born at home on September 23, 1926 to her parents, Bernard T. and Victoria A. (Gostomczyk) Stolpa. She married Wayne C. Brophy on January 25, 1942 and traveled with the military.
Survivors include: 1 daughter, Lori (Mike) Bauder; granddaughters, Billee (Joey) Davis, Cherie Katula; grandsons, Christopher and Patrick; great grandchildren, DJ, Cassondra, Dylan, Dakota, Riley, Brian, and Hailey; great great grandson, Julian and one due in June; 2 brothers, George and Bernard; special nephew, Walt Stolpa, JR.; and special pets, Ghost Lee and Ebeneezer Sneezer.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Sandra (Joseph) Katula; granddaughter, Nicole Smith; great grandson, Christopher; great great grandson, Elijah; sister, Bernice Thilmony; 6 brothers, Edward, Frank, Walter, Eugene, Robert, and David.
A private family gathering will be held at a later day. Burial will be in Cape Canaveral, FL. Hoff Celebration of Life Center - Goodview, is assisting the family with arrangements.