Tracy Ann Estabrook-Osborne
Born December 1, 1943 in Key West, Fl and raised in rural Bethesda, MD she was the woman who would bake an assortment of Christmas goodies for all to enjoy, sew anything from a hair bow, a grandkid’s crochet blanket, to an entire baby nursery, garden her daylilies of many varieties or collect the past’s most valued treasures of pristine glassware. The woman who would attend her children’s athletic events, play rummy or polish nails. She was a graduate from the University of Miami, a real-estate-broker and home-maker. Tracy was a true-grit woman by today’s standards. She was one of determination, hard-work and perseverance beyond obstacle. A member of St. John’s Episcopal Church and sister in Christ, Tracy, 69 of Fleming Island, FL passed away on November 16th.
She is the loving wife of Jimmie and the beloved mother of Catherine Nemec-Fordyce (Robert), and Kristen Nemec (Craig). Grandmother to Kaylee , Kyle, Chandler, Chelsea, Caedon ,Chad, Austin, Casey, Chase, Ryan, Skylar, and Royce Cayne. Sister to Carol (Maryland), Randy (Maryland), and Laurie (Pennsylvannia).
Viewing and services will be held November 19, 2013 at Forest Meadows Funeral Home, 725 NW 23 Ave Gainesville, FL at 10:00 a.m.