Gloria Bezanilla Vaine
Gloria Bezanilla Vaine, 82, passed away peacefully following a brief illness on July 4, 2014 surrounded by her loving family near her home in Grayson, Ga. She was native of Key West and had resided in Georgia for many years. She is survived by her loving husband Frank Vaine, daughter Stephanie Connell, son Mark Smith, sisters Celia Bezanilla and Esther Stipp, and brother Jose Bezanilla, as well as, six grandchildren, one great-grandchild and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Gloria retired long ago from her position as Human Resources Manager at the City of Key West and continued to be an outspoken advocate for the rights of others throughout her life. Those who knew her will remember her generosity and willingness to stand up to challenging tasks. Her family is very blessed to have been loved by her and to have had her in their lives. She will be forever missed by them.
A Celebration of Life Memorial was attended by close family followed by burial in Key West.