Veronica Flournoy-Flemming
1968 - August 19th, 2007

Veronica with daughters Candace and Keeshana and her mother Eileen

It is with great sadness that the family of Veronica Flournoy-Fleming announces her passing after a long illness, on Sunday, August 19, 2008, at Central Florida Memorial Hospital, Sanford.

Veronica will be forever remembered by her husband, Jeff Fleming, her mother, Eileen Flournoy, her daughters, Candace Trahan-Flournoy, 12, and Keeshawna Lyerly-Flournoy, 10. Veronica will also be fondly remembered by her brothers, Shaun Flournoy, of New York, Craig Flournoy, of Deltona, and her sister Elizabeth Battipaglia, of Spain. She will be dearly missed by her friends.

A native of Far Rockway, Queens, NY, Veronica. 39, graduated Cum Laud with a Bachelor?s of Science degree in Sociology from Marymount Manhattan College, New York City. She worked as a housing advocate with the Bailey House in NYC an organization whose mission is to empower people living with HIV/AIDS. In 2004 she continued her social work for those affected by HIV/AIDS at ACT and Serenity House in Daytona. Veronica was dedicated to public advocacy for the incarcerated and as a member of the Mothers of the New York Disappeared helped to reform the Rockefeller Drug laws in New York State.

A Memorial Service in Memory of Veronica will be held on Thursday, August 23, at 7:00 P.M., at the Calvary Baptist Church, 671 N. St. Rd 415, Osteen, FL, with Pastor Rick Scarlett officiating.

The family will graciously accept Memorial Donations in Memory of Veronica.
c/o Eileen Flournoy 709 Waterfall Circle Deltona, FL 32725

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