Lisa DeCoster


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Posted Online: May 08, 2013, 6:52 pm
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Lisa DeCoster, 59, of Tarpon Springs, Fla., passed away on April 29, 2013, at Suncoast Hospice in Palm Harbor, Fla.
A memorial service will be held in the chapel of the First United Methodist Church of Tarpon Springs at 10 a.m. on July 13. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Suncoast Hospice.
Originally from Moline, Lisa was the daughter of Michael and Velma DeCoster. She was a 1973 graduate of Moline High School.
In her younger years, Lisa owned and trained dogs and worked for a veterinarian.
She is survived by siblings, John DeCoster, Aurora, Colo., Patrick DeCoster, East Moline, Michael DeCoster, Hardy, Ark., Gail Thompson, Safety Harbor, Fla., and Nanette Thomas, Palm Harbor, Fla.
Online condolences may be made at internationalfuneralhome.com.















 



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