Brittany Joy Lindstrom, 20, of
Vero Beach, Florida, passed away Saturday, Oct. 24, 2009.
Brittany was born May 20, 1989 in Pompton Plains,
N.J. and moved to Vero Beach in 2002, coming from Fairfield Beach,
Conn. Brittany graduated with Honors, from Indian River Charter
High School, Vero Beach, Class of 2007. She earned a Bright Futures
Scholarship and was attending Indian River State College.
Brittany was working as veterinary
technician for East Coast Equine, Vero Beach, for the past several
Prior to attending the Charter
High School, Brittany was a student at St. Edward's Upper School
and, as a freshman, led the Lady Pirates volleyball team to many
Brittany was an equestrian
jumper. She was the owner, rider and trainer, of thoroughbred,
"Vegas" and dutch warmblood, "Simba." Brittany
recently competed in the Palm Beach International Festival, earning
1st Place - Grand Champion. She was a certified scuba diver and
was All Around Womens Snowboard Champion 2007, Bromley
Brittany was a member of Pointe West Golf Club, Pointe West Polo
Club, of Vero Beach & Rubidoux, Stables, Fort Pierce.
Brittany attended Christ By The Sea United Methodist Church,
She is survived by her mother, Helene Lindstrom of Vero Beach;
father, James Lindstrom of Islamorada; and her maternal grandparents,
Catherine & Stephen Silk of Wayne, N.J.
Brittany was predeceased by her paternal grandparents, Virginia
& Ellsworth Lindstrom.
A memorial service will by held 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 1, at Christ
By The Sea United Methodist Church, Vero Beach, with Pastor Dawn
E. Reichard, officiating.
Donations may be made to Special Equestrians of the Treasure
Coast, P.O. Box 651312, Vero Beach, FL 32965, in memory of Brittany.
Arrangements are under the direction of Thomas S. Lowther Funeral
Home & Crematory, Vero Beach. Condolences may be sent at
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