Lucile "Betsy" McGillicuddy April 14, 2017 Lucile Elizabeth ("Betsy") McGillicuddy was born November 28, 1959 in Fort Myers, Florida. Betsy's early life in Fort Myers formed a foundation of faith, family, friends and community. She attended school in Fort Myers where she established friendships that continued throughout her life. Her career, primarily in banking, also gave rise to life-long friendships. The depth of Betsy's relationships became most apparent over the past two years. The tremendous outpouring of prayers, love and support, together with Betsy's inner strength and belief in God, helped carry her through her courageous battle with cancer. Betsy was actively engaged in her community by helping those in need. She will be missed by family, friends and the many people touched by her generous and compassionate spirit. Betsy lived the wisdom of St. Francis of Assisi: "Preach the Gospel at all time and when necessary use words." Betsy was predeceased by her parents, Connie and Susan Mack and siblings Michael McGillicuddy and Sister Susan McGillicuddy. She is survived by her daughter, Trisha (Tim) Goff and grandsons, Austin and Westin; brothers, Connie (Priscilla) Mack III, Dennis (Graci) McGillicuddy, John (Frances) McGillicuddy and Andrew McGillicuddy; sister Mary McGillicuddy, and life-long friend, Tricia Molzow; nieces and nephews, Debbie (Charles) Caldwell, Connie Mack IV, Dennis (Lisa) McGillicuddy, Jr., Alyson (John) Evans, Kelly (Dean) Dancer, Jason (Theresa) McGillicuddy, Jared McGillicuddy, Tamra Martin, Amber McGillicuddy, Megan (Matt) Groom, Michael McGillicuddy, and Caitlin McGillicuddy, A visitation is scheduled from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with a service at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Fort Myers Memorial Gardens, 1589 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33907. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday April 21st at St. Cecilia's Catholic Church, 5632 Sunrise Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33919, with burial to follow at Fort Myers Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MBC-FOUND, Tampa, FL 33612 and St. Cecilia's Catholic Church, 5632 Sunrise Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33919.
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