A memorial for Denise Ethridge Lepire, 45, a former Carson City resident for 42 years and Reno resident for the last three years, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Reno.
Ms. Lepire died April 4, 2005, in Reno. She was born June 8, 1959, in Reno to Cecil and Charlene Ethridge. She was preceded in death by her brother, Michael.
She was a 1977 graduate of Carson High School and worked for First National Bank, Nevada State Employees Federal Credit Union, a founding member of Dynamic Diversified Development and Double Diamond (real estate).
She was a member of St. Teresa's Catholic Community. She enjoyed reading, journaling, walking with friends, sunrises and sunsets, and spending time with her family and friends.
Among her survivors are her daughters Heather and Brooke Lepire; their father, Gene Lepire; parents; sister and brother-in-law, Lisa and Jim Zaccheo; and nieces Kennedy, Marin and Gianna.
Walton Funeral Home in Reno is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, P.O. Box 70928, Reno, 89570.