Rebecca “Becky” Lynn Wells-Yunker, 58, of Leesburg passed away the morning of Tuesday May 5th surrounded by loved ones after battling cancer for many months. Rebecca was born in Key West, Florida on March 24,1962 to Charles E. and Florence Helen Wells.
Rebecca was a very ambitious woman always trying to improve herself and advance her education. She graduated from Tavares High School in 1981 and Pace University in NY in 1994 with her Bachelor’s degree in Business. She was a realtor for many years, buying and fixing up houses. Recently she started going to school again to become an RN.
Rebecca loved the beach and 80s music, fishing, shopping, baking, traveling/camping, and going to lunch with close friends. She will be remembered as being adventurous, ambitious, hard-working, strong willed, but most of all she will be remembered as a Loving Mother to her 3 healthy children.
She is survived by her Children Larissa, Elisabeth “Liz” and David; Mother Helen; older Brother Charles; younger Sister Andrea; and ex-husband Steve.
Rebecca is preceded in death by her father Charles.
Services are private.
The family would appreciate monetary donations, flowers or food sent to 11323 Layton Street Leesburg FL 34788.