Brevard Memorial Funeral Home

5475 North Us Highway 1, Cocoa, FL


Tara Leigh LaMunyon

February 8, 1980July 20, 2020

Tara Leigh LaMunyon, age 40, passed from this Life into the arms of Her Lord on July 20, 2020. She was born on February 8, 1980 in Rockledge, FL.

She was such a Joy and Blessing to all who knew her. Her loving, giving, and sweet spirit will be missed by all.

Tara graduated with Honors from Titusville High School in 1998. She was a member of the National Honor Society and a member of the choir which she loved. She graduated from Florida College in Temple Terrace where she received her associate of arts degree with Honors in 2000. She then graduated from the University of South Florida in Tampa, completing her Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education in 2002. Her passion truly was music.

After graduation she taught Music at the Elementary level for three years while also teaching private Voice and Piano lessons at Music Showcase in Brandon. She especially enjoyed teaching Gymboree classes with the preschoolers.

Tara taught Music next at the Middle School level in Poinciana for four years.

She was currently employed by Home Instead Senior Care as a Scheduler.

She was a faithful member of the Church of Christ.

The most important things in her life were God and Family.

May you rest peacefully our precious Angel. You are in our hearts forever!

She is survived by her parents Tim and Jo (Hobby) LaMunyon, Brother Jacob (Erica) and her niece Kaiah.

She is also survived by her Grandmother Arva LaMunyon.

Also, her wonderful Aunts and Uncles Jeanette and Rich Menard, Laurie and Steve Miller, Robin and David Johnson, and Dan LaMunyon.

Also, her cousins Richard (Candace) Menard, Ashley (James) Nesselrodt, Jamie Miller, Kristen (Paul Devin) Kuettner, Audrey (Brad) Dunst, Michael Johnson, Joshua LaMunyon, Lauren (Jeremy) Hinote, Matt LaMunyon, Sydney (Josh) Smith, and Taylor (Alex) Farris.

Also, her second cousins Wyatt Menard, Jack Nesselrodt, Holden Kuettner, Grayson Kuettner, Malachi Dunst, Gracelyn Dunst, Tyler LaMunyon, Britton LaMunyon, Mason Hinote, and Mackenzie Hinote.

Viewing will be on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 from 10:00 -11:00 at Brevard Memorial Funeral Home, Cocoa with a Funeral Service to follow at 11:00 AM. Interment will be at Brevard Memorial Park.


  • Visitation

    Tuesday, July 28, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Tuesday, July 28, 2020


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Emmett Crooks

July 26, 2020

Tara Leigh - a star from God who is Gone with the Wind, but not from our hearts.
Emmett & Gayle

Marcia and Doug Follick

July 26, 2020

Thinking of you during this time of sadness. Love and prayers are sent to you as we know the feeling of a loss of a child. Having lost two, our hearts go out to all. You now have and angel in heaven as we do also. Marcia and Doug Follick

Emmett & Gayle Crooks

July 25, 2020

We are blessed to have known Tara - she was special and music to our ears. Love from Emmett & Gayle.

Dora Cox

July 25, 2020

Tara, you were such a great help when my Mom, Doris, needed you. You were awesome, so thoughtful, kind, sweet, & caring, & we felt your warmth & love, & that you really cared. You were a blessing in needed times. The earth lost another caring, kind, good person the day you passed, but God received another wonderful, beautiful person & helper in Heaven. 🙏

Tara Leigh Cumming

July 24, 2020

We only just became friends, took joy that we shared the same name. I’ll miss your sweet voice. Rip Tara Leigh
Much love, Tara Leigh - Cumming


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