OBITUARY

Julia Michelle Renken

September 11, 1997April 10, 2018
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Julia Michelle Renken, 20 yrs, of Fort Pierce, FL passed away on April 10, 2018 in Orlando, FL. Born in West Palm Beach, FL, Julia was a resident of Port St. Lucie before moving to Fort Pierce a little over a year ago. She was a graduate of Penn Foster Home School and had just recently graduated with her degree in Medical Assisting. In her younger years, Julia volunteered in area nursing homes, and more recently, was employed by Big Brothers, Big Sisters of America. She took great pride in teaching and helping young children.

Julia would light up the room with her smile, and she had such a kind and loving heart. Everyone loved her! She was in love with her fiancé, Alaan, and dog Izzy (daughter). Julia enjoyed the simple life, and making new friends. At times, when visiting her fiancé's family, she was elated by their love for her and was included in every event. Julia loved cross word puzzles, card games and domino's and mostly enjoyed Bahamian dishes. She liked going to the beach, stargazing, meditation and nature walks. Julia quickly became the life of every gathering, and was very special to all of us. She will always be loved and truly missed.

She is survived her parents, David and Alicia Renken of Port St. Lucie; brother, Zachary Renken of Port St. Lucie; fiancé and love of her life, Alaan Smith of Fort Pierce; paternal grandparents, Connie and John Renken; aunts and uncles, Alan (Julie), Johnny (Karen), Joanne (Mike), Carolyn, Lorraine (Tom), Larry (Pep), David (Sandy), Eric (Christine) and Abby (Bob), along with many loving cousins and friends.

Julia was predeceased by her maternal grandparents, Lora and Howard Passin.

A celebration of life will be held on Friday, April 20 from 2:00-4:00PM with a memorial service to begin at 3:00PM at Aycock at Tradition in Port St. Lucie FL.

  • FAMILY

  • She is survived her parents, David and Alicia Renken of Port St. Lucie; brother, Zachary Renken of Port St. Lucie; fiancé and love of her life, Alaan Smith of Fort Pierce; paternal grandparents, Connie and John Renken; aunts and uncles, Alan (Julie), Johnny (Karen), Joanne (Mike), Carolyn, Lorraine (Tom), Larry (Pep), David (Sandy), Eric (Christine) and Abby (Bob), along with many loving cousins and friends.
    Julia was predeceased by her maternal grandparents, Lora and Howard Passin.

Services

  • Celebration of Life Friday, April 20, 2018
  • Memorial Service Friday, April 20, 2018
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Nora Klein

April 21, 2018

I remember Julia giving her dear grandmother, Lora, pedicures.

Natalie Kelly

April 20, 2018

Remembering the old times when life was simple and our children were safe in alarms. Natalie, Lisa Strauss, Alicia

Natalie Kelly

April 20, 2018

God Bless Julia

Natalie DeVito-Kelly

April 20, 2018

Alicia, Dave and Zack our hearts and prayers go out to you and your whole family. Your sister was a beautiful person inside and out. I can still see her beautiful smile and curly locks of hair. She loved to laugh. I know you will truly miss her and life will never be the same without her but stay strong and make her proud. You shall all meet again one day and never doubt her presence around you. God bless Julia 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️❤️❤️

Carolyn Brians

April 19, 2018

Carolyn Brians

April 19, 2018

Carolyn Brians

April 19, 2018

Noreen Mills

April 17, 2018

Alicia, Dave & Zach,
I am so sorry for your loss and that Julia was taken so early. I wish I had the right words to say.
Sending you a big hug. The pictures of Julia on this site are absolutely beautiful.

With Love,
Noreen

Kathleen Mitchell

April 17, 2018

Julia was a cherished member of our Girl Scout troop.

lorraine hickey

April 17, 2018