Capt. Mindy Lynn Stephenson, M.D., U.S.A.F., born in Homestead, Florida on January 24, 1986, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at the age of 27 years.
Mindy graduated from Satellite Beach High School in 2004. She went to the University of Florida in 2004 and graduated in 2008. Mindy joined the R.O.T.C. at the University of Florida in 2006, and was commissioned to 1st Lt. in 2008. She continued her education at the Florida State University, where she received her Degree of Medicine on May 19, 2012 and was commissioned to Capt. in the U.S.A.F. Mindy was assigned to San Antonio Medical Center in June 2012, as a resident Doctor of Internal Medicine.
Mindy enjoyed animals, going to the beach and was an avid University of Florida Gator Alumni.
She is survived by her fiancé, Michael McLoughlin; father, John Stephenson and wife, Rhonda; mother, Vivian Negron and husband, Abraham; brother, John Stephenson, Jr.; grandparents, Charlie and Edie Acton and Judy LaSalle; also numerous cousins.
Funeral services for Mindy were held on Wednesday, May 22nd at Fort Sam Houston Main Post Chapel at 9:30 a.m. A celebration of Mindy's Life will be held in Daytona, Florida at a later time and date.
Memorials in Mindy's name can be made to The Fisher House, 111 Rockville Pike, Suite 420, Rockville, MD 20850-5168.
Published in FLORIDA TODAY from May 26 to May 28, 2013