Our precious Brianne (Bree) Michelle Plines passed away peacefully in a Sacramento hospital on Wednesday, July 11, 2012. She was surrounded by her family and beloved dog, Bella. A native of Lodi, she was born June 27, 1987. |
Brianne attended Lodi SDA Elementary and Lodi Academy before continuing her education at Heald College, and completing her Bachelors Degree at DeVry University. She received a Bachelors of Arts degree in business, with an emphasis in Sales & Marketing. Brianne worked for Wine & Roses, The Vintage, and Pietro's while in college. She most recently began a career with Vienna Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, where she was able to follow her dream and became a Marketing Director.
Survivors include her mother & step father, Michelle & Ernest Golladay of Lodi, father, Brian Plines (Gina & Chelsea) of Lodi, brothers, Brandon Plines of Lodi, Scott Plines (Shawna, Jesse) of San Diego, step brother & sister, Michael & Amy Golladay of Lodi, grandfather Marshall (Eunice) Johnson of Lodi, as well as her special uncles & aunts Jack & Sharon Linn of Lodi and Leonard & Carlene Fischer of Lodi, cousins Lenette, Carli, Lisa, Steve, Stephanie, Jeff and Shannon and her beloved pet friends Annie, Bella & Penelope. Bree was preceded in death by her grandparents Mildred Johnson, Albert and Norma Plines.
While attending Lodi Academy, Brianne was active in all sports. She was an avid Oakland Raider's and A's fan. Aside from sports, she most enjoyed traveling to Maui with her family. Bree had a great love for animals and was passionate about saving them. Her faithful companions, Annie and Bella, were both adopted from the local shelter. Bree touched everyone around her, and warmed their heart with her big dimples and beautiful smile. She was fun-loving, outgoing, and lived her life to the fullest. Despite her health challenges, Bree remained humorous, upbeat, and positive.
In lieu of flowers, and to honor Bree's love of animals, donations may be made to Lodi Animal Shelter 1345 W. Kettleman Ln. Lodi, CA 95242
A celebration of Life will be held at the English Oaks Seventh-day Adventist Church 1260 W. Century Blvd. Lodi on Friday, July 27, 2012, at 11:00 AM. Inurnment will be private at Cherokee Memorial Park.
Cherokee Memorial Funeral Home is honored to serve the Plines family.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.cherokee-memorial.com.
Published in Lodi News-Sentinel from July 14 to July 21, 2012