BUYZE, COLLEEN 1952 to 2012 Passed away on December 15th after a short illness. Born in Sacramento, CA, the second of three children, and moved to San Diego in 1955, where she graduated from Patrick Henry High in 1970. She met her first love, Thomas Bryan Respess, in college; they married in 1972 and had two beautiful children, Christina and Jason. Colleen was a longtime employee of UCSD Medical Center, and with her second husband, Kryn Buyze, enjoyed life until suffering a debilitating stroke in 2001. Colleen is survived by daughter Christina Rensfield, and son Jason Respess; two grandsons Ayden and Jake; a sister, Lee Fullbright, and her brother, Brian Ellsworth. A private family service is pending.