Sylvia Underwood

1934 - 2013 | Obituary Condolences
Sylvia Underwood Obituary
Underwood, Sylvia SAN DIEGO -- Sylvia Thomasine Underwood, quietly passed away, surrounded by her six children, on July 3, 2013. Born September 30, 1934, in Bar Harbor, Maine. She was the daughter of the late Thomas Thrasher and the late Sylvia Thrasher Osborne and John Osborne, and the widow of Raymond Underwood. Her son Stanley Underwood predeceased her in 1976 and one sister Patricia Thrasher Enerva. Called Tommie by family and friends, she graduated from La Jolla High School and attended San Diego State. In 1953, she enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served in Balboa Naval Hospital as an Occupational Therapist Technician. She is survived by her four daughters, Sharon Huppert, Beth (Dale) Alstat; Sandra (Jack) Parson; Suzi (Jeff) Brown as well as her two sons Steve and Tim Underwood; three sisters, eleven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Tommie not only served her country but her family, church, and a host of friends. She loved Ireland and being Irish and was dearly loved by all. Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2013, at St. Kieran Catholic Church, 1510 Greenfield Dr., El Cajon. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to Sharp Hospice Care, 8881 Fletcher Pkwy., Suite 336, La Mesa, CA 91942.
Published in U-T San Diego on July 14, 2013
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