Obituary of Kathy Lynn Vermillion
Kathy Lynn Vermillion, 63, passed away surrounded by her family on December 9th, 2023, in
Tucson, AZ. Kathy has returned home to the welcomed arms of her parents, William and
Kathy was known for her boundless love and unwavering dedication to serving everyone around
her. Her passion for making others' lives better was evident in her radiant smile, which she wore
with pride while touching the hearts of those she encountered.
She had an established career at America West Airlines and later at the VA hospital, where she
dedicated herself to organizing numerous veteran service events. Her commitment to supporting
veterans showcased her selfless nature and her deep-rooted desire to give back to those who
Kathy will be deeply missed and forever remembered by her loving children, Brittany, Alexa, and
Blake, as well as her five cherished grandchildren. Additionally, she will be forever treasured by
her siblings, Stephen, Kimberly, and David, along with her nephews. Her life stood as a testament
to boundless love, unwavering compassion, and the remarkable ability to uncover joy even in the
midst of adversity.
Though Kathy’s health was failing for years, few people knew the extent to which she struggled.
Her joy for life and indomitable spirit kept her pushing through the challenges.
A Memorial Service will be held on 12/16/2023 at 2:00pm, at The LDS Tucson Rincon Stake
Center to celebrate her remarkable life and the immeasurable impact she made on the lives of
those around her. Furthermore, the Vermillion family will hold a private interment ceremony at
East Lawn Palm Cemetery in the coming weeks.