Emily C. NorthupDecember 17, 1947 ~ June 27, 2017 (age 69)
Emily Catherine Northup 'Kathy', 69, passed away peacefully Tuesday, 27 June 2017 with her daughter (Kendra) and son in law (Mike) by her side in Saint Petersburg, Florida.
Kathy was born on 17 December 1947 to Grady and Mattie Burke in Marianna, Florida, and grew up in Panama City, Florida. She attended Bay County High School. After graduation, Kathy met and married Keith Lawrence Northup, an airman in the United States Air Force. She then spent the next twenty years traveling as an Airman's wife. Upon her husband's retirement, they resided in Seminole, Florida.
Just a few of Kathy's many enjoyments included time with family, reading, catching a good bargain, and NASCAR. She also enjoyed time on the beach, as she loved the water.
Survivors include her daughter, Kendra Northup, son in law Michael Williams, her sister Patricia Sweeney, two brothers, Thomas Burke and John Burke, and four grandsons, Zachary Northup, Nathaniel Barron, Thomas Williams, and Christopher Williams. She is predeceased by her husband of forty-two years ( 22 November 1969), her sister Martha Livingston, and her brother William Burke. Kathy also leaves behind many dear friends and family who will miss her.
A visitation will be held from 12:30-1:30 PM on Monday, 3 July 2017 , with services following at 130 PM. Interment will follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Park, 12905 Wild Acres Road, Largo, FL 33773 (Located off of Ulmerton Road) .
David C. Gross Funeral Homes, Central Avenue Chapel in St. Petersburg is serving the family.