Rebecca Lynn Richie
Rebecca Lynn Richie
July 21, 1962 - May 10, 2020

Rebecca L. Richie

Rebecca Lynn Richie, 57, of Interlachen, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2020 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka following a courageous and long fought battle with cancer. Rebecca was born in Toccoa, Georgia and lived most of her life in Putnam County, FL. She attended Palatka High School, received her Associates Degree from St. Johns River State College in Palatka (formerly St. Johns River Community College), a Bachleors’ Degree from the University of Florida in Gainesville and a Master’s Degree In Library Science from Florida State University. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, music, animals, reading and fishing.

She was preceded in death by her father, Barfield Richie.

Surviving are ; her mother and step-father, Mary and David Vezzetti of Palatka; a daughter and son-in-law, Ellie and Thomas Hoffman and grandson Miles Hoffman of Florahome; a sister, Angela “Angel” Richie of Florahome; three nephews, Franklin Ausborn, Seth Adkinson and Micah Atkinson and five great nieces and nephews.

In honoring Rebecca’s wishes no services are planned.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to:
Spirit of the Suwannee Park or Suwannee Spirit Kids Music Camp ( or to
Live Oak Music and Arts Foundation, P.O. Box 50097, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32240-0097.

For donations in check form, please mark your donations to the “Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park“ or to “Suwannee Spirit Kids Music Camp”

Messages of comfort or sympathy may be expressed on her online guestbook at

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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