Leota Erwin Brinton, 90, died Feb. 24, 2010, at VNA Hospice House in Vero Beach.
She was born in Mount Kisco, Conn., and lived in Indian River County since 1978, coming from Newtown, Conn.
She was a member of Sebastian River Baptist Church and served as the church clerk and secretary for many years.
She was a lifetime member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Lady Martha Chapter 103, of Monroe, Conn.
She graduated from Sharon High School in Sharon, Conn., and received her degree as a registered nurse from the Henry W. Bishop Third Memorial School of Nursing, House of Mercy Hospital.
Memorial contributions may be made to VNA Hospice Foundation, 1110 35th Lane, Vero Beach FL 32960.
A memorial service will be celebrated at 4 p.m. March 8 at Sebastian River Baptist Church in Sebastian.