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Edith Marie "Sis" Bru Tomlinson

November 15, 1922 ~ November 7, 2017 (age 94)

Edith Marie Bru Tomlinson "Sis" age 94, of Orlando, Fl., passed away November 7, 2017. Mrs. Tomlinson was born November 15, 1922 in Mobile, Alabama, the daughter of the late S.V. and Edith (Gass) Bru. Edith was a homemaker. She was married to Lynn C. "Tommy" Tomlinson, Sr. U.S. Army Ret. they spent three years in Japan, and three years in France, and numerous stateside posts. Edith loved to play golf with her many friends and dance to Lawrence Welk every Saturday night. She was a member of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church; Winter Pines Gold Club, and the Retired Officer's Wives Club of Central Florida. Mrs. Tomlinson was predeceased by her husband Lynn Sr., in 1992, three brothers Billy, R.C., Bibbie, two sisters June, and Rosemary Bru Latham. Edith is survived by three sons Lynn C. Tomlinson, Jr, Mike D. Tomlinson, Patrick S. (Carol) Tomlinson and one brother Thomas Bru. She is also survived by three grandchildren Lisa (Shane) Riley, Leslie Tomlinson, Dawn (Carey) Barlow; six great grandchildren Kristina Tomlinson, Sara (Jeff) Koehl, Dyllan Tomlinson, Alexis Riley, Hannah Barlow, and Emily Barlow. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 10:00 AM at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church 526 N. Park Ave. Winter Park, Fl., 32789. Graveside Inurnment Service will be held on November 30, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery 6100 Three Notch Rd. in Tillmans Corner Mobile, Alabama 36619. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations in her name to St. Jude's Children's Hospital (800) 822-6344, online at, or by mail to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, Tennessee 38105

 Service Information

Celebration of Life
November 27, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church
526 North Park Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789

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