Lisa Marie Lapia Powell, 44, passed peacefully in her sleep at home Feb. 8, 2014. She was born Feb. 23, 1969, in Pittsburgh, Pa., to Joseph Lapia Sr. and Alice Lapia.
In 1993, she moved to Southwest Florida with her son, James Trent Maggi, and daughter, Sheena Marie Sollinger.
In 2006, she married the love of her life, Gary Powell, and settled in St. James City.
She was full of life, her joys included time on the water, dancing, time spent with her family and her beloved dogs, Puppy and Shelly.
She is survived by her husband, Gary; daughter, Sheena; son, James; sister, Colleen Ball; and brother, Joseph Lapia.
Services will be announced at a later date.
In Lieu of flowers, please send donations to Lisa Powell at SunTrust Bank, St. James City branch.