It is with great sadness that the family of Traci Virgillito Welty announces that she died peacefully in her home on Saturday, June 12, 2021. She was 49 years old.
Traci will be remembered lovingly by her two beautiful daughters, Lauren Elizabeth and Kaitlyn Elise, the pride and joy of her life. The legacy of Traci’s kindness, sense of humor, and gentle spirit will live on through them.
She is also survived by her parents, Lou Virgillito (Kathleen) and Peggie Welch (John); her sister, Amanda; her brother, Vincent; her beloved aunt and uncle, Judy and Don; and many close family and friends.
Traci was predeceased by her brother, Daniel; grandparents Lottie and Edward; grandmother, Maria; and cousin, Andrea.
Traci was a talented visual artist who had a love of great films, rollercoasters, and the perfect margarita. Her deep commitment to family was evident in how she lived her life. She proudly served her country in the United States Air Force.
Memorial donations may be made in Traci’s name to the Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee.
A Celebration of Life service for Traci will be Friday, June 18, 2021 at 3:00 PM at Sykes Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Friday from 1:30 PM until the time of service. Traci will later be interred at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery.
Please visit Traci's guestbook at www.sykesfuneralhome.com and share a memory with the family.