Monica Epstein

November 12, 1954 — April 16, 2020

Monica Epstein

EPSTEIN, Monica, 65, of Tampa passed away on April 16, 2020. Dr. Monica Epstein was born in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba in 1954. She grew up in Jacksonville and graduated from Nathan B Forrest High School. Monica received her Psychology Degree from the University of South Florida and her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of South Florida. Monica was active at USF as a Professor in the Psychology department and Tampa Bay Academy of Collaborative Divorce Group, as well as her own private practice. Monica is survived by her loving husband of 36 years, David,  2 children—Jennifer Epstein (Mark Bates) & Joe Epstein (Jennifer), two loving sisters Karen Jackson (Jack), & Clare Yorkison (Gregg), sister in law Deborah Grant as well as nieces and nephews Denise Furano (Tim Lambertson), Melissa Winstead (Matt ), Doug Furano, Sam Shepherd, & Kim Shepherd. Honorary Pallbearers will be George Peterson, Gregg Yorkison, Jack Jackson, Rob Cohen, Bob Grieb and Marc Kaufman. In lieu of flowers Monica would like to direct donations to either USF Dept of Psychology, Fund #421210, Link:, or mail it to:  Attn: Shae Krispinsky, 4202 E Fowler Ave., #PCD4118G, Tampa, Fl  33620 or to LifePath Hospice, 3010 Azeele St. Suite #120, Tampa, Fl  33609.

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