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HILLSBOROUGH OBITUARIES

CASTILLO, EDDIE "BUDDY," 68, of Sun City Center, died Thursday (Oct. 30, 1997) at Tampa General Hospital. He was a lifelong resident of Ruskin. He was the owner of Castillo Paint and Body Shop in Ruskin. He was Pentecostal and a member of the Maranatha Temple Church of God, Ruskin. Survivors include his wife, Karen; a son, James Momier, Flint, Mich.; a daughter, Theresa Alonso, Land O'Lakes; a brother, Jack, Palmetto; four sisters, Daisy Mobley and Hazel Suggs, both of Lake Wales, Helen Padget, DeFuniak Springs, and Ruby Davis, Brandon; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Lewers Funeral Home, Ruskin.

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JONES, WALLACE V. "BUDDY," 85, of Tampa, died Friday (Oct. 31, 1997) in Inverness. He was born in Montgomery, Ala., and came here in 1989 from Miami. He was a machinist with the railroad. He was a member of Fleet Reserve Association, International Association of Machinist, and AARF. He was Baptist. Survivors include his daughter, Virginia Ann Dean, Lecanto; a stepson, Walter O. Singletary, Reno, Nev.; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes & Cemeteries, Nebraska Chapel, Tampa.

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KNEAPLER, CHARLES, 75, of Palm Harbor, died Saturday (Nov. 1, 1997) at Mease Countryside Hospital. He was born in New York City and lived in the Miami area for 50 years before moving to Palm Harbor two months ago. He was a CPA and was an Army Air Forces veteran of World War II. He was Jewish. Survivors include his wife, Elaine, Palm Harbor; three sons, Richard, John and Michael; and four grandchildren. Vista Funeral Home, Hialeah.

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RAYMOND, HARRY LOUIS, 96, of Valrico, died Tuesday (Oct. 28, 1997) at home. He was born in Baltimore and came here in 1987 from Cragsmoor, N.Y. He was the owner and operator of a bowling alley in Baltimore for 20 years. He was Catholic and a Navy veteran of World War I. Survivors include his daughter, Mims E. Grifo, Valrico; and two grandchildren. Stowers Funeral Home, Brandon.

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SLOAN, GLADYS JEWELL, 92, of Lakeland, formerly of Plant City, died Friday (Oct. 31, 1997) in Lakeland. She was born in Cypress and came to Lakeland from Plant City 47 years ago. She was a retired sectionizer for Kraft Foods. She belonged to Central Avenue Baptist Church, Lakeland. Survivors include a son, James E., Englewood, Tenn.; two nieces; one nephew; and several great nieces and nephews. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, Lakeland.

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