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HILLSBOROUGH OBITUARIES

AGUIAR, ALBERT, 78, of Tampa, died Friday (Nov. 15, 2002). Survivors include his wife, Mary "Betty;" a son, Albert Jr.; a daughter, Linda Haney; a stepdaughter, Jackie Lea; three brothers, Jerry, Joe and Benny Aguiar; a sister, Margaret DeLorenzo; four grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes & Cemeteries, Garden of Memories Chapel, Tampa.

AGUIRRE, AALIYAH, infant daughter of Joaquin and Angie Aguirre, of Tampa, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002) in Plant City. Survivors include her sister, Jaylene, Tampa. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, Plant City.

ALFONSO, EVALDO, 85, of Tampa, died Saturday (Nov. 16, 2002). He served in World War II as a staff sergeant in the Army and was the former owner of Alfonso Beauty Salon. He was a member of the American Legion and St. Andrew's Episcopal Church. Survivors include his wife, Rose C.; a daughter, Sonia Alfonso; three stepsons, James E. and John V. Trujillo and Jerry Sanchez; four sisters, Alice Caccitore, Delores Triana, Esther Diez and Carmen Alvarez; two brothers, Arthur and Henry Alfonso; and six grandchildren. Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes & Cemeteries, MacDill Avenue Chapel, Tampa.

CARTER, MARGUERITE, 100, of Tampa, died Saturday (Nov. 16, 2002). Born in Jacksonville, she moved to Tampa in 1924. She attended boarding school at St. Joseph's Academy in St. Augustine and was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church. Survivors include two daughters, Mary Southwick and Isabell Brown, both of Tampa; two brothers, Emanuel and Leo Danese; three sisters, Rita Taylor, Lucille Rich and Mary L. Danese, all of Jacksonville; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Glass Funeral Home, Tampa.

CIMINO, THOMAS ANTHONY, 56, of Land O'Lakes, formerly of Tampa, died Saturday (Nov. 16, 2002). Born in Neptune, N.J., he moved to Tampa in 1984. He was an Army veteran, was a retired race jockey and was Catholic. Survivors include his wife, Carol; his son, Wayne Anthony Cimino; three daughters, Trisha Whitehurst, Carolee Holland and Tina Marie Poole, all of Tampa; his father, Anthony Louis Cimino; a brother, Anthony Frank Cimino; a sister, Maria Mildred Benjamin, all of Neptune, N.J.; and seven grandchildren. Loyless Funeral Home, Land O'Lakes.

COURTNEY, PATRICIA ANN, 64, of Valrico, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002). Born in Key West, she moved to the Tampa area two years ago. She was the owner/operator of Courtney and Associates, Inc. and was Episcopal. Survivors include her husband, Frank Jr.; a son, Charlton, Etters, Pa.; two daughters, Jacquelyn Maureen Hansen, Orlando, and Deneile McKee, Plant City; and four grandchildren. Stowers Funeral Home, Brandon.

DALLMANN, LARRY L., 60, of Tampa, died Saturday (Nov. 16, 2002). Born in Milwaukee, he moved to Tampa in 1981. He was an Air Force veteran, and worked for IBM for 30 years. Survivors include his wife, Caroline; four sons, Brian, New York, Scott, David and Michale, all of Tampa; a sister, Darlene Klopfer, Milwaukee; a brother, Roy Dallmann, Denver; and four granddaughters. Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes & Cemeteries, Carrollwood Chapel, Tampa.

DAUBAR, MARGARITA CONTRERAS, 86, of Tampa, died Monday (Nov. 18, 2002). A native and lifelong resident of Tampa, she was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Legend of Mary and the Alter Society. Survivors include her husband, Enrique "Henry" Sr.; a son, Henry Jr.; a sister, Dolores Contreas; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes & Cemeteries, Armenia-A.P. Boza Chapel, Tampa.

DRYER, RABBI RANDOLPH "RANDY;" 46, of Brandon, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002). Born in Utah, he moved to Tampa 24 years ago. He was Rabbi for Beit Tehilia Messianic Israel Congregation for eight years. Survivors include his wife, Lori; two daughters, Danielle Plummer and Dina Dryer; his mother, Irene Dryer, all of Brandon; a brother, Melvin Dryer Jr., Tampa; a sister, Debbie Matthews, Riverview; and two grandchildren. Stowers Funeral Home, Brandon.

DUNN, JOHN H. SR., 86, of Sun City Center, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002). He was a Navy veteran of the Korean War and was a retired locomotive engineer. Survivors include his wife, Grace; two sons, William, Riverview, and John Jr., Wood Ridge, N.J.; a sister, Jane Devoe; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Sun City Center Funeral Home.

FERNANDEZ, LILLIAN E., 99, of Tampa, died Saturday (Nov. 16, 2002). Survivors include her grandson, Joe Nick Fernandez III; a great-grandson, Joe Nick Fernandez IV; and a great-great-grandson, Nickolas Jacob Fernandez. Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes & Cemeteries, Carrollwood Chapel, Tampa.

FRANKLIN, SYLVIA, 88 of Tampa, died Saturday (Nov. 16, 2002). Born in Virginia, she moved to Tampa in 1955. She was a member of the German-American and Polish-American Clubs. Survivors include her son, Floyd "Buddy" Kline; two daughters, Patricia Scott and Ida McGovern; a stepdaughter, Ila Gregg; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes & Cemeteries, Carrollwood Chapel, Tampa.

KINARD, ROY, 69, of Plant City, died Monday (Nov. 18, 2002) in Brandon. Born in Lenox, Ga., he moved to the Tampa area three years ago from Lake City and was Baptist. Survivors include two daughters, Cathy Wiggins, Lee, and Angel Kinard, Mayo; three sons, Roger, Mayo, Richard, Plant City, and Terry, Lee; two brothers, Eber and George, both of Valdosta, Ga.; and 10 grandchildren. Hopewell Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens, Plant City.

LEWIS, OLIVE, 87, of Temple Terrace, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002). Born in Morgan City, La., she moved to the Tampa area several years ago. She was a member of Temple Terrace Church of Christ. Survivors include her son, J. Brent Lewis, Plant City; a daughter, Sherry Holmberg, Valrico; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Swilley Funeral Home, Tampa.

LISKO, STEPHEN ARTHUR, 74, of Tampa, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002) at University Community Hospital, Carrollwood. Born in Campbell, Ohio, he was an Army veteran, serving in the Korean and Vietnam wars. He retired after 30 years of service as a sergeant major. Survivors include his wife, Hyon Chu; four sons, Stephen A., David J., Andrew T. and Stephen Lisko; two daughters, Mary E. and Darlene Lisko; and five grandchildren. Gonzalez Funeral Home, Tampa.

MULLINS, LOIS THORNTON, 79, of Plant City, died Saturday (Nov. 16, 2002). Born in Starke, she moved to the Tampa area in 1931. She attended Fort Alafia Assembly of God. Survivors include four sons, Hansel A., Lee A., Wayne and Steven Walker, all of Plant City; two sisters, Dorothy Dunning, Valrico, and Laverne Ferris, Spartanburg, S.C.; two brothers, Ollie Thornton, Santa Rosa, Calif., and Fred Thornton, Seffner; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Hopewell Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens, Plant City.

STAINBACK, RUSSELL JR. "RUSTY," 41, of Plant City, died Saturday (Nov. 16, 2002). He was a welder for Bliss Construction and was Baptist. Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Anna and Jessie Rameriz, Plant City; two brothers, Anthony Stainback, Jacksonville, and Alvin Brewer, Lakeland; and a sister, Nita Walmsley, Plant City. Haught Funeral Home, Plant City.

TOMBERLIN, GEORGE LESTER, 81, of Plant City, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002) in Lakeland. Born in Pleasant Grove, he was a longtime resident of the Tampa area. He was an Army veteran of World War II and was a railroad conductor. He was a member of the Lions Club of Plant City, the Olin S. Wright Masonic Lodge No. 79 F & AM and a member of First Baptist Church of Plant City. Survivors include a daughter, Robin Nason, Plant City; a son, Duane Lester Tomberlin, Jacksonville; a sister, Velma Wetherington, Plant City; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Hopewell Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens, Plant City.

TYLER, MARY, 71, lifelong resident of Tampa, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002). Survivors include her husband, Tom; two children, Chris and MaryNell; and two grandchildren. Adams & Jennings Funeral Home, Tampa.

VALENTI, GRACE, 93, lifelong resident of Tampa, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002). Survivors include her sister, Elise Trafficante; and nine nieces and nephews, Thelma Castellano, Marie Anderson, Lucille Albano, Lucille Miller, Angelo Reina Jr., Henry Valenti Jr., Dr. Joseph Valenti Jr., Inez Leto and Irene Haya. Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Homes & Cemeteries, Armenia-A.P. Boza Chapel, Tampa.

VanESSEN, SHEILA, 52, of Temple Terrace, died Saturday (Nov. 16, 2002). She was an LPN and received the Florence Nightingale Award for outstanding nursing. She was a member of the Northside Assembly of God Church. Survivors include her husband, Michael; two daughters, Tina Starkey and Christine Joseph; her father, Clifford Angel; six brothers and sisters; and seven grandchildren. C.E. Prevatt Funeral Home, Temple Terrace.

WHITLATCH, LAWRENCE A., 86, of Tampa, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002). Born in Parkersburg, W.Va., he moved to the Tampa area in 1998 from California. He was a retired postal supervisor, a Navy veteran of World War II and a member of Bayshore Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Virginia Merryman Espy; a son, Charles; a daughter, Donna Zura; a stepson, David Espy; a stepdaughter, Sarah Menendez; two brothers, Elmer and Glenn; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Stowers Funeral Home, Brandon.

WOOLS, PAULINE N. HOWELL, 87, of Albany, Ga., formerly of Tampa, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002) at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital, Albany. She was a homemaker, a cosmetician and a member of El Bethel Baptist Church, Tampa. Survivors include her daughter, Janie Baucom, Albany, Ga.; a son, Fred Howell, Zephyrhills; a sister, Trummie Godwin, Cairo, Ga.; 10 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren. Parker-Bramlett Funeral Home, Camilla, Ga.

YANCEY, ANNIE, 81, of Plant City, died Sunday (Nov. 17, 2002). Born in Quitman, Ga., she was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Anthony "Kink;" two sons, Jerry, Plant City, and Vernon, Dover; two daughters, Patricia Wilkerson, Mulberry, and Peggy Loetscher, Lakeland; three sisters, Betty Arnold, Zephyrhills, Grace McCoy and Lurine Johnson, both of Plant City; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Wells Memorial Funeral Home, Plant City.

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