FUENTES, Evelyn, age 83, passed away peacefully with her family by her side. She was a native of Tampa, born in Ybor City, June 22, 1929. She is survived by her husband, Joseph Fuentes. She was preceded in death by her father, Luciano Del Rio; and mother, Maria Del Rio Nunez. She graduated from Sacred Heart Academy in 1948 and retired from GTE after 30 years of service, spending her later years running a ranch with her husband in Odessa, FL. She was loved dearly by her husband, family, and many dear friends. She is also survived by her loving niece, Elsa Villa and husband, Rene and children; cousins, Don and Ralph Cuervo; nephew, Robert Gardana and wife, Ruthie Gardana and children. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at the Chapel of JGR Funeral Home, 6718 N. Armenia Ave., Tampa. A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 11:00am at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Tampa. Interment will follow in Myrtle Hill Cemetery. online condolences to www.jgrfuneralhome.com

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JGR Funeral Home - Tampa
6718 N. Armenia Avenue  Tampa, FL 33604

Published in TBO.com on Oct. 22, 2012