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Carole Louise Tambone
January 25, 1943 – September 7, 2021
Carole Louise Tambone, 78, formerly of Woodstock, IL, passed away on September 7, 2021 in St. Augustine, FL. Carole was born January 25, 1943 at Fort Lewis Army Base in Tacoma, WA, the eldest child of Dr. John Tambone and Patricia Whitmore Tambone. She attended St. Mary Catholic School in Woodstock and graduated from Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart in Lake Forest, IL in 1961. Following high school, Carole attended Lone Mountain College and the Katharine Gibbs School. She started her family in the Chicago Suburbs before eventually relocating to St. Augustine, FL where she remained throughout the second half of her life.
Carole is survived by her daughters Christina Balesh of St. Augustine, FL and Maria (Anas) Benjelloun of Jacksonville, FL along with grandchildren Holly Langlois and Noah, Elias, and Karima Benjelloun. She is also survived by her siblings Thomas Tambone (Lorraine Forster), Marcie Tambone (John Moriarty), Bette Meussling, Richard (Martha) Tambone, Marion (Jeff) Whallin, Janie (Alan) Watkins, William (Kelli) Tambone, and Robert (Jackie) Tambone, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Carole was preceded in death by her parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and brother-in-law Stephen Meussling.
No memorial service will be held. Carole will be laid to rest next to her parents in Greenwood Cemetery, Woodstock, IL.