Obituary of Marilyn Jean Blank
BLANK, Marilyn Jean, 69, of Tampa, Florida, passed away peacefully at home with her loving family. Marilyn lived life to the fullest, whether she was traveling the United States with her over the road trucking job that she adored with her pup Wilbur by her side or vacations with her family. She especially loved the beach and cruises. Marilyn had a huge heart when it came to helping out others in need, no matter the situation. She was preceded by death by her husband, Eddie and daughter, Kristina Aileen. Marilyn is survived by her daughter, Penny Ruffner and her husband, Brian; son, Hinton Eugene; grandchildren, Christopher Shawn, Tori Iyleen and Kyle Taylor; great grandson, Adrian Kris; parents, Jesse and Patricia Collins; three brothers, Jesse, Rick and Tom Collins; son in law, Eric Martin; several nieces and nephews; extended family and friends.