People@Work: Lisa Stone

Mar. 01, 2013 @ 05:06 PM

Name: Lisa Stone

Age: 53

Family: Rebekah, daughter; Rafael and Patricia Morales, father and stepmother

Position: Administrative Asst. at Lee Memory Gardens

Hometown: Hialeah, Fla.

What is your favorite movie? All James Bond movies.

What is your favorite book? Lord of The Rings.

Is there a hobby you can’t live without? No.

Is there an item or collectible you hold dear? My jewelry given to me by my mother.

Where would someone be most likely to find you on a Saturday night? At home or church.

What was your dream job when you were a child? To be a veterinarian.

What are some of your favorite things? Helping others.

What would be your last meal? Mexican or any authentic Spanish food.

Who would be your ideal dinner guests? (name three, living or dead): My mother and grandmothers.

Ideal vacation spot: Hawaii or Belize.

Favorite professional sports team: Miami Dolphins and Pittsburgh Steelers.

If you were given $5,000 to donate to a non-profit organization, which would you pick? Donate it to my church, San Lee Chapel.

What’s the worst injury you’ve ever had? Broken arm which I had to have a metal plate and screws put in.

Ever had a brush with celebrity? Alabama at Fun Fest in Nashville.

Would you go bungee jumping or skydiving? Skydiving.

Do you have a tattoo? Yes.

Any fears or phobias? Yes. I detest rats and mice.

Ever been outside the United States? Yes, Puerto Rico and Mexico.

Favorite kind of cookie? Oatmeal Raisin.

Favorite season? Fall/Winter.

What’s the hardest thing you’ve ever had to tell someone? That their loved one’s pet didn’t have long to live.

Would you consider plastic surgery if someone else paid for it? No.

What’s the most embarrassing experience you’ve ever had at work? The mailman came and the front desk told me they gave him something another individual was to pick up and I ran across the street to get it.

Biggest pet peeve? People who drive and turn on the wrong signal light.

What’s your usual wake-up time in the morning? Mid morning.

What talent do you wish you had? Painting in oils or watercolors.

Ever seen a ghost? No.

What was your favorite TV show when you were growing up? The Midnight Special.

Favorite band or musical artist? All Genre, Kutless, Journey, Foreigner.

What’s your cell phone ringtone? Regular ring.

Favorite dessert? Key Lime Pie.

You are walking down the street on your way to work. There is a dog drowning in the canal on the side of the street. Your boss has told you if you are late one more time you get fired. What do you do? Save the dog.

If you could go back in time and change one historic event, what would it be? The assassination of President Lincoln.

What’s your favorite condiment? Miracle Whip.

Do you have bumper stickers of any kind on your car? No.

If you could create one rule that all society had to live by, what would it be? To live in peace and help the less fortunate.

Ever wondered why Kamikaze pilots wore helmets? No.

Hamburger or pizza? Hamburger.

Describe your life philosophy in six words or less: Do unto others as you would them.