Alfia M. Bourne, 86, of Cherokee Village, Ark., formerly of Cleveland, Ohio, died July 26, 2007, at her home. Alfia was born Sept. 24, 1920, in Cleveland, Ohio, the daughter of the late Mauro and Rosario (Sarbello) Miano, both formerly of Italy.
She was an attorney and a member of the Catholic Church.She is survived by: her sister, Concetta Lopez of Cherokee Village; a sister-in-law, Loretta Miano of California; a nephew, Salvator Miano of Hardy; three nieces, Helene Robertson of Cherokee Village, Antoinette Cuccia and Jaqlyn Glass both of California; and several great-nephews; and great-nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Salvator Miano.A memorial service was held July 27 at Tri-County Funeral Home in Highland, Ark., Interment followed in Cleveland, Ohio. Arrangements were under the direction of the Tri-County Funeral Home of Highland.