Our Obituaries

Marie McBroom

August 22, 1922 - April 20, 2015

92, of Tempe, Arizona, passed away on April 20, 2015. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Jim of 49 years and an infant son John. She was born in Napoleon, Ohio. She owned and operated a small grocery store with her husband Jim and family, called Jim's Superette in Tempe. They both retired and together did a lot of volunteer work for numerous charities. Marie was also a member of...
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David George Butler

October 28, 1938 - April 11, 2015

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Ronald William Collett

April 27, 1948 - April 8, 2015

Ronald W. Collett, a generous husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, avid reader and mentor to many, died unexpectedly April 8 at his Tempe Home. He was 66. A celebration of his life will be at 2 p.m. Sat., April 18. Please contact Carr-Tenney Mortuary at 480-967-2104 for more information. Born in Chicago to Robert and Stella, Ron's family moved frequently throughout his childhood,...
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Harry Cornelius Van Kirk

September 11, 1914 - April 5, 2015

Harry C. Van Kirk of Tempe, Arizona, formerly of Franklin Lakes, New Jersey, died peacefully at home, surrounded by his daughters on Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015. He was 100 years old.Born on September 11, 1914 in Paterson, New Jersey to the late Cornelius L. and Annabel (Shaw) Van Kirk. He graduated from Eastside High School in Paterson, New Jersey. He later attended the New York University...
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Raymond Arnold Black

February 4, 1924 - March 30, 2015

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August Wendell Knoche

November 15, 1927 - March 27, 2015

August Wendell Knoche, former Tempe Union High School Math teacher, passed away Friday March 27th at age 87. He was born in Fort Wayne, IN, son of William H and Nadine (Hull) Knoche, deceased. Attending school through high school in Fort Wayne and 2 years at Purdue University in Lafayette. He then moved to Phoenix, Arizona. He earned his BA degree in Education from Arizona State College in 1953...
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Diane Ankrom

April 7, 1930 - March 19, 2015

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Eileen B. Schreer

January 16, 1919 - March 19, 2015

Eileen Barbara Schreer, 96, of Tempe, passed peacefully away on March 19, 2015. She was born January 16, 1919 in Detroit, Michigan to Clarence and Florence Navarre. She married Otto Schreer in 1937. Retirement brought them to Arizona in 1978. Eileen was a homemaker who was quite creative. She was known for her beautifully decorated wedding cakes and seamstress skills. She was also blessed with a...
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Michael Alwyn Cullen

May 13, 1939 - March 15, 2015

WHAT THE BLOODY HELL ARE YOU DOING HERE!!Michael Alwyn Cullen went to be with the Lord as he passed Sunday March 15, 2015 at 5:55 a.m. at Chandler Regional Hospital with his wife and son at his side. Michael was acting appropriately inappropriate up until his passing which was his nature. Michael was preceded in death by his parents Frank and Norah Cullen, his sister Patricia "Pat" Cullen who...
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Mamie Lorraine Fischer

May 13, 1924 - March 11, 2015

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Leroy George Elliott

April 9, 1913 - March 9, 2015

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Paul Guerra Chavarria

August 22, 1933 - March 6, 2015

81, born August 22, 1933, passed peacefully on March 5, 2015, surrounded by his family. Paul was a native of Tempe, Arizona. He is a graduate of Tempe High School, where he participated in the marching band. Paul served in the Navy, where he played with the drum and bugle corp. Following the Navy, he graduated from Arizona State University with a Master's Degree in Education. He worked for Tempe...
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Carl E. Knauss

September 21, 1932 - March 2, 2015

Carl E. Knauss died peacefully on March 2, 2015 at the age of 82. He is survived by his daughter Sandra Metcalf, three grand children, Crystal Cook, Stephen Metcalf, Sarah Metcalf, grand daughter-in-law Allona Burks Metcalf and one great grandson Lincoln Metcalf, sister Wyleese Wilson, sisters-in-law Elaine Knauss, Norma Knauss, Laura Knauss and brothers Dalton Knauss, Vernon Knauss and brother...
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Valerie Sina Kelsall

February 12, 1985 - March 2, 2015

Valerie Sina Kelsall passed away Monday, March 2nd, 2015. Valerie was born on February 12, 1985 in Woodstock, Illinois. She is survived by her parents Linda and Steve Kelsall and siblings James (Jen) Kelsall and Caroline (John) Kelsall Brackney. She was a loving aunt to her niece, Emma Kelsall, and her nephews, Parker Kelsall and Eli Brackney. Valerie's hobbies included hiking, traveling and...
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Mary Louise Malchow

May 26, 1950 - February 25, 2015

Mary passed Wednesday morning at the age of 64 in her home in Tempe. Though her passing was sudden, she went peacefully. Mary lived her life for those closest to her, and will be celebrated by those that knew her best. Mary had a passion for life that was emphasized in her compassion for others. From becoming a nurse to help those she could in their times of pain, to dedicating herself to...
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Irene Margaret Bradley

September 24, 1916 - February 7, 2015

Irene Bradley, 98, was called home February 7, 2015. She was born September 29, 1916 near Winifred, Montana at the homestead of her parents Ira an Bertha Crawford. Irene graduated from Winifred High School and married Ober Hallickson in June 1935. They owned a wheat and cattle ranch south of Winifred. They were thrilled to get REA Electricity at the ranch in 1947. By this time they already had...
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Edward Francis Ufalusi

September 30, 1935 - February 2, 2015

Edward Frances UfalusiSeptember 30, 1935 ''' February 2, 2015Edward passed away peacefully on February 2, 2015 at his Chandler home with his loving family by his side. Ed was born in Meriden, CT to John Ufalusi and Elizabeth Karhut Ufalusi and raised in Walllingford, CT. He graduated from St. Mary's HS and served honorably the US Army in Germany between 1956-1958, as a Radar Specialist. Fortunate...
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Margaret Louise Gilbertsen

June 18, 1921 - February 1, 2015

Margaret was born June 18, 1921 in Anderson, Indiana and she died peacefully at the age of 93 after a long and full life on February 1, 2015 at her home in Mesa. Arizona.Margaret was well loved and lived a full life.Margaret and her family moved to a farm in Waukegan IL in 1939-1940, then returned to Anderson, however her sister and mother had asthma so they moved to Arizona in 1944. In 1947,...
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Robert Nathan Hermon

July 28, 1933 - January 30, 2015

Hermon, Robert N. 81, (Bob) of Tempe, died Friday from natural causes. He was born in Winterset, Iowa, grew up in Des Moines, where he attended North High School. He was the valedictorian in 1951, and won state awards in swimming and diving. He served two years in the US Army, and graduated from Iowa State College in 1957 with a degree in Civil Engineering. He and Bev Sears, also of Des Moines,...
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Arda Mae Fuller

March 30, 1935 - January 30, 2015

Arda Mae Fuller1935-2015 Preceded in death her parents: Donald and Mabel Fuller and her brother, David Fuller.Survivors: her sister-in-law: Cherie Fuller, Nieces and nephew: Diane Garwood, Debbie Bray and Donald Fuller, also surviving are 3 great nieces and 5 great nephews, plus many brothers and sisters in Christ and friends! Arda graduated from La Porte high school and...
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Douglas F. Wheeler

January 13, 1943 - January 28, 2015

Wheeler, Douglas F., 72, passed away on January 28, 2015. He was born on January 13, 1943 in Milwaukee, WI to Howard and Dorothy Wheeler. He married Renee Miller in 1961. They had four children who he is survived by. Dawn, her husband Brian Imdieke, Doug, Don, his wife Jill and Denise. He is also survived by his six grandchildren, Cory, his wife Rae, Devonna, Austin, Matt, Jake and Alyssa. The...
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Frank Edward Wilimek

July 20, 1933 - January 12, 2015

Frank Edward Wilimek, 81, of Tempe, Arizona passed away on January 12, 2015. He was born on July 20, 1933 in Des Moines, Iowa to the late Edward and Beth Powell Wilimek. He grew up in Newton, Iowa residing there until his high school graduation. He served his country in the Army Security Agency with the 6th Infantry Division in Korea. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Business at the...
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Jose Concepci''n Mu''oz Hernandez

December 11, 1929 - January 9, 2015

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Ronald Edwin Youngberg

March 15, 1935 - December 30, 2014

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Daniel P. Carmody

March 17, 1935 - December 29, 2014

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Steven L. Morton

February 17, 1961 - December 29, 2014

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Vern Owen James

May 8, 1951 - December 26, 2014

Vern Owen James, 63, a lifelong resident of Arizona, passed away December 26, 2014. Vern was born May 8, 1951 in Phoenix, Arizona to Bill and Nellie (Hensley) James. Vern was employed in Construction as a Dry Wall Hanger. There will be a Graveside Service for Vern on Monday, January 5, 2015 10:30 am at Double Buttes Cemetery 2505 West Broadway Road Tempe, Arizona. Vern will be greatly missed by...
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Berta Schulz

August 29, 1923 - December 21, 2014

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Anna Mary Horne

May 10, 1923 - December 20, 2014

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Deborah Sue Lee

May 3, 1957 - December 16, 2014

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Brenda Foelster-Cobas

August 3, 1958 - December 14, 2014

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Marie Stiffline Connor

December 27, 1913 - December 12, 2014

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Jose M. Serna

March 25, 1920 - December 11, 2014

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Monica Rose Wallin

June 4, 1962 - December 10, 2014

Monica Rose Wallin, 52, of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away December 10, 2014. She was born in Tempe, Arizona on June 4, 1962 to Richard P. and Gay (Nichols) Ziegman. She graduated from Gerard Catholic High School in Phoenix, AZ, and attended Mesa Community College in Mesa, AZ. Monica married James J. Wallin in 1999. She was lovingly devoted to her husband and children, with her family being the...
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Edward Verne Schaffer

August 19, 1925 - December 10, 2014

Edward Verne Schaffer, 89, a longtime resident of Tempe, Arizona passed away December 10, 2014. Edward was born August 19, 1925 in Chicago, Illinois to Edward and Nicolette Schaffer. Edward was an Accountant. There are to be no services.
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William R. Lewis

September 23, 1920 - December 8, 2014

Bill Lewis was born in a farmhouse near Osceola, Iowa on September 23, 1920. He was the third of four children born to Ray and Pearle (Paul) Lewis. He passed quietly in his sleep on December 8, 2014 in Tempe, Arizona.Bill served in World War II as a combat military policeman in North Africa, Sicily, and Italy where he received the Bronze Star. He was the last known living survivor of the...
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Melissa Anne Hinkley

April 28, 1978 - December 6, 2014

Melissa Anne Henderson Hinkley 26, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Tempe, AZ on Saturday, December 6, 2014. She leaves behind two sons, Eric Henderson and Alex Hernandez, husband Jeffrey Hinkley, mother Sherry Setty, brother Matthew Henderson, step-mother Susan Henderson, step-father Leo Setty, aunts Donna Grieshaber and Peggy Marcos, uncle John Grieshaber, grandparents Norma and George...
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Yvonne Marie White

December 2, 1930 - December 5, 2014

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Timothy Edward Smith

March 17, 1953 - December 4, 2014

Timothy Edward Smith, 61, a long time resident of Tempe, Arizona, passed away December 4, 2014. Timothy was born March 17, 1953 in Cortland, New York to Charles and Margaret Smith. The family later moved to California. Tim grew up mostly in California, enjoying hiking and backpacking in high school. After high school, he joined the U.S. Air Force. Tim served in the Scotland Edinburgh Mission...
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Paul David McDonald

October 23, 1982 - December 3, 2014

Paul David McDonaldBorn October 23, 1982 in Memphis Tennessee to James and Elaine McDonald, passed away on December 3, 2014 in Chandler, Arizona at the age of 32. Paul grew up in Bartlett, Tennessee and was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church and attended school at Immanuel Lutheran School. Paul moved with his family to a farm in Indiana owned by his mother's parents in 1989. He spent three...
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Ian Joseph Borowski

January 28, 1953 - December 1, 2014

Ian Joseph Borowski, age 61 of Tempe, Arizona passed away ono Monday, December 1, 2014. Preceding him in death were his parents, Edward and Mary Borowski. Left to mourn his passing are his sister Edwina (Ray) Diehl and nephews Goeff, Eric, Matt (Bianca) and niece Heather. Along wth family he was blessed with loyal and faithful friends. He was an expert marksman with pistol and shotgun, and won...
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William Stanley Lukaszonas

March 23, 1920 - November 25, 2014

WILLIAM STANLEY LUKASZONASMarch 23, 1920 ''' November 25, 2014William was born March 23, 1920 in Niagara Falls, New York and passed away peacefully after a brief hospital stay at Chandler Regional Hospital in Chandler, Arizona on Tuesday, November 25, 2014.William moved to Tucson, Arizona February 1981 then moved to Phoenix, Arizona February 2012 to be closer to family. William spent his last...
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Bertha Valencia Vital

October 3, 1944 - November 20, 2014

Vital, Bertha Valencia ''' age 70 of Guadalupe, AZ, entered into eternal rest on November 20, 2014. Bertha was born on October 3, 1944 in Sonora, Arizona to Placido and Maria C. Valencia. She shared most of her life with her loving husband of 54 years, Manuel Vital Jr. She was a devoted Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother, Sister, Tia and Friend, always putting others before herself....
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Joseph Benjamin Ruberto

March 26, 1922 - November 18, 2014

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R. Lewis Bowman

June 6, 1924 - November 16, 2014

R. Lewis Bowman, 90, a 50 year resident of Bisbee, AZ, succumbed to a brief acute illness at Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital on 11/16/2014. As a rodeo cowboy, cattleman, insurance and real estate broker, sherriff's officer, and culminating as an author of the "Bumfuzzled" books, Lewis led a life with no regrets. His writings and cowboy quips honored those western unsung heroes who helped shape...
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Peggy Robles

July 15, 1936 - November 11, 2014

Margaret (Peggy) Baker Robles, beloved mother, grandmother and friend, passed away on November 11, 2014 after a valiant struggle with cancer. She was born to Grace Royce and Dwight Clark Baker on July 15, 1936, in Salt Lake City, Utah. She grew up in Utah, Washington, and Oregon and graduated from Sherwood Union High School in 1954. At age 18, she married Leland Roy Barnes in Vale, Oregon. They...
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James Arthur Link

June 9, 1950 - November 10, 2014

James "Jim" Arthur Link, Jr., 64, passed away Monday, November 10, 2014 in his Tempe, Arizona home. Jim was born June 9, 1950 in Des Moines, Iowa to the late James and Roberta (South) Link. Jim was a retired plumbing contractor owning companies in Des Moines, Iowa and Tempe, Arizona. Jim was a loyal and lifelong Green Bay Packers fan and shared that love with his grandsons and...
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Ramon A. Escalante

April 16, 1949 - November 8, 2014

Ramon A. Escalante III, 65, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away November 8, 2014. He was born April 16, 1949 in Oakland California to Ramon and Josephine Escalante. Ramon was a United States Marine Corp Veteran. He will be greatly missed by family and friends. Arrangements are entrusted to Carr-Tenney Mortuary, Tempe Arizona.
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Edward Joseph Sylvester

October 10, 1942 - November 8, 2014

Edward Joseph Sylvester, 72, of Tempe, Arizona passed away November 8, 2014. Edward was born October 10, 1942 in Hackensack, New Jersey to Edward and Ellen Sylvester. Edward was a College Professor with Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona.
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Giuseppe Guardi

March 12, 1928 - November 4, 2014

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Anna Maria Carlson

July 19, 1967 - October 29, 2014

Anna Maria (Montana) Carlson, 47, died at home in Tempe, unexpectedly on October 29, 2014. She was born July 19, 1967 in Phoenix, Arizona and lived in Tempe all her life. She attended Scales, Gilliland and Tempe High School. She is survived by her husband Dave Carlson, daughter Holly Sanchez; son Eirik Carlson, parents Gabino and Dolores M, sister Ramona M and brother David M, also 4...
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Duane Robert Hiett

April 22, 1930 - October 27, 2014

Duane Robert Hiett, 84, of Tempe, Arizona, passed away October 27, 2014. He was born April 22, 1930 in Sidney, Nebraska, to Marvin and Ruth (Burnham) Hiett. He was an Electonic Engineer in the aerospace industry and was a Veteran serving in the United States Air Force. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
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Christina Lynn Moakler

September 10, 1978 - October 25, 2014

Christina Lynn Moakler was born at Desert Samaritan Hospital on September 10, 1978 to John R. Moakler and Vickie Lynn Toliver. Christina went to be with the Lord on October 25, 2014. She is survived by her parents; sister Michelle Renee Hayes; brothers John Ryan and Jeffrey Moakler; grandparents Mickey and Freda Toliver; nieces Kyla and Savannah Hayes; step-mother Kathy Moakler; aunts and uncles...
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Lisa Ann Tendick

February 14, 1964 - October 21, 2014

Lisa Tendick, 50, a resident of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away October 21, 2014. Lisa was born February 14, 1964 in Fridley, Minnesota to Richard and Harriett Hudrlik. There will be a Celebration of Life for Lisa at a later date. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Arrangements are under the direction of Carr-Tenney Mortuary, Tempe, AZ.
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Elaine Mary Ferrance

April 11, 1941 - October 18, 2014

Elaine Mary Ferrance73, passed away Saturday, October 18, 2014 in Tempe, AZ. Born in Providence, RI to Mary A. and Charles L. Bradley, she graduated from St. Mary's Academy-Bayview in Riverside, RI and then as a Licensed Practical Nurse from Our Lady of Fatima Hospital School of Nursing, North Providence, RI. She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Arthur; sons Lee and Scott; grandchildren...
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Jean Jean Mies

October 15, 1931 - October 14, 2014

Jean Mies, born Oct. 15, 1931 in Janesville, WI went to be with Jesus on Oct. 14, 2014, in Tempe, AZ with her loving husband Bob of 62 years by her side. She will be remembered for her loyalty and generosity to her family, friends and neighbors. She loved traveling with her husband and spending time with family. She was preceded in death by her parents Harold and Myrtle Boos and brother Harry...
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Kathleen L. Fil

May 1, 1955 - October 10, 2014

Kathleen L. Fil (Kat), passed away peacefully at her home on October 10, 2014. She loved her wolves and being around her family, especially her grandchildren. She had a heart of gold, she would help anyone out who were in need. She is survived by her daughter Golda Smith, son Justin Darcy, her niece Sara Allen, an older brother Mike Murphy, and brother (Native) Erik J. Blackwolfe, 13...
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Betty I. Hyman

May 17, 1925 - October 5, 2014

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Philip Ross Reck

October 10, 1976 - September 30, 2014

Reck, Philip Ross 37, of Tempe, AZ passed away on September 30, 2014. Phil was born in Tempe and lived in the Phoenix area for most of his life. He was a wonderful guy with a quick wit, big heart and a great sense of humor. He will be sorely missed by everyone who knew him. He is survived by his parents, Ross and Marcia Reck of Tempe, his sisters, Katie Laurino & Nancy Reck, brother-in-law...
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Paul A. Costello

October 6, 1932 - September 28, 2014

Paul Andrew Costello, 81, an Electrician, of Tempe, Arizona passed away September 28, 2014. Paul was born October 6, 1932 in Glen Cove, New York to Mark and Cornelia Costello. Paul resided in Arizona since 1979. Paul was a US Army Veteran. He will be missed by family and friends. Arrangements under the direction of Carr-Tenney Mortuary, Tempe, AZ.
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Donald William Welsh

February 23, 1927 - September 22, 2014

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Andrew Francis Laubmeier

August 24, 1943 - September 22, 2014

Andrew Francis Laubmeier, 71, of Phoenix passed away September 22, 2014 in Mesa, Arizona. Andrew was born August 24, 1943 in Phoenix Arizona, he attended St. Mary's High School and Arizona State University and achieved a Bachelor's degree in 1966. Andy was a Certified Public accountant and had been a partner at Dennis, Schmich & Company CPA's of Phoenix. Andy married Diane Roloff January...
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Patricia A. Horwath

January 21, 1939 - September 16, 2014

Patricia A. Horwath, 75, a resident of Phoenix Arizona, passed away September 16, 2014. Patricia was a Realtor and Real Estate Broker. She was born January 21, 1939 in New York, New York to Joseph and Alice Thompson. The Funeral Mass will be Monday, September 22, 2014 10:00 am at Corpus Christi Catholic Church 3550 East Knox Road, Phoenix. She will be missed by her family and friends.Arrangements...
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Rebecca Denise Neugart

September 26, 1968 - September 12, 2014

Rebecca "Bekki" Denise Gomez Neugart born 9/26/68 passed away 9/12/14. She was born in Phoenix, Arizona. She graduated in 1987 from Corona Del Sol High School and went on to fulfil her career in the medical field as a Cardio Tech with Arizona Heart Institute. Her favourite past time was spending time with friends and family, especially with her daughter Brittni and Patrick at their...
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Bruce Alan Hammett

June 21, 1951 - September 8, 2014

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James G. Baumann

December 8, 1918 - September 2, 2014

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Ricky Weinberg

May 22, 1951 - August 31, 2014

Beloved husband and father. Ricky Weinberg, 63, of Tempe AZ passed away on 8/31/2014. Born in Cleveland Ohio, Rick moved to Arizona in 1977. He was married to his current wife, Barbara, in 2010. He was the owner of VCRpro and CPU Fixit Guy. He loved to teach and help people with their computers. He taught at Apollo College and was voted Outstanding Instructor in 2003. He was a gentle,...
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Edwin Miles Beard

October 27, 1933 - August 30, 2014

Edwin Miles Beard, 80 yearsBorn: October 27, 1933, Thorndale, Texas (Milam County) Death: August 30th, 2014, Phoenix , Arizona (Maricopa County)Edwin Beard was the son of Ulric Wyatt & Estelle Smith Beard in the farming community of Thorndale, Texas.Ed graduated and was Valedictorian from Thorndale High School in 1951. He earned a Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering from the...
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James Richard Olsen

June 22, 1940 - August 28, 2014

James Richard Olsen lost his fight with Alzheimer's on August 28th, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. His wife of fifty-one years, Sharon Lynn Evans Olsen, and his family were by his side. He is survived by his children, Virginia Lynn and Mark Andrew Lucas and James Michael and Debora Diane Olsen and his grandchildren, Christopher Michael Olsen, Kaitlyn Marie Lucas, Chadd Mark Lucas, Mary McKenna Olsen,...
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James S. Casselman

February 8, 1922 - August 22, 2014

James S. Casselman 92 passed peacefully on August 22 2014. Jim was born February 8th 1922 in Scammon Kansas. He was predeceased by his wife Virginia. He is survived by his daughter Kathryn, his son Patrick (Debbie). Grandchildren Joshua (Jennifer),and Jenny (Erica). Greatgrandchildren PV2 Gabriel (Bethany),Anthony and Rhiannon. He had a 41 year career with Mountain States Tel., later Mountain...
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William Edward Syers

February 26, 1926 - August 21, 2014

William (Bill) Syers, 88, born February 26, 1926 in DeKoven, KY passed away after an extended illness on August 21, 2014. Bill and his wife, Veda were married for over 65 years and have lived in Tempe, AZ since 1970. He is survived by his wife, and two sons, David (Cherine) of Syracuse, IN and Drew of Tempe, AZ, two grandchildren, Candace (Joseph) Good of Kokomo, IN and Anthony ( Annie) Syers of...
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Edith R. Shankland

July 7, 1942 - August 14, 2014

Shankland, Edith R.72, of Ahwatukee passed away on August 14, 2014. Edy was born in Pampa, TX, on July 7, 1942, the first child of Ralph and Elaine West. Her early years were spent in Amarillo, TX, where she attended St. Mary's Academy from the first through 11th grades. In 1956, her family moved to Phoenix, where she attended and graduated from Xavier High School. Edy studied at Arizona...
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Horacio Reynoso Dadia

February 3, 1954 - August 12, 2014

Horacio Reynoso Dadia Jr., 60, of LaVeen, Arizona, passed away August 12, 2014. Horacio was born February 2, 1954 in Cavite, Philippines to Horacio and Rosita (Reynoso) Dadia. Horacio resided in Arizona for 6 years. He and his wife Ruby were members of Jesus the Lord Church in Mesa, Arizona. The Funeral Service for Horacio was held, Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Jesus the Lord Church in Mesa,...
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Robert M. Sharp

April 22, 1969 - August 11, 2014

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Jean A. Canney

May 10, 1922 - August 1, 2014

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Mary Lou Duvivier

July 20, 1928 - July 29, 2014

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Thomas Fil

October 9, 1953 - July 17, 2014

Thomas (Roadrunner) Fil, October 9, 1953 to July 17, 2014.He will be missed greatly. He is survived by his wife Kathleen of 37 years, a loving and beautiful marriage, also a loveable, caring daughter, Golda, a loveable foster daughter Jammie, a caring foster son Justin, a brother Frank and sister Theresa and a son Richard. He also had 10 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. He believed in ...
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Kathryn H. Whalen

February 11, 1923 - July 16, 2014

In Loving Memory of Kathryn H. Whalen, February 11, 1923 - July 16, 2014.Kathryn was a: Elementery Teacher, Proud member of the Tempe Women's Club, Las Guias at the Heard Museum and Delta Kappa Gamma Society, Mother, Grandmother, Greatgrandmother and Friend to many. There will be a Memorial Service, Friday, July 25, 2014 11:00 am at the Tempe Women's Club, 1290 S. Mill Avenue, Tempe,...
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Lois J. Robertson

January 31, 1916 - July 9, 2014

Lois Jones Robertson went to be with her Lord on July 9, 2014. She was born January 1916 in Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania to Alfred Deagan and Estella Gilliland Jones. She was a graduate of Jersey Shore High School and Clearfield Memorial Hospital. Lois married Richard Black Robertson in 1942 and they had two daughters; they moved to Arizona in 1956 and settled in Tempe. She was employed by Dr....
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Robert John Minitti

January 9, 1940 - June 29, 2014

Robert J. Minitti, 74, passed away peacefully at his home on 6/29/14 after a courageous 8 yr. battle with a rare form of cancer. His positive attitude and fighting spirit were admired by all who knew him. Sheer willpower carried him through the last few days. Robert was born in Windber, PA to Carl and Helen Minitti. He graduated from ASU where he played football under Coach Frank Kush. He...
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Bert W. Fisher

July 27, 1934 - June 28, 2014

Bert W. Fisher, 79, died suddenly, Saturday June 28, 2014 at his home after a lengthy illness. He was born in Cleveland Ohio, he moved to Arizona in 1990. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Dolores "Dolly" Fisher, his sister, Lois Faircloth of Brunswick, Ohio, his brother, Tom Fisher of Indianapolis, Indiana, his daughters, Pamela, Carrie and Cynthia, and his sons, Bert, Scott, and...
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Antoinette M. Tanana

February 22, 1930 - June 18, 2014

Antoinette M. Tanana, 84, of Chandler, Arizona, passed away June 18, 2014. She resided in Arizona for 12 years. She was born February 22, 1930 in Geneva, New York to Michael and Mary Legott. She was a Telephone Operator. Services will be held at a later date in Colorado. Arrangements under the direction of Carr-Tenney Mortuary, Tempe, AZ.
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Florence Judith Radavich

July 31, 1925 - June 14, 2014

Florence Judith Radavich, 88, a resident of Mesa, Arizona, passed away June 14, 2014. She was born July 31, 1925 in Chicago, Ilinois to Stephen and Gladys (Jasinski) Stefaniak. She resided in Arizona for 30 years. Arrangements under the direction of Carr-Tenney Mortuary, Tempe, AZ.
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Susan Irene Ponder

March 28, 1951 - June 11, 2014

Susan Irene Hall Ponder passed away on June 11th, 2014 after a long illness. She was born on March 28th, 1951 to Edna Irene and James Jackson Hall in Birmingham, AL. She married Terry Ponder in 1972 and they moved to Arizona together in 1973. Susan taught in the Tempe Elementary School District for 30 years, teaching 1st to 8th graders and most grades in between. She was active at Community...
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Sherman Michael Axel

November 4, 1940 - June 5, 2014

Axel, Dr. Sherman M. 73, of Tempe, passed away on June 5, 2014. Sherman was born on November 4, 1940, in Madison, Wisconsin and moved to Tempe, Arizona with his family in 1946. Sherman was a graduate of Arizona State University and the University of Colorado School of Medicine. Sherman served as a medical officer in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. After medical school and his time in the...
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Lee S. Selzer

June 5, 1957 - June 4, 2014

Lee S. Selzer, 56, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away June 4, 2014. Lee was born June 5, 1957 in Cleveland, Ohio to Lee and Rose Selzer. He moved to Arizona five years ago. He was a member of Resurrection Catholic Church in Tempe. He was a member of the John Paul the Great Council 13856 of the Knights of Columbus. He will be greatly missed by family and friends. Arrangements under the direction of...
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Francis C. Montagna

October 5, 1926 - May 31, 2014

Frank C. "Buppy" Montagna went home to be with the Lord on May 31, 2014, following a brief illness. Frank was born on October 5, 1926 in Brooklyn, New York and was a man who dedicated his life to God, his family, and his country. He was a Navy Veteran of World War II and retired from the New York City Police Department as a Lieutenant. He raised a family with the love of his life, Rose...
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Henrietta Neese

September 14, 1926 - May 24, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Carr-Tenney Mortuary, Tempe, AZ.
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Priscilla Ann Yazzie

December 17, 1961 - May 23, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Carr-Tenney Mortuary, Tempe, AZ.
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Steven Charles Wilson

April 25, 1981 - May 17, 2014

Steven Charles Wilson, 33, a resident of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away May 17, 2014. He was born April 25,1981 in Los Angeles, California to Larry and Anita Wilson. He moved to Arizona in 2008. Services and burial will be in California. Arrangements under the direction of Carr-Tenney Mortuary, Tempe, AZ.
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Ramona R. Trask

December 9, 1920 - May 16, 2014

Our loving mother, Ramona Trask, age 93 passed away in Helena on May 16, 2014. She was born on December 9, 1920, in Sandy, Utah. After high school she went to a business school in Salt Lake City. She worked at the Dairymen's Association in Idaho Falls, where she met her husband. She married Ernest Melvin Trask on June 1, 1942. They were later sealed in the LDS Portland Temple. She was the...
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Marion Lillian Severance

December 13, 1937 - May 12, 2014

Adored by many and loved by many more, Marion Lillian "Toots"Severance, passed away peacefully surrounded by her children, at theage of 76 from natural causes on Monday May 12, 2014 in Pasco,Washington. She was born in Chicago, Illinois on December 13, 1937 toMarion and Lillian Robinson. In 1957 she married James MauriceSeverance.Marion's faith was so beautiful that it defined her. And what...
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Charles Troller

June 18, 1944 - May 11, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Carr-Tenney Mortuary, Tempe, AZ.
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Ruben G. Quezada

April 20, 1932 - May 11, 2014

Ruben Quezada Sr., 82, of Ahwatukee, Arizona was welcomed into Heaven on the evening of May 11, 2014. Ruben was born in Globe, Arizona on April 20, 1932. Ruben went on to proudly serve his country in the United States Army and fought in the Korean War. Ruben retired from the Arizona Distributing Company as a truck driver and was a proud member of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. Ruben...
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Maria McBride

March 7, 1964 - April 23, 2014

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Roger Green Isaacson

June 26, 1919 - April 16, 2014

Roger G. Isaacson passed away peacefully on April 16, 2014. Born in Fort Dodge, Iowa, on June 26, 1919, his journey of 94 years was filled with decades of teaching, coaching, and impacting countless lives of students, athletes, friends and family. After graduation from Fort Dodge High School as a stellar student and State Champion wrestler, he attended Iowa State Teachers College where he was...
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Mary Adele Melis

December 12, 1923 - April 15, 2014

Mary Adele Melis died April 15, 2014, in Mesa, Arizona. She was born Mary Adele Newcomer on December 12, 1923, in Douglas, Arizona. Her parents were Dr. John Ritchie Newcomer, an orthodontist, and Georgia Leonard Frost Newcomer, who arrived in Douglas in 1902 in a covered wagon. Mary Adele's brother, John Arthur, was also born in Douglas in 1926. The family moved to Phoenix when Mary Adele and...
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Brenda Lee Horwoth

July 11, 1946 - March 27, 2014

Brenda Horwoth July-11- 1946 ------ March -27- 2014Brenda Lee Horwoth 67, of Tempe , passed away on Thursday March 27, 2014. She was born July 11, 1946 in Ecru, Mississippi to Albert and Rose Hawkins. She worked for Xerox for many years, but recently retired from the Care Mark company. She had resided in Arizona for fourteen years...
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Patricia K. Slocum

March 18, 1930 - March 25, 2014

Patricia K. Slocum a gentle spirit, loving wife and caring mother passed March 25th, 2014 in Tempe, Arizona after a long illness. Pat grew up in Crystal Falls, Michigan daughter to Ward J. and Flora J. Kelly. She received her Bachelor of Laws and Juris Doctor from the John Marshall Law School, and was licensed to counsel before the Illinois State Supreme Court. She practiced in the Chicago area...
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Arlyne Frances Beebe

October 4, 1926 - March 14, 2014

Arlyne Frances Beebe, 87, a resident of Tempe, Arizona passed away Friday March 14, 2014. Arlyne was born October 4, 1926 in Pleasant Dale, Nebraska to Ben and Agnes Tichy. Arlyne is survived by her children Lori Jiron, Kimberly Skalniak and Robert Beebe, 6 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. There will be a Visitation, Wednesday, March 19, 2014 from 6-8 pm at Carr-Tenney Mortuary 2621 South...
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