Our Obituaries

Charlie H. Bootz

March 23, 1924 - December 5, 2014

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Ronald Guy Bates

February 1, 1933 - December 4, 2014

Ronald Guy Bates 81 of Peoria passed away on Thursday, December 4, 2014. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and held a BA degree from the University of Arizona. Mr. Bates is survived by his wife, Carol; a daughter, Rhonda; two sisters, Marilyn and Antoinette; two grandchildren, Amanda and Madison; many nieces and nephews; a step son, Lou and wife, Cathy; and many step grandchildren and...
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Bruce Crisp Johnson

May 10, 1937 - November 29, 2014

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Karen Ann Poole

October 2, 1949 - November 27, 2014

Karen Ann Weber PooleKaren was born in Phoenix, Arizona on October 2, 1949. She was the first born of Arthur Lynn and Beth Kelly Weber. She attended grade school at JB Sutton, and graduated Carl Hayden High School in 1967.After graduation, Karen moved to Alaska and lived with her uncle and aunt, Jack and Mary Anna Foster. While there, she met and married Leo Emerson. In 1968, they returned to...
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Florence J. Shelton

September 7, 1918 - November 26, 2014

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Elsie R. Smith

November 17, 1928 - November 22, 2014

86 passed away on November 22, 2014. Elsie was born on November 17, 1928 to William A. and Lucille Day in Bucyress, Ohio. She moved from Ohio to Arizona in 1958 with her husband and family. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Robert E. Smith. She is survived by her children Randy Smith (Patty), Carolyn Stiverson (Gail) and Robert E. Smith II (Faith), 5 grandchildren and 7 great...
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Mary Ann Lee

December 14, 1940 - November 21, 2014

Mary Ann LeeDecember 14, 1940 ''' November 21, 2014Mary Ann Lee, 73, passed away on November 21, 2014, in Glendale, AZ. She was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on December 14, 1940, to Martin and Marie Zurowski. Mary grew up and lived in Milwaukee until relocating to Phoenix in 1969. An avid bowler in her youth, she spent her entire career with the telephone company starting with "Ma Bell" and...
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Harlen Damron

February 4, 1924 - November 20, 2014

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Jessie Pedersen

June 2, 1923 - November 20, 2014

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Calianna Griggs

March 2, 2012 - November 18, 2014

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Alphonse John Miller

May 7, 1937 - November 17, 2014

Alphonse John Miller 77 of Glendale went home to be with his Lord and Savior on November 17, 2014 after a long illness of cancer. He is survived by his wife, Jean; three sisters, Rosalie (Loris) Kickbush, Linda (Ron) Dietzenback, and Kay (Ralph) Livingston; two step children, Kathryn and James; three grandchildren, Jason, Kyle and Susan; three great grandchildren .Mr. Miller served in the...
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Daniel DeRome Smith

September 25, 1921 - November 17, 2014

Our very special Father has gone to join his loving wife Marylouise Gillespie Smith of 65 years in their new home with the Lord. Born on 9/25/1921 in Oak Park, Illinois where he grew up and attended college for 2 years while working prior to the war. He was passionate about cycling and the Columbus Park Wheelmen Club before being called to duty for WWII. In search of adventure, he was assigned to...
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Carmelina Ricci Cistolo

July 16, 1933 - November 13, 2014

Carmelina Ricci Cistolo, 81 of Phoenix died November 13, 2014. She was born in New Galilee to the late Talesford and Bambina Carlini Ricci. She graduated from Beaver Falls High School in 1951. Mrs. Cistolo was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Cistolo, a sister, Marfisa Colaianni, and brothers, Anthony and Michael Ricci. She is survived by a brother and sister in law, Ronald and Grayce...
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Ruth P. Harrison

January 2, 1916 - November 13, 2014

Ruth Prince Harrison, 98, died November 13, 2014 at Banner Hospice Grandview Inpatient Unit in Sun City West, AZ. Born January 2, 1916 in Claremont, NH to Fred and Ethel Prince. A graduate of University of New Hampshire 1937, a member of Phi Kappa Phi sorority, and graduate of Pennsylvania Hospital of Philadelphia as a Dietitian 1938. She volunteered at many functions at both church and grade...
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Charles David Foreman

November 11, 1945 - November 11, 2014

Charles David "Chuck" Foreman, 69, passed away peacefully on his birthday which was also Veteran's Day, November 11, 2014. He was born in Claremore Oklahoma and was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Lewella Foreman and his son, Charles D. Foreman Jr. He was a Navy veteran and served two tours in Vietnam and the South Pacific and was a lifetime member of the VFW. He...
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Ernst Ludwig Miercke

October 26, 1925 - November 9, 2014

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Michael Anthony Lasher

October 10, 1991 - November 7, 2014

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Michael Charles Shannon

February 21, 1950 - November 7, 2014

Shannon, Michael Charles, 64, father, brother and gentle-man left us unexpectedly on Friday, November 7. His loss is grieved by spouse Deborah and children Lindsay Leavitt (Stacey) of West Monroe, LA., Michael Shannon of Frisco, TX., and Chelsea Bledsoe (Brian)of Midlothian, TX.; Sisters Linda Heumann (David) of Huntington Beach, CA. and Karen Camlin (Jeff) of Carrollton, TX.; many Nieces and...
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Elsie Dorothy Heintz

September 30, 1909 - November 7, 2014

Elsie D. Heintz105, passed away peacefully on November 7, 2014. Born in Bowdon, North Dakota on September 30, 1909. Her life and accomplishments are difficult to express in words. To be best described as a wonderful mother and a special friend to many. Her legacy is one of love, hope and understanding to be carried on by her family. Survived by her daughter, Muriel J. Hampton, sons George ...
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Diane Reid

June 19, 1948 - November 4, 2014

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Glenn Eugene Coy

November 15, 1930 - November 3, 2014

Glenn Coy of Peoria, AZ died peacefully on November 3, 2014. He was born on November 15, 1930 in Canton, Ohio and was a 30-year military veteran, having served in both the Korean and Vietnamese conflicts. He is survived by his wife Devona, his daughters Robin, Kathy and Linda, his three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. His cremains will be laid to rest November 12 at 11am at...
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Zachary Manuel Bradley

July 2, 1994 - October 31, 2014

Bradley, Zachary Manuel, was given to Michael and Cristal Bradley on July 2, 1994 by our Lord and taken back into His kingdom on October 31, 2014. He is survived by his parents and two brothers Alex and Seth. Also left behind are his grandparents Tom and Linda Bradley, Cynthia Ellison and Manuel Rodriguez. He left behind numerous cousins and Aunts. Zac was one of a kind. He was a super...
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Winifred R. Bolen

October 14, 1935 - October 26, 2014

Winifred Bolen 79, passed away on October 26, 2014. An Arizona native, loving wife, mother and grandmother. Survived by her husband Sank, son Bryan (Paige), five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She joins her daughter Debra Cook. She will be greatly missed, we know we will be reunited again in heaven.Memorial services, Monday November 3, 2014 4pm at Chaple of the Chimes Mortuary 7924 N...
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Marvin Lawrence Jenkins

May 25, 1931 - October 24, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, Glendale, AZ.
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Anita L. Young

August 30, 1942 - October 23, 2014

72, of Glendale, Arizona passed away on October 23, 2014. Anita was not only a homemaker or assembly line worker building computers for Digital Corp., she was a friend to many, a loving wife, a great mother, a caring grandmother and great grandmother. A native of Darlington, Missouri, Anita and her family moved to Arizona in 1973 for its year round good weather, beautiful various scenery and...
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M. Virginia Bailey

June 28, 1924 - October 21, 2014

(Martha) Virginia Jones Bailey was born on June 28, 1924 to Clarence and Edna (Donahue) Jones in Monte Vista, Colorado. She entered into the presence of the Lord Tuesday, October 21, 2014.As a young child, Virginia trusted Christ as her Savior while singing "Into My Heart" in Sunday School, later surrendering her life to the Lord. While attending Denver Bible Institute, she met and...
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James Northcutt

July 29, 1956 - October 18, 2014

James Michael Northcutt 58, passed away on October 18, 2014 at his home in Glendale, Arizona after an extended illness. He is survived by his wife, Donna, sons Joshua Parker, Bryan Parker (Heather), of Houston, Texas, brother Jason Northcutt of McMinnville, Tennessee, ste-daughter April (Sean) Kilgore of Surprise Arizona, step-son Brain Cursinberry of McMinnville, Tennessee, grandchildren Sean...
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Warren Randell Wheaton

September 14, 1929 - October 5, 2014

Warren R. Wheaton, age 85, died October 5, 2014. Between Ohio and Arizona, he lived an accomplished life as a VFW band member and industrial arts draftsman and teacher. His talents for storytelling, wood working, and fixing things will be missed. He is survived by his brother William Wheaton of KY, wife Marilyn Wheaton, daughter Janean Wilson, and granddaughter Renee Forsyth. Viewing hour will...
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Ronald Edward Derner

January 31, 1935 - October 5, 2014

Derner, Ronald E.79, passed away on October 5, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. He was born in Buffalo, New York on January 31, 1935. Preceeded in death by parents Frederick and Edith Derner. He is survived by wife Katherine Derner and step-son Ron Frost. He was an avid reader and traveler. Ronald retired from Western Electric after approximately 30 years. Visitation will be held at Chapel of the...
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Elisabeth Ida Fletcher

March 12, 1928 - October 4, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, Glendale, AZ.
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Leona Frances Lee

January 22, 1927 - October 4, 2014

87 of Phoenix Arizona passed away on October 4, 2014. A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Jerome Catholic Church 10815 N 35th Ave Phoenix, AZ 85029 on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 10am. Interment will follow at a later date at the National Cemetery of Arizona.
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Sandra Ann Hall

November 30, 1943 - October 4, 2014

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Al Goodrow

December 28, 1961 - October 2, 2014

Al (Henry) Goodrow passed away on October 2, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. He was born on December 28, 1961 in Anchorage, Alaska. Al is survived by his wife Kim; sons T.J. and David; parents Edward and JoAnn; sisters Sherri Jo Hunt and LuAnn Archer; and brother Edward Thomas Jr. He worked for Honeywell for 35 years and, was loved like a brother by his coworkers. He was highly thought of by his...
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Bertha Lee Wilson

March 8, 1949 - September 29, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, Glendale, AZ.
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Tami Lynn Brazelton

July 21, 1961 - September 29, 2014

Tami L. Brazelton 53, passed away on September 29, 2014 at her home. She was born in New Jersey in 1961 and moved to Arizona in 1969. She had a 30 year career in the banking community in Phoenix, Arizona. She loved her pets as her children. She is survived by her sister Roxanne Webster and her beloved pet Sugar. Preceeded in death by her husband Terry Brazelton and her parents Herbert and Edna...
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L. Lysle Valkingburg

September 21, 1930 - September 21, 2014

Valkingburg, Lysle L. Lysle Valkingburg, 84 of Peoria Arizona, born September 21, 1930 in Willard Ohio, died September 21, 2014 with his family by his side. Lysle graduated from New Mexico Western University in 1955. He was an educator and coach until he retired in 1985. Lysle served as a Marine in the Korean War. Lysle is survived by Gloria, Kirsten, Erick and Hiddie Valkingburg, three...
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Carol Jean Miller

September 10, 1947 - September 21, 2014

Carol Jean Miller (Hodge) of Phoenix, Az passed away September 21st 2014. She is survived by her husband Gary E. Miller, sons William K. Prater (Vicki), James L. Miller, Timothy E. Miller (Leah), a daughter, Corrine Cormier (Craig), 6 granddaughters (Brittany, Alicia, Jlynn, Cailin, Marla and Mylee) and 2 grandsons (Tyler and Tanner). Her sisters Sharlyn Riddle and Dana Lee Baker. . Viewing...
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Albert H. Stratman

April 28, 1924 - September 20, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, Glendale, AZ.
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Martha Wiggans Campbell

August 20, 1932 - September 18, 2014

Martha Wiggans Campbell, 82 of Glendale, Arizona passed away on September 18, 2014. She was the owner of The Spicery and the Tole Shop in downtown Glendale. Martha is survived by her twin sister, Mary Marstellar of Tennessee; daughters Carolyn Shelley (Mark) and Barbara Goree; and grandson Ben Jones. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 9:00 am at Glendale Memorial...
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Lydia Jo Henry

January 11, 1928 - September 18, 2014

Henry, Lydia JoLydia Jo, Henry 86 passed away on September 18, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. Funeral services to be held on Saturday September 27m 2014 at 11:00am at Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary 7924 N. 59th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona. Visitation to follow funeral.Internment will be at Reshaven Park Cemetery, Glendale, Arizona
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Richard Reginald Davis

November 15, 1938 - September 14, 2014

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Maria M. Miranda

May 11, 1927 - September 10, 2014

Maria M Miranda, 87, passed away on September 10, 2014 in Peoria, Arizona. She is survived by her daughters, Margarita Garcia, Martha Mesa, her sons, Gilbert and Frankie Jr, her brother Isa Moreno, her sister Francisca Moreno, four grandchildren and four great-greandchildren.
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Melda Hughes Cagalj

August 31, 1919 - September 8, 2014

Melda was born on August 31, 1919 in Phoenix, Arizona. She was the fourth child of James Melvin Hughes Sr. and Beulah Emily (Graham) Hughes. She was a second generation native and grew up on a ranch at Lateral 14 and Indian School Road. She attended both Glendale Union High School and Phoenix Union High School, graduating from Phoenix Union HS in 1937. During her early career, she worked for both...
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Violet Hazel Palmer

February 28, 1918 - September 7, 2014

Palmer, Violet HazelViolet Hazel Palmer 96 passed away on September 7, 2014 peacefully, in her sleep, in her own bed, in her own home. She was born February 28, 1918 to John and Ethyl Swanson in Warren, Minnesota. Vi worked at the Dodge- Chicago War Plant in 1944 where she inspected gears for the B-29 engines. Two years later she dating Joe Palmer shortly thereafter married him. In 1952 they...
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Grady Edward Green

August 3, 1924 - September 5, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, Glendale, AZ.
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Lori Taylor-Riopelle

June 7, 1969 - September 4, 2014

Lori Taylor-Riopelle, 45 of Phoenix, AZ, passed away on September 4, 2014. She worked for the Phoenix Police Department as a 911 operator and Police Dispatcher. She is survived by her husband of 5 years, Robert Riopelle; her parents Warren and Mary Jane Taylor; her brothers Bruce Taylor, Michael (Dawn) Taylor; her sister Janalyn (Jonathan) Loper; her nieces and nephews Madeline, Audrey, Brenna,...
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Regina Carol McElroy

July 19, 1928 - August 30, 2014

Regina Carol McElroy 86, of Peoria, dreamed her way to Heaven in peaceful sleep Saturday Morning 8/30/2014. Born in Kansas July 19, 1928 to Phyllis (Dye) and L.R. Nickerson, she grew up in Wellsford, Havilland and Pratt and kept in touch with beloved classmates over the years at many class reunions. She married Lawrence McElroy and they had two daughters. When their partnership failed she brought...
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Gerardo Carpio Sanchez

December 29, 1924 - August 26, 2014

Gerardo C. Sanchez (Jerry), 89, passed away peacefully on August 26, 2014 surrounded by family. He is reunited with his beloved wife, Beatrice, two grandsons David Jr. and Randy, a brother Alex and sister, Hortencia Balderas.He was born December 29, 1924 in Sonora, Arizona to Jesus and Angela. He was a WWII Army Veteran serving in New Guinea and the Southern Philippines. After the war, he...
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Lawrence William Nichols

April 20, 1924 - August 24, 2014

Lawrence W. Nichols (Larry) passed away at the age of 90 on August 24, 2014 at 11:05 am in Phoenix, AZ. He was born April 20, 1924 to Robert Cooper Nichols and Daisy Irene (Parfit) Nichols in Millarton, North Dakota. He had a total of 10 children, 6 from his first marriage and 4 from his second. He married Mary E. Craig on July 2, 1960 and was married for 50 years before her passing in 2011.He...
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Margaret Fain

November 3, 1929 - August 21, 2014

FAIN, (BARCLAY) MARGARET "MIDGE"It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved Wife, Mother, Grams, and GG at age 84 in Glendale.Midge was predeceased by her first husband Frank Barclay in 1976, her loving son Randy Rhea Fain in 2000, and her precious great-granddaughter Sophia Rose in 2007. Midge and Frank relocated to Phoenix from Harbor Beach, MI where they had...
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Pete Pisciotta

January 29, 1936 - August 20, 2014

Pisciotta, Pete Karlwas born in Pueblo, CO to Fred and RoseLee Pisciotta on Jan. 29, 1936. He passed away suddenly on August 20, 2014. He and his brothers spent their childhood years on the family farm outside Pueblo. He graduated from Western State College and later earned masters degrees in Mathematics and Education Administration. Pete taught and coached at Pueblo Catholic High School ...
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Mary Evelyn Seals

September 16, 1927 - August 16, 2014

86 years, went home to join her heavenly Father, peacefully at home August 16, 2014, surrounded by family. Preceded in death by her husband of 52 years Clifford, step-daughter Barbara, and grandson Kenny Rousseau. Survived by her children, Martha Smethurst, and Kelly Sinyard, step-sons, Larry Seals, and Preston Seals, 11 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.A...
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Eugene Keith Cecil

August 3, 1958 - August 15, 2014

Eugene "Gene" Keith Cecil Jr. 56, of Glendale, AZ passed away on August 15th, 2014. An Arizona Native, born August 3rd 1958 in Globe, AZ. Gene grew up in North Highlands, CA & Phoenix, AZ. He is survived by his two children Jenna & Michael Cecil. Grandmother Verna Chubbuck, Mother Dawn (Cecil) Langill, Sisters Pamela Edwards & Roberta Williams, Nieces Amanda Strong & Victoria...
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Carol Ann Rohus

November 17, 1954 - August 12, 2014

Carol Ann Rohus, age 59 of Phoenix died at her home on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. Carol is survived by her husband, Richard Calvin Rohus; four sisters, Sandra, Betty, Shirl, and Penny; two brothers, John and Harold; and many nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Sunday, August 17, 2014 from 6 to 8 PM at the Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, Glendale, Arizona where services will be held...
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Maria G. Smith

September 5, 1937 - August 10, 2014

Smith, Maria G.76 years passed away on August 10, 2014. Memorial services to be held Thursday, August 14, 2014 4:00 p.m. at Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary 7924 N. 59th Ave., Glendale, AZ.
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Danica Rae McCreery

November 2, 2005 - August 10, 2014

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Walter Charles Sager

September 29, 1930 - August 10, 2014

Lt. Colonel Walter Sager passed away on August 10, 2014 with his family by his side. In Lieu of flowers please consider a donation to the Wounded Warriors or the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be sent to www.chapelofthechimesmortuary,com.
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Forrest Herman Stobaugh

March 4, 1932 - August 7, 2014

Forrest Herman Stobaugh "Frosty" 82, of Phoenix, Arizona passed away on August 7, 2014. He is survived by his wife of seven years, Helen Stobaugh. He is also survived by his children Dave (Kristy Jo) Tucek ; Steve (Judy) Tucek; Brian (Laurie) Tucek; Dawn (John) Gunn; eight grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren with one on the way.Forrest was a retired Sargent Major and served in the army for a...
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Elverda June Kritzmire

May 28, 1924 - August 3, 2014

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Augusta Hoffmeister

August 22, 1928 - August 1, 2014

.Augusta "Gussie" Hoffmeister 85, of Glendale Arizona, passed away peacefully with family nearby on August 1st, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona.She was born in Kincaid, Illinois on August 22rd, 1928. Augusta and Frank L. Hoffmeister celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on February 5th, 2014.Gussie was a beloved woman who is survived by her husband Frank, a son, Frank (Charlene) Hoffmeister, and a...
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Harold Dea Rhodes

October 22, 1926 - July 25, 2014

Harold Dea Rhodes born October 22, 1926 passed on to our dear Lord on July 25, 2014.Born to Harry and Fannie Rhodes and brother to Harvey, Allan and Maxine. He was raised on a farm outside of Noonan. In his senior year he was drafted and joined the Navy for his participation in WWII. He received his medic training at Farragut, Idaho and then was stationed in Guam for duty and then received his...
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Mildred Irene Allison

August 13, 1920 - July 22, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, Glendale, AZ.
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Mary Linda Parker

February 5, 1948 - July 16, 2014

Parker, Mary Linda of Phoenix Arizona passed away on July 16, 2014. Visitation will be held at Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary 7924 N 59th Ave Glendale AZ on Sunday, July 20th at 1:00 pm. A funeral service will follow in the mortuary chapel at 2:00 pm. Interment at West Resthaven Cemetery on Monday, July 21st at 10:00 am. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary.
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Robert Dean Tompkins

January 24, 1936 - July 5, 2014

Robert Dean Tompkins 78 of Phoenix passed away on Saturday, July 5, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Donna; three sons, Dean, Duane, and Daniel Hummell; two sisters, Hylah Pollock and Gladys Keenen; five grandchildren and five great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 10:00 AM at the Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, Glendale, Az. The family request that...
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Barbara Ann Baker

February 14, 1949 - July 3, 2014

Barbara Ann Baker, 65, loving mother of Kimberely, Christopher, Denise and a fierce friend to many - passed into eternal rest July 3, 2014, with the sunrise surrounded by family. She is preceded in death by her parents Harold and Anna Froelich; son Christopher S. Baker; and her beloved dog Chance. She is survived by her oldest daughter Kimberely (Baker) Casino; her youngest daughter and son-in...
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Jane M. Randolph

August 14, 1918 - June 30, 2014

Randolph, Jane M. Jane M. Randolph, 95, passed away at her residence in Peoria, Arizona on June 30, 2014 leaving a large family of children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and friends. She was born August 14, 1918 in Hayden, Arizona to Herman Douglass and wife Sarah Brock Douglass. Jane's father was a manager at a number of mines in Miami, Globe, and Hayden, Arizona. Her mother was a...
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Mary Ann Gretchen Keim

February 2, 1939 - June 20, 2014

Keim, Mary Ann Gretchen75 of Glendale passed away on Friday, June 20, 2014. She was born in Elk Horn, Iowa on February 2, 1939. She attended Atlantic High School, Atlantic, Iowa in the Class of 1956. Following graduation, she began working for Bell Telephone in Atlantic as a telephone operator. In 1963, she was transferred to Denver, Colorado working for the Mountain State Telephone &...
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George Clark Templeton

May 2, 1932 - June 18, 2014

George Clark Templeton 82 of Glendale died Wednesday, June 18, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Doris Templeton; two children, David Templeton and his wife, Ginny and Deanna Woods and her husband, Brad; three grandchildren, David M. Templeton, Michael Templeton and Brandon Gilkerson; a great grandchild, Ocean Templeton. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, June25, 2014 at the Chapel of...
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Sally Celina Forrey

October 30, 1927 - June 13, 2014

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Richard Florez Lee

March 15, 1942 - June 12, 2014

Lee, Richard Florez72 of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away on June 12, 2014. Richard was born in Phoenix, AZ on March 15, 1942 to parents Jose and Angela Lee who precede him in death. Richard also served his country in the U.S. Marine Corp. He is survived by his brother David Lee (Peggy); sisters Barbara Owensby (John) and Bea Lentzkow (Jim). A memorial service will be held at a later date....
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Robert Emmett Castle

August 26, 1928 - June 10, 2014

Castle, Robert E 85 years, passed away on June 10, 2014, at his home in Phoenix, AZ. Born on August 26, 1928 in Chihuahua, Mexico, to James and Anna Castle. He served his country honorably during the Korean Conflict in the U.S.Army. Survived by his wife Virginia, his children,Robin Castle, Valerie Brooks, Helen Harrington, and Wayne Batton, 10 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Preceded in...
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Fred W. Bergmann

May 15, 1943 - June 4, 2014

Fred W. Bergmann, born in Chicago, IL, May 15, 1943, went to be with the Lord on June 4, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Kathleen, children, Trent, Lance, Michelle, Tony, Ken, Mindy, Tausha, Elijah, Charity, and Melody, 24 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Also by his sister Emily and his nieces and nephews. He worked for APS for 33 years, enjoyed praying with everyone he met, studying...
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Vida Smith Eggleston

January 20, 1931 - June 3, 2014

Eggleston, Vida "Billie" 83, of Glendale, Arizona passed away on June 3, 2014. Her charitable work includes the Midwestern University, Arizona Broadway Theater, Glendale Family Development Center, Girl Scouts of America, Glendale Ambassadors Club, First United Methodist Church, Broadway Under the Stars, and Upward for Children and Families. She is survived by Husband Tom Eggleston,...
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Grace Schultz

February 28, 1917 - June 2, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, Glendale, AZ.
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Donald Leon Wright

April 2, 1932 - May 24, 2014

Wright, Donald Leon82 passed away on May 24, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. He was preceded in death by his wife Mary. He served in the National Guard. He is survived by his daughters Kimberly Wright Pitt of New York and Sheila L Cox of Glendale, Az, his son Kevin Wright of New York and son-in-law Mark Cox, and many grand and great-grandchildren and many other family members. A memorial service...
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Donnie Ray Hunter

August 6, 1947 - May 18, 2014

Donnie Ray Hunter born on August 6, 1947, in Princeton, MO, went home to Heaven on Sunday, May 18, 2014 in Glendale, AZ. He was predeceased by his son, Gary. He is survived by Bonnie his wife of 42 years, brother Robert (wife Bonnie) and twin sister, Alice Holmes. Also survived by stepchildren, Donald, Donna, and Thomas, granddaughter Christina, many nieces, nephews and grandchildren of...
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Joan Florence Fletcher

December 15, 1929 - May 18, 2014

Joan F. Fletcher, she was born December 15, 1929 and passed away May 18, 2014. She is survived by her husband Terry. Joan was the loving mother of Edd, Lisa and Darlene. Preceded in death by her daughter Angela and grandson Eddie. Also survived by granddaughters Coleen, Tricia, Sarah-Ann, Rose and 5 great grandchildren and her spoiled Schnauzer Heidi. Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 21,...
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Gary Rae Bennalley

June 2, 1957 - May 17, 2014

Gary Rae Bennalley, 56 of Phoenix passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014. Gary is survived by his mother, Sylvia R. Moore, Stepfather Fred E Moore, father, Joe G. Bennalley; children, Crystal Bennalley, Roxette Bennalley, and Sterling Yazzie; a sister, Fawnda Papich, a brother, Anthony Joe Bennalley, and a half-brother, Gaylen Bennalley; grandchildren, Diona, Eymon, Eylandro, Amaiya, Naveyda...
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Bonnie J. Fields

September 3, 1932 - May 14, 2014

Fields, Bonnie J., 81 years, passed away on May 14, 2014 in Flagstaff, AZ. She retired from Allied Signal in 1987 and was a member of West Bell Church of Christ, daughters of the Nile and Jesterettes. She is preceded in death by her son Dan. She is survived by her husband Harry; daughter Debbie Vine (Larry); step-sons Ben (Pam), Tracey (DeAnn), and Tim; granddaughters Briana Tucker (Chris),...
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Martha Harper

June 3, 1933 - May 12, 2014

Martha Harper age 80 passed away on May 12, 2014 surrounded by her loved ones. She was born in Roswell, NM, June 1933. She lived in Glendale, AZ for over 50 years. Survived by her daughter, Carleigh, Extended Family and Loving Friends. Memorial services will be held privately on May 31st 2014 at 11:00 AM in her home.Condolences may be sent to www.chapelofthechimesmortuary.com.
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Amos A. Barcelona

June 26, 1927 - May 11, 2014

Barcelona, Amos A.86 of Glendale, AZ. went to be with the Lord on Sunday May 11, 2014 while hospitalized at Promise Hospital in Mesa after a long illness. Amos was born in Larkin and Mela Barcelona of Las Animas, Colorado on June 26, 1927. He is survived by his loving wife Loyda of 66 years, daughter Geri (Jim) Kessler of Lake Havasu City, AZ, son Dennis of Glendale, AZ, and sons Terry (Ginny),...
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Irene Parnell

June 12, 1933 - May 8, 2014

Parnell, Irene HernandezThe Good Lord took Irene Hernandez Parnell home on May 8. She was born in Fierro, New Mexico on June 12, 1933, but grew up in Glendale, Arizona. She was the eldest daughter of Francisco and Margarita Hernandez. She graduated from Glendale High School in 1952. She made excellent grades in high school and lettered in tennis.Irene worked as a civil servant at Luke AFB where...
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Lawrence Bernard Murphy

February 17, 1934 - May 6, 2014

80 of Sun City, Arizona, passed away on May 6, 2014. He was born February 17, 1934 in Huron, South Dakota. He worked in property management before he retired, and continued working at the Chapel of the Chimes for 10 more years. He was a proud member of the Knights of Columbus and served as a Grand Knight. He is survived by his 7 loving children; Doug (Clara) Murphy, Terry Murphy, Patty Murphy,...
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Doris Helen Sheldon

January 10, 1920 - May 5, 2014

Doris Sheldon of Glendale went home to be with her Lord on Monday May 5th at the age of 94. Born to George and Martha Basara on January 10th, 1920, she grew up in Chicago Illinois and spent many summers on the family dairy farm in Indiana. Doris married Reagan Sheldon November 13th, 1943 when he was a seminary student at Northern Baptist Seminary. They were married for 62 years before his...
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Adolpho David Sanchez

February 9, 1958 - May 4, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, Glendale, AZ.
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Kathleen Mary Sendelbach Sowell

February 2, 1923 - April 22, 2014

91 passed away on April 22, 2014. She was born in Kokomo, IN on February 2, 1923. Daughter of Walter and Mary Pearce. She is survived by her husband Jack Sowell; 3 daughters, Anita K. Rose, Cave Creek, AZ, Mary L. Wilcox, Sharpsville, IN, Katherine R. Oliver, Glendale, AZ; 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Preceded her in death was her husband Herman E. Sendelbach and son James L....
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Mary Jane Richardson

September 5, 1929 - April 17, 2014

Mary Jane Martin Richardson 84, rejoined her heavenly Father on April 17th, 2014. Mary Jane, a longtime teacher in the Phoenix Union high school district, was devoted to her family, friends and faith. She was born in Fremont, Neb., on September 5th, 1929, and graduated from Fremont high school before obtaining her Bachelor of Science degree from Creighton University in 1951. The third of four...
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Douglas Lane Jones

May 27, 1934 - April 7, 2014

Douglas Jones, age 79, of Lewisville, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014, in Dallas.Funeral service will be held 3:00 p.m. Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Mulkey-Mason Funeral Home in Lewisville. The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. prior to the service. Interment will follow on Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:00 am at West Resthaven Memorial Park in Glendale, Arizona Arrangements...
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Vito Marino

March 12, 1940 - March 22, 2014

Marino, Vito 74 of Glendale, passed away on March 22, 2014. due to complications of Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD). He proudly served in the United States Air Force from 1958 to 1962. While on duty in the Philippines he met the love of his life, Mary "Leanne" Marino while her father was also stationed at Clark Air Force Base. In 1963, he began his MetLife career in Michigan then...
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Eleanor Lucille Rocco

June 28, 1927 - March 14, 2014

Rocco, Eleanor Lucille86 of Peoria, Arizona, passed away on March 14, 2014. Visitation will be from 5-8pm Friday, March 21, 2014 at Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary, 7924 N. 59th Ave., Glendale. Graveside services 10am Saturday March 22, 2014 at Resthaven Park Cemetery. 6450 W. Northern Ave., Glendale. Condolences may be offered at www.chapelofthechimesmortuary.com.
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Celia R. Nunez

August 18, 1918 - February 9, 2014

Nunez, Celia R.Born in Phoenix on August 18, 1918 and passed away on February 9, 2014. She is survived by sons Bernie and Frank, 15 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and 24 great-great-grandchildren and extended family. Visitation will be held at Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary 7924 N 59th Ave, Glendale, AZ on Sunday, February 16th from 5-8pm with a Rosary Service at 7pm. Funeral service will...
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Richard Simon

December 22, 1959 - January 18, 2014

Simon, Richard "Rick"from Toledo, OH, passed away on January 18, 2014. A visitation to be held at Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary 7924 N. 59th Ave., Glendale, AZ., Monday Feb. 10, 2014 from 5-7:00 p.m.. A rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m.. A Mass of Christian Burial to be held at St. Mary's Basilica 231 N. 3rd St., Phoenix, AZ., Tuesday Feb. 11, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers...
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Thomas William Welnick

May 29, 1925 - January 11, 2014

Welnick, Thomas William Sr., 88 peacefully passed away surrounded by his family on January 11, 2014. A Phoenix native, he was born May 29, 1925 to Leo Sr. and Edna Welnick. He was a graduate of Kenilworth Elementary and St. Mary's High School. After graduation he enlisted in the Navy during WWII where he served in the South Pacific. After the war, he attended Arizona State College and worked in...
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John Henry O'Brien

July 24, 1924 - November 20, 2013

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Donald Lee Cash

February 21, 1932 - August 26, 2013

Cash, Donald Lee81 of Peoria, AZ, retired USAF Intelligence Officer entered Heaven August 26, 2013. Son of Lee & Elsie Cash. Survivors include Sister, Rosie Wilson and Brother, Claude Cash. Daughters Valerie Murton (Richard) and Trisha Cash. Son Colin Cash (Carol). Grandchildren Ian (Amelia), Isaac (Stacy), Kristen (Drew), Alyse, Carter and Matthew. Great Grandchildren Jacob, Alyssa, and Layn...
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Stephanie Lee Estfan

July 14, 1968 - July 17, 2013

Beloved daughter, godmother, sister to 8, and loving aunt to 27, left this world to be with God on Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at the age of 45. Better known as "Comanche", she was full of kind words, lighting up every room and living to make people laugh. Especially you....Born in Phoenix July 14, 1968, Stephanie touched the lives of everyone she met, falling in love with all things pink...
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Steven Frederick Wyman

July 21, 1947 - May 11, 2013

Steven (Steve) Frederick Wyman, 65, of Glendale, AZ, passed away, Saturday, May 11, 2013 peacefully at his home.Steve was born July 21st, 1947 in Omaha, NE to Harry and Lucille (Hausman) Wyman. He graduated from Technical High School in 1965. He enlisted in the military right out of high school, proudly serviced 12 years in the Air force including two tours during the Vietnam War. On June 25th,...
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Ezequiel J. Calles

January 14, 1930 - July 10, 2012

Ezequiel "Ed" J. Calles, born January 14, 1930, in Phoenix, Arizona, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend, passed on to his new home on Tuesday, July 10, 2012. He was one of three brothers and three sisters. Husband to Sally, father to six children: Audrey, Debbie, Greg, Mark, Michael and Angelique. Grandfather to 22 children, great grandfather to 33 children,...
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Johna Lou Peulecka


Johna Lou Peulecka 76 of Phoenix passed away on Saturday, December 6, 2014 at her home. She was born on August 9, 1938 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Johna was preceded in death by a daughter, Sonya Schaeffer and her husband, Philip Peulecka. She is survived by two sons, Jon Schaeffer and Tracy Turner; a daughter, Tammy Schaeffer; a grandchild, Jayce Schaeffer and two step grandchildren, Ryan...
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