Our Obituaries

Joan Sybil Buford

April 7, 1931 - May 25, 2015


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Nicholas Scott Brown

July 23, 1983 - May 23, 2015

Nicholas Scott Brown, of Chandler, passed away May 23, 2015 while camping with his closest friends. Born July 23, 1983 with a contagious smile, Nick dabbled in several activities before finding his niche in competitive shooting. This passion would grow into a lifelong appreciation for marksmanship. Shortly after graduating from Hamilton High School, Nick enlisted in the Marine Corps where he...
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Robert Joseph Stephan

May 5, 1924 - May 21, 2015

Robert Joseph Stephan, Sr. passed away May 21, 2015 in Mesa, AZ. Robert was born May 5, 1924 in Chico, CA to Joseph Stephan and Phoebe Julia Stephan. He turned 91 the week before.He grew up in southern California. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corp during World War II. His career was in life insurance sales and management. He and his family first lived in Sacramento, CA and then in the...
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Marian T. Maisel

June 24, 1932 - May 16, 2015

Born June 24, 1932 in Cleveland, OH, Marian was called to Heaven on May 16, 2015. Marian is survived by her loving husband Jimmy; children Mariann and Joe; grandchildren Alan, Robert Derek, Jake, Julia, five angel boys, and great-grandchildren. Marian's faith in Jesus Christ was very strong. She graduated from Notre Dame College in Ohio. Marian was an artist, played violin, loved music and...
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Michael LeRoy Richardson

February 6, 1945 - May 15, 2015

Michael LeRoy Richardson, Accomplished Husband, Father, and Friend, passed away on May 15th, 2015 in Mesa, AZ. He is survived by his wife Linda Kay Richardson, three sons Michael, Robert, and Roy as well as his daughter Patricia, seven granddaughters and two great grandsons and his dog Molly. Celebration of Life will be held Saturday the 23rd of May between the hours of 12:00PM and 4:00Pm at...
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Anna Sarah Obre

March 13, 1932 - May 11, 2015


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Lynn Kothe Oliver

June 10, 1943 - May 8, 2015

Lynn Oliver passed away peacefully surrounded by her family May 8, 2015 in Gilbert, AZ. Lynn was born June 10, 1943 at Franklin Hospital at 7:00 P.M. weighing in at 8 Lbs in San Francisco, CA. to Jess and Leona Kothe. Lynn raised her children in Salt Lake City, UT and had a successful career as a supervisor in sales and operations at Qwest Communications. She also was a second mom to many due...
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James Lowell Marvin

October 11, 1945 - May 8, 2015

Lowell Marvin (J. Lowell Marvin Sr.),93 of Chandler, Arizona, passed away peacefully on May 08, 2015 in Phoenix, AZ. Lowell was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was married to his wife, Mary, for 69 years. She preceded him in death. He served as a pilot in WW II and the Korean War, achieving the rank of Captain. Lowell was a big band musician, an avid golfer, and an astute...
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Daniel Joachim Alvarado

November 10, 1958 - May 1, 2015

Daniel Joachim Alvarado, 56 of Mesa, Arizona passed away on May 1, 2015. Daniel was born on November 10, 1958 in Prescott, Arizona. He was a certified Fiber Optic Technician working in telecommunications. Being an outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing and surfing the Pacific Ocean. He is survived by his children daughter Jennifer, son Jacob and former wife Julie Neumohr of Buena Park, CA;...
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Harold George Fick

June 3, 1924 - April 28, 2015

Harold G. Fick, age 90, died at Hospice of the Valley, Lund Home, in Gilbert, Arizona on Wednesday, April 28, 2015.Born June 3, 1924 in Reading, Pennsylvania. He moved his family to Phoenix, Arizona in 1957. He worked with the City of Phoenix for many years working as a Medical Transporter. Retiring with the City of Phoenix in 1989 to relax and enjoy life.He was a veteran of World War II and...
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Dorothy Susan Jorgensen

June 3, 1914 - April 28, 2015

Dorothy Susan Jorgensen, passed away on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona.Dorothy's life will be celebrated by family and friends and her memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Michelle Renee Pena

August 1, 1971 - April 21, 2015

Michelle Reneé (Aguilar) Peña was born on August 1, 1971 at Eastern New Mexico Medical Center in Roswell, New Mexico. Her parents were Peter and Hope Aguilar. Michelle was raised in Mesa, Arizona.There were three great passions for Michelle. Music. Food. Cats. Michelle had cats throughout her life. Her most memorable cat was Jonathan. Jonathan was an orange tabby that her parents...
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Michael Joseph Smith

June 9, 1949 - April 21, 2015

Michael Joseph Smith, passed away on April 21, 2015 in Arizona.Michael's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Norma L. Brownlee

November 25, 1921 - April 16, 2015

Norma passed away peacefully Thursday April 16th at age 93, to be reunited with her beloved husband, Dale. She leaves behind her daughter Glena and son-in-law Jon Valpey. Born in New York City, Norma's family later moved to Pennsylvania. She and her sisters made frequent trips back to her favorite city to enjoy restaurants and plays. Through mutual friends Norma met Dale, the love of her life...
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Louise Reburn McDowell

May 24, 1944 - April 15, 2015

Louise Reburn McDowell, passed away on April 15, 2015 in Arizona.Louise's life will be celebrated by family and friends and her memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Jeffrey Victor Pappas

February 5, 1960 - April 13, 2015

Jeffrey Victor Pappas, 55, passed away in his home on Monday, April 13. Jeffrey was born on February 5, 1960 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He was a loving husband and son, and he had a deep thirst for nature and adventure. He enjoyed mountain biking, hiking, outdoor activities, and travel. He was a business owner before eventually becoming an investment consultant for Vanguard, where he has worked...
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Harry F. Buenger

October 15, 1934 - April 10, 2015

Harry F. Buenger, passed away on April 10, 2015 in Arizona.Harry's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Jordan Lemons

May 7, 1993 - April 9, 2015

Jordan "J.T." Lemons, age 21. Loving son of Randi Lemons and Jeff Hogue. Beloved grandson of Terry & the late Joretta Lemons. Caring nephew of Kira (Nick) Viverito & Jayme (Keith Beisman) Lemons. Dear cousin of Tyler Ward. Jordan was a great friend to many and will be missed by all. Visitation will be held on Wednesday April, 15, 2015 from 5-8pm at Lakeshore Mortuary.
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Cory Lynn John

March 31, 1961 - April 7, 2015

Cory Lynn John, passed away on April 7, 2015 in Arizona.Cory's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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David E. Montoya

November 29, 1931 - April 5, 2015

David E. Montoya, passed away on April 5, 2015 in California.David's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Gertrude Pellegrino

October 13, 1915 - April 4, 2015

Gertrude Pellegrino, passed away onApril 4, 2015 in Pheonix, Arizona.Gertrude's life will be celebrated by family and friends and her memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Paul Francis Schrage

May 20, 1939 - March 31, 2015

Paul Francis Schrage, 75 of Chandler AZ, formerly from Mt. Calvary, WI, passed away peacefully on March 31, 2015 after a lengthy illness. Born May 20, 1939 in Mt. Calvary, he married JoAnn Leonard on September 21, 1963. He is survived by his wife, JoAnn, two children, Vicky and Kevin and special friend Heather Ottnes and granddaughter Kiana. He is preceded in death by mother, Amanda, father...
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Suzanne Croxton Cox

October 13, 1924 - March 31, 2015

Suzanne Cox, wife of the late L.J. Cox, died March 31, 2015. Sue was an active member of Friendship Village of Tempe. She is survived by her daughter Caryl Hodges, granddaughter Amy Kaufman, and two great-grandchildren Sean and Allison Kaufman of San Rafael, CA. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory can be made to the Friendship Village Foundation, 2645 E. Southern Ave., Tempe 85282.
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Pamela Lindsey Hudson

October 1, 1948 - March 30, 2015

Pamela Lindsey Hudson passed away March 30, 2015 in Mesa, AZ Pam was born October 1, 1948 in Boulder City, NV to Kenneth and Marjorie Swallow. Pamela Hudson graduated from Boulder City High School in Boulder, City, NV and attended Northern Arizona University where she met her loving husband. Although she worked for periods of her life at US West and as a receptionist at a law office, her life...
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Rick Elmer Anderson

January 9, 1939 - March 29, 2015

Rick Elmer Anderson, passed away on March 29, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona.Rick's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Olen Egbert

April 21, 1923 - March 25, 2015

Egbert, Olen (Speedy)M.Sgt. Olen Laverne Egbert of Gilbert passed from this life to the next on March 25, 2015 at the age of 91. He is free from suffering in the arms of his savior, Jesus. Speedy was born in 1923 in Mt Vernon, IL to John Bone and Ermol (Monday) Egbert. He enlisted in the army and served in WWII as a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne. He fought in the invasion of Sicily, earned a...
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Eugene Herbert Parrish

July 27, 1931 - March 22, 2015

Eugene Herbert Parrish, 83, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away March 22, 2015. He was born July 27, 1931 in Memphis, Tennessee, to Will and Channie Parrish. He was a resident of Arizona since 1996. Funeral Services and Burial will be in Indiana. Arrangements in Arizona are entrusted to Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.
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Waunda Juanita Jackson

January 19, 1927 - March 19, 2015

Waunda Juanita Jackson passed away March 19, 2015 in Phoenix, AZ. She was born January 19, 1927 in Dayton, OH to Virgil and Beulah Webster. She married ben Adkins in Jan. 1948. She married Sylvester Jackson in 1969. Waunda was preceded in death by: parents, Virgil R. Webster, Beulah Noyes, Step-father, Ed Noyes; brother: Virgil L. Webster; husband: Sylvester Jackson; son: Bruce Adkins; former...
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Arnold L. Wheeler

June 13, 1933 - March 19, 2015

Arnold L. Wheeler, passed away on March 19, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona.Arnolds life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Elma Lucile Smith

January 29, 1919 - March 19, 2015

Elma Lucile Smith, passed away on March 19, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona.Elma's life will be celebrated by family and friends and her memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Michael Lawrence Orticelli

April 19, 1973 - March 16, 2015

Michael Lawrence Orticelli passed away March 16, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona. Michael was born April 19, 1973 in Danbury, Connecticut to Larry and Mary Della Orticelli. Michael was a graduate of SUNY Purchase College in New York with a BFA degree; he was an accomplished artist with a specialty in custom designed fine jewelry working in the Phoenix area. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed camping and...
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John Herman Keefer

June 13, 1928 - March 9, 2015

John Herman Keefer, 86, of Aberdeen, Maryland, passed away March 9, 2015, in Gilbert, Arizona. John was born June 13, 1928 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Services and Burial will be in Aberdeen, Maryland.John's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson...
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Jayne Evelyn Snyder

April 17, 1923 - March 6, 2015

Born April 17, 1923, in North Canton, Ohio, to Lester & Olive Kuntzman. She grew up with 5 bothers and 1 sister.Married to Robert D. Snyder on May 3, 1945, during World War II in San Francisco, California, while he was serving his country in the Army Air Corps. They remained in California where both of their children were born, until 1957, when they returned to North Canton, Ohio. After their...
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Tammera Petty

August 13, 1961 - March 4, 2015

Tammy Dorrine Faulkinbury Petty of Gilbert, AZ passed away on March 4, 2015 at Acuity Speciality Hospital Mesa, AZ with family and friends by her side. She is survived by her husband Bill Petty of Gilbert, AZ, her father, George Faulkinbury of Ardmore, Ok, her mother, Joretta Adams of Ridgecrest, CA , sisters, Tracy Keeley and her husband Tom Petty of Ridgecrest, CA, Terry Lyster and husband...
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Cheryl Ann Wesolowski

February 12, 1956 - February 27, 2015

On February 27, 2015, the Lord called home his angel, Cheryl Ann Wesolowski, to be with herdaughter, Alvina Lynn Perry.Cheryl passed away unexpectedly at the age of 59 at Desert Cove Rehabilitation Center in Mesa,Arizona, from heart complications.Cheryl was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio, where she graduated from Northwest Ohio Nursing School and began hercareer at MCO. Cheryl then moved to Mesa...
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Harry T. Allen

September 11, 1937 - February 26, 2015

Harry T. Allen was born on September 11, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois. He passed away at his home on Tuesday February 26, 2015 after a lengthy illness, his wife Elizabeth was at his side. Harry was a Teacher in the Tempe School System for 25 years. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, his son Jason of Seattle, Washington, his Sister Margaret of Tucson, Arizona, Brother Bill (Ann) of Peoria,...
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Ellen Clinch Thomas

June 30, 1945 - February 22, 2015

Ellen Clinch Thomas, passed away on February 21, 2015 in Chandler, Arizona.Ellen's life will be celebrated by family and friends and her memory will live on always.Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary in Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Everett Wormwood

February 13, 1935 - February 19, 2015


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Pearl Grennell

September 6, 1933 - February 19, 2015


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Rebecca Jane Aragon

July 7, 1968 - February 16, 2015

Dedicated Wife, Partner, Loving Mother, Grandmother and Friend Rebecca "Becki" Jane Aragon, age 46, of Phoenix, AZ, passed into God's hands on February 16th, 2015. She was a wonderful example of faith, hope and charity. Becki had a zest for life, she loved spending time with her grandchildren, riding Harley Davidson motorcycles, following NASCAR, and always enjoyed her daily puzzles. Becki...
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Anetta Agnes Carroll

October 19, 1928 - February 9, 2015

Anetta Agnes Carroll, 86, a Retired Bookeeper, resident of Mesa Arizona, and former resident of Prescott, Arizona, passed away February 9, 2015. Anetta was born October 19, 1928 in New Leipzig, North Dakota to Adam and Matilda (Schroeder) Rieger. Anetta will be greatly missed by her family and friends. There will be a private gathering at a later date. Arrangements under the direction of...
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Myrne M. Steininger

January 24, 1916 - February 3, 2015

Myrne M. (Smith) Howe Steininger, of Tempe, AZ, passed away on February 3, 2015. Myrne was born on a farm near Primghar/Paullina, Iowa on January 24, 1916. She was the daughter of Marie (Andersen) and Clarence Smith. She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Donald.Myrne's mother immigrated to the United States from Denmark with her parents and many siblings. They settled in the...
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Richard Ernest Vance

August 27, 1932 - February 3, 2015

Richard Ernest Vance, passed away on February 3, 2015 in Chandler, Arizona.Richard's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Services will be held at a later date in San Diego, California.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Tuan Chung

August 26, 1927 - February 1, 2015

Tuan Liet Chung, passed away on February 1, 2015 in Chandler, Arizona.Tuan's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Anne Marie Suiter

March 10, 1970 - January 30, 2015

Anne Marie SuiterAnne, our loving wife, daughter, sister, aunt, niece, teacher and friend, passed away after a seven month battle with cancer on January 30, 2015 in Chandler, AZ. She was born in Las Vegas NV on March 10, 1970. Anne was always passionate about education. Ever since she was a young girl, she was always driven to be the best she could be. Anne graduated with honors from Mesa High...
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Wilbert Lloyd Glaim

January 11, 1917 - January 21, 2015

Wilbert Lloyd Glaim, 98, from Annandale, Minnesota, passed peacefully on Wednesday, January 21, 2015, in Tempe, Arizona. Wilbert was born January 11, 1917, in Annandale, Minnesota and married Muriel Ruth Rhoe of Annandale on July 11, 1940. Together for more than 70 years, they lived most of their lives near Annandale where they raised their son, Barry and niece, Ruthann Rhoe. Survivors include...
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Verna F. Styer

November 13, 1927 - January 18, 2015

Verna F. Styer, passed away on January 18, 2015 in Tempe, Arizona.Verna's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Donald Lee Phillips

March 30, 1936 - January 16, 2015

Donald passed away on January 16, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona. "Seeing is believing." For many, those words simply represent a motto. But for Donald Lee Phillips, it summarized in every way who he was. He was modest, quiet and observant, taking in everything around him and always thinking before acting. He was a realist, someone who was efficient and practical in everything he did. He...
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Thomas Joseph Nall

September 19, 1934 - January 15, 2015

Thomas Joseph Nall, passed away on January 15, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona.Tom's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Robert Franklin Gerhardt

September 30, 1943 - January 14, 2015

Robert Franklin Gerhardt, passed away on January 14, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona.Robert's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Vincent A. Mirizio

December 28, 1933 - January 14, 2015

On January 14, 2015, our loving Father Vincent A. Mirizio passed into heaven after 81 years of a wonderful life. Muzzy was born in East Orange, New Jersey in December 1933. In 1975, he moved our family to Tempe, Arizona from New Jersey to begin a new life. Muzzy was known by his friends as a gentle, kind man whose prized possessions were his Family and friends. He was a devout Catholic who...
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Sherry K. Garland

August 14, 1945 - January 13, 2015

Sherry Kay Garland was born in Riverside, CaliforniaShe was the daughter of Mr. Henry C. Barker and Estha M. BarkerShe was married to David E. Garland for over 38 years.She was a sister to her brother, Henry C. (Clay) Barker Jr.She was a loving aunt to her nieces; Sara, Gemilea and her nephew Henry-Thomas Barker. She was an aunt to Adam and Joe Garland and to her great-nephew Alexander as well as...
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Joseph Edward La Scala

January 27, 1931 - January 13, 2015

Joseph Edward La Scala passed away January 13, 2015 in Mesa, AZ. Joe was born January 27, 1931 in Brooklyn, NY to Stephen and Rosalia La Scala.Joe's first love was baseball. His dream was to play for the Majors. He was a pitcher and had a great curve and knuckle ball. At 16, he pitched for Lafayette High School in Brooklyn NY. Later he played for the Bensen Hurst Clippers, part of the Coney...
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Mary Ann C. Lenihan

April 7, 1928 - January 9, 2015


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Mark Lee Padgett

February 16, 1955 - January 3, 2015

Mark Lee Padgett passed away on January 3, 2015 in Chandler, Arizona.Mark's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, January 17th at 11:00 am at Mountain View Lutheran Church, 11002 S. 48th Street, Phoeix, AZ 85044.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary...
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Charlotte Oliver

February 1, 1944 - December 31, 2014


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Sean Darren Mead

August 30, 1961 - December 30, 2014

Sean Darren Mead, passed away on Tuesday, December 30, 2014 in Mesa, Arizona.Sean's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.A celebration of life service will be held Friday, January 9, 2014 at 4:00 pm at Lakeshore Mortuary Chapel, 1815 S. Dobson Road, Mesa, Arizona. A reception will be held immediately after the services in Lakeshore's Hospitality...
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Spencer Martin Boucher

May 20, 1993 - December 25, 2014

Spencer Martin Boucher was born May 20, 1993, in Mesa, Arizona and died at home December 25, 2014 in Tempe, Arizona. His parents, Donald Martin Boucher and Joyce Lewis have one other son, Trevor Boucher. As a child, Spencer was an avid reader, loved to sing, dance, collect swords, and enjoyed role-playing games with his brother and friends. His school years were filled with memorable...
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James Marion Morford

March 23, 1922 - December 20, 2014

Services for James M. Morford of Mesa will be Monday 1-5-15 at Via Church (formerly Red Mountain Christian Center) at 10:00 AM. Burial at Mesa City Cemetery following the service. A dinner will be served at the church following burial. The church is located at Adobe and Power. NW corner. Jim was born at home on March 23, 1922, in Rush County, Indiana, and died at home in Mesa, December 20, 2014...
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Joseph Guerrero

September 8, 1943 - December 19, 2014

Joseph Guerrero a native of Mesa, AZ passed away at 71 years old.Leaving spouse Cruz Guerrero, two daughters, Veronica Dozal and Elizabeth Cano and four grandchildren; Sean Guerrrero, Robert Cadzow, Veronika Barron, and Candelario Barron. Services will be held at Lakeshore Mortuary, 1815 S. Dobson Road, on December 28, 2014 from 6:00pm-9:00pm. Funeral Mass will be held December 29, 2014 at Saint...
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Kenneth R. Slaten

February 6, 1929 - December 18, 2014

Kenneth R. Slaten, passed away on Thursday, December 18, 2014 in Chandler, Arizona.Funeral arrangements are under the direction of French Funerals - Cremations (Wyoming), 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE., Albuquerque, NM 87109.Please visit www.FrenchFunerals.com for service information, or you may contact them at (505) 823-9400.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any...
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Dottie Jean Arrington

April 22, 1945 - December 14, 2014

Dottie Jean Arrington 69, of Maricopa AZ passed away on December 14, 2014. Born in Boone County West Virginia on April 22, 1945. Moved with her parents Tom & Arizona Lambert to Carlsbad, NM in 1960. Graduated from Cosmetology school in 1963 and met her husband Ronnie G. Arrington and they were married in January 1964. Ronnie is a retired crane operator and served as a district rep for the...
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Alexandria Jean Papworth

February 1, 1946 - December 13, 2014

Alexandria Jean Papworth passed away on December 13, 2014 in Chandler, Arizona, due to complications from Frontal Temporal Dementia. Alex was born in Romford, Essex, England on Feb 1, 1946, to parents Alec Oswald and Kitty Oswald (nee Kinsella). She is survived by husband Ken, lovely daughter Julia, brothers Martin and Richard, and nephews and nieces in England. Her young adult passion was for...
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Leo Allan Thomas

March 30, 1920 - December 11, 2014

Leo Allan Thomas, passed away on December 11, 2014 in Phoneix, Arizona.Leo's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.A memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on January 17, 2015 at Lakeshore Mortuary Chapel.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Margaret Anne Marie Nissly

July 6, 1933 - December 11, 2014

Margaret A. (Margo) Nissly, 81, of Phoenix, Arizona passed away peacefully on December 11, 2014. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She is survived by her husband of 18 years, Clyde; son, Paul Walker (Cindi), daughters Janet Nissly (Randy) and Christina Moyers (Philip), step daughters Susan McMillan and Ruthann Martinez (Lionel), 4 nieces, 12 grandchildren and 2...
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William Robert Ward

March 18, 1946 - December 7, 2014

Bob Ward, 68 of Mesa, AZ passed away suddenly on Sunday, December 7, 2014. Bob was born on March 18, 1946 in Gainesville, TX to William Nicholas and Dorothy Hogan Ward. He is survived by wife Kaye S. Ward; mother, Dorothy; brother, Craig Ward & family; sons, Scott Ward & family, Chris Adkins & family, and Jesse Adkins; daughters Lauri Wacasey & family; Rhonda DeLabio & family...
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Horace Beverly

November 14, 1958 - December 7, 2014

Horace Beverly Jr.( nick name Guy) was born in Oakland, California on November 11, 1958, to the parents of Mr. and Mrs. Horace Beverly Sr. He attended school in Oakland California at Castlemount High School. He later met Maria Delatory in Oakland, California and through this union was born two Daughters, Sonia and Victoria. He joined the United States Army where he served in the service for...
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Thomas Dovi

October 15, 1942 - December 4, 2014


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Joseph E. Sikorski

August 22, 1959 - November 27, 2014

Joe was born on August 22, 1959 to Edward and Frances "Nancy" Sikorski. Joe loved life and lived it to the fullest. He would talk your ear off about rocks, the Civil War and his faith in God. Joe loved to play his guitar and cut and polish rocks. Joe married Carolyn Morris on May 28, 2006 in Tempe, Arizona and they reside in Mesa, Arizona. Joe is survived by his wife Carolyn; his...
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William Worrell Wootten

October 29, 1925 - November 22, 2014

William W. Wootten, aged 89, died Saturday, November 22, 2014 in Tempe. Born in Iowa, he enlisted in the US Navy after high school and served both in World War II and the Korean conflict. Educated at the University of Chicago, the University of Iowa, and the University of Minnesota, Bill taught history at Arizona State University for over 35 years before his retirement. He is survived by his...
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David Palmer Yandell

April 8, 1944 - November 16, 2014


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Bertha B. Mihalchean

December 16, 1918 - November 15, 2014

Bertha B. Mihalchean passed away November 15, 2014 in Gilbert, AZ. She was born December 16, 1918 in Thorpe, WI to George and Bethel Beckman. Bertha is preceded in death by 3 husbands: Henry Pitt, Harry Stepner and Nick Mihalchean. She is survived by 3 children, Donald Pitt, Elaine Sharp and Maxine Myrick; 9 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren and 21 great-great grandchildren. Funeral...
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Julia Mary Kiteley

May 23, 1927 - November 12, 2014


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Lorraine Julia Vary

February 9, 1936 - November 11, 2014

Lorraine Julia Vary, 78, of Glendale, AZ passed away November 11, 2014 in Chandler, AZ. Committal Services will be held Friday, November 21, 2014 at 1:30 pm at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 N. Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85024. Arrangements entrusted to Lakeshore Mortuary.
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Pedro Rene Gutierrez

January 25, 1996 - November 10, 2014

Pedro Gutierrez III, passed away on Monday, November 10, 2014 in Chandler, Arizona.Pedro's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Arlene Rose Urick

March 7, 1922 - November 10, 2014

Arlene Rose Urick (Semanko), died on Nov 10, 2014 at age 92 in Gilbert, AZ. Loving mother and grandmother, sister, cousin, and friend. Survived by her children Patricia Urick (Jeffrey Zegas) of Winchester, MA, Scott (Jan) Urick of Gilbert, AZ, Steve (Denise) Urick of Cudahy, WI, and Barbara Bua (Ken Botelho) of Gilbert, AZ. Also survived by grandchildren Sam & Gregory Zegas (MA), Matthew ...
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Daniel Kroon

May 30, 1918 - November 10, 2014

Daniel Kroon, passed away on Monday, November 10, 2014 in Mesa, AZ.Daniel's life will be celebrated by family and friends and his memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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Donald Vern Shepler

October 1, 1943 - November 7, 2014

Donald V Shepler, 71 of Tempe AZ passed away Friday Nov 7 2014. He was born to the late Donald & Mildred Shepler on Oct 1 1943 in Lansing MI. Donald served with distinction reaching the rank of Sergeant with the Marine's Recon Unit in Vietnam. He was wounded several times and received 2 Purple Hearts and other commendations for his dedication and bravery. He is survived by his wife Joyce...
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Richard Scott Robinson

July 30, 1959 - November 3, 2014


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Barbara Joann Crenshaw

May 19, 1950 - October 25, 2014


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Laura Jacoba Davis

December 2, 1949 - October 25, 2014


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Phyllis Jean Manfredo

August 26, 1931 - October 25, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, AZ.
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Olive Jeanette Duncan

December 13, 1927 - October 23, 2014


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Duane Paul Schoen

September 17, 1939 - October 22, 2014

Duane P. Schoen passed away October 22, 2014 in Phoenix Arizona.He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.The family will honor and celebrate his life in private.Arrangements under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, AZ.
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Ruth E. Kitto

March 17, 1926 - October 15, 2014

Ruth Swanson Kitto, 88, passed away on October 15, 2014, in Apache Junction, AZ. Ruth was born in Battle Plain, MN on March 17, 1926 to Rosalyn and Henry Weiland. Ruth attended grade school in Minneapolis and graduated from Patrick Henry high school in Northern Minneapolis. On May 22nd, 1047, Ruth married Vernon Swanson and three children were born to this union. In 1977, they moved to...
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Robert Wayne Stultz

December 20, 1956 - September 29, 2014

Robert Wayne Stultz passed away on Monday, September 29, 2014 in Mesa, Arizona.Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary in Mesa, Arizona.Robert's family will be celebrating his life on Friday, October 10th at 7:00 p.m. at Lakeshore Mortuary Chapel.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480)...
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Michael Dean Snyder

November 15, 1988 - September 29, 2014

Michael Dean Snyder passed away on Monday, September 29, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona.Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary in Mesa, Arizona.Michael's family will receive visitors on Saturday, October 4th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Lakeshore Mortuary Chapel.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call ...
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Rita Hinsley

June 3, 1917 - September 28, 2014

Rita Hinsley passed away on September 28, 2014 in Mesa. A life long resident of Arizona, she was born in Copper Creek, AZ.She will always be remember as a loving and caring mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She is survived by a host of loving relatives and friends. Rita will always be remember and missed by all. Arrangements under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, AZ.
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Michael Donald Munn

January 10, 1943 - September 27, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, AZ.
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George P. Pappas

July 1, 1923 - September 26, 2014

Pappas, George P.George Pappas of Chandler, Arizona, joined up with his heavenly father on September 26, 2014 and left this world at the age of 91. George was born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio and moved to Arizona in the 1950's. He was preceded in death by his wife Bernice and daughter Gina. George is survived by his Sister Thelma and five children, Rod, Bonnie, Mike, David and Steven. George...
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Vivian Betty Neese

March 25, 1926 - September 23, 2014

Vivian Betty Neese, passed away on September 23, 2014.Vivian's life will be celebrated by family and friends and her memory will live on always.Arrangements are under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, Arizona.Lakeshore Mortuary 1815 S. Dobson Rd.Mesa, Arizona 85202If you have any questions or need assistance, please call (480) 838-5639.
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John Colby Huckelberry

April 10, 1943 - September 22, 2014

John Colby Huckelberry, 71, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, September 22. The son of Guy and Gerine Huckelberry, John was born April 10, 1943 in Sioux Rapids, Iowa. He was a graduate of Sioux Valley High School and continued his education at Westmar College in LeMars, Iowa earning his Bachelors Degree in Education. John was a member of the Westmar Eagles basketball, cross country...
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Alberto Antonio da Rosa

April 21, 1931 - September 16, 2014

Alberto Antonio Da Rosa,83, passed away on September 16, 2014. Alberto was born in Macau in 1931 and moved to Hong Kong as a child, then to London as young adult and finally to the United States, where he met his beloved wife of 52 years, Emelina. In his early adult years, Alberto was an avid hiker, badminton player and harmonica player. In addition, he loved to travel, dance and sing. After...
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Joyce M. Fisher

March 3, 1928 - September 11, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, AZ.
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Ruth B. Morriss

July 3, 1920 - September 8, 2014

Morriss, (Cordelia) Ruth of Dallas, Texas passed away peacefully on Monday September, 8, 2014 in Chandler, Arizona. She was born in Dallas, Texas on July 3, 1920 and grew up in York, Alabama before moving to Tempe, Arizona in 1970. She was married to James H. Morris in 1941 and they shared 57 wonderful years together. She is proceeded in death by her husband, sister Odessa Witt (Dallas, Texas),...
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Leslie Ellen Dochtermann

November 24, 1953 - September 7, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, AZ.
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Myra M. McNichols

August 26, 1913 - September 5, 2014

Myra "Mickey" McNicholsMickey passed away on September 5, 2014 in Mesa, AZ after celebrating her 101st birthday just days before. She was born in Holstein, IA August 26, 1913. Mickey put herself through Simpson College where she met her beloved husband Mac and graduated in 1935. They married in 1938 and raised their family of 3 children in Iowa and in 1957 moved to Phoenix. She was a high...
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Claire M. Miller

September 6, 1922 - September 5, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, AZ.
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Gilda Mirizio

May 3, 1935 - September 4, 2014

On September 4, 2014 our loving mom Gilda Mirizio passed into heaven after 79 years of a wonderful life. Gilda was born in East Orange New Jersey on May 3, 1935. In 1975 her family moved to Tempe, AZ to begin a new life. Gilda was vibrant spirit with a zest for life. Her love of her lord and her family is what made her get up each day. She is survived by her loving husband of 54 years Vincent...
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Eleanore M. Eckerson

May 30, 1928 - September 2, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, AZ.
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