Our Obituaries

Admiral H. Freeman

January 28, 1934 - September 1, 2015


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Kathleen Schorr

February 20, 1950 - August 30, 2015

Kathleen Schorr of Glendale, Arizona passed away on August 30, 2015. "Kate" was born in Brooklyn, New York and moved to Long Island where she met and married Howell Schorr in 1987. Kate and Howell built a wonderful life for them both. Kate was a true champion and fought her battle with cancer since 2010 but, as it turned out, in her case cancer was more powerful than the cure. Kate...
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Alexander Daniel Kovacs

August 14, 1924 - August 30, 2015


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Robert A. Neader

April 20, 1917 - August 29, 2015

98, passed away August 29, 2015. He was born in Marietta, Ohio, one of eight children. His parents were Albert and Bertha Neader. Bob married Ruth Strahler on Sept. 28, 1938. He served his country in WWII in the US Army. He received the Meritorious Service Award and also two Bronze Stars, while serving in the Army. After the war he worked for IBM. He and Ruth lived in Calumet City, Ill.,...
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Janet A. Wisner

July 2, 1940 - August 29, 2015


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Frank Bowman

March 2, 1925 - August 28, 2015


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William D. Tracy

January 11, 1922 - August 28, 2015

William 'Bill' D. Tracy, 93 of Sun City, Arizona, passed away on August 28, 2015. Bill was born the son of Glenn and Nina (Chamberlain) Tracy on January 11, 1922, in Des Moines, Iowa. He married Mavis E. Wood in May 1942, the same year he enlisted in the Navy. Bill served in the pacific during WWII and was honorably discharged in 1945. He worked for Ford Motor Company in management and retired in...
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Dorothy I. Flynn

September 24, 1927 - August 26, 2015


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Lee Sylvester Fletcher

December 8, 1927 - August 25, 2015

Lee Sylvester Fletcher passed away August 25, 2015 in Sun City West, AZ at age 87. He was born on December 8, 1927 in Detroit, MI to David and Mary Fletcher. Lee married his wife Irene in 1948 and they were married 52 years. Irene preceded him in death in 2000. Lee enjoyed golf, bowling, being a musician and was a member of the Sherriff's Pose in Sun City West. Lee loved spending time with his...
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Joyce E. Taucher

August 2, 1940 - August 23, 2015


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Marie Marchuk Fiore

December 30, 1928 - August 23, 2015

Marie Marchuk was born in December, 1928 in New York City to parents, Paul and Anna. She was the fourth of six children with three brothers (Willie, Pete and Mike) and two sisters (Helen and Joan). Marie's childhood was a happy one, but the family was relatively poor. At the age of 15 Marie quit school after her mom passed away to help support her family. In 1956 she met the love of her life,...
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Thomas Roy Ahern

March 29, 1934 - August 23, 2015

of Peoria, Arizona previously of Buffalo Grove, Illinois, passed away on Sunday, August 23, 2015 at the age of 81. Thomas was a graduate of both Loyola Academy and Loyola University in Chicago. He worked at IBM for 27 years as a System's Analyst until he retired in 1987 at age 53. In 1995 Thomas and his wife, Anne moved to Sun City West, AZ and enjoyed 19 years of bowling, golfing, bocce ball,...
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John Edward Franks

April 8, 1926 - August 20, 2015

John Edward Franks of Sun City, Arizona, 89, passed away on August 20, 2015. He was born on April 8, 1926 to Elmer and Margaret Franks in Uniontown, PA. John graduated from German Township High School in Fayette County, PA. He was in the U.S. Navy and participated in the European Theatre of Operation during WWII and in the Atomic Bomb test at Eniwetok and Johnson Island.He retired as Fire Chief...
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Joseph Dean Dameron

April 1, 1930 - August 18, 2015

Dr. Joseph Dean Dameron of Sun City, Arizona passed peacefully and truly loved August 18, 2015. He was born on April1, 1930 in Kansas City, Missouri.He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in history and poly science from William Jewell College in 1952. He then served in the U.S Army for two years from 1952-1954. Subsequent to his time in the military he earned a Master's (1955) and Doctorate ...
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Leonard Francis DeBaker

February 12, 1926 - August 17, 2015

Leonard Francis DeBaker, age 89, passed away on August 17, 2015 in Sun City West, AZ. Len was a leader in his community. He helped many businesses and families realize their dreams, and broke new ground in banking. He was president of the Wisconsin Bankers Association and a noted speaker on the American Bankers Association circuit; along with his many philanthropic activities. In his...
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Thomas A. Parsons

August 28, 1928 - August 16, 2015


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Joan Marie Dube

December 18, 1930 - August 15, 2015


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Dedrick Monroe Gaines

September 15, 1979 - August 11, 2015


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John William Hartlauer

May 25, 1926 - August 11, 2015

John William Hartlauer Sr., 89, of Glendale, Arizona passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2015. John was born May 25, 1926 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He served our country through the U.S. Navy service in 1950 - 1952. John was a member and past commander of the American Legion Post 75 Sunnyslope, Phoenix, Arizona.John was preceded in death by his lovely wife, Shirley Ann Hartlauer on November 11,...
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Anna Fesser

May 12, 1933 - August 10, 2015

Fesser, Anna, 82, of Sun City, Arizona passed away Monday, August 10, 2015. Anna was born to Andreas and Eva Ruff on May 12, 1933 in Budapest Hungary.Anna was preceded in death by her loving husband, Gunter Fesser and her sister Theresa Czpri. She is survived by her two daughters, Brigitte Fesser and Linda Fesser (Doug Tinker); grandchildren, Sophia, Lilly and Russell;, and sister, Eva (Peter)...
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Gilbert C. Kiefer

June 18, 1923 - August 10, 2015

Gilbert C. Kiefer, 92, passed away August 10, 2015 in Peoria, AZ, at the Sierra Winds Retirement Center. Born in Decatur, IN on June 18, 1923. He lived in Fort Wayne until 2004 when he moved permanently to Arizona.He is survived by his wife, Margaret; son, Darrell (Kae) of Berne, IN; daughter, Judy (Todd) Fleming of Surprise, AZ; five grandchildren; and 4 great grandchildren.He was preceded in...
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Alva Jo Grant

December 12, 1913 - August 10, 2015

Our beloved Mother, Alva Jo Grant, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 10, 2015 at the age of 101. She was born in Slaton, Texas on December 12, 1913 to Edgar and Viola Blundell. She was the middle child, with two older siblings and two younger, she outlived them all.She attended school in Slaton and in 1930 she married Warren Grant. She became the ultimate homemaker and wife. Together they...
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Wagdy Ayoub Haddad

November 20, 1984 - August 9, 2015


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June Louise Pond

June 6, 1918 - August 9, 2015


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Wagdy Ayoub Haddad

November 20, 1984 - August 9, 2015

I'm FreeDon't grieve for me, for now I'm freeI'm following the path God laid for me.I took His hand when I heard Him callI turned my back and left it allI could not stay another dayTo laugh, to love, to work or playTasks left undone must stay that wayI found that peace at the close of the dayIf my parting has left a voidThen fill it with remembered joyA friendship shared, a laugh,...
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Louis Carl Lundstrom

June 7, 1915 - August 6, 2015

Louis Carl Lundstrom, of Sun City, Arizona, passed away August 6, 2015, at the age of 100 years old, after a long and fulfilling life. He was born in Tekamah, Nebraska, June 7, 1915. As a boy, Lou enjoyed making models. During a contest with the boys of their little home town, one of his model airplanes earned him his first flight on an airplane, on a 5 seater plane that was touring the...
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Murray LANDY

January 23, 1919 - August 6, 2015


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Bryan Dean Whiteside

May 15, 1947 - August 5, 2015

Bryan Dean Whiteside was born May 15, 1947 in Kansas City, Missouri to Jim and Esther Whiteside. After graduation from the University of Missouri with a diploma in Journalism he joined the Navy as an officer with much of his service time spent in Panama.After fulfilling his service requirements he lived in Omaha, Nebraska where he found singing and playing guitar to be a passion. Eventually he...
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Dorathy L. MADSEN

July 7, 1932 - August 5, 2015


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Frances M. DAVIS

February 10, 1917 - August 3, 2015


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Patricia Jean Mannino

April 17, 1947 - August 3, 2015


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Robert SCULLY

July 3, 1924 - July 31, 2015


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John K. LACOST

May 9, 1933 - July 28, 2015


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Dorothy H. NICKERSON

August 16, 1915 - July 26, 2015


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Leona M. GALPIN

August 1, 1917 - July 26, 2015


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Laverne Bruce

August 2, 1924 - July 26, 2015


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Mark Edward Larson

October 21, 1940 - July 26, 2015

Mark Edward Larson, 74, of Sun City, AZ passed away July 26, 2015. Mark was born October 21, 1940 in Durand, IL. He joined the Air Force in 1958 and while stationed at Offut Air Force base, met and married Janet D Janiak in May of 1964. Mark graduated from UNO and entered OCS, graduating in 1972. He retired from the Air Force in 1982. Mark owned and operated Sun City Home Tax Service for 25 years...
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Albion Bennett Lee

March 29, 1928 - July 24, 2015


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Marge S. Eichman

May 16, 1931 - July 23, 2015

It is with very saddened hearts that we announce the death of our beloved Mother, Margaret Eichman. She died peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, 7/23/2015. She was the most wonderful, supportive and caring mother in the world, and we are honored to say that she was our Mom. She was such a great role model, and each of us strive to be like her every day. She is a hard act to follow. She was...
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Mary Adele Mason

September 17, 1922 - July 23, 2015

Mary A. Mason, 92, died peacefully in her home on July 23, 2015. She was born September 17, 1922, the daughter of the late Italian immigrant parents, Falco and Anna (Ferrara) Muscante in McKeesport, PA. She married Louis J. Mason in 1941 and had three children. The family moved to Phoenix in 1962. As a hairdresser for many years, Mary changed careers and went to work for the Arizona State...
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Mary E. TINNEY

July 8, 1922 - July 22, 2015


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Mary Elizabeth Tinney

July 8, 1922 - July 22, 2015

Mary Elizabeth Tinney, 93, passed away on July 22, 2015 in Peoria, Arizona. She was born on July 8, 1922 to William C. and Lodemia L. Wright in Townwood, Putnam, Ohio. She married Thomas G. Tinney on April 4, 1942 in Lime City, Wood, Ohio. They resided in Lime City most of their life working and raising their children until 1991 when they moved to Sun City, Arizona. Mary is survived by her...
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Janet Ruth Earlywine Goering Lohmeyer

January 9, 1934 - July 21, 2015

Sun City resident Janet Lohmeyer passed on to be with her previously departed loved ones, and her savior Jesus Christ, in Heaven on Tuesday July 21st 2015. She was a wife, mother, supportive role model and mentor to anyone who needed help. She had lived in Hutchinson, Kansas raising her family before moving with her 2nd and surviving husband, William Lohmeyer, to Phoenix Arizona. She was born on...
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Harry William Redding

February 17, 1921 - July 21, 2015

Harry led an exemplary life. He was a devoted Military Officer, and a wonderful role model for his family. Known also as a "True Gentleman" and accomplished artist, he was a respected and adored Husband. Harry is survived by his wife Karen; daughter Niki (Enrique) Lamas; step-children Teresa (Kenneth) Lowe, John (Patricia) Reinhold and Heidi Abdul; Seven Grandchildren and two Great...
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Margaret E. Laturno

April 24, 1921 - July 20, 2015


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Robert J. RUPPERT

June 10, 1927 - July 20, 2015


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Thomas E E KARTISEK

July 14, 1923 - July 20, 2015


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Margaret E. Laturno

April 24, 1921 - July 20, 2015


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Darin Kevin Evans

April 10, 1963 - July 20, 2015


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Thomas E. Kartisek

July 14, 1923 - July 20, 2015


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Patricia Dworkin

March 23, 1930 - July 20, 2015


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Robert J. Ruppert

June 10, 1927 - July 20, 2015

Robert J. Ruppert, 88, passed away July 20, 2015 at Woodmark of Sun City, AZ after a long illness with dementia. Robert is survivied by his loving wife, Barbara, of 61 years. He is also survived by 5 children: Susan Ouderkirk of St. Paul MN; Kathleen Devereux of Mesa, AZ; Brian Ruppert of Batavia, IL; Martin Ruppert of Douglas, AZ and Paul Ruppert of Surprise, AZ; 6 grandchildren: Daniel and...
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Goulvart K. Kederian

February 25, 1919 - July 19, 2015


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William R. Jones

July 22, 1947 - July 18, 2015

William "Bill" Jones, 67 of Peoria, AZ, passed away July 18, 2015 at the VA Hospital in Tucson, AZ. Bill was born July 22, 1947 in Utica, NY to Robert H. Jones and Pauline (Newtown) Jones Sobieraj. Bill graduated from West Winfield High School in NY and enlisted in the Army in May 1966. He served in Vietnam between 1966 and 1967 and in 1967 was wounded and awarded the Purple Heart. He worked...
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Casimir Marion MALIK

April 1, 1924 - July 17, 2015


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Robert Louis Andrews

February 9, 1930 - July 17, 2015


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Aleva Gertrude Farmer

November 5, 1928 - July 17, 2015


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Casimir Marion Malik

April 1, 1924 - July 17, 2015

Casimir "Casey" MalikCasey, a resident of Sun City West for over 31 years, after a long illness passed away on Friday, July 17, 2015. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Theresa. Casey is survived by his daughters Margi (Domme) and Elizabeth (Yanik), loving grandchildren Karl, Collin, Gregory and Tina along with three great grandchildren Abby, Gary, and Zach. Casey was a World War...
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William Roger Moore

November 30, 1926 - July 15, 2015


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Joseph MILLER

September 30, 1925 - July 13, 2015


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Margaret A. CRAWFORD

December 29, 1922 - July 13, 2015


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Joseph Miller

September 30, 1925 - July 13, 2015

Joseph Miller of Sun City West, 89, passed away peacefully on July 13, 2015. He was born on September 30, 1925 in Berwyn, Illinois to Joseph Miller and Beatrice Grieshaber. Joseph proudly served during World War II from 1944 to 1946. He married Virginia Brichetto on May 24, 1947. They moved to Arizona in 1984. Joseph loved to golf and join friends for coffee at the Hole-In-One Diner in Sun City...
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Doris L. Mosher

April 17, 1922 - July 13, 2015

Doris L. Mosher, 93, passed away on July 13, 2015. She was born on April 17, 1922 in Albert Lea, Minnesota to Carl and Mabel Everson. Doris was in the United States Navy from 1943 to 1945. She moved to Arizona in 1973.Doris will be missed by her sister Virginia (Allen) Rudolph and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her husband, Maurice L. Mosher and her parents. A private family...
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Teresa I. LAMB

December 12, 1929 - July 12, 2015


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Ella Mae Axon

November 28, 1920 - July 12, 2015


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William R. Moore

November 30, 1926 - July 12, 2015

William R. Moore, loving Father and Grandfather, passed away on July 12, 2015 at the age of 88. Bill was born November 30, 1926 in Wellington, KY to Volney and Esther Risner Moore. He is survived by his devoted wife of 64 years, Marjorie Moore; daughters, Debra Egelston, (husband Doug), and Connie Comfort, (husband Mark); grandchildren Chrystal Seaman, (husband Matt), Scott Comfort (wife Rylan),...
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Ella Mae Axon

November 28, 1920 - July 12, 2015

Ella Mae (McClelland) Axon passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2015. She resided in Phoenix, AZ where she spent her later years near her son and family. Ella Mae was born November 28, 1920 in Breckenridge, Mo. She was preceded in death by her husband William (Bill) Axon who passed away in 2003. Ella Mae lived many years in Chillicothe and was active in various church and civic organizations. Services...
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Geraldine Rutledge

February 10, 1920 - July 11, 2015

Geraldine Rutledge of Peoria, Arizona, 95, passed away on July 11, 2015. She was born on February 10, 1920 to John and Charlotte Agers in Providence, Rhode Island. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Rutledge; son, Tom Mason; two brothers; and a sister.She will be missed by her son Tom Mason; three grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.Visitation will be held from noon-1 p.m. on...
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Virginia Katherine Sturgis

December 23, 1924 - July 11, 2015

Virginia Katherine Fox was born December 23, 1924 in Rochester, West Virginia. She was affectionately known to her family and friends as "Jimmy". She was married to Eugene Edwin Sturgis in 1942. While Gene served in the Army for the next 4 years, Jimmy lived and worked in San Francisco, California. She was a regular volunteer at the USO there. In 1968, Gene's job transferred them to Phoenix,...
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Bonnie Ann Palmer

August 30, 1940 - July 11, 2015

Bonnie Ann Palmer, 74, passed away on July 11, 2015. She was born on August 30, 1940 to Howard and Frances Ramme. She will be missed by her children, Chris Palmer, William (Melissa) Palmer, and Yvonne (Chris) Massey; four grandchildren; and a sister Carol (Joseph) Andryshak. Private arrangements were handled by Sunland Mortuary, 15826 Del Webb Blvd. in Sun City, AZ.
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Norma Lydia Wostoupal

January 20, 1920 - July 10, 2015


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Ellen I. Fultz

May 19, 1924 - July 10, 2015


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Norma Lydia Wostoupal

January 20, 1920 - July 10, 2015


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Melba R. Campbell

December 22, 1921 - July 9, 2015


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Melba R. Campbell

December 22, 1921 - July 9, 2015


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Ethel M. Mladich

March 14, 1934 - July 8, 2015


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Ethel M. Mladich

March 14, 1934 - July 8, 2015


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William J. Dohrer

November 4, 1923 - July 7, 2015

William J. Dohrer, age 91 1/2 , passed away at Mountain View Terrace in Duarte, Ca, on Tuesday July 7, 2015, where he was recovering from an earlier surgery. William was born November 4, 1923, in Aryshire, Iowa to the late William M. Dohrer and Hilda G. (Kuehl) Dohrer Kelleher. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jean, his parents, his sister, Charlotte Kramer and brother-in-laws, Alfred Kramer...
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Joseph J. Mitzel

September 9, 1920 - July 5, 2015


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Dorothy Reeve

September 2, 1934 - July 4, 2015


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Edwin William Rauth

December 30, 1932 - July 4, 2015


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Edwin William Rauth

December 30, 1932 - July 4, 2015

Edwin William Rauth, 82, passed away on July 4, 2015 in Sun City West, Arizona. He was born on December 30, 1932 in Plainfield, New Jersey to Edwin and Ethel Rauth. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving from 1951 to 1953. Edwin is survived by his wife of 37 years, Virginia E. Rauth; sons, Glenn (Jodi) Rauth, Mark (Dena) Rauth and William (Karen) Rauth; six grandchildren; sister, Virginia A....
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Theresa J. LaForest

November 2, 1927 - July 3, 2015


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Herbert Stanley Young

August 12, 1919 - July 3, 2015


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Theresa J. LaForest

November 2, 1927 - July 3, 2015

Theresa Jeanne LaForest, also known as "Giggles" and "Sunshine", passed away Friday, July 3, 2015 at the age of 88. Theresa loved to laugh, sing, play cards and take on adventure. She especially enjoyed dancing and regularly attended the Sun City dances. Her kindness, enthusiasm and warm spirit touched the lives of everyone she met.Theresa was born Nov. 2, 1927 to William and Alvina Lanoue of...
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Leonard J. Brinkman

July 26, 1923 - July 2, 2015


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Leonard J. Brinkman

July 26, 1923 - July 2, 2015

Leonard J. Brinkman, Age 91, passed away on July 2, 2015, in Surprise, Arizona. He was born Leonard John Brinkman on July 26, 1923, in Beadle County, South Dakota to parents Joseph and Geraldine Brinkman. On December 27, 1949, Leonard married Wilma Koch (pronounced Cook) at St. Martin's Catholic Church in Huron, South Dakota. They lived in Huron and Aberdeen briefly, and moved to Rapid...
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Elizabeth J. Klocke

December 9, 1927 - July 1, 2015


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Elizabeth J. Klocke

December 9, 1927 - July 1, 2015


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Wilma E. Brinkman

August 9, 1928 - June 30, 2015


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Ethel M. Gross

September 28, 1923 - June 30, 2015


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Wilma E. Brinkman

August 9, 1928 - June 30, 2015

Wilma E. Brinkman, age 86, passed away on June 30, 2015 in Surprise, Arizona. She was born WilmaElaine Koch (pronounced Cook), on August 9, 1928, on a farm near Huron, South Dakota to parents Evan (pronounced Eva, maiden name Stewart) and William Koch. Wilma attended grade and high school in Huron and graduated from Huron College. On December 27, 1949, she married Leonard John Brinkman at St....
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John Albert Johnson

January 10, 1921 - June 29, 2015


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Marcel Breton

December 18, 1926 - June 29, 2015


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Pauline Merfeld

July 8, 1929 - June 29, 2015


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John Albert Johnson

January 10, 1921 - June 29, 2015

John Albert Johnson, 94, passed away on June 29, 2015 in Surprise, Arizona. He was born on January 10, 1921 in Detroit, Michigan to John and Elsie Johnson. He was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy (Rappana) Johnson, daughter Jean Koebler and son Donald Johnson; brothers, Wilbert Johnson, Robert Johnson, Einard Johnson and Ralph Winamaki; and sisters, Esther Gersbacker and Ruth Graham.John...
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Frances M. Geib

November 1, 1925 - June 29, 2015

Frances was born in Divernon, IL to Steve and Violet Burgaroski Novak on November 1, 1925. She moved to her heavenly home on June 29, 2015. She was the youngest of four children. Her parents and brother, Ted, moved to the US from Poland when Ted was an infant. After coming to the United States they had three daughters, Stella, Josephine and Frances. Frances graduated and became a successful...
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Mabel Mildred Kull

April 27, 1921 - June 28, 2015

Mabel Kull passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday June 28, 2015 at the age of 94. She was born in Landis Township, New Jersey to George and Bertha Sloane and preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Edward Kull Sr. She is survived by her four children, Edward Jr., Rosemary, Sharon, Michael and her daughters-in-law Sandy and Sharon and sons-in-law Tom and Hank. She will be greatly...
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Melvin Lee Garrett

July 19, 1926 - June 25, 2015

Melvin Lee Garrett, 88, of Sun City, Arizona, passed away on June 25, 2015. He was born on July 19, 1926 to Lee and Doris Garrett in Greenwood County, Kansas.Melvin was a US Air Corps veteran during World War II. He married Phyllis (Neff) Garrett and they moved from Charles City, Iowa to Arizona in 1992.Melvin will be missed by his wife Phyllis Neff; two daughters, Patricia Garrett and Carla...
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Helen L. Porter

November 22, 1922 - June 24, 2015


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