Our Obituaries

Eugenio Lugli

September 29, 1919 - February 20, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Gordon O. Olson

July 22, 1936 - February 16, 2017

God looked around His gardenAnd found an empty spaceThen He looked down upon this earthAnd saw your tired faceHe put His arms around youAnd lifted you to rest;God' s Garden must be beautifulHe only takes the best.
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Dorothy J. SCHULZ

April 27, 1917 - February 16, 2017

Dorothy Jane (Gelhaus) Schulz age 99 widow of Gilbert John Schulz, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 16, 2017 in Peoria, AZ. Born April 27, 1917 in Kenton, OH daughter of Eugene and Gertrude (Strong) Gelhaus. Dorothy was raised in Kenton and graduated from Kenton High School. On December 5, 1942, Dorothy and Gil were married in Cincinnati, OH. Dorothy had several jobs including a...
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Earl William Hoatson

October 9, 1921 - February 15, 2017

Earl W. Hoatson, age 95, of Sun City AZ, passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at the Hospice of the Valley PCU, Phoenix AZ. He was born near Hershey, Nebraska on October 9, 1921, the son of William and Ruba (Leister) Hoatson. He married Mildred Fairhead on Oct. 13, 1948 in Merriman, Nebraska.Earl will be remembered for his kindness, fair-mindedness and warm, genial nature. He was so...
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John Anthony Provost

October 21, 1931 - February 14, 2017

John Anthony Provost, 85, formerly of Gilroy, California, passed away on February 14, 2017. Mr. Provost is a Navy veteran. He was an engineer at United Technology Center in Santa Clara County, California and also owned a 7-11 store from 1973 until 1990. He is survived by his partner, Norma Smith. No services are planned at this time.
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Sai Ung Oh

April 5, 1942 - February 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Enez Viola Weiler

September 4, 1923 - February 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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James Frederick GOODMAN

August 19, 1933 - February 13, 2017

James Frederick Goodman, 83 of Peoria, passed away on February 13, 2017 following years of struggle with Leukemia. He was born in Detroit, Michigan August 19, 1933, the only child of Jasper and Bluma Goodman, who preceded him in death. Upon graduating Central High School in 1951, he joined the Navy during the Korean conflict and was sent for basic training to the Marine Depot in San Diego. Jim...
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Richard Eric Nelson

May 30, 1935 - February 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Perry B. Ramentol

January 18, 1925 - February 10, 2017

Perry B. Ramentol, 92, passed away Friday, February 10, in Sun City, AZ. Perry was born in New York City, New York on January 18, 1925 to Perry Berago and Estella Hernandez Ramentol. Upon completing high school, Perry joined the Army Air Force in 1942 serving as a veteran during WWII in the Aleutian Islands of Alaska. He married Jean C. Brandon on June 28, 1947 and was married for 57 years...
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Ilse Jahn Bolster

March 8, 1914 - February 10, 2017

Ilse Jahn Bolster died peacefully February 10th at 102. Ilse came to the United States from Germany as a young girl with her parents, settling in Ohio. She graduated from Case Western Reserve University, and with her sister Gertrude, taught German to American officers during World War II. After her mother's death, Ilse moved to Phoenix to be with her sister, working as an Executive Secretary...
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Donald Alton Stults

March 10, 1928 - February 10, 2017

Donald A. Stults, 88, of Sun City West, AZ passed away with his loving family by his side in Phoenix, AZ on February 10, 2017. Don was born in Springfield, IL to Ray and Maude Stults. Don farmed and owned and operated his own HVAC company in Virden, IL before moving his family to Arizona in 1968. He remained in the HVAC industry until he retired. One of Don's favorite hobbies was panning for...
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Patricia Louise Attebery

September 6, 1931 - February 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Joan Esther Updike-Martin

May 14, 1933 - February 9, 2017

Joan Updike-Martin, 83, of Surprise, Arizona passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family, February 9, 2017. She was born in Haverhill, Massachusetts on May 14, 1933, to the late Jack and Alice Avedian. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband and companion of 25 years, Richard Martin as well as a sister, Jeanette Talbot. Joan graduated from Wilfred Beauty Academy and was...
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Kenneth Donovan McDonald Thomas

July 24, 1952 - February 9, 2017

Kenneth Donovan McDonald Thomas7/24/52 - 2/9/17"Ken, Kenny, Donovan"Kenneth Donovan McDonald Thomas was born on July 24, 1952 in Kingston, Jamaica to the late Tennyson and Bernice Thomas. He and his family migrated to the United States in June 1963. Initially he and his two siblings resided with their paternal grandparents in Philadelphia for a year and a half, while their parents began working...
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Keith Elmer Gray

October 20, 1934 - February 8, 2017

Let memories of meBring a smile to your faceAs I begin my journeyTo a peaceful, loving placeI'd like you to rememberAll the good times that we hadAlthough I have now left youTry your best to not be sadI led a life of loveWith happiness to spareBut my body got so tiredWith a pain I could not bearSo please don't cry for meAs my soul begins its climbYour grief will slowly easeOne day at a...
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Dominga M. O'Hare

June 1, 1913 - February 8, 2017

Dominga (Dee) O'Hare of Phoenix, AZ passed away on February 8, 2017 at Peoria Good Shepherd. She was born on June 1, 1913, in New York City to Salvador & Martina (Iduriaga) Mardaras. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband James (Jimmy) O'Hare, two sisters, Eleanor Ugalde, of Phoenix, AZ and Juanita (Jenny) Betanzos of Tucson, AZ, two nephews Henry (Hank) Salcedo of...
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Rosemary M. Growney

June 15, 1924 - February 7, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Jeanne Jeanne Sellon

May 29, 1927 - February 7, 2017

Reta "Jeanne" Sellon, aged 89, died peacefully on February 7, 2017 at the Freedom Plaza Care Center, after a brief struggle with vascular illness. Jeanne was born May, 1927, in Tollerberg, Colorado, the daughter of Samuel and Mary who had recently immigrated from Scotland.As a child, Jeanne's family lived in various places around Colorado Springs and Pueblo. Scottish ancestry and traditions...
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Lorraine Mildred Lyall

June 30, 1927 - February 7, 2017

Lorraine M Lyall, born June 30th 1927 went to be with God and her loved ones February 7th 2017. She is survived by her son Gary and daughters Vickie and Cindy, 6 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. She was born in Decatur, Illinois but lived 71 years in the Valley of the Sun. She was an amazing Wife, Mother,Grandma and multimillion-dollar realtor. She was a strong and vibrant woman.She...
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Harold Ward Fountain

August 17, 1921 - February 7, 2017

Harold Ward Fountain, Doctor of Dental Surgery, passed away on February 7, 2017. Ward, as he was called by family and friends, was born on August 17, 1921 in Remus, Michigan. He attended Central Michigan University before graduating from the University of Michigan Dental School in 1945; a course of study that he completed in six years under a wartime accelerated schedule of year around classes...
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Donald Robert Rees

August 9, 1918 - February 7, 2017

Donald Robert Rees, 98, passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2017 in Surprise, AZ. He was born to the late Fred and Eva Rees in Tipton, Indiana. Donald graduated from Purdue University in 1940 with a bachelor degree in mechanical engineering. He married Marguerite E. Park in 1941 for 61 years until her passing in 2002. Donald also proudly served his country during World War II as an Army veteran...
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Millee D. Makmann

February 22, 1921 - February 6, 2017

Millee Makmann age 95, formerly of Sun City West, Arizona died Monday peacefully under the care of Sunshine Adult Care Home in Surprise, Arizona.Millee was born February 22, 1921 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Columbus Thomas and Elizabeth Louise Reno. She married for life her sweetheart Michael on September 19, 1942 at the Martha Mary Chapel in Greenfield Village, Dearborn, Michigan. Millee...
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Sharon Celeste Besser

February 11, 1930 - February 5, 2017

On February 5, 2017 Sharon Celeste Besser, 86, of Sun City West passed away. Her father Tom Watkins was a member of the famous Tommy Dorsey band. She loved jazz and railroads, having worked for the railroad for a large part of her life. She was a very positive and accepting individual who had many loving friends. She had two very happy marriages, first to Ben Phillips and later to Charles Besser....
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Albert Paul Richards

August 31, 1922 - February 5, 2017

Albert Paul Richards 94, passed away peacefully in his sleep in Mesa, AZ on February 5th, 2017. Albert served in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II as a navigator on a B-17 Bomber over Italy. He was proud to have served his country and in 2010 had the privilege to visit the Memorial Sites in and near Washington D.C. by the "Honor Flight" organization.Albert was...
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Charles Frankel

September 2, 1922 - February 3, 2017

Charles Frankel, 94, passed away on February 3, 2017 in Surprise, AZ. He was born on September 2, 1922 in New York, NY to Nathan and Jennie Frankel.Charles grew up in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. He attended Seward Park High School, but left at age 17 for fulltime work at the 1939-40 New York World's Fair. In 1940 he enlisted in the Marine Corps and fought in the First Marine Division at...
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Lee Ann I. Bellous

December 14, 1939 - February 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Mark Richard Thompson

November 26, 1928 - February 3, 2017

Mark Richard Thompson Jr., 88, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 03, 2017 in Peoria, AZ. He was born November 26, 1928 in St. Louis, MO. Mark received his BS degree from St. Louis University in 1951 and then served in the US Army from 1951 - 1953. He married Patricia Henlock in 1954 and was married for 62 years. Mark worked for Monsanto from 1956 until his retirement in 1991. After...
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Mildred Selma Gosden

March 31, 1917 - February 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Arline W. GRAY

February 19, 1915 - February 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Maria Dudley

September 27, 1928 - February 2, 2017

Maria Dudley died peacefully on February 2, 2017 in Glendale, Arizona at the age of 88. Maria was born in Poland on September 27, 1928. She immigrated to the United States in February 1952, where she met and married her beloved husband, Andrew Dudley, on July 6, 1957. They were married for 52 years until Andrew's passing on March 10, 2010. Maria was a devoted wife, homemaker and mother of two...
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Anna Mary Auer

November 19, 1934 - February 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Melvin William Franck

November 30, 1916 - January 30, 2017

Colonel M.W. (Mel) Franck, USAF Ret.B. November 30, 1916, D. January 30, 2017Melvin William Franck (100) died peacefully on January 30, 2017 in his residence at Royal Oaks Lifecare in Sun City, Arizona. Mel was born on November 30, 1916 in Washington Lake Township, Minnesota, son of the late Andrew and Lena Franck. Mel was a 1934 graduate of Central High in Norwood, Minnesota. He attended the...
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Birgit Evelyn Cier

May 11, 1921 - January 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Maxine H. Peterson

August 5, 1923 - January 28, 2017

Maxine H. Peterson, 93, of Sun City West died January 28, 2017. Mrs. Peterson was born on August 5, 1923 in Delta, Utah to Flora and LeRoy Hopkins. She married Richard N. (Dick) Peterson in 1943 and after WWII they made their home in Salt Lake City. She attended the University of Utah, graduating in 1963 with a degree in Education. Moving to Wenatchee, WA in 1963 Maxine taught elementary...
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Joan Marie Angelo

September 10, 1935 - January 28, 2017

Joan Angelo, 81 Chicago, Illinois and Peoria, ArizonaJoan Angelo entered her eternal resting place on January 28, 2017. She departed this life from Hospice of the Valley in Glendale, Arizona. She was diagnosed with colon and lung cancer in May of 2016. Her final days were spent surrounded by her family and friends. She had tremendous quality of life until the end of her life on Earth. ...
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Mamie Anna Repoff

August 10, 1921 - January 27, 2017

Mamie Anna Repoff, 95, passed away on January 27, 2017 in Peoria, Arizona. She was born on August 10, 1921 to Peter and Anna Repoff in Fairmont, West Virginia. Mamie graduated from Clarion-Limestone High School. She previously lived in Limestone, Pennsylvania and moved to Arizona in 1983. Mamie proudly served her country in the United States Navy from July 1943 to November 1946.Mamie was preceded...
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Robert W. Scheer

September 13, 1918 - January 27, 2017

98, passed away January 27, 2017 in Peoria, AZ. Robert was a WWII veteran, an aircraft mechanic, farmer and started his own business selling gas & oil. He moved to AZ in 1967 and worked for The City of Scottsdale Water Department. He loved to travel, swing dance, enjoyed following the stock market and watching Lawrence Welk. Robert was predeceased by his wife of 50 years, Shirley in 2007....
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Wanda Irwin Bott

January 1, 1923 - January 26, 2017

Wanda Irwin Bott, 94, passed away January 26, 2017 in Phoenix, AZ. She was born January 1, 1923 in Louisville, KY. Visitation will be at held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. with committal service to follow on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary and Cremation Center, 15826 Del Webb Blvd, Sun City, AZ 85351.
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James Veryl SANDERS

October 28, 1925 - January 26, 2017

James Veryl "Sandy" Sanders, 91, a 42 year resident of Sun City died 26 January 2017. He was born 28 October 1925 near Philip, Haakon, South Dakota to Theodore Henry and Enid Childs Lathrop Sanders. He served in WWII and retired from the US Navy after 22 years in December 1964. He married Ethelmae "Ethel" Emerson on 23 December 1951 in Levittown, Nassau, New York. He had a...
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Nathan G. Fox

June 24, 1925 - January 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Maria Kowalchuk

June 19, 1924 - January 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Christopher Hidalgo

December 21, 1921 - January 24, 2017

Christopher Hidalgo, age 95, passed away on January 24, 2017 in Sun City, AZ. He was born on December 21, 1921 in Brackettville, TX to John Hidalgo and Apolonia Pina. Chris received his masters degree in Education at ASU and not only was he an educator but he also served his country during WWII in the US Army, was a Maricopa County Deputy Sheriff Officer and a Civil Air Patrol Pilot. In later...
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Betty Ann Flynn

March 10, 1922 - January 23, 2017

Betty Ann Flynn (Brady), a 32 year resident of Sun City West, AZ, was united with our Lord Jesus Christ when she passed away on Monday January 23, 2017 at the age of 94. Born in Carroll, Iowa, Betty was born to Lola and Earl Brady on March 10, 1922 and was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 40 years Art Flynn. During their years together they lived in several cities, including Des...
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Kenneth John Ganzer

August 12, 1947 - January 22, 2017

Kenneth John Ganzer, 69, passed away on January 22, 2017 at Honor Health Deer Valley Hospital in Phoenix, AZ following a brief illness.Ken was born on August 12, 1947 in Dickinson, ND to John and Lena (Kolling) Ganzer.He was a member of the first graduating class of Trinity High School, Dickinson, ND, in 1965. He then attended the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, ND, graduating in 1969...
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Robert E. Ring

May 18, 1919 - January 22, 2017

Robert E. Ring, age 97, passed away on January 22, 2017 at West Valley Helping Hands Group Home in Peoria, AZ. Robert was born on May 18, 1919 in Claypool, IN and proudly served in the US Army during WWII. He was a member of the147th Armored Signal Company, the 7th Armored Division Association, and the American Legion. On October 10, 1941 Robert married the love of his life, E. Arlene...
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Donald J. Ptacek

July 22, 1922 - January 21, 2017

On January 21, 2017 God called one of his angels home. Donald was 94. He was born Donald Joseph Ptacek to Joseph and Emma (Valvoda) Ptacek of Minnesota in 1922. He was the third of eight children. Don grew up in a farming community in southeast Minnesota. He served his country in the United States Maritime Service (Merchant Marines) during World War II. Upon his return, he married his...
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Eugene Joseph Chervinko

June 12, 1929 - January 21, 2017

Eugene J Chervinko, 87, passed away peacefully on January 21, 2017 in Sun City, Arizona. He was born in Wilt, Illinois. Gene was a Certified Public Accountant. He worked for the Sears & Roebuck Company. Gene also loved to play softball.Gene is survived by his beloved wife, Marcella and his step-son, Bill.A graveside service will be held on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 1:30pm at Sunland...
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Lewis Lloyd Lichlyter

September 25, 1922 - January 20, 2017

Lewis Lloyd Lichlyter, 94, of Sun City, AZ. passed away peacefully on Jan. 20, 2017 at his residence.Lloyd was born in East Ely, Nevada to William Edwin Lichlyter and Gladys Mildred Phalan Lichlyter on Sept 25, 1922. He married Lois Oxborrow, his high school sweetheart on Jan. 1, 1945. Lloyd was a WW II Veteran, serving in the US Navy from 1942 until 1945. He and his family moved to Phoenix in...
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Anna Rose Caraway

October 6, 1925 - January 18, 2017

Anna Rose Adams Caraway, 91 years old, of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away January 18, 2017 from complications of a hip fracture. Anna was born October 6, 1925 in Clinton, Missouri to Clyde Adams and Elva Cagle Billingsley Adams. She grew up with six siblings: Troy Billingsley (half-brother), Doris Billingsley (half-sister), Teresa Adams Lanz, Carl Adams, Murtice Adams Beck, and William (Bill)...
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Frances A. Stave

October 10, 1925 - January 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Stella Quartana

September 14, 1917 - January 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Rosemary Elizabeth Alberts

August 11, 1928 - January 17, 2017

Rosemary was born August 11, 1928 in Logansport, IN. She passed away on January 17, 2017 at the age of 88. Living in Scottsdale, Arizona since 1966, she was known by everyone as Rosie.She was preceded in death by her husband and best friend, Elliot (Al) Alberts.She was the beloved Mother of Mark (Linda) Alberts, Grandmother of Andrew Alberts and Allison (Chris) Schott and Great Grandmother of...
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Janet Louise Gurriell

January 9, 1925 - January 16, 2017

Janet Louise Gurriell was born Janet Anson to her parents Alice and Alvin Anson in Paterson, New Jersey on January 9th 1925. She passed away peacefully in her residence in San Diego, California on January 16th 2017 at the age of 92.Janet grew up in Paterson and graduated from Eastside High School. It was there she met her future husband John Gurriell. World War II was raging at the time and...
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Wayne Lee Stevens

March 29, 1943 - January 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Dorothy Jane Connolly

August 21, 1922 - January 15, 2017

Dorothy J. Connolly, 94, of Sun City, AZ passed away peacefully in Sun City West on January 15, 2017. She was born in Chicago, IL to Harold and Evelynn Ham. During the Great Depression, Dorothy's family moved to Valparaiso, IN. In the meantime, Dorothy would go back and forth to La Grange, IL where her aunts lived and finished high school.Dorothy met the love of her life, Harold Connolly at a...
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Ethel Ruth RICHARDSON

December 29, 1921 - January 15, 2017

Ethel R. Richardson, at age 95, passed away peacefully January 15, 2017.Ethel lived a long and happy life. She was born in 1921, in San Bernardino, California. Ethel was married to the love of her life, Merle Richardson for 62 years, Merle passed away in 2004. Ethel was also preceded in death by her only sibling, her sister Dorothy Frisbee.She is survived by her son Tom Richardson, his wife...
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Elizabeth Abelson Wilder

March 14, 1927 - January 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Eugene Richard Morrison

June 3, 1927 - January 14, 2017

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Gavin Charles Garcia

February 7, 2004 - January 13, 2017

Gavin Charles Garcia, 12, left our lived much too early January 13, 2017. He was a sweet, quiet spirit that enjoyed baseball, drawing and hanging out with his friends and family. Gavin inspired others around him to lead with determination both at school and with his teammates. Gavin, you are forever in our hearts and will always be our angel on the field.Gavin is survived by his parents Eric and...
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Violet M. Hawk

May 8, 1929 - January 13, 2017

Violet M. Hawk, beloved mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother and sister passed away peacefully at her daughter's home on January 13th after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease. She is survived by her daughter Marla Hobbs, Son-In-Law Timothy Hobbs, Grandson Brandon Woolsey and brothers Larry and Duane Snyder. Services to celebrate Violet's life will be held at 12 pm on Wednesday, January 18...
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Ruth Marie Wojciuch

January 20, 1935 - January 10, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Susan Ng

June 9, 1925 - January 9, 2017

Susan Ng, 91, of Sun City West, AZ, passed away January 9, 2017. She is survived by two children, Jacqueline and Jeffrey; daughter-in-law Glenda; grandchildren, Stephanie and Patrick; sister, Chiu; sisters-in-law, Marjorie and Grace. A visitation will be held at Sunland Mortuary, 15826 Del Webb Blvd., Sun City, AZ, from 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 19, 2017 with the service and...
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Duane Edward Kemp

July 2, 1946 - January 9, 2017

Duane Edward Kemp, MSGT USMC (retired), born July 2, 1946, passed suddenly, January 9, 2017. Treasured father of Pamela Ann Vance. Beloved son of the late Lucien Edward Kemp and Leona Tiefenthaler, loving brother of John (Lois) Kemp and Sandra Jean Kemp. Proud grandfather of Timothy Rudd, Christina and Anthony Fiello, and the late Christopher Rudd. Affectionate step-grandfather of Diane and...
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Grace J. Perkins

April 10, 1938 - January 5, 2017

Grace Jeannette Perkins, 77, went to be with the Lord on January 5, 2017. Grace was born in Youngstown, Ohio on April 10, 1938. She was the daughter of the late Leroy and Myrtle Castle. Grace graduated from Phoenix Technical High School in 1956. During her senior year of high school she met Claude Perkins, who became the love of her life. Next month they would have been married for 59 years....
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James Donald Love

June 25, 1945 - January 5, 2017

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Stephen Arthur Barrette

November 4, 1931 - January 3, 2017

Stephen A Barrette - 85 years old of Peoria, Az, was born Nov 4th, 1931 in Danbury, Vermont. He was the oldest of six children all of which were boys. Stephen was raised during the depression in Providence, Rhode Island. He had various jobs during his teen years and eventually joined the Army. As his enlistment was ending he re-enlisted into the Air Force where he became an Airline Electrician...
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Alice R. Bolster

October 25, 1927 - January 2, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center.
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Alice R. Bolster

October 25, 1927 - January 2, 2017

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Dolores Jean Curosh

August 2, 1922 - January 2, 2017

Curosh, Dolores J. (Dvorsack)94, of Phoenix, Arizona, died on January 2, 2017, of gallbladder cancer. She was born on August 2, 1922, in Whiting, Indiana, to Joseph and Mary Dvorsack and was the youngest and last survivor of her siblings, John, Mary Walsko, and Doris Vango Benell. She met Bill Curosh before World War II and they married when Bill returned from the War. They were married for 55...
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Yvonne Marjorie Anzalone

June 4, 1924 - January 2, 2017

Yvonne Renquin Anzalone, age 92, passed away on January 2, 2017. She is survived by her husband of almost 40 years Anthony Anzalone, her sisters Shirley (Don) Kengott and Lorraine Gayle, and many nieces and nephews. A visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 beginning at 10:00 am followed by funeral service at 11:30 am with both being held at Sunland Mortuary, 15826 Del Webb Blvd,...
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Amy A. Rider

November 2, 1925 - January 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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James Arthur Wedel

January 13, 1949 - December 31, 2016

James A. Wedel, 67, passed away December 31, 2016 in Glendale, AZ. He was born in Salem, OR. He graduated from Sandy High School, in Sandy, UT. Jim worked in the oil fields in Utah and Alaska and later drove trucks in Arizona and Texas. He is survived by his beloved wife, Michelle Wedel, children, Bobbi Jo Fillingim, Rob Wedel, Leslie Wedel and Dawn Jacobs; 10 grandchildren and one great...
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Ruth Elaine Beesley

August 22, 1919 - December 30, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Samuel Oliphant Truluck

January 20, 1919 - December 30, 2016

Samuel Oliphant Truluck Jr., 97, passed away on December 30, 2016 in Glendale, AZ. Samuel was born in Jacksonville, FL to Samuel Oliphant Truluck Sr. and Irene Marise Cooper. He graduated from Andrew Jackson High School in Jacksonville and completed a year of studies at University of Florida. Samuel was drafted in 1940 and received his Army Air Corp wings while flying P-38 Lightning fighter...
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Sara Ronna Altman

January 31, 1965 - December 30, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Allen John Rudolph

February 8, 1926 - December 29, 2016

Allen J. Rudolph, 90, a 32 year resident of Sun City, AZ passed away December 29, 2016 surrounded by family following a short illness. He was born February 8, 1926 in Harding, MN to Valentine and Sophie (Skwira) Rudolph. Allen married Virginia "Ginny" Everson February 12, 1949 at St.Theodore's Catholic Church in Albert Lea, MN. He was a US Navy veteran serving in WW II on the USS Saratoga. ...
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Dorothy M. Hall

June 24, 1930 - December 27, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center.
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Loretta J. Roder

November 12, 1926 - December 27, 2016

Loretta J. Roder, nee Medella, was born and married in Chicago, Illinois residing there and later in Downers Grove and Rockford Illinois. In 1986 she moved to Sun City West, Arizona with her beloved husband LeRoy Roder. After 69 years of marriage, he sadly passed away in 2014. Loretta had a great love of animals and doted on her little poodle, Buffy. Through the years, she enjoyed gardening,...
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Mary B. Brown

February 9, 1931 - December 26, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center.
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Mary B. Brown

February 9, 1931 - December 26, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Lavern G. Trausch

April 29, 1918 - December 23, 2016

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Lavern G. Trausch

April 29, 1918 - December 23, 2016

Lavern "Vern" G. Trausch, age 98, passed away on December 23, 2016 in Sun City. He is survived by his son Mike (Vickie) of Peoria, step-sons Merle (Jacki) Jones of Sun City and Doug (Treasa) Jones of Vancouver, WA, his sister Susan (Harry) Thaut of Hastings, NE, and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Friday, January 6, 2017 from 5-8 pm with rosary. Funeral mass will be held...
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Josephine J. CONWAY

July 11, 1917 - December 22, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center.
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Josephine J. Conway

July 11, 1917 - December 22, 2016

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Barbara W. Edwards

October 27, 1937 - December 22, 2016

Barbara W Edwards of Middleton Wisconsin and Sun City Arizona went home to the lord on December 22, 2016 while at Sierra Winds Rehabilitation Center in Peoria Arizona. Barbara was born in Chicago Illinois on October 27, 1937 to the late Herbert Wood Whitney and Kathryn L (nee Priezel) Whitney. Loving mother to Susan (Edwards) Ipsarides and Steven R Edwards. Proud grandmother to Jason and Sean...
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John Henry Young

March 5, 1942 - December 22, 2016

John Henry Young Jr., 74, of Surprise, Arizona, passed away at 3:43 am, Thursday, December 22, 2016, at the Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center surrounded by his family. Born March 5, 1942, in Streetman, Texas, he was the son of the late John Henry Young Sr. and Velma Mae Evans and brother to George and Brady Young. John is survived by his wife of 47 years, Jacqueline "Jackie" Young; two...
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John Roland Dunn

September 12, 1944 - December 21, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Donald Dent Mucheck

November 15, 1944 - December 18, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Gloria Josephine DELACORT

February 26, 1928 - December 17, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center.
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Ralph Edwin Sawall

November 24, 1945 - December 17, 2016

Ralph Edwin Sawall, 71, of Peoria, Arizona, passed away after heart failure on Saturday, December 17, 2016.Ralph was born November 24,1945 in Appleton, Wisconsin to Edwin and Bernice Sawall. He graduated from Appleton Senior High School in 1964 and from the University of Oshkosh in 1973. Ralph was a veteran of the Vietnam War, where he served 1 year active duty as a Navy medic with the 3d Tank...
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Wanda Lou Lewis

January 15, 1933 - December 15, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Frances Mae Bridges

July 5, 1932 - December 15, 2016

Frances Mae Bridges, 84, of Sun City West, AZ, passed away December 15, 2016. She was born July 5, 1932 in Le Grand, Iowa. Frances was a devoted homemaker, wife and mother, talented watercolor painter and enjoyed bowling. She was married 65 years to the love of her life, Stanley Bridges, and together they enjoyed time spent with family and friends. Frances is preceded in death by her beloved...
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Jane R. Benjamin

March 4, 1924 - December 14, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center.
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Marie LAUDISI

February 23, 1942 - December 14, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center.
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Jane R. Benjamin

March 4, 1924 - December 14, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center, Sun City, AZ.
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Richard Kenneth SMITH

March 12, 1934 - December 13, 2016

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Marilyn Ann Kreppel

March 20, 1925 - December 13, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center.
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Marilyn Ann Kreppel

March 20, 1925 - December 13, 2016

Kreppel, Marilyn Ann Van Syckel, Dziadul - Born 3/20/25 to Albert Orrin and Catherine Frances Van Syckel in Brooklyn, N.Y. (the 4th of 12 children born to them). The family eventually moved to Wyckoff, N.J. Mom lost her mother to cancer in 1943, and also her dear brother, Roland, who died off Bougainville, in the Solomon Islands during World War II. She married Walter C. Dziadul in 1947 and had...
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Glen Clayton Forney

May 18, 1923 - December 10, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Sunland Memorial Park, Mortuary & Cremation Center.
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