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Kenneth A. Bain

September 6, 1932 - June 26, 2016

Kenneth A. Bain, III, 83, of Sun Lakes, Arizona, entered into rest on June 26, 2016. Beloved husband of Peggy Sue Bain, and of the late Margaret Bain. Dear grandfather of Michelle Winkler and brother of Barbara Veltri. Family will receive guests 9:00 AM, Thursday, June 30, 2016, at Valley of the Sun Mortuary, 10940 E. Chandler Heights Road, Chandler, Arizona 85248, where funeral services will...
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Patricia Ann Plowright

June 21, 1944 - June 25, 2016

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Marjorie L. Goers

August 29, 1924 - June 24, 2016

Marjorie L. Goers, 91, of Chandler, Arizona, entered into rest on June 24, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Myron Goers; dear mother of Pamela (Tony) Cranfill, Cathy (Steve) Forney and Jim (Margo) Goers; dear grandmother of Lucas (Cathyrn) Forney, Ben Forney and Seth Goers; dear great grandmother of Caden, Jacob and Kayla. Memorial service will be held 10:00 AM Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at Valley...
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James Gerald Hilbink

May 19, 1935 - June 22, 2016

James G. Hilbink "Jim", 81, at peace on June 22, 2016, surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of Diana B. Hilbink; dear Dad of Jeaneen (Tom) Duensing and Alex (Lori) Hilbink; loving Lito of Jared and Shae Duensing, and Jorden and Ethen Hilbink; dear brother of Ronald (Kaye) and Kraig (Maryann) Hilbink. Our dear brother-in-law, uncle, great uncle, cousin, colleague and friend of many....
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Susan Altamirano Gomez

December 15, 1953 - June 21, 2016

Susan A. Gomez, 62, passed away June 21, 2016. Born December 15, 1953 in Tucson, Arizona. Preceded in death by her mother, Aurelia G. Altamirano. Survived by loving husband, Robert M. Gomez; son Robert Michael Gomez (Amanda); twin daughters Andrea Somerville (Nick) and Michelle Gomez; grandchildren, Olivia, Teyo and Santino Gomez, and Landen Somerville; father, Joe T. Altamirano; siblings,...
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Patricia Soonja KIM

March 17, 1936 - June 19, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Valley of the Sun Mortuary & Cemetery, Chandler, AZ.
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Ramon Mendoza Rodriguez

February 20, 1934 - June 19, 2016

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Genevieve Ruth WEST

May 13, 1928 - June 18, 2016

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Patricia Ann Lundregan

November 12, 1933 - June 18, 2016

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Phyllis Arlene Dawson

March 31, 1926 - June 18, 2016

Phyllis Arlene Bisbee Dawson was the daughter of Clarence and Helen Bisbee. She was born in Ford Kansas on her Rinehart grandparents Farm in a snow storm on March 31st 1926. She graduated from Ford High School. She married Melvin Dawson her longtime boyfriend and love from the age of 13 on December 10th, 1944 in her Rinehart grandparents home. Her memories of their farm became sealed in her heart...
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Kymbree Lynne Gabaldon

November 5, 1997 - June 15, 2016

MILEY CYRUS "The Climb"I can almost see it. That dream I'm dreaming, But there's a voice inside my head saying, "You'll never reach it." Every step I'm takin' every move I make feels lost with no direction, My faith is shakin' But I, I gotta keep tryin' Gotta keep my head held high There's always gonna be another mountain I&...
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Evelyn Elizabeth Roit

February 23, 1923 - June 14, 2016

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Colleen A. Wilson

January 19, 1945 - June 14, 2016

In Memory of Colleen A. Wilson January 19, 1945 - June 14, 2016Colleen A. Wilson passed away on June 14, 2016 at home with her family. She died peacefully in her sleep. Services will be held and Colleen will be laid to rest at 10 a.m. on June 25, 2016 at Valley of the Sun Mortuary and Cemetery located at 10940 E Chandler Heights Rd., Chandler AZ 85248, phone: 480-895-9232Colleen was a beautiful...
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Gladys Marie Gunzer

November 12, 1939 - June 13, 2016

June 13th 2016 at 10:18 am Gladys Gunzer, lost her long fought battle to cancer. Gladys was a role model to many and she was a native North Carolinian and very proud of that fact. She studied Fine Arts at The Women's College of the University of North Carolina where she met her lifelong companion Dick Gunzer. Everyone that knew Gladys loved him, she was a fierce friend, wonderful mother and the...
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Ardell Harriet STAFFIERI

March 18, 1924 - June 12, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Valley of the Sun Mortuary & Cemetery, Chandler, AZ.
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Luz Elena Gomez

August 7, 1945 - June 10, 2016

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Richard Anthony Rivard

November 11, 1934 - June 9, 2016

Richard Anthony Rivard, 81, of Chandler, Arizona, entered into rest on June 9, 2016. Beloved husband of Jeannie Rivard for 58 years; dear father of Rick (Aree) Rivard, Tony (Jaime) Rivard and Maria Rivard; dear grandfather of Brandi Rivard, Drew (Kimmi) Fleger and Dustin Fleger; dear great-grandfather of Easton and Emma Fleger. . Visitation 6 - 8 PM, Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at Valley of the Sun...
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Rodney Lee Rogers

March 15, 1949 - June 8, 2016

Rodney Lee Rogers, 67, of Phoenix, Arizona, entered into rest on June 8, 2016. Born in 1949 to Richard and Norma Rogers, he grew up as older brother to Kelly (Deloris) Rogers and Kim (Lonnie) Wingett in Goshen Indiana. Rod is a 1967 graduate of Wakarusa High School. He was a US Army veteran serving in Vietnam from April, 1969 to November, 1970. When returning stateside he married his high...
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Doyle Wayne Yockey

September 30, 1941 - June 8, 2016

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Ada Virginia Garmon

September 26, 1932 - June 7, 2016

Ada Virginia Garmon, 83, of San Tan Valley, AZ (formerly of St. Ann, MO) passed away on June 7, 2016 at Banner Baywood Medical Center in Mesa, Arizona. She was born on September 26, 1932 in O'Kean, AR to John Marshall and Viola Carson. She married Marvin Johnson on August 31, 1951. Together they had two children, Rick (deceased) and Shirley. Ada and Marvin would later divorce. On August 19,...
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Judi D. Sefton

April 21, 1944 - June 7, 2016

Judith Dimock Sefton went to be with Lord on Tuesday, June 7, 2016.Judi was born on April 21, 1944 in Newton, Massachusetts to Donald F. and Eleanor L. Dimock. Hometown, Mt. Lebanon, PA was dear to Judi and she cherished her 1962 graduating class from Mt. Lebanon High.A consummate care-taker, Judi was a nurse by profession and committed her life to the helping of others. As a Registered Nurse,...
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James Thomas Kilmartin

February 4, 1928 - June 6, 2016

James "Jim" T. Kilmartin, 88, peacefully passed away on Monday, June 6, 2016 in Chandler, Arizona. Born February 4, 1928, in the Bronx, New York, he was the son of the late Thomas Kilmartin and Rose (Kilmartin) Schuman. Being born and raised in the Bronx, it is no surprise that Jim was a life-long fan(atic) of the New York Yankee's. He had many fond memories of attending baseball games with...
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Roy LOPEZ

May 14, 1938 - June 5, 2016

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Merion Margaret Webb

February 1, 1923 - June 5, 2016

Merion Margaret Webb, 93, of Chandler, Arizona, died peacefully in her home. She is predeceased by her parents Charles and Catherine Duhr and her late husband of 54 years, Charles Raymond Webb. Merion was a mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. With all those greats, it shows you her greatness. She is survived by her four children, Joyce, Judy, David and Jennifer....
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Roy N. Lopez, Jr.

May 14, 1938 - June 5, 2016

For my Roque From METoday we mourn the loss of a Dam'Good man. and he would tell you so.Roy N. Lopez, Born in Casa Grande, AZ in 1938.Proud son, brother, father, grandfather Tio, Nino, Mentor and friend. Not to mention the pride that swelled his chest.. Marine!I believe he would tell you his greatest loves and achievements would be having married his honey Elena and honorably raised his children...
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Betty Jo Crumley

July 21, 1935 - June 2, 2016

Betty Jo Crumley, 80, passed away on June 2nd 2016 in the city of Chandler, AZ, she was born in Morrilton, Ark. on July 21st 1935 to Ben and Dorothy Hoelzeman . Betty Jo married Robert R. Parham Sr. December 26th 1953 in Little Rock, Ark. They were married for 25 years and had 4 children together, Bobby, John, Barbara and Marilyn. On February 14th 1985 Betty Jo married Richard Crumley the love...
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Keith Alan Clark

November 5, 1944 - June 1, 2016

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Linda Annette Noble

November 30, 1965 - June 1, 2016

In Loving Memory OfLinda Annette Boggs NobleNovember 30, 1965 - June 1, 2016 Linda Annette Noble went to be with Jesus on June 1, 2016 surrounded by family after winning her battle with breast cancer. Linda is survived by her husband Glenn and daughters Sierra and Ariel; her Aunt "Mother," Darlene; her Brother, Tim and her sister, Cynthia. Linda was born in Federicksburg, VA to Marvin...
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Teddy Ray Griffieth

August 3, 1938 - May 31, 2016

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Cloya A. Jennings

July 4, 1931 - May 31, 2016

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Daniel Rodriguez De La Rosa

July 3, 1936 - May 31, 2016

Daniel Rodriguez De La Rosa 79, died May 31st. 2016, He was born in Camerio,Puerto RicaoJuly 4th,1936. He moved from Puerto to Chicago area with his mother and step-father. Attending school in Chicago, college Michigan State and then to Hayward, California whereHe taught for 35 years.After retiring, he moved to Phoenix, AZ. To help take care of his mother.In 2000 he met the (the Love of his...
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Julia Arvizu

October 28, 1934 - May 30, 2016

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Julia Robinson Arvizu

October 28, 1934 - May 30, 2016

Arvizu, Julia Robinson, passed away on May 30, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Jose F. Arvizu; dear mother of Vivian Fitzgerald, Jose "Kiko" and Arturo "Tweedy" Arvizu, Christine Gracia and the late Christopher Arvizu; dear sister of the late Carlos Robinson, Emma Sanchez, Reyes Colvin, Ruben Robinson, Isabel Zaroni, Pancho and Arturo Robinson. Our dear Nana, Tia, Prima and...
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James Arthur Lindstrom

December 8, 1940 - May 30, 2016

James A. Lindstrom, 75, of Sun Lakes, Arizona, entered into rest on May 30, 2016. Beloved husband of Darleen A. Lindstrom; dear father of Jeffrey Carl (Laura) Lindstrom and Sara Jane Lindstrom. Dear grandfather of 6 granddaughters and 1 grandson. Dear brother of Betty Wenlund and Janet Olson. Our dear uncle, great uncle, great-great uncle, cousin and friend of many. Memorial service will be...
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William Ernest Farnham

February 9, 1927 - May 28, 2016

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Ila Dean Devaney

September 23, 1929 - May 28, 2016

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Ila Dean Devaney

September 23, 1929 - May 28, 2016

In Memory of Ila Dean (Reid) DeVaney, born in Lake View, Hall County, Texas September 23rd, 1929 to Joe M Reid and Meta Virginia (Haynes) Reid. She passed away May 28th, 2016 in Cottonwood, Yavapai County, Arizona. She is preceded in death by her husband of 53-years; Walter H. DeVaney and by two of her sons, Cecil Clyde and Walter R DeVaney and grandson Frankie L DeVaney. She is survived by son...
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William Ernest Farnham

February 9, 1927 - May 28, 2016

William E. (Bill) Farnham, 89, passed away on May 28, 2016 at his home in Sun Lakes, AZ. He was born February 9, 1927 in Forestville, NY to Theodore and Ethelyn (Kuhrt) Farnham. The third of seven children, Bill graduated from Forestville High School in 1944. He was married to Jenny (Bradigan) Farnham from 1948 until she passed away in 1979. He worked as a grape farmer, a school bus driver, a...
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Joyce Elaine GAFKE

July 2, 1923 - May 27, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Valley of the Sun Mortuary & Cemetery, Chandler, AZ.
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Robert Albert Nolawski

July 12, 1938 - May 27, 2016

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Robert Gene Bellows

May 20, 1953 - May 24, 2016

Robert Gene Bellows, age 63, passed away on May 24, 2016 in Queen Creek, Arizona. He was born May 20, 1953 in Shaunavon, Saskatchewan, Canada and moved to the USA as a small child. After high school he joined the Army. While he was in the Army, he married his high school sweetheart Donna Bellows. They raised 2 daughters in Arizona and also have 3 granddaughters. Bob retired from the Chandler...
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Louis A. WARD

August 30, 1936 - May 23, 2016

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Louis Arthur Ward

August 30, 1936 - May 23, 2016

Louis A. Ward, 79, of Sun Lakes, Arizona, passed away on May 23, 2016. Beloved husband of Linda C. Ward; dear father of Troy, Brian, Stacie (Kevin) Brown and Steven (Heather) Ward; dear grandfather of Maddy, Jessie, Jason, Zackery, Bennett, Cooper and Lincoln. Our dear brother-in-law, uncle, great uncle, cousin and friend of many. Contributions to Set Free Baptist Fellowship (www.setfreeaz.org)...
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Milo Horton Elofson

December 1, 1931 - May 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Valley of the Sun Mortuary & Cemetery, Chandler, AZ.
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Xue Zhu Huang

August 30, 1959 - May 22, 2016

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Bernard Allen WOLFIN

August 21, 1936 - May 22, 2016

Bernie Wolfin passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2016 in Phoenix, AZ at the age of 79. Bernie was born in Seattle on August 21,1936 to Morris and Estelle Wolfin. He was a graduate of Garfield High School (54') and the University of Washington (58'). He had a passion for music and was a drummer in many bands throughout high school and college. He had a long career as a manufacturers rep...
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Betty Louise Watkins

July 21, 1935 - May 19, 2016

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John Leo Meloch

October 12, 1931 - May 18, 2016

John L. Meloch, 84, passed away on May 18, 2016. He is survived by his wife Francita (nee Harrington), father of Francita Peeper, grandfather of Reagan Marie and Riley Quinn Peeper; dear brother of Howard (Kathy) and the late Richard (Janet), and Betty Jane Gauthier, and many nieces and nephews. He was born in Chicago and joined the Air Force in 1951 and served to 1955. He graduated from De...
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Lupe Contreras

July 27, 1926 - May 17, 2016

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David Lawrence Petrushka

January 12, 1948 - May 16, 2016

David L. Petrushka, 68, entered into rest on May 16, 2016. Beloved husband of Krissie Petrushka; dear father of Alyssa and James Petrushka; dear grandfather of Zane (Tatiana) Petrushka; dear brother of Bob (Gerrie) Petrushka and Dorothy (late Ronnie) Samler. Our dear brother-in-law, uncle, great uncle, cousin and friend. David was a proud retiree of the Chandler, Arizona Fire Dept. ...
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Gloria H. Saucedo

July 19, 1930 - May 15, 2016

Gloria Helen Saucedo, 85, passed away at home in Chandler, Arizona on Sunday May 15, 2016. Gloria was born on July 19, 1930 in San Antonio, Texas. Her greatest joy was the love she felt for her family. Her deepest desire was for her family to see each other and love each other when she was gone. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.Gloria was preceded in death by her brothers Juan...
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Robert George Babicke

August 7, 1922 - May 15, 2016

Obituary for Robert G. Babicke __ August 7, 1922 to May 15, 2016Robert (Bob) was born August 7, 1922. He was one of two children of Frank and Ruth (Roxbury) Babicke. He was born in the Park Slope section of Brooklyn, New York. Bob and his brother Ed spent much of their childhood with their beloved grandmother Anna (Cygalis) Babicke. He graduated from Manual Training High School in Brooklyn in...
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Walter E. Flint

April 9, 1935 - May 13, 2016

Walter E. Flint, 81, passed away on May 13, 2016. An inurnment with Military Honors will be held at National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona at 23029 N Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85024 on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 10:00 am. Arrangements under the direction of Valley of the Sun Mortuary & Cemetery, Chandler, AZ.
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Thomas Drake Pace

July 31, 1948 - May 12, 2016

Pace, Thomas Drake 67, of Chandler, AZ., passed away on May 12, 2016 at his home. Tom was born on July 31, 1948 in Akron, Ohio. He moved to Longmont, CO., in 1978. He married Patty Williams in 1994, then moved to Chandler, AZ. the same year. Tom worked in the home building industry for over 25 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, Nascar events and building model cars. He also...
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Daniel G. Serrano

January 27, 1949 - May 11, 2016

Daniel G. Serrano, , 67, entered into rest on May 11, 2016. Beloved Husband of Gwen Serrano. Dear father of Danny, Jr., Liz, Nathan, Manuel and the late Raven. Dear brother of Shorty, Richie, Rori and the late Tony. Dear grandfather of 7, great-grandfather of 3. Dear son of the late Jose and Eloisa Serrano. Our dear uncle, great uncle, cousin, friend of many and musician to all. Visitation...
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Brendan Patrick Danaher

October 29, 1982 - May 11, 2016

Brendan Patrick Danaher, 33, of Chandler, AZ, passed away peacefully on May 11, 2016. Brendan married the love of his life, Emily Ross on June 12, 2010, in Chandler, AZ. He graduated high school from St. John's Northwestern Military Academy in Delafield, WI in 2001. He then went on to serve his country in the Army for six years and was deployed to both Afghanistan and Iraq. Upon his return,...
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Mary Lavonne Unger

October 9, 1943 - May 11, 2016

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Doreen Lea JOHNSON

January 29, 1938 - May 10, 2016

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Doris Nell Mitchell

January 11, 1927 - May 10, 2016

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Eileen Martha McCoy

March 10, 1944 - May 9, 2016

Eileen Martha McCoy ,72 entered God`s Glorious Kingdom on May 9th ,2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. The week preceding her death and at the time of her death she was surrounded by her family and loving friends.Born in Albany , NY she was the daughter of the late Lloyd and Rose Goudreau. She was employed by the National Commercial Bank where she met her future husband Don . They were...
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David Stanley Capeloto

March 1, 1954 - May 8, 2016

David S. Cepeloto, the son of William and Jeanne Capeloto, passed away on May 8, 2016, at the age of 62. He is survived by his mother, brother Glenn, sister-in-law Donna, niece Amy, nephews Chad and Ryan, and many friends. David was born in Seattle, WA and lived most of his life there. He also spent part of his life in Maui, HI, San Diego, and in Israel. He spent the remaining years in Mesa,...
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Kenneth Hom

April 21, 1953 - May 7, 2016

Ken passed away unexpectedly on 5/7/16. Family members to greet him are Ting (grandpa), Shuck & Get Ying (parents), youngest brother George & Susie (niece). He leaves behind a beautiful wife he loved with all his heart, his soulmate Mercy. He found true happiness in her. They have been together since 2009. Ken was happiest when surrounded by his family & friends. He was a quiet,...
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Richard Larry Ward

April 6, 1939 - May 6, 2016

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Dorothy Mae Peeler

September 2, 1925 - May 5, 2016

Dorothy "Dot" Mae Hearn Peeler, 90, of Chandler, AZ, passed away peacefully on Thursday May 5th, 2016 at Friendship Village, Hospice of the Valley with her family by her side.Born September 2, 1925 in Chickamauga, GA, Dorothy moved to Wheaton, IL in her young adult years. A pioneer woman ahead of her time, Dorothy was an accomplished businesswoman. Dorothy enjoyed her retired years in Door...
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Josephine LENNON

April 26, 1918 - May 4, 2016

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Refugio Espinoza Mori

September 9, 1928 - May 4, 2016

Refugio E. Mori Jr., 88 of Chandler, Arizona, passed away on May 4, 2016. Rosary and visitation will be held on Tuesday May 10 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm at Valley of the Sun Mortuary and Cemetery, 10940 E. Chandler Heights Rd. Chandler, Arizona. Funeral mass will be at 10:00am on Wednesday May 11, 2016 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 230 W. Galveston St. Chandler, Arizona. Graveside services will...
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Robert I. Cantor

October 10, 1931 - May 4, 2016

Robert I. Cantor, 84, entered into rest on May 4, 2016. Beloved husband of Gail K. Cantor; dear father of Suzy (Kent) McKinney and David (Emily) Cantor; dear grandfather of Sarah McKinney, Cason and Kendall Cantor; dear brother of Rena Steirn and Shirley Sweet. Our dear brother-in-law, uncle and friend of many. Those who wish may contribute to the Jewish War Veterans, Post 619 in Robert's...
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Josephine W. Lennon

April 26, 1918 - May 4, 2016

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Mary Hazel Cole

October 19, 1943 - May 4, 2016

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Mingjian Song

December 18, 1937 - May 2, 2016

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Josephine Teresa Vitagliano

December 28, 1937 - May 1, 2016

Josephine "Josie" Vitagliano was born on December 28, 1937 to Joseph and Maria DiPace in Newark, New Jersey. She was the youngest of 4 children. Josie spent her early years in New Jersey where she met and fell in love with her husband Joseph "Sonny" Vitagliano. In 1973 together they moved west to Phoenix Arizona with their four children. They loved the warm and casual climate...
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Stephen Matthew Futch

March 14, 1984 - April 29, 2016

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Josephine LOBDELL

January 18, 1924 - April 27, 2016

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Margaret Millan

January 15, 1925 - April 27, 2016

Margaret Millan was born on January 15, 1925 in Central, New Mexico. She died peacefully at home in Queen Creek, Arizona at the age of 91, on April 27, 2016. At age 18 years old she married her true love, Fred Millan (now deceased). Together they had 7 children; 3 girls, and 4 boys. Starting from oldest to youngest she is survived by her oldest daughter Rosalie Buhnerkempe, son Fred Millan, Jr.,...
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Clara May Kelly

February 12, 1921 - April 27, 2016

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Ronald Henry Radeztsky

May 3, 1938 - April 27, 2016

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Warren Matthew Robbins

November 16, 1920 - April 26, 2016

Warren Matthew Robins Nov 16th - Apr 26th 2016Warren Matthew Robins was born November 16th, 1920 in Gueydon, Louisiana. His father was a rice farmer. Warren was the only son in a family of 4 children. In high school Warren attained the rank of Eagle Scout; he then attended college at the University of Southwest Louisiana, and then earned a masters degree in engineering at Louisiana State...
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Maud Agnes McKee

July 16, 1909 - April 23, 2016

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James Francis Friesen

August 14, 1938 - April 23, 2016

James "Jim" Francis Friesen (77) of Phoenix, AZ passed away peacefully surrounded by family Saturday morning, April 23, 2016 after a short battle with kidney cancer. Jim was the oldest of 8 children born August 14, 1938 in Faribault, MN to Clarence William and Gertrude Augusta (Eiler) Friesen. Jim graduated from Detroit Lakes High School in 1956. In 1957, Jim joined the United States Navy and...
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Conchita E. Khan

August 7, 1930 - April 22, 2016

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Imogene Caseta Baker Scott

December 30, 1946 - April 21, 2016

Imogene Baker was born on December 30, 1946 to Ethel and Allan Baker in Jamaica, W.I. She was the youngest of 9 children. Imogene spent 18 years in Jamaica West Indies with her parents until her eldest sister Emily Grant migrated her to London, England. Imogene spent her time in London attending Ealing Technical College, while working as a data typist at Royal Insurance. At the age of 23 Imogene...
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Pamela Lee Orman

September 26, 1957 - April 20, 2016

Pam Orman, 58, of Chandler, Arizona, passed away on April 20, 2016 after a courageous battle against breast cancer. She passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loving family. She was born to Del and Fay Davis on September 26, 1957 in Santa Rosa, California. She married Joe Orman in 1990, and they moved to Arizona in 1995 with their two daughters Heather and Kelly. Pam was a registered nurse...
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Marguerite Marie Brown

September 13, 1928 - April 20, 2016

Marguerite M. Brown, 87, of Sun Lakes Arizona passed away peacefully at home on April 20, 2016. She was born in Albert, Kansas and worked as a registered nurse and spent many years volunteering with the Red Cross, Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts. She is survived by her two daughters, Debra and Teresa (Mark) and her granddaughter, Ashley. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Ted, and her...
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George Peter Holland

March 24, 1938 - April 20, 2016

George Peter Holland was born March 24, 1938, in Liverpool England. Son to Harry and May (Rice) Holland. George was the second of four children - he is survived by his oldest sister Doreen Willis (of Liverpool, England), younger sister Margaret Leech (of Ormskirk, England) and youngest brother Peter Holland (of Adelaide, Australia). Georges earliest years were dominated by events of World War...
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Nicholas Edward Stanley

May 19, 1982 - April 19, 2016

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Billie Frances Payne

April 6, 1928 - April 19, 2016

BILLIE FRANCES VAN ORMAN PAYNE was born April 6 1928 in Chelsea, Oklahoma in less than ideallic circumstances. She was loved by her mother and grandmother until they passed away from tuberculosis and Billie, by the time she was 2 years old, also had tuberculosis and was given an opportunity to survive. She not only survived in the Oklahoma Children's Hospital for the next 6 years of her life...
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William ARROW

March 11, 1923 - April 19, 2016

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Ruth J. Seddon

September 20, 1924 - April 17, 2016

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Ruth Jean Seddon

September 20, 1924 - April 17, 2016

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Ted Rasmussen

March 18, 1926 - April 14, 2016

Ted Rasmussen, 90, passed away peacefully at home in Gilbert, Arizona, on April 14, 2016. Ted was born in White Plains, New York, and made his home in Phoenix for the past 70 years. He was a Signalman in the U.S. Navy during WWII and served on the Flagship of Admiral Raymond A. Spruance. He served on 8 ships during WWII, most notably the USS Indianapolis, which was sunk just 30 hours after Ted...
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Susan Blanche Tosi

July 13, 1934 - April 14, 2016

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Mary Loraine HALL

August 4, 1928 - April 13, 2016

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Harry Henry Altman

April 10, 1927 - April 13, 2016

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Susan Lynn Goad

September 18, 1948 - April 8, 2016

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Charles Owan

February 17, 1932 - April 4, 2016

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Charles (Chuck) Owan Jr. Charles was born to Charles (Charlie) Owan, Sr. and Rose (Seeb) Owan at his parents' home in Bonetrail, North Dakota. He grew up on his parents' farm and attended grade school at Cow Creek Township School until the family moved to Williston, North Dakota in 1945. He attended and graduated from Williston High School...
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Otis Calvin Truvillion

December 20, 1923 - April 4, 2016

Otis Calvin Truvillion was born on December 20, 1923 in Brookhaven, Mississippi to Annie Mae and Joseph Truvillion. From this union there were seven children; Otis was the fourth child. Four of his siblings preceded him in death: Quincy, Willie Dee, Thelma and Dorothy. He leaves his baby sister Kathyran (Roosevelt) of Detroit and baby brother Vernon of California.Otis lived 92 years and...
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Holly Willis COLER

January 19, 1938 - April 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Valley of the Sun Mortuary & Cemetery, Chandler, AZ.
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Betty Louise Beckhelm

May 4, 1925 - April 2, 2016

Betty died April 2, 2016 in the care of Hospice of the Valley, Friendship Village. She was bornon May 4, 1925 in Chicago, Illinois to Frank and Cecilia Nobel. She grew up in Chicago andgraduated from Calumet High School in 1943. She worked at the Illinois Central Railroadfollowing graduation. It was there that she would meet her future husband , Vernon Beckhelm.Betty and Vern were married on...
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Soledad Trujillo

August 24, 1921 - March 31, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Valley of the Sun Mortuary & Cemetery.
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William Michael Pratuch

November 14, 1923 - March 31, 2016

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