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APPLEGATE, Mary A., 76, passed away peacefully on June
23, 1997. A loving and devote wife, mother and grandmother, she is survived
by sons, Einer, Rex and Larry; daughter, Melinda; and five grandchildren;
brother, John Lindenberger; and sister, Betty Lindberg. A native of New
Mexico, she served proudly during World War II in the Women's Army Auxiliary
Corps (WAAC). Near the end of the war she met and married her husband,
Roland S. Applegate. After the war, Roland and Mary settled in California.
Mary worked full time for the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service
while raising three children. She retired in 1979 after 30 years of government
service. Mary was always proud to give extra effort in helping people attain
U.S. citizenship. After her husband Roland passed away, Mary moved to the
Tucson area to be near her daughter, Melinda. Mary spent the last several
years of her life enjoying visits from her children and grandchildren.
She loved her many pets and the animals of the Southwest. She was a strong
and independent woman, who was a generous and compassionate friend to many.
She amazed all with her ability to organize. Mary was an enthusiastic reader
of mystery novels and a complete devotee of crossword puzzles. Mary will
be laid to rest in the Applegate pioneer family cemetery in Yoncalla, Oregon.
A family service will be held there later this summer. Mary wished that
any memorial donations be given to a charity of your choice. Arrangements
by Green Valley Mortuary, 625-7400.
Shirley Ann Basel
BONNER, James Arthur, 53, of Shelbyville, TN died June 19, 1997 at Bedford
County General Hospital. He was born in Marshall County, TN on May 15,
1944 and a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a retired employee of Empire
Pencil Company, Shelbyville, TN. Survivors include wife, Bette McDaniel
Bonner, Tucson, AZ; daughters, Becky Bonner Holden and Lori K. Bonner,
both of Shelbyville, TN; son, James ``Scooter'' Bonner, Shelbyville; stepdaughters,
Joyce Robinson, Tucson and Kathi Crumpler, Las Vegas, NV; brothers, J.C.
Bonner, Petersburg, TN and Harold Bonner, Fayetteville, TN; sisters, Mrs.
Jimmy (Lee) Brannon and Jean Jones, both of Shelbyville, TN and Connie
Brock, Lewisburg, TN; and one grandchild. Visitation was Thursday, June
19, 1997 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Service on Friday, June 20, 1997, 3:30
p.m. at Hillcrest Funeral Home, Shelbyville, TN, with Ronnie Adams officiating.
The cemetery is Willow Mount Cemetery in Shelbyville, TN.
ENDELMAN, Ruth, was born November 7, 1908 to Harry and Grace Platt Endelman
in Algonac, MI, died June 24, 1997. Her mother, father and two sisters
predeceased her. Surviving are three nephews, Paul Pontius of McAllen,
TX, Lewis Pontius of Moore, OK and Ronald Pontius of Brady, TX. She graduated
from Battle Creek College and taught in Bad Axe, MI and Rochester, MI before
coming to Tucson in 1947 where she taught at Roosevelt, Jefferson Park,
Lineweaver and Rogers Elementary Schools - retiring in 1974. She spent
summers at her cottage at Algonac near the St. Clair River. No Services
are planned. Memorial gifts may be made to Casas Adobes Congregational
Church (UCC) or any charity to help children. Memberships include Arizona
Sonora Desert Museum, Friends of the Library, Retired Teachers Association
and Casas Adobes Congregational Church. Arrangements by BRING'S MEMORIAL
CHAPEL, 236 S. Scott.
FOSTER, Kenneth B., 81, of Tucson, born in Newberry, MI, and a 30 year
resident of Grosse Pointe Farms, MI, passed away on June 23, 1997. Survived
by his wife, Lil of 36 years; daughters, Pat Teske and Kay Oberle; sons,
Kenny and Greg; brother, Lou; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial Services will be at a later date in Newberry, MI. In lieu of flowers,
send donations to Carondelet Hospice in Tucson.
FRENCH, Elizabeth C., 89, of Tucson, died June 22, 1997. Survivors include
her son, Donald (Judith French of Tucson; grandchildren, Eric and Suzanne;and
one nephew, John. Elizabeth was preceded in death by her husband, Donald
and her grandson, Andrew. Memorial Services will be held at Rincon Community
Center, Saturday, June 12, 1997, time pending. In lieu of flowers, memorial
donations may be made in Elizabeth's name to The University of Idaho, Science
or Nature Conservancy. Arrangements by HEATHER MORTUARY.
HASKELL, Willard L., age 77, of Tucson died June 22, 1997. Survivors
include wife, Elizabeth Haskell of Tucson; son, Ronald S. Haskell of Denton,
TX; daughters, Dayle Antrim and Janet Crowson of Tucson; 11 grandchildren
and two great-grandchildren. Mr. Haskell served with the USAF, WWII and
was a prisoner of the Japanese for 28 months. He has resided in Tucson
since 1969. Graveside services will be at Petland Memorial Park, 5720 E.
Glenn, Wednesday, June 25 at 9:30 a.m. with Pastor Dale Jacobson officiating.
Burial will follow at Petland. Memorial donations may be made to Carondelet
Hospice or Veterans Administration Hospice. Arrangements by ADAIR FUNERAL
HOMES, Dodge Chapel, 1050 N. Dodge Blvd. (at Speedway).
HELM, Judge Lloyd C., died June 7, 1997 after a brief illness. He made
his home most recently in Green Valley, AZ. Judge Helm presided over Division
Two of the Cochise County Superior Court from the creation of the second
division in 1965 until his retirement in 1982. Previously, Judge Helm had
served as both Deputy County Attorney and County Attorney for Cochise County.
Memorial Services will be held Friday, June 27 at 12:30 p.m. at the Douglas
Elks Lodge BPOE 955 followed by a Gravesite Service, with interment of
his ashes at 4:00 p.m. at Calvary Cemetery in Douglas. The family suggests
that contributions of Judge Lloyd C. Helm be made to the general scholarship
fund at the University of Arizona College of Law. Cards for the Helm Family
can be sent to Hugh Helm, Galton and Helm, 500 S. Grand, Suite 1200, Los
Angeles, CA 90071, (213) 629-8800.
HILLIARD, Bonnie, 74, of Tucson, died June 23, 1997. Preceded in death
by husband, Darwin Dale Hilliard. Survived by daughter, Beverly Clark of
Colfax, CA; son, Donald Hilliard of Eatontown, NJ; sister, Wilma Pelland
of Tucson; brother, Joseph Gralapp of WA; and four grandchildren. Service,
Thursday, 10:00 a.m. EVERGREEN MORTUARY, N. Oracle & W. Miracle Mile,
with Pastor Jeffrey of Mt. Zion Lutheran Church officiating. Private interment,
Evergreen Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made
to Carondelet St. Mary's Hospice.
JONES, Willis M., 90, of Tucson, Arizona, passed away June 24, 1997.
He was born July 23, 1906 near Waterville, Washington. He is survived by
his wife, Billie McCleary Jones; a son, Dr. Robert W. Jones of Tempe, AZ;
a daughter-in-law, Marcia A. Jones of Los Alamos, NM; two granddaughters,
Sherryl A. Jones of Port Townsend, WA, Diane Jones Schumacher of Seattle,
WA; six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Victor M. Jones of Seattle,
WA, Rowland M. Jones of Cashmere, WA; and three sisters, Ruth Mae Bunnell
of Yakima, WA, Ida Jenkins of Issaquah, WA and Mary Johnston of Portland,
OR. Willis grew up in the wheat country of Eastern Washington. He was a
graduate of Linfield College in McMinnville, OR and taught school in Oregon
several years but spent most of her life in Seattle, WA. After selling
his business interests in Seattle, he and his wife retired to Tucson, AZ.
Memorials may be sent to the Willis M. Jones Memorial Fund, Linfield College,
900 S. E. Baker Street, McMinnville, OR 97128. There will be a private
service. Arrangements conducted by VALLEY FUNERAL HOME, 327-6341.
KENNEDY, Janice B., 72, of Tucson, died Monday, June 23, 1997. Survived
by: husband, Walter M.; children, Scott E. of Aurora, CO, Luann M. Fitzpatrick
of Roanoke, VA, John A. of Englewood, CO; sister, Maxine White of Port
Huron, MI, Imogene Stickney of Royal Oak, MI; brother, Ed Barnes of Dearborn,
MI. Memorial Services Thursday, June 26 at 2:00 p.m. at Tucson Meadows
Mobile Home Park, Community Building, 2121 S. Pantano Rd. Arrangements
by ARIZONA MORTUARY.
MANDAL, Alex M., 38, of Tucson, died June 22, 1997. Survivors include
his wife, Caroline; sons, Jesse and Joseph; and daughter, Leah; parents,
Rose and Miguel Nieto; sisters, Alice, Agnes, Anna and Angie; and brother,
Angelo. Alex was a resident of Tucson for 17 years and worked at Allied
Signal Aerospace, Tucson for the past 11 years. Funeral Service will be
at EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY CHAPEL, 5801 E. Grant Rd., Thursday, June 26
at 2:30 p.m. with Committal Service to follow. ``We love and miss you.''
MANNING, Alice M., 79, died June 24, 1997. Mother of Marcia (Richard)
Grau of Tucson; sister of Ellen Chang of Lewiston, ID and E. Clark Miller
of Santa Monica, CA; grandmother of Jennifer Martin of Morgan Hill, CA,
Molly Grau, Briana Grau and Richard Grau, Jr., all of Tucson; one great-grandchild,
Bradley Grau Martin of Morgan Hill, CA also survives. She was a member
of P.E.O. Memorial Service, 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, August 5, 1997 at Emmanuel
Presbyterian Church, 9252 E. 22nd St., with Rev. Fred Wood officiating.
Contributions to the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, c/o of The Youth Program
in memory of Alice M. Manning would be appreciated. Arrangements by BRING'S
BROADWAY CHAPEL, 6910 E. Broadway.
MARTINEZ, Nestor ``Toby'', 63, of Oracle, passed away June 22, 1997.
Preceded in death by son Toby Martinez. Survived by wife, Freida A. Martinez;
daughter, Dede Martinez; son, Andrew R. Martinez; brother, David Martinez;
two grandchildren; Andrew R. Martinez, Jr. and Richard Tobias Juarez. Visitation
will be held on Wednesday, June 25, 1997 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. at St.
Helen's Church in Oracle, AZ with Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass will
be offered on Thursday, June 26, 1997 at 8:00 a.m. at St. Helen's Church.
Interment to follow at Oracle Cemetery. Arrangements by CARRILLO'S TUCSON
MCLANE, Ernest C. ``Mac'', age 99, a 25 year resident of Tucson, passed away June 23, 1997. Born January 20, 1898 in British Columbia. Mr. McLane was a member of B.P.O.E. #385 and the Masonic Shrine Temple. Survived by his wife of 12 years, Helene; and daughter, Catherine Stegemeyer of Minnesota. Arrangements by SOUTH LAWN MORTUARY.
Jeanne C. Nickson
STONE, Ruth O., 94, passed away June 20, 1997. She was preceded in death
by her two brothers and five sisters and in 1985 by her husband, John W.
Stone. Survivors include her son, J.W. Stone (Frances), Tucson, AZ; grandson,
Gary Stone (Nancy), Kingman, AZ; three great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren
and by numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. Ruth and
John relocated to Arizona from Missouri in 1943. Ruth was a retired Boulder
City, NV hospital chef for many years. She enjoyed as her hobbies: cake
decorating, crocheting, knitting, sewing doll clothes and collecting salt
and pepper shakers. As was her wish her remains will be cremated and with
John's cremated remains interment will be in St. Joseph's, MO. Ruth's family
wish to thank the staff, nurses and aids of Devon Gables Health Care Center
and Dignita Hospice Care for their kindness and support. Arrangements by
BRING'S BROADWAY CHAPEL, 6910 E. Broadway.
TILLMANN, Anna Catherine (Hermann), 92, died June 23, 1997. Survived by niece, Loraine DeMay of Sun City West, AZ and other nieces and nephews. Mass will be offered 10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 26, 1997 at Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church, 1800 S. Kolb Rd., with Msgr. Thomas Cahalane officiating. Interment to follow at Holy Hope Cemetery. Rosary will be recited 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 25, 1997 at BRING'S BROADWAY CHAPEL, and friends may call from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 25, 1997 at BRING'S BROADWAY CHAPEL, 6910 E. Broadway. Family request donations to Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church in her name.
Elizabeth Henry Bruhn
Blanche M. Caarls,
CARMONY, Thelma, 88, of Tucson, died January 15, 1998. Survived by daughter, Charlene Carmony Labb; son, Neil Carmony; and sister, Velma Flowers. The family will have private services. Arrangements by ADAIR FUNERAL HOMES, Dodge Chapel, 1050 N. Dodge Blvd. at Speedway.
Mercedes ``Mercy'' Wood Carrillo,
CHUMLEY, Margaret E., 78, of Tucson, died January 16, 1998. Survivors
include son, Walt Perkins; sister, Joyce Neuman; brother, Gene Edgar; four
grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Graveside Services will take
place in Alice, TX. Local arrangements by ADAIR FUNERAL HOMES, Dodge Chapel,
1050 N. Dodge Blvd at Speedway.
CVIJANOVICH, Jovo (Joe), born in Yugoslavia, October 23, 1910, and passed
away January 15, 1998 in Tucson. Immigrated to Jerome, AZ in 1914. The
copper mine of Cleopatra Hill was his milieu. He is survived by two sisters,
Millie Galovich of Castro Valley, CA, and Mary Mac Donald of Tucson; one
brother, Louis Cvijanovich (Martha Sue) of Oxnard, CA; six nieces, Dorothy
Galovich, Castro Valley, CA, Charlotte Causey (Ken) of Tucson, Sammie Lou
Rothrock (Bob, Todd, Chello Trevor) of Tucson, Leslie Mac Donald of Tokyo,
Japan, Sue Ann Cvijanovich, Las Vegas, NV, and Sherri Lou Cvijanovich of
Oxnard, CA; six nephews, Samuel Joseph Cvijanovich (Kathryn, Samuel L.,
Napua) Stefan Cvijanovich both of Oxnard, CA, Stuart Cvijanovich of San
Francisco, CA, Stan Cvijanovich (Debbie), and Scott Cvijanovich (Stefan
and Samantha) both of Ventura, CA, Stacey Cvijanovich (Michelle and Mikala)
of Las Vegas, NV. Friends may call at ADAIR FUNERAL HOMES, Dodge Chapel,
from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 20. Funeral Services will
be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday at ADAIR FUNERAL HOMES, Dodge Chapel, 1050
N. Dodge Blvd. (at Speedway). Burial will follow at Eastlawn Cemetery.
The family requests donations be made to the Salvation Army, 2717 S. 6th
Ave., Tucson, 85713 or theTucson Association of the Blind and Visually
Impaired, 3767 E. Grant Rd., Tucson, 85716.
DUPNIK, Constance C, 91, died on January 17, 1998. She was preceeded
in death by her son, Edward Dupnik in 1952, and her husband Ed Dupnik in
EIBER-JEIBER, James, 46, went home to be with our Lord, January 17, 1998 after an extended illness. He was born in Cuyahoga Falls, OH, November 20, 1951 and has been a resident of Tucson for the past 27 years. Jeiber was a local renowned artist in his own field of glass blowing. His work has been shown throughout the southwest. He is preceded in death by his father, Robert; and brother, Kevin. Survived by his loving wife, Karen; son, Jeremy (Mary); and four grandchildren; mother, Ida; brothers, Robert, Neal, David; and sister, Cheryl Foster. For 10 years he was a faithful volunteer at the Pima County Jail Ministry. Friends may call between 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at HEATHER MORTUARY, 1040 N. Columbus. Services 10:00 a.m. Wednesday at HEATHER MORTUARY CHAPEL. Interment to follow at Evergreen Cemetery on N. Oracle. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice Family Care, 3443 E. Ft. Lowell, Tucson 85716 or R.A.C. (Pima County Jail Ministry) P.O. Box 951, Tucson 85702.
Imogene Colquitt (Gene) Frazer,
GILMAN, Gloria B., 63, of Tucson passed away January 16, 1998. She is
survived by her husband, Gus Gillman Sr. of 46 years; and four sons, Gus
Jr., Scott of Ohio, Ron and Steve. Services pending. Arrangements by HEATHER
MORTUARY, 1040 N. Columbus Blvd.
HAN, Rebecca C.L., teacher and scholar, beloved mother and grandmother,
went to be with her Lord on Sunday, January 18, 1998. She is survived by
her son, Samuel Wong; daughter-in-law, Patricia; grandchildren, Elizabeth,
Daniel and Matthew. In our hearts she will always be with us. Arrangements
byWOLFREY PEACE CHAPEL, 5225 E. Speedway (881-0338).
HUMBLES, Lillian B., age 85, of Tucson, passed away January 18, 1998.
Survived by daughters, Ruth (Wilbur) Mc Kesson of Tucson, and Edna M. Muse
of CA; and sister, Edwina Collins of LA. Friends may call at ARIZONA MORTUARY,
7 E. University Blvd., Wednesday, January 21, 1998 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will conclude in New Orleans, LA.
KEISEN, Ruth Kelly, died January 14, 1998. Mrs. Keisen was born January
27, 1909 in Murphysboro, ILL to George and Eliza Smith. She shared the
date of her birth with a sister, Ruby Hotz of Tucson who survives her.
One of nine children born to George and Eliza, she was raised on the family
farm, later graduating from Southern Illinois Normal University and earning
a certificate enabling her to teach in the primary and grammar grades in
the Indiana school system. She married Norman Keisen in 1934 and they shared
their life together until he died suddenly in 1952 in Phoenix, AZ. Mrs.
Keisen moved to Tucson in 1955 and worked as a staff client coordinator
at the Homemakers of Tucson for several years. Earning a ``Seal Peterson
Star of the Day Award'' for her service there. Mrs. Keisen though having
no children of her own, always showed great loving and caring for her many
nieces and nephews and their families. Some of those include, Mrs. Bertha
Tuinstra (Chuck) and Mr. Jim Bauersachs (Lynda) of Tucson, Mr. Bob Bauersachs
(Janet) of Auburndale, FL, Mr. Bruce Hotz (Donna) of Modesto, CA, Mrs.
Jeanie Hudson of Three Rivers, MI and Mrs. Midge (Bob) Graeff of Murphysboro,
IL. Several others with whom she maintained contact and affection reside
in the midwest. Mrs. Keisen was also preceded in death by her parents,
George and Eliza Smith and her brother, Clough Smith and Charles Smith,
George Smith, Henry Smith, and sisters, Hester Smith, Edna Richardson,
Frieda Heape all residents of the midwest and Helen Bauersachs of Tucson.
A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 20, 1998
at Casa Adobes Baptist Church. Arrangements by EVERGREEN MORTUARY &
CEMETERY. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Casa Adobes Building
MORFORD, Glenn Devere, 84, died on January 17, 1998 in Tucson. He was
born in Soldier, KS, June 5, 1913. He is survived by his loving current
wife, Ruby; and his children, Carol Exline of Salina, KS, Danny Morford
of Leavenworth, KS and Cheryl Musick of Overland Park, KS; step-children,
Elton Kilfoyl of CA and Randi VenHuizen of CA. He was preceded in death
by his step-son, Jim Kilfoyl. He is also survived by seven grandchildren;
four great-grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; and four step-great-grandchildren.
His wife of 46 years, Margaret, preceded him in death in 1982 and also
his sister, Helen Chrisman. Glenn worked for Jordan's Bakery in Topeka,
KS for many years before going to work for American Machine and Foundry
Co. as a bakery service engineer. He retired from AMF in 1975 and then
started his own bakery consulting business. His hard work and dedication
to the job at hand, made his reputation outstanding in the business. He
will be missed by his family as well as many business friends. In lieu
of flowers, memorials may be made to the Dove of Peace Lutheran Church,
665 W. Roller Coaster Rd., Tucson, AZ 85704 or to your favorite charity.
Services will be held in Tucson, Wednesday, January 21, 1998 at 11:00 a.m.
at SOUTH LAWN MORTUARY, 5401 S. Park Ave. Pastor Daniel V. Valasakos of
Dove of Peace Lutheran Church will be officiating. Visitation will be held
one hour prior to service. Services will also be held at a later date in
Holton, KS at Mercer Funeral Home with burial in Soldier Cemetery, Soldier,
NARDI, Joseph S., 76, died January 18, 1998. Husband of Marie Nardi
of Tucson. Father of Kenneth Nardi of Rolling Hills Estates, CA, Joseph
J. Nardi of Tucson. Grandfather of Stephanie A. Nardi. Brother of Vito
Nardi of Norwood, IL, Yolanda Scannicchio of Westchester, IL, Rose Talano
of Glenn Ellyn, IL. Numerous friends also survive. Memorial Mass, 10:00
a.m., Thursday, January 22, 1998, at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 7651 E.
Pima. Vigil Service 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 21 at BRING'S BROADWAY
CHAPEL. Mr. Nardi was a veteran of WWII serving in the U.S. Army and a
member of VFW. Arrangements by BRINGS'S BROADWAY CHAPEL, 6910 E. Broadway.
NEWMAN, Ernest M., Born July 7, 1926 in Providence, RI died peacefully
January 16, 1998 in Tucson, AZ at TMC Hospice after a 3-month battle with
Cancer. His wife, Helen Epstein Newman, preceded him in death. He is survived
by his daughters, Robin (Doreen Dobzewitz) Nozick of Tucson, Eileen (Harold)
Rose of North Attleboro, MA, and Betsy (Tom) DelSanto of West Warwick,
RI and six grandchildren, Brian and Jay Metzger, Gregory and Mitchell Rose,
and Kimberly and Matthew DelSanto. His sister Barbara (Leon) Sloane and
her children Richard Sloane and Susan Sugerman and their children also
survive Mr. Newman.
NOLAN, Norma ``Kit'', 60 years old, died peacefully on Monday, January
19, 1998 in Tucson. Survived by her husband, William of Tucson; four daughters,
Patty Nolan Goldsmith of Tucson, Kathy Pozda of Springfield, VA, Maribeth
Natchez of Clark, NJ, Carri Nolan Chomiak of Morristown, NJ; eight wonderful
grandchildren. ``Nana'' leaves behind her wealth of beautiful memories
and a lot of love. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Carondelet
Hospice, P.O. Box 13170, Tucson, AZ 85732. Burial and Funeral Mass will
be in New Jersey. Arrangements byWOLFREY PEACE CHAPEL, 881-0338.
PHILLIPS, Dora K., Dora Korenbaum Phillips, of Tucson, died January
14, 1998 at 9:00 a.m. She was joined in death by her beloved sister, Lillian
Spitz of Phoenix, who died at 9:00 p.m. the same day. Dora was born in
1909 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island and spent much of her life there. She was
preceded in death by her brother, Jack Korenbaum and her husband, Edward
Phillips. She is survived by her devoted sister, Eva Cossock of Tucson
and sister Myrtle Korenbaum of San Diego. She is also survived by nieces,
Leah Loveday of Tucson, Margie Spitz and Barbara Bassett of Martha's Vineyard;
nephew David Cossock of Berkeley as well as great-nieces and nephews, who
loved her dearly. Also life long friends the Linn family. She was a beacon
of love for us all and miss her sorely. We'll always remember her kindness,
generosity, and unfailing love. A Memorial Service will be conducted by
Rabbi Thomas Louchheim at Broadway Proper 400 S. Broadway Place on February
6, 1998 at 1:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers please give to your favorite charity.
REESE, DeElda Marie Wumkes, 100, retired real estate broker, died January
19, 1998. Born April 17, 1897 in Davis, SD, the daughter of John and Ella
Sternborg Wumkes. Grew up in Grundy Center, IA and graduated from Grundy
Center High School in 1915 and from Highland Park College in Des Moines,
IA in 1918. Married to Owen Reese Jr. on July 23, 1920. Preceded in death
by her husband in 1938 and by her son, Owen Reese III, in 1997. Survived
by her daughter, Eloise Reese Clymer and son-in-law John T. Clymer M.D.
of Tucson; and daughter-in-law, Sally Kincaide Reese of Prospects Heights,
IL; grandchildren, Scott Owen Reese (Sherry) of Glendale, CA, Diane Clymer
Perry (William) of Boulder, CO, Brian Irvin Clymer (Patty) of Tucson, Lindsey
Reese Cometa (James) of Ellicott City, MD, Bryn Reese Klovens (Dean) of
Oak Park, IL, Julia Clymer Zandler (Thomas) of Phoenix, Todd Evan Reese
(Carolyn) of Northbrook, IL, John Owen Clymer of Boulder, CO, Jason John
Reese (Lauralee) of Arlington Heights, IL, Laura Clymer of Ruidoso, NM;
and step-grandchildren, David Hill (Regina) of Felton, CA, Terry Hill Curtis
(James) of Arlington Heights, IL, Susan Hill Kern (Ted) of Prospects Heights,
IL; and 17 great-grandchildren. Known to those who loved her as Mae, Mom,
Aunt Mae, Dee, Granny, Granny Reese, and Great Granny, she taught us the
values of honesty, hard work and perservance. She managed her husband's
grocery stores in Highland Park, IA after his death in 1938 until 1940.
She then developed real property, building homes until wartime shortages
interfered. For the next several years she worked for the Federal government
in Des Moines before transferring to Chicago in 1944 while her children
attended Northwestern University. At the end of WWII she returned to real
estate sales and was a member of the North Shore Board of Realtors in Evanston,
IL from 1948 to 1954. She moved to Phoenix in 1954 and was a real estate
broker there for 20 years before retiring in 1975 at the age of 78. Since
that time she has been a resident of Tucson. Granny will be remembered
for her sense of style and skill in design, her inclusive definition of
``family'', her intense interest in current affairs and sports, and the
cookie jar she always kept filled for her great-grandchildren. Funeral
Services will be held in Des Moines, IA on Saturday, January 24. In lieu
of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in her name to Tohono Chul
Park, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte, Tucson, AZ 85704. Arrangements by ADAIR
FUNERAL HOMES, Avalon Chapel, 8090 N. Northern Ave. (at McGee).
SALAZAR, Dorothy ``Granny Dot'', 90, of Willcox, AZ, died January 16, 1998. She was born May 22, 1907 in Rochford, South Dakota to Richard Moore Waugh and Sarah Evelyn Lints. She married Bill Salazar October 10, 1958 in Lordsburg, ND. She lived in Klondyke, AZ from 1958 until 1987 and then moved to Willcox, AZ in 1987, where she lived to the present. She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother; and one sister. She was a member of the Eastern Star. Survivors include her husband, Bill Salazar of Willcox, AZ; daughters, Nina Lyerly McCarville of Tucson, AZ, Zola (Larry) Lyerly Powers of Tucson, AZ, and Sara Lyerly Humphrys of Willcox, AZ; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held atWESTLAWN CHAPEL, on Wednesday, January 21, 1998 at 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow at Sunset Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Northern Cochise Community Hospital, 901 W. Rex Allen Dr., Willcox, AZ 85643. Arrangements by WESTLAWN CHAPEL & MORTUARY, in Willcox, AZ.
Catharine M. Storek,
TAYLOR, Karla, 21, of Tucson, passed away January 16, 1998. Survived by husband, Arturo Grijalva; parents, Carlos and Carmen Taylor; daughter, Hazel Grijalva; sister, Crystal Taylor; brothers, Ali and Edgar Taylor. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 21, 1998 from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY, (South Chapel), 240 S. Stone Ave., with Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass will be offered Thursday, at 9:00 a.m. at St. Augustine Cathedral, 192 S. Stone Ave. Interment to follow at Holy Hope Cemetery.