STANLEY MARCUS ALCORN
died Sunday, April 18th, 1999 after a sudden unexpected illness. He
was born June 18th, 1926 in Modesto, California and grew up there on the
farm that he managed from the time of his father's death until his own,
and on which he taught his boys, the summer farm-hands, many life lessons.
He attended Modesto Junior College, interrupted his studies to serve in
the Army Air Force, and graduated from UC Berkeley cum laude before completing
his Ph.D. in Plant Pathology there in 1954. Then, hired by the USDA, he
moved to Tucson and subsequently transferred his work to the University
of Arizona where he became a Professor. His scientific work focused on
diseases of cotton, sahuaros, and crops with the potential to replace petroleum
products such as jojoba and guayule. Even after retirement in 1989, with
thousands of students and dozens of graduate students now spread out around
the country, he continued to work on some of his projects as Professor
Emeritus. Stan married Esther Eastvold in 1949, also a Berkeley graduate
and UCSF-trained physician. They had four boys, Steven, Joseph, Eric, and
Mark. Stan was always curious, and in conversation, no matter what subject
you raised, you felt surprised at how much he already knew of it, flattered
at how much interest in it he took, and stimulated by his questions to
learn more yourself. In his last years he especially enjoyed reading, his
farm, travel with his beloved wife, and visits with his seven grandchildren.
We will never ever forget him. A memorial service will take place at a
later date. In lieu of flowers, a contribution to establish a scholarship
in memory of Stanley Alcorn may be mailed to: Scholarship Development,
University of Arizona, 1111 N. Cherry Ave., Tucson, AZ 85721. Arrangements
by BRING'S BROADWAY CHAPEL, 6910 E. Broadway.
HELEN BRADLEY BROOKS
a longtime resident of Tucson who was active in community affairs died
April 17, 1999. She was 95. Mrs. Brooks was born in Osowatamee, KS, January
10, 1904. She came to Tucson in 1922 and entered the University of Arizona
where she graduated with honors in 1926. While attending the University,
Mrs. Brooks was a charter member and the first president of Beta Epsilon
Chapter of Alpha Phi Sorority. She was also a member of Phi Kappa Phi,
national scholastic honorary society and later served as a part-time teacher
at Tucson High School. Mrs. Brooks was past president of many organizations
including St. Luke's Board of Visitors, Junior League of Tucson, Tucson
Symphony Women's Association and the Assistance League of Tucson. She was
also active in the Opera Guild of Southern Arizona and was a member of
Daughters of the American Revolution and P.E.O. Chapter B, and International
Women's Educational Association. Mrs. Brooks was preceded in death, in
1989, by her husband of 63 years, John Brooks, Professor Emeritus of Romance
Languages at the University of Arizona. She is survived by her children,
Rosemary Morrison and Major Frank Brooks, both of Tucson; Judge J. Thomas
Brooks of Phoenix; nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Memorial
Service 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 23 at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 400
E. University Blvd. The family suggests that memorial contributions be
made to favorite charities. Arrangements by EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY, an
COWLES, Shirley M., 73, of Tucson, passed away April 18, 1999. Survivors
include her sisters, Alberta (Clark) Dickerson of East Hampton, CT, Barbara
(Ernest) Rego of Oro Valley, plus many other relatives and friends. She
was preceded in death by her husband, Edward, a retired career naval officer.
Memorial service will be held at ARIZONA MORTUARY, an aftercare provider,
7 E. University Blvd., Monday, April 26, 1999 at 2:00 p.m.
DREXEL, Donna M., 68, of Tucson, died April 16, 1999 in the TMC Hospice.
She was born May 24, 1930 in Chicago, IL. She is survived by her husband
of 47 years, Joseph; daughters, Donna J. Drexel and Constance Nelson; sister,
Constance Slattery. Services will be private.
FAUVER, Ernest, 64, of Oro Valley, died April 21, 1999. He is survived
by his wife of 38 years, Barbara Fauver; son, Scott Burke of Alta Loma,
CA; daughters, Lori Hill of Enid, OK and Ellen Fauver of Alta Loma, CA;
grandchildren, Chris Payne, Joshua, Amber and Ashleigh Hill, Leroy and
Ursula Born; great-grandchildren, Synthia Born, Cameron Payne, Halle Hill
and Eric Creel. Also surviving are his sisters, Betty Avery of Virginia
Beach, VA, Jo Tevalt, Jackie Hott and Peggy Fauver, all of Winchester,
Virginia. He was retired from General Dynamics, Pomona, CA after 30 years
of service. Memorial service, Saturday, April 24th, 3:00 p.m., EVERGREEN
MORTUARY & Cemetery, N. Oracle & W. Miracle Mile.
NORMA RUTH GAMBLE
74, formerly of Tucson, passed away April 14 in Show Low, AZ. She was
born in Greenville, PA in 1924. Survived by husband, Raymond, Show Low;
daughter, Kathleen (Don) Fordney; sons, Dennis (Minnie) Gamble and David
(Liz) Gamble; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild, all of Tucson.
She lived in Tucson from 1950 to 1984 before moving with her husband to
Show Low after retiring from TUSD. She was a member of several social and
volunteer organizations, such as the Ladies Auxiliary at TMC and the Navapache
Hospital Ladies Auxiliary in Show Low. She is remembered as a loving wife,
mother and grandmother, and as a pillar in the community giving countless
hours of charity service, because she believed giving to others is our
best reward. A memorial service will be held in her honor Saturday, April
24 at 8:45 a.m. at the Tucson Botanical Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations
may be sent to the Alzheimers Association, Southern Arizona Chapter, 5132
E. Pima, Tucson, AZ 85712.
HAWK, William Edward, 62, of Phoenix, Arizona, died April 20, 1999.
He was a retired Loomis Fargo armor car driver and was a pro bowler. He
is survived by wife, Marjorie; daughters, Kathy Pluhowsky, Debbie Niederberger,
Laurie Moore; son, Bill Hawk, Jr.; brothers, Ken Hawk, Sr. and Chuck Hawk,
Sr. and eight grandchildren. William graduated from Tucson High School
in 1955 and lived there from 1943 till 1964. Visitation will be Friday,
April 23, 1999 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and funeral services will be held
Saturday, April 24, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. at Hansen Desert Hills Mortuary,
6500 E. Bell Rd., Scottsdale, Arizona 85254.
HERNANDEZ, Roberto, passed away on April 18, 1999. Survivors include
his father, Margarito (Rosalinda) Hernandez, and his mother, Rosa Elana
Cereceres; daughter, Crystal of N.M.; sons, Roberto, Jr., Fabain, and Angel;
sister, Florencia (Gustavo) Ayala of NE; brothers, Margarito (Nancy), Raymond
Mendibles; his ex-wife, Estela Villegas of N.M.; and many nephews and nieces.
Roberto will be missed dearly by longtime friend, Francisco Fimbres and
family. Roberto may you rest in peace. Visitation will be on Friday, April
23, 1999 at MARTINEZ FUNERAL CHAPELS from 4:00 to 10:00 p.m. with Rosary
at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be on Saturday, April 24, 1999 at St. Margaret
Catholic Church at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Holy Hope Cemetery.
Arrangements made by MARTINEZ FUNERAL CHAPELS, 2580 S. 6th Ave.
MICHAEL, Col. George P. (Ret.) US Army, 81, of Tucson, died April 20,
1999. Survived by wife, Mary Elizabeth ``Boots'' Michael; sons, George
P. (Kathleen D.) Michael, Jr. of Sierra Vista, AZ and Jon T. Michael of
Tortolita, AZ; grandchildren, Wende C. Michael, Scott A. Michael, and Dylan
Michael. George is a member of Wyandotte Lodge #0003 F. & A.M. Kansas
City, Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, S.J. USA Valley of Tokyo, Orient of
Japan, Sabbar Temple A.A.O.N.M.S. of Tucson, and the Elk's Lodge. Funeral
services conducted by The Masonic Sojourners and Army Chaplain Steven Nelson,
will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 24 at EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY,
an aftercare provider, 5801 E. Grant Rd. Burial with full military honors
will follow in East Lawn Palms Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations
may be made to the Parkinson Assoc., 1650 E. Ft. Lowell Rd., Tucson, AZ
LOLA MARIE PINA
58, of Tucson, born, June 23, 1940, passed away April 17, 1999. Preceded
in death by father, Jesus F. Pina; sister, Angie G. Pina; brother, Jesse
G. Pina; and great-nephew, James Michael Rivera. Survived by mother, Lupe;
brother, Hector (Dora) Pina; sister, Sylvia (Richard) Rivera; four nieces,
two nephews, two great-nieces, a loving and caring companion, Blanche Varela,
and many other relatives and friends. Rosary will be held on Friday, April
23, 1:30 p.m. at St. John's Catholic Church, 602 W. Ajo Way with mass following
at 2:00 p.m.
Lola, We Love You and Miss You!!!
BEDOY, Louis M., 56, of Tucson, passed away April 24, 1999. Visitation
will be held on Wednesday, April 28, 1999 from 4:00 to 10:00 p.m. at CARRILLO'S
TUCSON MORTUARY, 204 S. Stone Ave. A Vesper Service will be offered at
5:00 p.m. in the center chapel at CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY. Final services
will follow on Thursday, April 29, 1999, 9:30 a.m. at Holy Hope Cemetery.
Arrangements by CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY, INC.
Robert Allyn Chamberlin
67, of Tucson, died April 25, 1999. Survived by wife of forty years,
Marie; son, Gordon (Margaret) of Alaska; grandson, Connor; brothers, Larry
and Richard, both of VT. Mr. Chamberlin was retired from the U.S. Air Force
and also from the V.A. Hospital in Tucson. Visitation will be held from
5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with Rosary service at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, April
21 at EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY CHAPEL, 5801 E. Grant Rd. Graveside services,
11:00 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of the Desert Cemetery, 2151 S. Avenida
LAWRENCE HENRY DAVIS
Born January 31, 1911, died April 24, 1999. Larry was a University
of Arizona graduate in law, a Delta Chi fraternity member, and a University
letterman in track. He had a distinguished career as editor and writer
of law books for McGraw-Hill and Bancroft Whitney publishing companies.
Predeceased by his wife of 50 years, Eleanor Winsor Davis, he is survived
by his sister Janice McCurnin of Tucson, and a brother, Melvin Davis of
Walnut Creek, California. He leaves three daughters in California, numerous
grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services will be private.
DUTTLE, Raymond Eldon, 69, of Tucson, died April 25, 1999. Ray is survived
by wife of 50 years, Irma; children, Ray ``Michael'' (Linda) Duttle of
Ohio, Ronald (Maria) Duttle of Tucson, Kathleen (Manuel) Rodriguez of Tucson,
Richard (Dina) Duttle of Tucson; brother, Jay Duttle of Tucson; sisters,
Arlene Erickson of California, Imelda Bennett of Tucson, 13 grandchildren,
one great-grand-child. Visitation will be 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, with
Funeral Service 10:00 a.m. Friday, April 30 all at VALLEY FUNERAL HOME,
2545 N. Tucson Blvd. (1 1/2 Blk N. Grant). Arrangements by VALLEY FUNERAL
FELIX, Ruth Telles, of Tucson, died peacefully at home on Saturday,
April 24, 1999 at the age of 90. She was born May 21, 1908 in Tombstone,
AZ which was then in the Arizona Territory. She was preceded in death by
husband, Jose and survived by three daughters, Mary Louise Zavala, Esther
Ochoa and Bertha (Albert) Gallego. Also survived by eight grandchildren,
Rebecca Barraza, Margie Craine, Edward, Richard and Barbara Ochoa, Norma
Gallego, Patricia Durazo and Christine Zavala and 11 great-grandchildren;
sister, Boots Rivera of Tucson; brothers, Ralph Telles of Elgin, AZ, Fred
Tellis of Willcox, AZ, Richard Telles of Casa Grande, AZ, and also by many
loving family and friends. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Apri 28,
1999 from 4:00 to 10:00 p.m. at CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY, (North Chapel),
204 S. Stone Ave., with Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass will be offered
Thursday at 9:00 a.m. at Santa Cruz Church, 1220 S. 6th Ave. Interment
to follow at Holy Hope Cemetery. Arrangements by CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY,
FOLEY, Lillian M., passed away peacefully at home on April 24th 1999.
At her side were her husband, two children, six grand-children, eight great-grandchildren,
and friends. She was born July 20th 1922 in Mt. Jewett, Pennsylvania. She
will always be remembered in our hearts. Services will be held at 11:00
a.m. Friday, April 30th at South Lawn Cemetery Mausoleum, 5401 S. Park
Ave. Arrangements by SOUTH LAWN MORTUARY, a certified aftercare provider.
FORESTER, Aaron, age 26, of Tucson, passed away April 23, 1999. He
is survived by his parents, Patrick and Deborah Forester; grandmother,
Violet Seese; stepfather, Robert Layer; and aunt, Sharon (Al) Carrion.
There will be a celebration of life for close friends in Tucson. Interment
services will be private in Hawaii. Arrangements by family owned ADAIR
FUNERAL HOME, (Dodge Chapel).
GAGE, Christian, 34, of New York, died April 24, 1999. He was born
in Tucson and was a graduate of Canyon del Oro High School. He was employed
by Trans World Airways and was an avid traveler and free spirit. He received
a commendation from TWA for transporting troops to the Persian Gulf during
Desert Storm and was intimately involved in counseling the families of
victims of TWA Flight 800. He was also a proud supporter of equality and
free speech. Survived by Jim Rollins of New York; mother, Patricia Adams
(Ken); and his sisters, Leann Fulton, Ginger Gage, Cindy Gage; nieces,
B.G. and Melissa and nephew, Dion. Services will be held at Owens Mortuary,
320 N. 9th Street, Showlow, AZ, Friday, April 30, 1999 at 10:00 a.m. Flowers
or contributions to the Miracle House, P.O. Box 30931, New York, New York,
10011-0109. He will be remembered for his adventurous soul.
GIBBS, Mary E., April 24, 1999 of Tucson, AZ and Birmingham, MI. Daughter
of the late Charles and Mabel Gibbs; sister of Charles F. Gibbs of Tucson;
aunt of Charles F. Gibbs, Jr. of Lake Orion, MI and Mary Ingles of San
Diego, CA. Also survived by six great-nieces and nephews and six great-great-nieces
and nephews. Funeral service at The Wm. R. Hamilton of Birmingham, 820
E. Maple, Friday, April 30 at 1:00 p.m. Visitation will be held Thursday
from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Memorial service in Tucson, AZ at the Santa Catalina
Villas Community Center, 7500 N. Calle Sin Envidia, Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
JIMINEZ, Sister Mary Louise, 88, of Tucson, died April 24, 1999. Sister
Mary Louise is survived by a sister, Consuelo and many nieces and nephews
all in California. Sister has been a devoted member of the Sisters Immaculate
Heart of Mary for 72 years. Visitation will be 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday
with Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, April
29 with Reverend Roland Bedard officiating all at Immaculate Heart Chapel,
4100 N. Sabino Canyon Rd. Burial will follow at Holy Hope Cemetery. Arrangements
by VALLEY FUNERAL HOME, 327-6341.
Connie Jones-Stevenson (nee Evans)
Born July 5, 1931, died April 26, 1999. Survived by her husband, Thomas
R. Stevenson; children, Karen (Don) Pierce, Linda (James) Jones, Christopher
and Janice Jones; mother, Myrtle Evans; brother, Charles L. Evans; grandchildren,
Michael (Tami), Christy, Matthew, Chandra, Shayne, Kevin, Cory, Caelan,
Nicole, Ryan and Aaron; great-grandson, Jake. Connie was a former employee
of Southern Pacific Credit Union. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m.
Thursday, April 29, 1999 at EAST LAWN PALMS CHAPEL, 5801 E. Grant Rd. Burial
to follow at East Lawn Palms Cemetery.
LEWALLEN, Arthur L., 77, of Tucson, died April 24, 1999. Husband of
Irene S. of Tucson; father of Spencer W. Lewallen of Albuquerque, New Mexico,
Karen L. Marshall of Phoenix, Ariz.; two grandchildren; brother of John
Lewallen of Mayer, Ariz., Margarite Sterns of Ohio. Funeral services will
be held at ABBEY FUNERAL CHAPEL, Friday, April 30, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside
service to follow at Greenwood Memorial Cemetery, Phoenix, AZ. Friends
may call at ABBEY FUNERAL CHAPEL, Friday, April 30, 1999 from 9:00 to 11:00
a.m. Arrangements by Abbey Funeral Chapel, 3435 N. 1st Ave. Tucson, AZ,
Marion V. (Uzdavinis) Livermore
86, died peacefully at Apple Tree Adult Care Home in Tucson on April
25, 1999. Preceded in death by her husband, John F. ``Jack'' Livermore,
she is survived by her daughter, Joan Barrett; son-in-law, Bruce Barrett;
many nieces and nephews; and devoted friends. A resident of Westfield,
Mass. for nearly 50 years, Marion moved to Tucson in 1989 to be near Joan.
Born on March 12, 1912, in Greenfield, Mass., Marion lost her father when
she was five years old because of an accident with a runaway horse. Her
mother, a recent immigrant from Lithuania, struggled to support Marion
and three young sons. As soon as Marion became old enough, she worked to
contribute income to the house-hold by cleaning homes, sewing and babysitting.
An employer, impressed by the girl's dedication and love of family, loaned
her the funds to enter nurses training. After Marion graduated from Greenfield
High School during the Depression, she studied at North Adams Hospital
in Mass. and at Bellevue Hospital in New York City. She became a registered
nurse and cared for hundreds of patients before she retired in 1975. One
patient, Jack Livermore, became her husband. He had been admitted to the
hospital with a broken neck. His girlfriend was recovering from surgery
in a nearby room. Marion passed notes between the two. In the process,
Jack fell in love with the raven-haired nurse and they married in 1941.
They lived in Westfield, where Marion did private duty nursing at Noble
Hospital for 34 years. She devoted her time to patients and to raising
her only child, Joan. Marion was an active member of the Westfield Nurses
Association and the American Red Cross. One summer she worked as a nurse
and counselor for the Westfield YMCA's Camp on Wheels. The backyard of
her beloved home reflected her gardening skills.
Flowers blazed throughout the summer and vegetables thrived. She also
was a consummate seamstress. In retirement, Jack and Marion divided their
time between Mass. and a winter home in Sarasota, Fla. They drove through
all 48 continental states and explored each capital city. When Jack died,
Marion moved to Tucson. Because of failing health, she entered the Apple
Tree in 1996. Her positive approach to life was reflected by her frequently
saying, ``I've never had it so good.'' She will be sorely missed by all
who knew her. ``Marion was a bright spirit and wonderful aunt,'' recalled
niece Becky Keene from Bottell, Wash. ``She had nice things to say about
everyone.'' No services are scheduled. Memorial contributions may be made
to the Tucson Medical Center Foundation Hospice Fund, 5301 E. Grant Road,
Tucson, Ariz. 85712.
LUNDBY, William ``Bill'' passed away April 23, 1999 in St. Mary's Hospice,
after a brief illness. He was born July 25, 1925 in St. Paul, Minnesota
and is survived by his loving wife, Elda; four daughters, Judy (Duane)
Stiernert of Seattle, WA, Kathy Jo Rouhoff of Marana, Terry (Mel) Arnea
of Marana, Patty (Joe) Allen of San Antonio, TX; six grandchildren, four
great-grand-children, two brothers, Ed and Len Lundby; and one sister,
Dorothy Allred. Bill was a 2nd Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Air Corps during
World War II and graduated from the Univ. of Nevada with a Master's degree
in Geology. Recently, Bill was on the Boards of Trico Charitable Trust
and the Marana Water Improvement District. He was also a member of the
QB of America and AGS. At his request there will be no services. In lieu
of flowers, please send donations to St. Mary's Hospice. Arrangements by
HEATHER MORTUARY. His humor ``raised eyebrows'' and quick wit will be missed
by all of his friends and family. We love you, Dad.
MILLAR, Gwendolyn Lorraine, of Tucson, passed away April 23, 1999.
Survived by mother, Florence Rose; sisters, Carol Richards of Phoenix and
Sandra Burke of Tucson. Also survived by 11 nieces and nephews. A gathering
will be held on Thursday, April 29, 1999 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at CARRILLO'S
TUCSON MORTUARY, South Chapel, 240 S. Stone Ave., with memorial service
at 7:00 p.m. Interment will be in Phoenix, AZ. Arrangements by CARRILLO'S
TUCSON MORTUARY, INC. Owner of Gwendolyn's Flowers in Tucson. Gwen was
a very generous and loving person who found good in everyone. She will
be greatly missed by all of us who knew and loved her.
OWENS, Sherwood Benton, 93, died in Tucson on April 25, 1999. Born
in Ardmore, OK in 1905, he has been a Tucson resident since 1942. He was
preceded in death by Kate Helen, his beloved wife of 61 years. He is survived
by his son, Dr. Sherwood Owens, Jr. (Jody) of Tucson; daughter, Nancy Kate
Holloran (Duane) of Phoenix; six grandchildren and nine great-grand- children.
Mr. Owens was a member of Trinity Presbyterian Church where he served as
Elder and President of the Trustees. He was also a member of the Arizona
Mining Association and Skyline Country Club. He was active in the oil and
mining business in Arizona and Texas. Services will be conducted by the
Rev. Dr. Duane Holloran on Wednesday, April 28, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. at EAST
LAWN PALMS CHAPEL, 5801 E. Grant Road, Tucson. Visitation will begin at
9:30 a.m. preceding the service. Burial to follow at East Lawn Palms Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation to your favorite charity
in memory of their father and grandfather.
QUINTIER, Ruth H., our beloved mother went to be with our Dad on April
24, 1999. She was born in West Virginia on August 17, 1912 and has lived
in Tucson since 1952. She leaves behind her son, Jack and wife, Kathy;
daughter, June Bolt, and daughter, Janet Flynn and husband, Tom. Also five
grandchildren and three great-grand- daughters who love and miss her greatly.
Mom led a full and fun filled life. She enjoyed good times and good music.
She always has a ready smile and is truly missed by each of us. A graveside
service will be held at South Lawn Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday,
April 28, 1999, Rev. James Daughtry officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions
can be made to the church of the Brethren, 2200 N. Dodge Blvd., Tucson,
AZ 85716. Arrangements by SOUTH LAWN MORTUARY, a certified aftercare provider.
SALTER, Martin, 69, died at home in Oracle on April 22, 1999. He was
himself right until the end: thoughtful, generous, inventive and determined.
A memorial service will be held in his garden at 90 S. Hobe Rd., Oracle,
on Saturday, May 1 at 4:00 p.m. Instead of flowers, please make a donation
to the Oracle Public Library or to any charity of your choice.
Martin, we will miss you more than words can say. From Mary, your loving
wife of 46 years; from your children and grandchildren, Bill, Lorrence
and Nicolas; Eddie, Katia, Evelin and John; and Helen, Sergiu and Sonia;
from your sister Imogen; and from your many dear friends here and all over
the world. We love you, Tesoro. Va con Dio.
SCHLENCK, Cecelia D., 92, of Oregon, died April 23, 1999 in Tigard,
Washington. Mother of Lavergne Dietrich of Hillsboro, Oregon; four grandchildren,
four great-grandchildren. Graveside service at Holy Hope Cemetery, Friday,
Apri 30, 1999 at 10:00 a.m. Arrangements by ABBEY FUNERAL CHAPEL, 3435
N. 1st Ave. (888-1111). In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to
SPANG, Delia C., 82, passed away after a brief illness on Tuesday,
January 26, 1999. Born on December 23, 1916 in Nogales, Arizona, daughter
of the late Edward and Adelina Carrillo. She was preceded in death by her
parents, husband, and brother. Survived by daughter, Delia Dolores (Dennis)
Dvorak of the West Allis; sons, Edmund J. (Sharon) Spang, Jr. and Edward
L. (Laura) Spang, both of Appleton; sisters, Adeline Barr of Tucson and
Mary (Manuel) Tapia of Nogales; grandchildren, Richard Dvorak of Milwaukee,
Diane (Michael) Cox of Milwaukee, Tara L. and Jason E. Spang, both of Appleton,
Christopher L. Williams of Depere, Jennifer L., Stacy L., Scott E., and
Robert E. Spang, all of Appleton. Also survived by three great-grandchildren.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, April 30, 1999, 10:30 a.m. at St
Augustine's Cathedral, 192 S. Stone Ave. In lieu of flowers, donations
may be made to the St. Augustine's Maintenance Fund. Arrangements by CARRILLO'S
TUCSON MORTUARY, INC.
THOMAS, Anna Louise, 44, died peacefully April 20, 1999. A native Tucsonan.
Anna was born November 25, 1954 to Norma and H.H. ``Tommy'' Thomas. She
is survived by her lifetime partner, Barbara Evans; and sons, Sean and
Ryan McClauahan; sisters, Edith (Tom) Cooley and Margaret (Robin McCarty)
Thomas; brother, Patric (Bart Shane) Thomas; and many nieces, nephews and
Anna graduated from Sahuaro High School in 1972 and joined Flowing
Wells Fire Department in 1979, setting the standard for women in firefighting.
She spent almost 20 years serving the public in fire protection, rescue
and security, the past 12 years at Raytheon Plant Protection and Fire Department.
Her laughter, courageous spirit and loving heart will be deeply missed
by her family, friends and co-workers.
Memorial services are Friday, April 30, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. at Northwest
Fire District Flowing Wells Fire Department Station 31, 4701 N. La Cholla
Blvd., Tucson, AZ. A firefighters funeral procession will precede the memorial
services. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Handmakers Jewish
Community Hospice, 881-5300 or Bank of American Account #256-508648 Anna
Thomas Funeral Expenses.
ARRIAGA, Alonso Y., 84 of Tucson passed away October 7, 1999. Preceded
in death by wife, Anita C. Arriaga; and parents, Ramona & Florencio
Arriaga; daughter, Anita Town; brothers Florencio and Julio Arriaga. Survived
by daughters, Amalia (Chris) Sanchez and Aida (Rex) Brewer; sons, Albert
(Christina), Art Arriaga; sisters Alicia Abril, Mary Aguilar, Mary Brady;
brother, Arnulfo Arriaga; also survived by 15 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
Memorial mass will be held on Wednesday, October 13, 1999 at 9:00 a.m.
at St. Augustine Cathedral, 192 S. Stone Ave. Interment will be private.
Arrangements by CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY, INC.
CLARK, Jeanne J., 77, died October 7, 1999. Arrangements by BRING'S
MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 236 S. Scott.
DOMINGUEZ, Teresa, 71, beloved mother, Nana & Great Nana, born
July 25, 1928, died October 8, 1999. Preceded in death by father, Carmen
P. Dominguez; and mother, Rebecca P. Dominguez; and brother, Joe P. Dominguez.
Her children, Rebecca (Reynaldo) Romero, Mary Ann (Luis) Frasquillo, Teresa
(Ralph) Vega, Albert Martinez, Carlos Tellez, Ruben Dominguez; and her
brother, Albert P. Dominguez also survive. Mrs. Dominguez is also survived
by 16 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren. We will miss you Mom, Today,
Tomorrow and Always. Friends may call from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on
Monday, October 11, 1999 at Valley Funeral Home, 2545 N. Tucson Blvd. A
funeral mass will be offered on Tuesday, October 12, 1999. Funeral conducted
by VALLEY FUNERAL HOME, (327-6341)
JOHN KEVIN (JK) FLOYD
A native Tucsonian, died October 7, 1999 after a courageous battle
with cancer. John is survived by wife, Maria; brothers, Joseph (Ann), Mike
(Linda), Jim Floyd; sisters, Pat Carpenter, Barbara (Angel) Perez, Fran
(Jack) Schmidt, Margaret (Donald) Brean, Kate Floyd; stepmother, Rosemary
Floyd; special cousin, Weldon Dugan, all of Tucson; and numerous other
family members. John is preceded in death by parents, Chester and Catherine;
brothers, Tom and George. A Memorial Mass will be held at 9:00 a.m. Wed.,
October 13, 1999 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Arrangements by VALLEY
FUNERAL HOME, 327-6341.
GOODMAN, Harold R., 37 Died: October 4, 1999. ABBEY FUNERAL CHAPEL
GREENE, James J., 82 Died: Oct. 5, 1999, ABBEY FUNERAL CHAPEL (888-1111)
HOWARD, Meta, 84, died October 5, 1999. She was preceded in death by
her husband, Erwin ``Mike'' Howard. Meta is survived by her daughter, Reta
Waldron; son, Gordon Gabaree; six grandchildren, 17 great-grand-children
and seven great-great-grand-children. Private service will be held by family.
Arrangements by ARIZONA MORTUARY UNIVERSITY CHAPEL.
STEWART MYRICK NORDENSSON
62, died peacefully at home on October 5, 1999. He was born in Los
Angeles on September 29, 1937. He was preceded in death by his wife of
25 years, Donna (Vieth) Nordensson and parents, Elsie and Roy Nordensson.
He is survived by his service dog, Maria; his brother, Jeffrey (Kathy)
Nordensson; sisters-in-law, Janice MacDonnell and Linda Veith (Chris) Low.
He is also survived by his nephews, Chris and Tim Nordensson, Stephen and
Thomas Adams and Adam and Brennan Low.
Stew grew up in Maryland, Santa Barbara and Tucson. He graduated from
Tucson High School in 1955 and attended the University of Arizona.
Stew was a dog trainer for over 50 years. He was the founder of Top
Dog, a program that specializes in the teaching of handicapped people to
train their own service animals. The program has been recognized nationally
as a breakthrough in training for service animals.
Stew co-authored several books on training methods adapted for handicapped
service dog owners. He worked nationally as an advocate for programs like
Top Dog. He also lectured at international conferences and served on the
boards of directors of several national animal training professional associations.
In all his 62 years, there were two constants - his love of animals
and his sense of humor. He will be remembered for both. Friends, family
and acquaintances are invited to a casual memorial and remem-brance at
4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 13, at McCormick Park, 3000 N. Columbus
Blvd. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Top Dog in Tucson. Arrangements
by Adair Funeral Home, Dodge Chapel.
ORNELAS, Bibiano Mendoza, 68, a mason, died Wednesday, October 06,
1999 at University Medical Center in Tucson, Arizona. He is survived by
his wife, Francisca; sons, Jesus, Daniel, and Victor; brothers, Florentino,
Luis and Pedro Ornelas; sisters, Ernestina and Paula. He was born December
02, 1930 in Rocky Ford, Colorado, the son of Gregorio and Zeferina (Ornelas)
Ornelas. Visitation will be at Iglesia Evangelica Resurraccion Baptista
on Monday, from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held
Tuesday, October 12, 1999 at 10:00 a.m. at Iglesia Evangelica Resurraccion
Baptista, Brother Angel Sobrino of Baptist will be officiating. Burial
will follow at Holy Hope Cemetery in Tucson. Arrangements by MARTINEZ FUNERAL
Patrick Anthony Palladino
08/23/57 - 10/09/99
Formerly of Omaha, Resident of Tucson, AZ. Survived by wife, Tracey
``TraceHe''; and 4 children, Alex, Katelyn, Julie, Eric; mother, Bette
Laser of Omaha; brothers, Jerry (Pam), of Ark. and Mike of Omaha; sister,
Beth of S.D.; grandmother, Mae Pedersen of Omaha; and many other relatives
and friends. Memorial services will be held Monday, October 11, 1999 at
5:00 p.m. All are welcome. 9357 N. Red Fox Lane.
``What a Dash Pat!''
PETERSON, David J., 70 Died: October 6, 1999. ABBEY FUNERAL CHAPEL
SCANLON, Joann Jean, 63, passed away at her home in Tucson, AZ on October
8, 1999. She is survived by her mother, Veronica Zammetti; brother, Paddy
& family; sons, John Jr., Patrick, Joseph; and daughter, Annie Scanlon;
also survived by granddaughters, Melinda, Jessica, Paula & Joanna.
Preceded in death by her father, Pasquale; former husband, Jack; son, James;
and brother, Michael.
Joann's life experiences were far reaching having worked for Clairol
as a beauty consultant in NYC, stewardess for Eastern Airlines, school
secretary at Red Rock Elementary (AZ), religious education teacher in Las
Vegas, antique dealer in Virginia, and retired from the CIA in 1996. Outside
of the U.S. she has lived in Germany, Kuwait & Africa. Joann volunteered
at her church on the cleaning ministry and served as a bereavement minister.
Visitation will be held on Monday, October 11th from 5:00 To 8:00 p.m.
at ADAIR FUNERAL HOME, 8090 N. Northern Ave., at Magee (742-7901). Mass
offered on Tuesday, October 12, 1999 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann
Seton, 8650 N. Shannon Rd. Burial to follow at Holy Hope Cemetery.
If anyone desires, donations can be made in Joann's memory to Covenant
House (Times Square Station, PO Box 731, NY, NY 10108) or to MaryKnoll
missions. Mom thanks all her well-wishers & `special angels'.
STARK, MARGARITA, RN, BSN, resident of Tucson for 10 years. She was
employed by Nurse Finders. Survived by 3 children, 3 grandchildren, and
many loving friends. Visitation Sunday, October 10, 1999 from 2:00 pm to
9:00 pm at Adams Winterfield, Downers Grove, IL. Service Monday, October
11, 1999 at 10:30 am. at Adams Winterfield. 630-968-1000
THAANUM, Michael, 69 Died: Oct., 6, 1999. ABBEY FUNERAL CHAPEL (888-1111)
WATTERS, Autie M., 50, died October 8, 1999. Survivors include her
husband, Charles; mother, Betty Conn; son, Kevin (Jeannette) Watters; brother,
Howard Hurley; and two grandchildren, Angelica and Bianca. Funeral Service
11:00 a.m., Wed., October 13, 1999 at Palo Verde Church of Christ, 651
S. Kolb Road. Interment in TMP East Lawn. Friends may call from 4:00 p.m.
to 8:00 p.m., Tue., October 12, 1999 at BRING'S BROADWAY CHAPEL, 6910 E.