Our Obituaries

Robert Maurice Gooch

April 1, 1942 - September 20, 2017

.Robert M. Gooch, JR., age 75, passed away 9/20/2017 in Phoenix, AZ after his courageous battle with ALS Disease. Robert is survived by his sister Nancy Gooch, daughters Heather L. Evans & Holly L. Gooch, granddaughters Kamery A. Evans & Kylie A. Evans & son-in-law Douglas M. Evans. Service will be held at 1:00PM on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Shadow Mountain Mortuary, 2350 E....
View Tribute »

Jennifer Lea Renshaw

August 24, 1973 - September 18, 2017

Jenna Lea Renshaw, age 44 of Phoenix Arizona passed away in her home on Monday September 18, 2017. She was born in ST. Luis Missouri August 24, 1973. She is survived by her husband Gregg Seelenbrandt, Mother Deborah L Andrews and Brother Craig W Renshaw. Jenna is a graduate from the University of Missouri, earning her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1998. Jenna enjoyed serving the public...
View Tribute »

Louise Marie Crump

December 6, 1931 - September 18, 2017

Crump, Louise (Mutschler, Ohmie) passed away on Monday, September 18, 2017.Louise was born December 6, 1931 in Cedarvale, Kansas. She was adopted through the Lutheran Social Service in Winfield, Kansas by Alex and Lena Mutschler. She is preceded in death by her parents, Alex and Lena Mutschler, husbands, Irwin Ohmie and Wes Crump, her daughter Else Ohmie, son Terry Ohmie, and a granddaughter...
View Tribute »

Linda Ann Krelic

October 18, 1944 - September 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Thea Lou Baxter

October 12, 1927 - September 16, 2017

Thea Lou Baxter (1927 - 2017)Thea Lou Baxter Oct 12, 1927 - September 16, 2017, age 89, died peacefully in her sleep. Born Oct 12, 1927 in Jackson, Michigan, she spent most of her youth in Manhattan, New York. During her first marriage to Joseph Chubinsky, she moved to Endicott, New York and later lived in Phoenix, Arizona. She worked for the Veterans Administration as a files clerk and served...
View Tribute »

Norma Milewski

March 21, 1954 - September 16, 2017

Norma "Skieff" Milewski, our Angel, has gained her wings. She was a beloved wife, mother, sister, aunt, cousin, and friend to All. Skieff was called to Heaven on September 16, 2017. She is survived by her adoring husband, Richard Milewski; son, Neil Lopez; sisters, Oceria Denogean, Deb (Dennis) Moroney, Esther Gutierrez, Yvonne (Henry) LaRoque, Gina Morales, and Rose Irene Denogean;...
View Tribute »

Richard Wayne Reel

June 20, 1947 - September 15, 2017

Richard Wayne Reel, age 70, of Buckeye, passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017 in Goodyear, AZ. He was born on June 20, 1947 to Wayne G. and Altha (Thorson) Reel in Sturgis, MI. Richard graduated from Arlington Heights High School. He was a Sergeant in the US Army serving as Point Man during the Vietnam Era (1968-1970). Richard received the National Defense Service Medal, Bronze Star, Air...
View Tribute »

Bruce Arden Melms

August 19, 1939 - September 13, 2017

Bruce Arden Melms, age 78, of Phoenix, passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 in Phoenix, AZ. He was born on August 19, 1939 to the late Donald and Nellie (Geithman) Melms in Elgin, IL. He attended the University of Miami, Florida graduating class of 1962 obtaining his Bachelor's degree in Business. Bruce was a Real Estate Developer who retired in 2007. On November 24, 1979 he married Randy...
View Tribute »

Grace C. Shepherd

May 18, 1927 - September 13, 2017

Grace C. Shepherd, age 90, of Phoenix, passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 in Cave Creek, AZ. She was born on May 18, 1927 to the late Thomas and Alice (Fleury) Corrigan in Menominee, WI. Grace was a Realtor for numerous years. On February 14, 1948 she married Arnold "Shep" Shepherd. Grace is survived by her two loving children, Pat Shepherd-Achenbaugh and spouse Roger Achenbaugh and...
View Tribute »

Elby Bushong

September 8, 1944 - September 11, 2017

73 of Phoenix, AZ, passed away on September 11, 2017. He was surrounded by family. Elby was born on September 8, 1944 in Globe, Arizona to Elby Bushong, Sr. and Virginia Penrod Bushong. His family moved to Phoenix when he was an infant. His sporting career started early as a little leaguer at Washington Elementary along with his brother, Jerry, and cousins, Joe, John, and Pete, with his dad and...
View Tribute »

Richard Lee Sarnes

September 20, 1942 - September 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Lynda Diane Vickers

April 15, 1943 - September 8, 2017

Lynda D. Vickers, age 74, of Phoenix, passed away on Friday, September 8, 2017 in Phoenix, AZ. She was born on April 15, 1943 to the late Joseph and Lorraine Polidor in Oakland, CA. She attended from Sunnyslope High School. Lynda worked with her husband doing the Bookkeeping for their Masonry Business. On April 6, 1962 she married Emmett G. Vickers in Phoenix, AZ. She enjoyed traveling, riding...
View Tribute »

John Eardman Harmon

September 20, 1930 - September 8, 2017

John "Jack" Harmon passed away peacefully on Friday, September 8 at the age of 86. He was born on September 20, 1930 in Kingston, Pennsylvania of Anne and Earl Harmon. A graduate of Binghamton (NY) Central High School, Jack was a standout football player, proudly wearing number 66 on his jersey. He was also a proud member of the U.S. Air Force, achieving the rank of Staff Sergeant during the...
View Tribute »

Donald Robert Kwasek

June 28, 1954 - September 5, 2017

Donald Robert Kwasek, passed away at his home in Phoenix on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at the age of 63. He was born on June 28, 1954 in Santa Fe, New Mexico and graduated from St. Michael's High School in 1973 where he was honored Athlete of the Year for achievements in football, basketball, and track. Don also graduated from Arizona Automotive Institute with a Degree in Architectural Drafting...
View Tribute »

Joann Patricia Knappenberger

August 18, 1936 - September 3, 2017

Joann Patricia Knappenberger was born August 18, 1936 to Clyde and Bessie Knappenberger of Canton, Ohio, and passed away Sunday, September 3, 2017 at Avista Nursing Facility with Compassionate Care Hospice of Phoenix, Arizona. Joann received the Lord Jesus Christ approximately 5 years ago and was baptized at Brand New Church in Phoenix, Arizona under Pastor Leon Sikes. When healthy, Joann...
View Tribute »

Oswald Gene Kratzer

July 4, 1933 - August 27, 2017

Oswald "Gene" Kratzer, age 84, of Phoenix, passed away on Sunday, August 27, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. He was born in July of 1933 to the late Oswald and Madeline (Mathis) Kratzer in Downing, MO. He attended Downing High School graduating class of 1951. Gene worked in security and law enforcement. In April of 1993 he married Ruthanne Otte in Phoenix, Arizona. He was a member of United...
View Tribute »

Jan Herbert Dorfman

July 15, 1937 - August 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Noelene Joy Kennedy

May 10, 1951 - August 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Zina Jay Alexander

August 11, 2017 - August 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Henry Harry Cope

December 21, 1926 - August 15, 2017

Henry "Hank" Cope, age 90, of Payson, AZ passed away on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 quietly in his sleep. He had a stroke in January of this year and just never regained his strength. Hank was born on December 21, 1926 in Reidland, KY the sixth child of the late Uriah Bennett Cope and Nannie Emiline Thweat whom were married on September 24, 1910. Uriah and Nannie were blessed to have...
View Tribute »

William Everett KIDWELL

August 17, 1923 - August 11, 2017

William E. Kidwell, was called home on Aug. 11, 2017.William is survived by his wife, Elaine (Barton) Kidwell; son, William Kidwell Jr.; daughters, Karen Young and Candy Schwep; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; three nieces, Fran Skoog, Dottie Moss and Carol Fitzbbons; and one nephew, Jim Kidwell.Bill was a life-long resident of Arizona. He served in the military. Bill retired from the...
View Tribute »

Bob Furse

April 13, 1934 - August 7, 2017

Bobby Lee Furse, 83, passed away on Monday, August 7th in his home in Phoenix, Arizona. The younger of two children, he was born April 13, 1934 to H. G. (Gay) and Elsie (Foltz) Furse of Alma, Nebraska. He graduated from Alma High School and went on to hold several occupations in Nebraska, Colorado, and Arizona; dry-cleaning, diesel mechanic, automotive mechanic, race car driver and stock car...
View Tribute »

Aquila Louise Hodge

August 8, 1920 - August 6, 2017

AQUILA LOUISE LINTZ HODGE August 8, 1920 - August 6, 2017 Aquila Louise Lintz Hodge born August 8, 1920 in Davison, Michigan to Lee and Pearl Lintz, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on August 6, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. She married the love of her life, Earl E. Hodge, on March 2, 1941 and was happily married for 63 years. She is survived by her loving son, James E. Hodge (Vicki) of...
View Tribute »

Virginia Bartel Birmingham

December 18, 1934 - August 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Drew James Hornbeck

July 19, 1983 - August 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Marjorie Viola Lebold

March 28, 1917 - July 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Patricia Lorene Lentz

March 17, 1937 - July 27, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Josefina Maria Garcia

January 8, 1949 - July 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Douglas Allyn Pote

October 29, 1920 - July 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

William Edward Yetz

September 7, 1942 - July 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Rulon Jay Beazer

March 1, 1988 - July 21, 2017

Rulon Jay Beazer tragically passed away July 21, 2017 at the age of 29. He is survived by his beautiful daughter and the light of his life, Josie Beazer, his parents Norman (Jane) Beazer and Teresa Beazer, sister Cherie Beazer, brothers Daniel White, Adam White, and Zack White. Rulon is also survived by his grandmothers Donalee Beazer and Sandra Sellett and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. He...
View Tribute »

Linda Frances Thompson

July 22, 1942 - July 20, 2017

Linda F. Thompson, age 74, of Phoenix, passed away on Thursday, July 20, 2017 in Scottsdale, AZ. She was born on July 22, 1942 to the late Frank and Bernice (Grimm) Vincent in Detroit, MI. She attended Casa Grande Union High School, graduating as class valedictorian in 1960; then furthered her education at Oberlin College, Butler University, and Arizona State University, ultimately obtaining a...
View Tribute »

Marilyn Ann Ciptak

June 2, 1948 - July 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Gordon Lee Ferguson

September 7, 1935 - July 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Janice Marie Smith

October 3, 1940 - July 14, 2017

Janice Marie Smith, age 76, of Phoenix, passed away on Friday, July 14, 2017 in Scottsdale, Arizona. She was born on October 3, 1940 in Minot, ND. Janice worked as a Dental Hygienist and later in Insurance Claims. She was a faith filled woman who enjoyed taking walks and the music of Pink Floyd. She lived a clean, humble life. Janice is survived by her loving son, Aaron (Teresa) Smith; ex-husband...
View Tribute »

Stephen George Saville

September 26, 1961 - July 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Georgiana Linhart

December 29, 1950 - July 11, 2017

In Loving Memory of Georgiana Linhart Born into life, December 29, 1950. Born into eternity, July 11, 2017.I little knew that July Morning that God was going to call your name. In life I loved you dearly, in death I do the same.It broke my heart to lose you. You did not go alone. Part of My heart went with you on the day God called you home.For all your loving...
View Tribute »

Gloria D. Burns

April 18, 1935 - July 10, 2017

Gloria D. Burns, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully at her son's home in Strawberry, AZ on July 10, 2017. Gloria was preceded in death by her husband George A. Burns of 57 years of marriage. She is survived by her Son (Marce Burns), daughter (Debra Burns), daughter in law (Barbara Burns), grandchildren; Katie Burns & spouse Joe Paulus & Kenny Burns, great...
View Tribute »

Bradley Alan Mitchell

March 10, 1965 - July 9, 2017

Mitchell, Bradley AlanBorn March 10, 1965 in Cedar Rapids, IA was tragically taken from his family and friends on July 9, 2017. Arizona was Brad's home since 1972. Over the years he had many jobs that he loved, including hauling and working with horses, taking people on Jeep tours, driving commercial trucks, and being a commercial and residential Painter. He was an avid pool player and he loved...
View Tribute »

Donna Mary Ross

July 10, 1936 - July 9, 2017

Donna M. Ross, age 80, of Phoenix, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017 in Mesa, AZ. She was born on July 10, 1936 to the late Leroy and Laura (Blanchette) Masserant in Newport, MI. She attended St. Mary's Academy in Monroe, MI, graduating class of 1955. On August 21, 1965 she married Samuel Casper Ross in Dearborn, MI. Donna was a beautiful, hardworking and dedicated woman of many professions...
View Tribute »

Bernice Betty Jenkins

September 23, 1923 - July 7, 2017

Bernice Jenkins passed away Friday July 8, 2017. She was born September 23, 1923 to George H. Jones and Elizabeth Jones. She graduated from O'Neill High School in 1941 and graduated from Omaha Beauty School in 1943. Bernice is survived by her children, Robert F. Jenkins of Phoenix, AZ, Linda Scherer of Mission Viejo, CA, Gloria Rose of Wheat Ridge, Co., Diane Longobardo of Anaheim Hills, CA....
View Tribute »

Kelly Brian Smith

June 14, 1961 - July 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Thermon Williamson

August 3, 1927 - July 4, 2017

Reverend Thermon Williamson, 89, was born August 3rd, 1927 in Gadsden, Ala-bama, and passed from this life into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 at 1:30 pm in Scottsdale, Arizona. Funeral services will be Saturday, July 22nd, 2017, Dream City Church, Children's Pavilion, 13613 North Cave Creek Road, Phoenix, Arizona 85022 at 10:30 am. Viewing is prior...
View Tribute »

Jack Robert Elliott

March 11, 1926 - July 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Rebecca Ann Kimbrough

March 10, 1953 - July 1, 2017

Rebecca Ann Kimbrough-Frantz, 64, passed away July 1, 2017 after a courageous, determined battle with cancer. Generous, kind, thoughtful and brilliant, she will be deeply missed by her family, friends, co-workers and community. She was the fiscal services manager for Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG), a position she had held since 2001. Before that, she worked as the comptroller for the...
View Tribute »

Robert Anthony Fasano

September 11, 1946 - July 1, 2017

Robert "Bob" Anthony Fasano, 70, passed away on July 1, 2017 in Tempe, Arizona. He is survived by his 4 children Anthony, Michael, Noelle and Leanna and their spouses, Margaret, Michelle, Vince and Brandon; 9 grandchildren: Ashley Marie Fasano, Nicholas Robert Fasano, Tyler Ryan Bergstrom, Makenzie Lynn Bergstrom, Lauren Elizabeth Fasano, Christopher Michael Fasano, Donovan Michael...
View Tribute »

Willa Dean Sutherland

February 20, 1927 - June 30, 2017

Willa Dean Sutherland, 90, of Phoenix, Arizona passed away on June 30th, 2017. She was born in Shubert, Nebraska on February 20th 1927. Willa was preceded in death by two husbands, her daughter, her son, three sisters and her brother. Willa had many loving grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Viewing will be held from 5pm- 8pm on July 7th, 2017 at Shadow Mountain Mortuary 2350...
View Tribute »

Alan Dwayne Gass

August 19, 1953 - June 27, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Chad Elliott Cooper

August 18, 1970 - June 26, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Shirley Ann McCauley

August 2, 1934 - June 26, 2017

Shirley Ann (Cady) McCauley, 82, of Phoenix, AZ passed away Monday, June 26, 2017 at home. She was born August 2, 1934 in Brimfield, OH to the late Earl and Bertha (Meloy) Cady. Shirley retired after many years of working in the banking industry. Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Alvin McCauley at home, children, Bill (Kate Zimmerman) Cheatwood of Boulder, CO, Linda (Carl) Morel of...
View Tribute »

Clendon Clark Curtis

August 19, 1958 - June 25, 2017

Clendon Clark Curtis, retired Phoenix firefighter of 31 years, passed away on June 25, 2017. He is preceded in death by his father, Stanley Curtis. He is survived by his wife Ila of 32 years, his son Cody and his wife Kelsey, his daughter Cassie and her husband Levi, his mother Sally, his brother Ceclan, and his four grandchildren. Services will be Thursday, June 29th at 10:30am. Location will be...
View Tribute »

Kathryn Jean Snyder

October 17, 1940 - June 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

John Stanley Ploium

October 17, 1947 - June 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Danny L. Greene

August 25, 1947 - June 17, 2017

Danny L. Greene, age 69, of Phoenix, passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. He was born on August 25, 1947 in Oklahoma City, OK. Danny proudly joined the US Army from 1965-1967 and served in Viet Nam. On October 16, 1971 he married Dianne in Santa Ana, CA. Danny worked as a Licensed Commercial Framing Contractor in California and Arizona. He retired as a Construction...
View Tribute »

Carmela Miller

October 7, 1927 - June 17, 2017

Carmela Miller, age 89, of Sun City, passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2017 in Peoria, Arizona. She was born on October 7, 1927 to the late John & Grace Grandinetti. On August 3, 1947 she married Harold W. Miller in New York. Carmela is survived by her two loving children, Joanne (Al) Krpata & John (Cecily) Miller; 6 grandchildren, Sharon Stropka, Michael Krpata, Teresa Pilatowicz, David...
View Tribute »

George Nilsen

September 11, 1941 - June 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

William Lloyd Price

October 14, 1928 - June 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Paul Terry Lucas

June 19, 1948 - June 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Karen Eunice Poe

February 10, 1953 - June 11, 2017

Karen E. Poe, 64, died on Sunday, June 11, 2017. She was born in Watertown, NY, February 10, 1953, the daughter of Malcolm H. and Ramona Comstock Bretsch. She graduated from LaFargeville Central School in 1971. She lived in Bangkok, Thailand, Red Bank, NJ, Biloxi, MS, Alexandria, VA, Oahu, HI, and settled in Phoenix, AZ. An early marriage ended in divorce.Karen was hired by the Phoenix Police...
View Tribute »

James Michael Popoff

September 11, 1977 - June 10, 2017

James Michael Popoff, 39, of Buckeye, Arizona. He passed away on June 10th, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 3:00PM, Friday, June 16th at Shadow Mountain Mortuary, 2350 E. Greenway Rd.
View Tribute »

Talma Deen Murphy

March 20, 1928 - June 10, 2017

Talma Deen Murphy, age 89, of Beverly Hills, CA, passed away on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Scottsdale, AZ. She was born March 20, 1928 to the late Leo B. & Hazel Tyson in Oxnard, CA. Talma attended Beverly Hills High School graduating in the class of 1946; then furthered her education at California State University - Northridge obtaining a Bachelor's degree in History. She worked as an...
View Tribute »

Lillian Teresa Di Lucido

April 29, 1926 - June 9, 2017

Lillian Teresa Di Lucido, age 91, of Phoenix, passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born April 29, 1926, in Manhattan in New York City, New York. Lillian was the daughter of Henry Robert Warner and Catherine Marie Farricker who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her beloved husband Alphonso in 1991; and by her sister, Helen Toolan; and brother,...
View Tribute »

Carole S. Ball

November 26, 1941 - June 6, 2017

Carole S. Ball, age 75, of Scottsdale, passed away on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. She was born on November 26, 1941 to the late Robert and Ruth Haslam in Glasgow, Scotland. She attended the University of Maryland obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree in Behavioral and Social Sciences. Carole was an advocate and leader for the Area Agency on Aging and served the Democratic Party in Virginia. Carole...
View Tribute »

Tammy Kim Blanton

September 25, 1958 - June 4, 2017

Tammy Kim Blanton, age 58, of Phoenix, passed away on Sunday, June 4, 2017 in Phoenix. She was born on Thursday, September 25, 1958 to Claude and Dorothy Wigent in Yuma, AZ. She attended Mingus Union High School. Tammy worked as a dental assistant for numerous years. She enjoyed gardening, and spending time with her family and dogs. Tammy is survived by her two loving children, Mary Anne...
View Tribute »

Darlene Rose Nelson

March 21, 1943 - May 30, 2017

Darlene Rose Nelson 74 Born March 21st 1943 and Passed away peacefully and went to be with our Lord on May 30th 2017. Darlene was the daughter of Tony & Clara D' Arcangelo.She moved from Cleveland Ohio to Phoenix at a young age. She attended Papago Elementary school and North High School, she was popular and active. She enjoyed being a member of the North High reunion committee for many...
View Tribute »

Theresa Helen Marko

October 18, 1924 - May 29, 2017

Theresa Marko, known to all as Tess, was born on October 18, 1924 in Chicago, Illinois, to Jacob and Theresia Jerger. Tess was the second of seven children and a bit of a tomboy. Her older sister Marie often noted, she was always out playing stick ball in the street with the boys when there were chores to be done. Tess graduated from St. Michael's Central High School in 1942. In 1945, she...
View Tribute »

Ann Edgett Curran

October 22, 1931 - May 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Donald Paul Moll

November 6, 1931 - May 28, 2017

Donald P. Moll, 85, of Phoenix, Arizona, died of complications from bladder cancer on May 28, 2017. Don was born in Woodhaven, New York, on November 6, 1931. Don grew up there with his parents, Julius and Agnes (Smith), and two older brothers, Harold and Lawrence. In 1950, Don married the love of his life, Jean (Fugelsang). The day after their wedding they boarded a Greyhound bus to begin the...
View Tribute »

Ronald Ira Kahn

April 29, 1935 - May 28, 2017

Ronald Ira Kahn, age 82, of Phoenix, AZ passed away May 28, 2017. He was born April 29, 1935 in Chicago, IL to Esther (formerly Becker) and William Kahn. Shortly after graduating from high school, Ronald served his country in the U.S. Army. He had a naturally outgoing and gregarious personality and was ready to strike up a conversation with anyone. He relished being in the middle of large...
View Tribute »

Robert Redmond

October 21, 1948 - May 27, 2017

Robert Dale Redmond, 68 of Landover Hills, MD, passed away May 27, 2017, while on an extended visit with family in Phoenix. He was born October 21, 1948 to Virginia Mae (formerly Murphin) and James Edward Redmond in Washington D.C. Bobby, as his family called him was one of six children. While growing up he did well as a student, often helping his brother Danny with his schoolwork. Like many...
View Tribute »

James Eugene Farney

December 28, 1946 - May 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Carol Lynn Binder

December 25, 1937 - May 22, 2017

Carol Lynn Binder, age 79, of Phoenix, passed away on May 22, 2017. She was born on Christmas Day, December 25, 1937, in Cleveland, Ohio to Earl G. and Norma (formerly Reider) Lapp. She spent much of her childhood in Avon Lake, Ohio, where she met her future husband, Robert George Binder, while attending school. Bob and Carol have spent 58 years dedicated to each other in marriage. Carol...
View Tribute »

Mary Louise Clark

June 23, 1940 - May 21, 2017

Mary Louise Clark, age 76, of Phoenix, passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at her residence. She was born on June 23, 1940 to the late John and Helen Stellmack in Cleveland, OH. Mary worked as a caregiver for numerous years. On June 7, 1957 she married Jessie Denver Clark in Conneaut, OH. She was a very active member of St. Stephen's Byzantine Catholic Church. Mary enjoyed planting gardens,...
View Tribute »

Dale Lyman Bailey

April 18, 1940 - May 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Larry R. Poe

February 27, 1945 - May 18, 2017

LARRY R. POE, 72, of Phoenix, AZ left this world May 18, 2017. Born February 27, 1945 in Fredericktown, MO to June E. Poe (Jay) and Mary Lorene Fulton Poe (Rene), Larry was the oldest of 3 sons. He lived in St. Charles, MO and spent summers with his grandparents in Cape Girardeau, MO. Larry's family moved to Phoenix, AZ when he was 16. Larry graduated from Carl Hayden H.S. Larry enlisted in the...
View Tribute »

Norman G. McKeown

May 2, 1924 - May 17, 2017

Norman G. McKeown, age 93, of Phoenix, passed away on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. He was born on May 2, 1924 in Toronto, Canada. On June 24, 1990 he married Marilyn Deuel in Phoenix. He enjoyed square dancing and spending time with his family. Norman is survived by his loving spouse, Marilyn; three children, Sue (Randy) Potter, Jim Smith, and Michael Smith; six grandchildren;...
View Tribute »

Michael Craig Magenot

October 18, 1958 - May 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Mary Helen Hendricks

June 27, 1926 - May 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Elizabeth Rose Wilkinson

May 25, 1924 - May 12, 2017

Elizabeth "Bette" R. Wilkinson, 92, of Trevorton, passed away Friday May 12, 2017 in Phoenix, Az. She was born on May 25, 1924 in Trevorton. A daughter of the late Joseph and Felicita (Vottero) Berra. Elizabeth was married on September 3, 1948 in Winchester, Va. to Woodrow W. Wilkinson who preceded her in death on July 24, 1984. Bette was a lifelong resident of Trevorton, she attended...
View Tribute »

Leala Lynn Arzt

February 27, 1945 - May 12, 2017

Leala Lynn Arzt, daughter of Schuyler "Jack" Arzt and Merladine (Rice) Arzt was born on February 27, 1945 in Elroy, Wisconsin. She passed away peacefully on Friday, May 12, 2017 at the age of 72 in Phoenix, Arizona after a battle with cancer. Leala spent her early life in Wisconsin graduating from Webb High School in Reedsburg, PA with the Class of 1963. She went to work at Badger Ordinance...
View Tribute »

Julie Ann Hill

November 5, 1948 - May 11, 2017

Julie Ann Hill, age 68, of Phoenix, passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017 in Phoenix, AZ. She was born on November 5, 1948 to William and Elsie (Sylvia) Deason in Corona, CA. Julie graduated from University of California Berkley with her Bachelor's degree in Liberal Arts and English, class of 1970; then furthered her education at Golden Gate University obtaining her Master's Degree in...
View Tribute »

Irene N. Lis

September 1, 1923 - May 9, 2017

Irene N. Lis, age 93, of Phoenix, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born in Dearborn, MI. She enjoyed crocheting, crossword puzzles, and antiquing. Irene is survived by her two children, Denny (Gana) Lis and Martha (Bob) Frohm; granddaughter, Carrie (Roger Howard) Mathie; and two great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tony in...
View Tribute »

Stanley Rand

August 2, 1931 - May 5, 2017

Stanley Rand, born August 2, 1931, died May 5, 2017Stanley Rand, has passed away at age 85. A beloved husband, father and grandfather conjoined his abilities as a master chef for over 60 years, with woodworking, painting, gardening and sewing. Mr. Stanley served his country with pride as a corporal in the Army during the Korean War and lived as a proud Veteran of the United States in Glendale,...
View Tribute »

Pauline E. Griswold

March 29, 1928 - May 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

June Ruth Geistlinger

June 14, 1932 - May 4, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Carol Ann Muller

March 12, 1938 - May 3, 2017

Carol Ann Muller passed away peacefully in Phoenix at the age of 79 on May 3, 2017. She is survived by her brother Don Muller, Sharon Muller mother of nephews Trever and Travis Muller and his family. Funeral services will be held at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church Phoenix on May 20th starting with a viewing at 12:30 pm, Mass at 1:30 followed by graveside services at St. Francis Catholic...
View Tribute »

Richard Carlton Cail

August 25, 1932 - May 2, 2017

Richard Carlton Cail, age 84, passed away on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at his home in Peoria, Arizona following a prolonged battle with cancer. Richard, the eldest son of Clarence and Harriet (Freeman) Cail, was born on August 25, 1932 in Exeter, NH where he attended Exeter High School. He joined the United States Air Force in 1950 during the Korean War where he attained the rank of Staff Sergeant...
View Tribute »

Maria Bosnyak Dimeny

January 6, 1931 - April 27, 2017

Maria B. Dimeny, 86Devoted grandmother and mother and former Minnesota resident , Maria Bosnyak Dimeny, died April 27th, 2017 at a senior care facility in Phoenix Arizona. She was 86 years old.At her request, no service will be held.Maria was born on January 6th, 1931 in Yugoslavia to Joseph and Maria Bosnyak (Sr.).She lived her early life in Austria, learning Hungarian and using it as her...
View Tribute »

Florence Myrtle Polka

November 2, 1932 - April 25, 2017

Florence Myrtle Polka, age 84, of Phoenix, passed away on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 in Mesa, Arizona. She was born on November 2, 1932 to the late LaSelle and Nellie Bates in Phoenix. She graduated from Phoenix Union High School. Flo worked as an Executive Secretary at Motorola. She was active in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and was an accomplished pianist and organist for...
View Tribute »

Helen Josephine Chamberlin

April 4, 1931 - April 25, 2017

Helen Josephine Chamberlin, age 86, of Phoenix passed away on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. She was born on Saturday, April 4, 1931 to the late Sam and Marguerite Zanon in Steubenville, Ohio. Helen is survived by two children, Henry Tank and his fiancé Laurie Duah and Rita Marie Linderman; two grandchildren, Patrick Tank and his wife Shannon and Paula Howell and her husband Doug; nine great...
View Tribute »

Lometa M. Briggs

May 15, 1942 - April 23, 2017

Lometa M. Briggs, age 74, of Phoenix, went to be with the good Lord on Sunday, April 23, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born on May 15, 1942 to the late John and Vena Carson in Austin, TX. Lometa proudly worked for BASF for 24 years. On February 12, 2006 she married Roger in Phoenix. She was the President for the American Legion Auxiliary for 3 years. Lometa enjoyed working with her...
View Tribute »

Howard G. Ohlhausen

April 10, 1932 - April 22, 2017

Howard Ohlhausen, age 85, of Scottsdale, Arizona, passed away on April 22, 2017, surrounded by his loved ones. He was a man of epic proportions; a loving husband, a loyal and loving father, a mentor and smiling grandfather, a business man, an inventor, teacher, and a guiding and a fond friend to many. He is survived by his second wife Joanne, three children, David (Cathy), Steven and Julie ...
View Tribute »

Eva Elnor Muehleisen

February 12, 1945 - April 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Rosemary M. Drewke

December 13, 1927 - April 20, 2017

Rosemary (McFarlin) Drewke (Kreuser), 89, died peacefully in her sleep on April 20, 2017. A strong partner, as the wife to Donald Kreuser for 42 years and most recently to Robert Drewke for 9 years. For the past 20 years, she resided in the Phoenix area, after many years in the Chicago area, where she raised her four children, Mary Wenclawski (John), Donna Webb (Neal), Nancy Kreuser, and Paul...
View Tribute »

Virginia G. Freiwald

April 13, 1924 - April 18, 2017

Virginia G. Freiwald, 93, of Sun City West, Arizona, formerly of Erie, PA, died Tuesday, April 18, at her home surrounded by family. She was born in Erie, PA on April 13, 1924.She graduated from Millcreek High School in Millcreek PA. She enjoyed working at the lamp store and her time working at the travel agency on West 26th Street, where she retired from. She moved to Phoenix, AZ in 1988 with...
View Tribute »

Owen Glenn Peterson

July 16, 1949 - April 17, 2017

Owen Glenn Peterson, 67, of Phoenix AZ, passed away on Monday, April 17th.Owen is survived by his wife Suzy, children Shelley, Gretchen, Erika, Sam; sister Pam; 9 grandchildren and many other loving family and friends.A memorial service will be held at 10:00AM, Saturday, June 10th at Shadow Mountain Mortuary, 2350 E. Greenway Rd. in Phoenix.
View Tribute »

Edwin Joseph Gardner

August 17, 1939 - April 14, 2017

Edwin Joseph Gardner, age 77, of Phoenix, passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. He was born on August 17, 1939 to the late Herbert and Elizabeth (Monahan) Gardner in New York City, New York. Edwin worked as an Electrician for The Local Union #3 and American Express. He was one of the last electricians to have worked on the building of both towers of the World Trade Center....
View Tribute »

Robert Eugene Spoo

March 4, 1953 - April 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.
View Tribute »

Yvonne Vitale

March 4, 1966 - April 13, 2017

No funeral services are planned at this time; arrangements under the direction of Shadow Mountain Mortuary, Phoenix, AZ.We wanted so much to keep you,we watched you day by day.Until at last with breaking heartswe saw you slip away.You wore a crown of patience,as you struggled on and on.And the hands that rest forever,were the hands that were so strong.God watched you while you suffered,and he...
View Tribute »

Debra Rose Legere

August 5, 1961 - April 13, 2017

Debra "Debbie" Rose Legere, age 55, of Phoenix, passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born on August 5, 1961 to Rachel and Robert Theriault in Nashua, NH. On September 6, 1980 she married David Legere in Nashua, NH. She enjoyed reading, crafts, and spending time with her family and dogs. She put up a valiant fight against pancreatic cancer with fierce...
View Tribute »

1 of 100 Recent Obituaries View More ยป

Shadow Mountain Mortuary
2350 East Greenway Road
Phoenix, AZ 85022 map it

View Phone Number
View Website

Tributes.com Partner