Barbara Jane deRoos Mitchell (1940 – 2022) Barbara Mitchell died on November 19 at the age of 82 after a short illness. She is predeceased by her husband, Michael F. Mitchell III, her parents, Robert and Betty deRoos of San Mateo, California, and her sister, Elizabeth Dority. She is survivedRead More →

Avorald died after a long journey with Alzheimer’s disease, aged 83, on July 21, 2022. Even with Alzheimer’s disease, Len always kept his sense of humor dry. Avorald was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. He is survived by his daughters Veronica Carlson (husband Brent), Dyan Larmey (husbandRead More →

Marilyn Ann La Russo, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister-in-law and cousin, 94, died peacefully in Phoenix, AZ surrounded by her family on October 3, 2022. She leaves in mourning her children: Kathleen Grainger, Christine Flaherty (Eugène Perri), Patrick Flaherty, Jennifer Harvey and Ellis Harvey (Sarah); grandchildren: Rebecca Orife, Felix E.Read More →

Dr. Lloyd Herbert Kloppe, DVM, DACT passed away peacefully at his home in Buckeye, Arizona on Sunday, July 24, twelve days after his 67th birthday. He was surrounded by loving family and friends. Raised in New Haven, Missouri, Lloyd was the son of Herbert and Pauline Kloppe. He is survivedRead More →

Teresa (Terri) Lou Sussman passed away on September 13, 2022 following an illness in Thousand Oaks, California. Prior to living in California, she resided in Kingwood, Texas and Scottsdale, Arizona. She was 67 years old. Known for her gentle and caring soul, Terri was born on June 4, 1955, toRead More →

Robert J. Nicoletti, MD – amazing husband, father, stepfather, dad, son, brother, uncle, friend and doctor. Robert J. Nicoletti, MD, 74, entered into eternal rest on September 19, 2022, after bravely battling Alzheimer’s disease since 2015 and stage IV colon cancer since 2016. Born in Brooklyn, New York, on SeptemberRead More →

Betty Hunter (Tomlin) passed away peacefully at home with family nearby on September 16, 2022. She was the wife of Jesse D. Hunter, sharing 67 years of marriage together. Jesse passed away the following morning, September 17, 2022, fulfilling his last wish to stay with her until her health issuesRead More →

Ralph E. Mahowald, Jr., 84, of Phoenix died September 4, 2022. Born in Grand Forks, ND on June 29, 1938, Ralph attended St. John’s Prep (Collegeville, MN), University of North Dakota , and the University of Michigan Law School, where he graduated in 1963. Ralph and his first wife GailRead More →

Maj. George James “Jim” Geiser, PE, USMCR (Retired), 75, died August 30, 2022. Jim was born in Schenectady, NY and moved to AZ with his family in 1957. He attended Scottsdale High School and graduated with a degree in civil engineering from Arizona State University in 1977. Jim served 29Read More →

Bernice Katherine (Raiter) Wendt “Bernie/Bern” of Sun City West, AZ passed away peacefully on Thursday August 18, 2022. Bernie was born September 17, 1944 in Bee, NE to John Raiter and Wilma (Moravic-Raiter) Buck. She grew up in Memphis, NE, graduated from Ashland/Greenwood High School and lived in nine states;Read More →

Henry, Hank, Buddy, Bud, Bop passed away peacefully on July 29, 2022, after many years of living with dementia. Henry Donald Gatewood II was born in Ft. Defiance, Arizona on the Navajo Reservation, March 25, 1929; he is a member of the Totsohnii clan (Big Water People). Typical of mostRead More →

Barbara Ann (Gerber) Hall, our beloved Wife, Mom, Grammies and Great-Grammies, eclipsed into heaven on August 16, 2022, home and surrounded by family. She was born 87 years ago to Roy and Esther Hilty Gerber, on the family farm in Versailles, Missouri. The love of family, the desire to serveRead More →

Loving and kind mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend, Deborah Lynn (Hawking) Morris, 69, passed away on 12/08/2022. She was born to parents Margie and Jerry Hawking on 11/23/1952 in Aurora, IL. She attended Sts Simon and Jude Catholic Elementary School and graduated from Washington High School in 1970.Read More →

David Valdez Lopez (“Luchie”) Obituary – The Arizona Republic David Valdez Lopez (“Luchie”), 79, of Guadalupe passed away peacefully on July 28, 2022 surrounded by his loved ones. He worked in the trucking industry where he delivered different crops throughout Arizona and surrounding states. As a teenager, he met NellieRead More →