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    Jack P. Gatton

    Eilleen is survived by her husband, Norm Pena; daughters, Vickie Herrera, and Savannah Pena; sons, Keith Fejeran, and Cody Pena; mother, Betty Shiveley; sister, Susan Williams; and six grandchildren. A visitation will be held at 1:00 pm on Sunday, March 1, 2020, at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338. The family suggests that donations be made to the Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at https://www.honorhealth.com/community/honorhealth-foundation/donate. Condolen…

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    Eilleen Lucille Pena

    Eilleen Lucille Pena, age 52 of Goodyear, AZ died February 19, 2020, in Goodyear, AZ. She was born April 5, 1967, in Redondo Beach, CA to Kern Forbes and Betty Shiveley. Eilleen was employed in a variety of positions. She worked for many years in the grocery industry, often as the helpful person at the Deli counter. Her work as an aide at the St. Madeleine Sophie Center, serving adults with developmental disabilities, allowed her caring heart to shine through. She also worked as an optometris…

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    Genevieve Elizabeth Kelly

    Genevieve Elizabeth Kelly, age 78 of Buckeye, AZ died February 20, 2020, in Buckeye, AZ. She was born November 4, 1941, in Buckeye, AZ to Elda and Unice Howe. A visitation will be held from 6-8 pm, Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338. Burial will take place at 11:00 am at Holy Cross Cemetery, 9925 W Thomas Rd, Avondale, 85392. Condolences for the family may be left below.

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    Colleen Dorothy DenDulk

    Colleen Dorothy DenDulk, age 80 of Litchfield Park, AZ died February 20, 2020, in Litchfield Park, AZ. She was born August 22, 1939, in Passaic, NJ to Louis and Nellie DeVries. A visitation will be held from 6:00 – 9:00 pm, Wednesday, February 26, 2020. A visitation will be held at 11:00 am, followed by a funeral service at 11:30 am, Thursday, February 27, 2020, at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338. Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery. Condolences for the f…

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    Eva Mae Martin

    Eva Mae Martin, age 99 of Cashion, AZ died February 17, 2020, in Surprise, AZ. She was born February 4, 1921, in St. John’s, AZ to Bertie and Laura Alice (Yockey) Amator. Eva was a second-generation Arizonian and grew up working on her family’s dairy farm in Tolleson with her sister and four younger brothers. She graduated from Tolleson High School at the age of 14. She and her husband Otis built their family home in Cashion in 1954, which was only five miles from the family farm where she gr…

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    Patricia Ann Ritchey

    Patricia Ann Ritchey, age 81 of Litchfield Park, AZ succumbed to Parkinson’s Disease on February 14, 2020.  She was born October 31, 1938, in Brea, OH to John and Alice (Mulica) Ritchey.

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    Ryan Jason Charley

    A memorial mass will be held at 11:00 am, Friday, February 21, 2020 at St. Thomas Aquinas, 13720 W. Thomas Road, Avondale, AZ 85395, with a reception to follow. Interment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Pat’s life. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to The Litchfield Park Historical Society at 13912 W Camelback Road, Litchfield Park, Arizona 85340.  Condolences for the family may be left below.

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    Lynn Gail Bullington

    Lynn Gail Bullington, age 75 of Goodyear, AZ died February 14, 2020 in Goodyear, AZ.  She was born on May 3, 1944 in Vineland, NJ, to Ernst and Ruth (Gill) Tharp. She lived a full life of sun, sand, and fishing from the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean to the emerald water of the Gulf in Pensacola, FL.   Lynn’s life was dedicated to childcare. She had a degree in Early Childhood Education and was a Director of Childcare for childcare agencies in Florida.  She was a hard worke…

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    Diana Sue Ruehrmund Mikolic

    Jan is survived by her husband, Ken Feather; children, Michelle, Michael, and Kenny Dean; ten grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. A Celebration of Life will be held in PebbleCreek at a date and time to be determined, and later in Washington. Condolences for the family may be left below.

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    Janice Laree Feather

    Janice Laree Feather, age 79 died February 13, 2020, in Goodyear, AZ. She was born on a spring day, April 10, 1940, in Gehring, NE to Lucille and Harold Brown. Jan lived her early years in Cheyenne, WY. She married Ken Feather and they had three children. She worked in Ken’s insurance agency in Burien, WA. They retired and lived as snowbirds traveling between PebbleCreek and Orting, WA.

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    Margaret Ellen Vermillion Ruehrmund

    Margaret Ellen Vermillion Ruehrmund, age 82 of Litchfield Park, AZ died February 9, 2020, in Litchfield Park, AZ. She was born August 24, 1937, in Sunbury, OH, the oldest of four children born to William and Mary McKay Vermillion.   Margaret grew up in Marengo, OH and graduated from Marengo High School in 1955 and obtained a nursing degree from Grant Hospital School of Nursing. She was a registered nurse for over 50 years and worked at the VA Hospital in Phoenix for 28 years.

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    Lorraine C. Hagen

    Lorraine C. Hagen, age 89 of Goodyear, AZ passed away peacefully February 4, 2020. Born August 5, 1930, in St. Louis, MO, Lori and her husband of 66 years, George were married in the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis, MO in 1952.

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    Fred Lewis Henninger

    A visitation will be held at 10:00 am followed by a funeral service at 11:00 am, Wednesday, February 12, 2020, at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338. Burial will be at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona. Condolences for the family may be left below.

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    Jomore Curtis Currie

    Jomore Curtis Currie, age 48 of Phoenix, AZ died February 2, 2020, in Phoenix, AZ. He was born December 7, 1971, in Los Angeles, CA to Charles Currie and Margaret Jo Johnson. A visitation will be held at 1:00 pm with a funeral service at 2:00 pm, Thursday, February 13, 2020, at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338. Condolences for the family may be left at below.

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    James Lee Pruett, Jr.

    James Lee Pruett, Jr., age 84 of Goodyear, AZ died February 5, 2020, in Goodyear, AZ. He was born November 12, 1935, in Roba, AL the first of nine children born to James Lee and Essie Pruett. He served in the U.S. Army achieving the rank of Sergeant.

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    Judy Lynn Zuccala

    Judy Lynn Zuccala, age 75 of Goodyear, AZ died February 4, 2020 in Goodyear, AZ.  She was born July 8, 1944 and raised on a farm in Akron, IA.  She worked in the airline industry for over 30 years where she had the responsibility of managing the weight and balance of the aircraft.  She was hired by TWA and retired from American Airlines. Her husband, Ken Ridgway also worked for the airlines as a pilot and they retired together to the PebbleCreek community in Arizona.

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    Robert Aguila

    Allan is survived by his wife, Kum Chu Leno; son, Bryan Leno; parents, Arthur Leno and Bobbie Jean Lipps; and brothers, Rick and Gary Leno.  Condolences for the family may be left below.

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    Rodrigo Reyna

    Robert was many things: kind, compassionate, and most of all patient. He was funny, outgoing, and inspiring. Robert always had a love for sports and R&B soul. You would never see Robert in a bad mood. No matter what he had been through in life he would always tell you, “I’m alright.” He was the strongest man who ever lived, no matter what level of sickness he had. Robert was a warrior, the fiercest of all. He will be forever in our hearts.  Condolences for the family may be left below.

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    Beverly Ann Thompson

    Beverly Ann Thompson, age 79 of Goodyear, AZ died February 1, 2020 in Goodyear, AZ. She was born February 7, 1940 in New York City, NY to Charles and Ruby Evans.  She was a true New Yorker: stubborn, sassy, and a little bit nosy.  She loved to gossip and knew everything that was happening in the projects where she lived.   She enjoyed doing crossword puzzles and had beautiful handwriting.  She liked to color and make little crafts, often including her grandchildren in…

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    Allan Burnet Ray Leno

    Beverly is survived by her daughters, Debra D. Thompson Cancel, Debbra A. Thompson Martinez; and Frances V. Thompson; son, Maurice E. Thompson, Jr.; brother, Charles D. Evans; sister-in-law, Gina Evans; nine grandchildren, Carlos, Christopher, Darryn, Zachary, Thatiyannah, Nevaeh, Jeremiah, Tiana, and Atreyu; three great-grandchildren, Jayiah, Jalen, and Brayden; and nephew, Bruce A. Evans and his children, Samantha and Spencer. She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruby Evans, and her sis…

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    Robert Conrad Price – Conrad McLaren

    Tyler is survived by his mother Patricia “Trish” Wilson; sister, Tiffany Johnson and her husband Levi; and grandfathers, Pat Doyle, and Fred Wilson. He was preceded in death by his father, Michael Wilson, and grandmothers, Virginia Wilson and Ruth Doyle. A memorial service will be held at a date and time yet to be determined.  The family suggests that donations be made to the ALS Association Arizona Chapter, http://webaz.alsa.org . Condolences for the family may be left below.

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    Tyler Michael Wilson

    Tyler Michael Wilson, age 31 of Phoenix, AZ died January 30, 2020, in Glendale, AZ. He was born July 20, 1988, in Phoenix, AZ to Michael and Patricia (Doyle) Wilson. Tyler grew up in Goodyear, AZ and graduated from Millennium High School in 2006. He began working as a tile setter, a trade that he learned from his father. An excellent cook, he practiced as a chef for 5-6 years until he decided to follow his true passion for refurbishing cars.   He was a car fanatic – the older the be…

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    Doloris Marie Smith

    Doloris Marie Smith passed away peacefully on January 26, 2020, at home with her family by her side. She was born on January 16, 1930, in Toledo Ohio.  A devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, she spent her entire life dedicated to her family. Her kindness touched so many lives. She will be dearly missed not just by her family but by the many others whose lives were blessed by her loving care. She was the matriarch of the family and a true angel. May she rest in heavenly peace.

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    Spencer Ray McBurney

    Spencer Ray McBurney, age 23 of Phoenix, AZ died January 25, 2020 in Phoenix, AZ.  He was born December 18, 1996 in Tacoma, WA to Alexander and Tammy McBurney.  Spencer was a graduate of Kentlake High School in Kent, WA.  He attended UTI in Avondale, AZ.  He worked as an Operations Manager for a Phoenix restaurant group. He enjoyed the outdoors and music.  He especially loved spending time with family and friends.

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    Kathy Ann Haak

    Kathy Ann Haak, age 65 of Litchfield Park, AZ died January 23, 2020, in Litchfield Park, AZ. She was born September 8, 1954, in Wilkes Barre, PA to William and Bette (Cusick) Bartosh. Kathy moved from Pennsylvania to the central coast of California when she was five years old. She graduated from Arroyo Grande High School in 1972 and remained actively involved in her high school reunions until her cancer treatment prohibited her participation. She graduated from Cuesta College in 1991 as an RN…

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    Orin K. (O.K.) Fulton

    Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, Orin K. (O.K.) Fulton, 87, of Litchfield Park passed away peacefully in Litchfield Park, Arizona, January 17, 2020. He was born on September 14, 1932, to John and Leone (Kartchner) Fulton in Snowflake, Arizona. He was a second-generation native Arizonan. O.K. played basketball at the University of Southern Mississippi where he earned a Bachelors’ Degree in secondary education. He earned a Masters’ Degree in Education at the Univ…

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    Mario Rochin

    Mario Rochin of Avondale, AZ died January 16, 2020, in Phoenix, AZ. He was born January 4, 1925, in Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico to Hector Clemente Rochin and Librada Loreto. He graduated from Douglas High School where his athletic ability earned him a role on the All-State High School football roster as well as a scholarship to Texas Western University. He served as a Technical Specialist in the US Army from 1943 – 1946 achieving the rank of Sergeant TEC 4 and was a veteran of the Asiatic Pac…

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    Harvey Eugene Quackenbush, Jr.

    Harvey Eugene Quackenbush, Jr., age 88, died January 10, 2020, in Glendale, AZ. He was born August 16, 1931, in Chagrin Falls, OH to Mildred Harriet (Bailey) and Harvey Eugene Quackenbush, Sr. A visitation will be held at 9:00 am followed by a funeral service at 10:00 am, Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338. Burial will follow at West Resthaven Park Cemetery. Condolences for the family may be left below.

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    William Joseph McCormac

    William Joseph McCormac, age 75 of Phoenix, AZ died January 11, 2020, in Phoenix, AZ. He was born January 22, 1944, in Philadelphia, PA to William and Catherine (McGuigan) McCormac. Condolences for the family may be left below.

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    Sofia Herrera Garza

    Sofia Herrera Garza, age 93 of Avondale, AZ died January 8, 2020, in Phoenix, AZ. She was born September 29, 1926, in Yoakum, TX to Margarito Herrera and Andrea Solis. On May 11, 1947, Sofia married the love of her life, military man, Benito G. Garza. The couple moved to Avondale, AZ in 1959. Sofia thrived in Avondale where she made many lifelong friends and helped to build a strong community. Her hobbies included sewing, gardening, and shopping. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, gr…