Obituaries for January, 2011

Kerwin, Gerald “Jerry”

Gerald (Jerry) Kerwin, 72, formerly of Naplate, passed away on January 12, 2011 at his home in Apache Junction, AZ. A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday January 30, 2011 at the Palmas Del  Sol East Clubhouse in Apache Junction, AZ at 2:00 pm. He was born on June 19, 1938 in Chicago to […]

Sheidler, Dorothy Elaine

Sheidler, Dorothy E. (Dotty) 84, quietly slipped into Jesus hands on January 14, 2011.  She was married to her lifelong friendRobertsince 1946.  They moved to Phoenix in 1955 & after retirement spent 20 years in Camp Verde.  Dorothy joins her parents, brother, eldest daughter Pamela and great granddaughter Madison in heaven.  Dorothy always had a […]

Harris, Leroy Jr.

Leroy Harris Jr., 85, of Mesa, Arizona passed away Tuesday January 11, 2011 in Gilbert, Arizona.  Mr. Harris was born in Norris City, Illinois in 1925. Services will be held Saturday January 22, 2011 at the East Valley Church of the Nazarene, 131 N. Signal Butte Rd., Apache Junction, Arizona 85120.

Michaelis, Beverly Faye

Beverly Faye Michaelis, age 100, of Mesa, Arizona passed away Tuesday January 11, 2011 in Mesa, Arizona. Mrs. Michaelis, a school teacher, was born in Lapeer, Michigan to Calvin and Jennie Beatty.  A memorial service will be held Sunday January 16, 2011 at Apache Wells Community Church, 2115 N. Gayridge Rd., Mesa, Arizona.

Peach, Paul Alan

Paul Alan Peach of Phoenix passed away on January 9, 2011 at the age of 49. A celebration of Paul’s life will be held on Saturday, January 15 at 10:00 a.m. at Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel, 7900 E. Main St., in Mesa. Visitation for family and friends is scheduled for Friday, January 14, 5:00 […]

Engelsman, Helen Arlene

Helen Arlene Bullerman Hoblit Engelsman, 80, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2011 early in the morning in her apartment at the Park Regency retirement complex in Chandler, AZ.  Ms. Engelsman, born in Strasburg, Illinois, was a musician and music teacher. She grew up in Lincoln, IL, later living in Atlanta where she was married to Joseph […]

Pierce, Lucille

Lucille R. Pierce of Mesa, AZ was born July 15, 1910 in Cozad, NE to Perlo and Bessie (Hobbs) Kinney and passed away December 26, 2010 at the age of 100 years. She is survived by loving daughter Dixie Gabel, two loving grandchildren Jeffrey W. (Barbara) Gabel and Iana S. (Carl) Jansson, three loving great-grandchildren […]

Thomas, Billie Jean

Billie Jean Thomas, 83, of Mesa, daughter of Thomas Harland Chapmond and Dora Chapmond, passed away on December 22, 2010 due to complications from congestive heart failure. She is survived by her loving husband Albert II and children Albert III, Terrell, Jana and Lance. Grandchildren Andrew, Michelle and Danielle. Sisters JoAn Palmer, Betty Jo Arvello, […]

Sander, Sylvan Urban

Sylvan Urban Sander, 88 of Gold Canyon, AZ passed away Tuesday December 21, 2010. Urban was a WWII U.S. Navy  Veteran. The memorial service for Mr. Sander will be at 11:00 am Tuesday December 28, 2010 at Gold Canyon United Methodist Church, 6640 S. Kings Ranch Rd., Gold Canyon, AZ. There will be a luncheon following […]