Obituaries for May, 2011

Sevigny, Lois H.

Lois Helga-Mae Sevigny left this world in the hands of Angels on May 26   2011 at the Copper Cottage Hospice Care Center in Mesa, Arizona after a courageous battle with cancer. Lois was born in Svold, North Dakota on a beautiful spring day in May of 1931 to Kristjan and Gudrun (Johnson) Bjornson and grew […]

Bluemer, Esther Mildred

Esther Mildred Bluemer entered her eternal home in Heaven on May 25, 2011. Born on Janurary 22, 1921 to Herman and Mary Bluemer, Esther was born and raised in Merrill, Michigan. She also worked as a top-notch bookkeeper in Ann Arbor, Holland and Ypsilanti before moving to Arizona in the early 70’s.  She is preceded in […]

Hackmann, A. Ellen

A. Ellen Hackmann, 91 of Mesa, Arizona, passed away on Sunday May 22, 2011 in Mesa, Arizona.  Mrs. Hackmann was born in Amsterdam, New York in 1920. Interment at Mountain View Cemetery

Field, Ellis Allen Jr.

Ellis A. Field Jr., 59 of Mesa, AZ passed away Friday May 20, 2011 in Mesa, AZ. Mr. Field, a mental health specialist, was born in Memphis, TN and served in the US Army in Vietnam as a Special Forces Green Beret. He also served in the Army National Guard. He is survived by his […]

Jacobsen, Russell “Jake”

Russell “Jake” Jacobson of Freeland, WA passed away on May 17, 2011 at the age of 91. He was the son of Erick and Norge Jacobson. He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers Ray, Lowell, Ernie, and Maurice. He is survived by his wife Martha, his son Bruce, his grandson Duncan, and nephews Richard […]

Rospapa, Michael Daniel

Michael Daniel Rospapa passed away on May 19, 2011 in Mesa, Arizona. He is survived by his loving wife Denis, 2 children Michelle (Paul) and Shanna (Dave) and 4 grandchildren Paul Jr. and Dakota, Taylor and Keyara. Visitation is scheduled from 5pm top 8pm Wednesday, May 25th at Mountain View Funeral Home 7900 E. Main […]

Grady, Charles Edward

Hero has many names, none greater than dad and husband. Charles Edward Grady passed peacefully at home on May 18, 2011. By his side were his wife of 55 years, Betty, daughters Bev Moriarty (Ken) and Erin Alcaraz (Rick), and son Mark Grady (Sandra). He is survived by 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. He […]

Hernandez, Ruby Catherine

Ruby Catherine Hernandez was born December 19, she passed away peacefully in her sleep May 12, 2011 in Mesa, AZ. She is survived by 3 children, 11 grandchildren , 4 great-grandchildren, 2 brothers and 3 sisters. She was the most loving caring mother and friend there could ever be. She cared not for herself but […]

Paulson, William “Bill” J.

William J. (Bill) Paulson, passed away May 13, 2011 at his home in Apache Wells, Mesa, AZ with his loving wife Lois and son Jim and his wife Judy at his side. Bill was born in Standard, Alberta, Canada January 13, 1923, but spent his adult years in South Bend, IN. He enlisted in the […]

Huffman, Sharon Lee

Sharon Lee Huffman, 63 passed away on May 16, 2011 after a long battle with Scleroderma. Sharon was born in Champaign, IL on October 17, 1947. She is preceded in death by her father Donald Greenwell, and 2 brother-in-laws Kenneth Mattox and Larry Jones. She is survived by her husband of 45 years Carl, 3 […]

Crawford, Thomas Peter

Thomas Peter Crawford, 80, died May 14, 2011 in Mesa, AZ. Mr. Crawford was a winter visitor from Fulton, SD. He was born in Mitchell, SD on May 1, 1931, and was the oldest of 12 children. In addition to running the family farm, he worked for over 30 years for Hormel Corp and retired […]

Dagras, George William

George William Dagras 84 passed away on May 2, 2011 in Mesa, AZ. Mr. Dagras, a sales manager in the transportation industry was born in Chicago, Illinois and was a die hard Cubs fan and a US Air Force veteran of WWII. Predeceased by his parents Bill and Jennie Dagras, brothers Jim and Bob Dagras, […]

Duryea, Richard “Dan”

Richard “Dan” Duryea, 76 of Mesa, AZ, passed away on May 11, 2011. Services for Dan a Vietnam veteran who retired from the USAF will be held at a later date at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona. Arrangements handled by Mountain View Funeral Home 7900 E. Main St. Mesa, AZ 85207

Chennault, Marvin

Marvin Lawrence Chennault, Sr, 93, of Mesa, AZ, formerly of Yakima, WA, departed this life on May 8, 2011 in Mesa, AZ.  Born March 13, 1918 in Caviness, TX to George and Lela Chennault, Marvin had 4 brothers and 2 sisters.  Survivors include his precious wife of 71 years, Ruth (Hamilton), daughter & son-in-law Cherryl […]

Cave, David Leroy

Donald Leroy Cave (Pops, Gramps) of Apache Junction, AZ passed away May 4, 2011 in Gilbert, AZ. He was born December 25, 1933 in Pawnee, IL. He was the owner of DC welding and was a welder himself for 50 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Doris Cave, daughter Donna […]