Obituaries for June, 2011

Alofs, Roy

Roy Alofs, 90, of Mesa, Az. Passed away June 23, 2011 in Mesa, Az. Mr. Alofs a truck line foreman was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Survivors include sons Roger (Diane), Ronald (Sandy), Randy (Cheryl), 8 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. A visitation will be held Monday June 27 from 11am-12 pm at East Valley […]

Kudrikoff, Cathryn M.

Cathryn M. Kudrikoff, 92 of Mesa, AZ, passed away on June 21, 2011. There will be a visitation at 9:00 am followed by the funeral service at 10:00 am, both at Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel, 7900 E. Main St., Mesa, AZ 85207 (480-832-2850). Contributions may be made to Biblical Ministries Inc., C/C Dr. Richard […]

Contreras, Carmen

Carmen Corral Contreras, age 101, died surrounded by her family Monday, June 6, 2011, in Mesa, Arizona. She was preceded in death by her husband Salvador, their son Salvadorcito, and their daughter Eva Rivera. Carmen is survived by 8 children Isabel Roman (Gilbert), (Pete Rivera), Lupe Lira (John), Bertha Candelaria (Tom), George (Margie), Ronnie (Mabel), […]

Dahlke, Bruce Anthony

Bruce Anthony Dahlke, 61 of Mesa, Arizona passed away Tuesday June 7, 2011 in Mesa, Arizona. Mr. Dahlke was born in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1950. No services were held.        

Clouse, Grady Eugene

Grady Eugene Clouse 75 passed away June 12, 2011 in Apache Junction. A retired Goodyear Machinist (Akron,OH), he was born in Nashville, TN. Survivors include his wife Janice, sister Peggy Rich-Pitcock, daughters Marilyn (Jeff) Kitch and Anita (Al) Epling, sons Dennis (Jean) Clouse and Ed (LaVonne) Clouse, 12 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Visitation is […]

Jones, Jean M.

Jean M. Jones 81 passed away on June 9, 2011 in Gilbert, Arizona. Preceded in death by by her husband Leo V. Jones Jr., daughter Kathleen (Tom) Lee, and son Patrick (Peggie) Jones. She is survived by her children Robert (Karen) Jones, Michael (Donna) Jones, Julie (Matt) Landspurg, Jeanine (Sal) Lucchese and 15 grandchildren. Visitation […]

Bahr, Paul Edward

Paul Edward Bahr of Mesa, AZ passed away June 7, 2011. He was born Sept. 5, 1914 to William Bahr and Anna Wirtz Bahr at their farm home near Miller, SD. He was fourth in a family of five brothers (Ralph, Melvin, Glen, Wayne). He married Lillian Klink on Dec. 26, 1935. They farmed in […]

Graff, Thomas Jr. “Buddy”

 Thomas Graff Jr. (Buddy)  74 Born April 7,1937. Died June 6, 2011. Beloved son of Thomas & Clara, beloved brother to Jack, Vincent, Carolyn & Deborah. Buddy was a native New Yorker who moved to Arizona 3 years ago. He loved his life in Arizona.  One of his final wishes was to have his remains left […]

Pointer, Glenn

Glenn was born on February 5th, 1924 in Des Moines, Iowa.  He graduated from East High School and served in the United States Navy from 1941 through 1947, and was a proud member of the VFW 9662.  He worked as a pressman for Meredith Publishing for 40 years, and was a member of the Graphics […]

Carlson, Robert W. “Bob”

Robert “Bob” W. Carlson, 76, of Mesa, AZ passed away Saturday May 28, 2011 in Mesa, AZ. Mr. Carlson, who retired after 35 years with the Burlington Northern Railroad, was born in Mineral, IL. Survivors include his wife of 54 years Barbara, daughters Kay Biggs, Karen (John) Knopp, Kristin (Michael) Lawson, sister-in-law Marci Carlson, brothers […]

LeBlanc, Ernest Henry

Sgt. Ernest Henry LeBlanc of Mesa, Arizona and Kentville, Nova Scotia, a tenth generation Acadian passed away June 2, 2011 in his home in Mesa with his beloved wife Jean at his side. Born in Kentville, Nova Scotia, November 28, 1940, to the late Edward Ernest LeBlanc and Bernadette (Venoit) Tessie, he was the step- […]

Cline, James Larry

James “Larry” Cline, 64, of Mesa, AZ went home to the Lord on Monday May 30, 2011 after a courageous battle with cancer. Larry was born on May 2, 1947 in Inez, KY. He grew up in West Jefferson, OH. He moved his family to Mesa, AZ in 1980. He retired from Qwest in 2000, […]