Obituaries for May, 2012

Knepple, George G.

George G. Knepple, 103 of Mesa, AZ passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2012. He was born in Downers Grove, IL on February 5, 1909. He was married to his late wife Evelyn for 76 years. Mr. Knepple is survived by his son George (Mary Lou) Knepple, his daughter Gerri (Tom) Coha, four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren […]

Griffith, Alberta Mary

Alberta Mary Griffith, left to be with the Lord and her entire family on May 23, 2012. Alberta was born in Camden, New Jersey in 1924 and married to John R. Griffith in 1945, who preceded her in death in 2003. They lived in Riverside, NJ until 1968 when they moved to Tempe, AZ.  They […]

Pendley, Roy Lane

Roy Lane Pendley, 48 of Mesa, Arizona passed away Saturday May 19, 2012 in Scottsdale, Arizona. A gathering will be held in Mr. Pendley’s honor from 2:00 to 10:00 pm on Saturday May 26, 2012 at the residence in Mesa.

Davies, Helen Rivers

Helen Rivers Davies, 88 of Mesa, AZ passed away Tuesday May 22, 2012 in Mesa, AZ. There will be a visitation Wednesday May 30, 2012 between 10:ooam and 12:00 pm. The funeral service will follow at noon at Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel, 7900 E. Main St., Mesa, AZ.

Hartzell, Maggie Rae

Maggie Rae Hartzell, 21 of Mesa, AZ passed away Wednesday May 23, 2012 surrounded by family and love. “Mags” is survived by her parents Mary Jane and Ron, brother Nicholas, and hundreds of loving family members and friends. There will be a visitation from 5:00 – 8:00 pm Friday May 25, 2012 with the funeral […]

Higginbottom, Mark

Mark Higginbottom passed away May 20, 2012 in Mesa, AZ, he was 53 years old. Mark, a resident of Mesa, AZ, was a business owner, a wonderful husband and father. He is survived by his loving family: his wife Patricia, daughter Ashley, son Christopher, father Richard, and many other family members. Mark will be greatly […]

Schaeffer, Josephine Victoria

Josephine Victoria Schaeffer, 100, passed away May 17, 2012 in Mesa, AZ. She was formerly a resident of Chicago, Hanover Park and Schaumburg, IL. She worked for many years as a bookkeeper. She is survived by her daughter Dolores Koplin of Mesa, AZ, son William Schaeffer of Huntley, IL, grandson Scott Koplin, granddaughter Vicki Young, 5 […]

Wurtele, Lester Paul

Lester Paul Wurtele, 93 of Mesa, AZ passed away Sunday May 21, 2012 in Mesa, AZ. Mr. Wurtele, a retired Phillips 66 Dealer, was born in Nebraska City, NE. He was a lifetime member of Mesa Lions Club. Survivors include his daughters Carol Jean Miller, and Nancy J. Moore, grandchildren: Julie Fechner, Jeff Clymens, Steve […]

Twigg, Edward Harry III

Edward H. Twigg III (Ted) was born March 12, 1966 at Calumet Hospital in Laurium, MI and died in an auto accident in Phoenix, AZ on May 16, 2012. He lived most of his life in Battle Creek, MI attended Harper Creek Schools, earned the rank of Eagle Scout in Troop 322, and worked installing […]

Roberti, Sandra Elaine

Sandra Elaine Roberti, 64 of Mesa, AZ, passed away on May 11, 2012. There will be a gathering for family and friends at 8:30 am Wednesday May 16, 2012, followed by a memorial service at 10:00 am at Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel, 7900 E. Main St., Mesa, AZ

Caldwell, Frank M.

Frank M Caldwell, 80 of Mesa, AZ formally of Peoria & Chillicothe, IL died at 3:45pm Monday, May 7, 2012, peacefully at home by his wife’s side. He was born on December 16, 1931 in Royalton, IL to Frank and Winnie Karr Caldwell.  He married Bette Sewards January 1952 in Chillicothe, IL.  She survives.  He […]

Dole, Beatrice

Beatrice May Dole, 86, of Alden, went to meet our Lord on April 28, 2012, at Cherry Hill Haven II in Traverse City. Her daughter, Janet, was at her side when Beatrice took her last breath. Beatrice was born on May 10, 1925, to the late Henry and Eglentine (Gregory) Stables in Detroit.  Beatrice entered […]

Leonard, Edward “Scotty”

Edward “Scotty” Leonard, 68, of Gold Canyon, AZ passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012 peacefully at his home in Gold Canyon, AZ. Scotty, son of the Scottish football legend, James “Hookey” Leonard, was born in Paisley, Scotland. After serving in the US Army, he worked for Xerox Corporation as Head Distribution Manager for the West […]