Obituaries for July, 2012

Lassanske, Albert August

Albert August Lassanske, 89, of Chandler, Arizona passed away Sunday, July 29, 2012 in Chandler, Arizona. Mr. Lassanske, a pharmacist, was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Services will be at 10:00 am Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel, 7900 E. Main St., Mesa, AZ.

Kiplinger, Virginia Jean

Virginia Jean (Edmondson) Kiplinger, 82, went home to be with the Lord on July 27, 2012. She was born on February 1, 1930 in Deadwood, SD to Elton and Ann (Kniep) Edmondson. On August 18, 1948, Virginia married John Ivan “Kip” Kiplinger. To this union were born six children: John (Connie) Kiplinger, Mesa, AZ; Jay […]

Schuelke, Jeannette L.

Jeannette L. Schuelke (nee Ciriacks), 80, of Mesa, AZ died Wednesday, July 25, 2012, at Hospice of Arizona after a short battle with cancer. She was born January 31, 1932, in West Bend, WI to the late Alvin and Eleanor (nee Schott) Ciriacks. Jeannette met Wilfred Schuelke while working in the accounting department at the […]

Allen, Nellie F.

Nellie F. Allen, 87, of Mesa, Arizona passed away Tuesday July 24, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona. There will be a visitation for Mrs. Allen at 2:00 pm Friday July 27, 2012 at Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel, 7900 E. Main St., Mesa, AZ. The funeral service will directly follow at 3:00 pm.

House, William Burdette

William Burdette House, 89, of Mesa, Arizona, died Saturday, July 21, 2012.  He was born January 1, 1923, in Monroe Township, Preble County to Jacob Henry House and Martha Pearl (LaFuze) House. Burdette graduated from Lewisburg High School (Ohio) in 1941and served in the U.S. Army Engineers Company “D” 359th Engineers G. S. Regiment in […]

Pusch, Richard Joseph

Richard Joseph Pusch 61, of Apache Junction, AZ passed away Friday, July 20, 2012 in Mesa, AZ at Banner Heart Hospital. He was born in Mesa, Arizona, April 21st, 1951, to Martin and Bernice Pusch. He was an army veteran and retired miner of the Asarco mines and TSA. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and golf. […]

Sandoval, Raul

Raul Sandoval, 92 of Tempe, Arizona, went into eternal rest on July 19, 2012. He was born in Sonora, Arizona on November 14, 1919.  He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Lucia, four daughters: Annie (Emil), Janie (Vince), Virginia (Darrell) and Susana (Carlos), two sons: Raul Jr. (Vanessa) and Daniel, ten grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren […]

Sposito, Geraldine Virginia

Geraldine (Jeree) Sposito passed away peacefully July 17, 2012 in Vancouver, WA, where she had been living since 1998. Prior to that she had spent 50 happy and productive years as a homemaker in Chandler Heights, where she and her husband, Albert, farmed grapefruit and tangerines on 60 acres. Geraldine, born on February 20, 1923, was […]

Severson, James B.

James B. Severson was born Jan 8, 1944 in Phoenix AZ, passed away on July 16, 2012.  He is survived by his wife of 45 years Lois Severson, his mother Marjorie Liles, his three brothers Randy Severson, Myron Severson, and David Severson and his three children Debroah (Debbie) Sue Winchester, James (Jimmy) B. Severson Jr., and […]

McDonald, John W. Jr

John W. McDonald Jr., 63 of Mesa, AZ died July 15, 2012 surrounded by his family. Mr. McDonald was born September 4, 1948 in Danbury, CT to John McDonald and Barbara Hinckley. He was a graduate of Henry Abbott Technical School. He worked in the family bakery for a while but was a machinist the […]

Gomez, Josephine

Josephine G. Gomez (65) passed away on July 13, 2012 in Mesa, AZ. Ms. Gomez was born in Mexico and was preceded in death by her parents Luis and Isabel Gomez and her brother Louis Flores. She is survived by her daughter Salina Lee Coon, 6 sisters Irma Gomez, Dora Garcia, Gloria Arrieta, Irene Gomez, […]

Crossland, Lloyd Vernon

Lloyd Vernon Crossland, born December 10, 1937 at home in Claypool, AZ passed away peacefully on Friday July 13, 2012, surrounded by his family.  He was the beloved husband of Kathleen Crossland. Lloyd is survived by his brother Aaron (Ettie), sisters Joan Messer and Glendora Rives, daughter Bonnie (Ed) Yngelmo, son Keith Crossland, and 3 […]

Dayley, Don Albertis

Don Albertis Dayley, 78, of Gilbert, Arizona, was born on June 6, 1934, in Pocatello, Idaho, and passed away on July 12, 2012, surrounded by family. He was preceded in death by his parents Lyle Dayley and Bessie Wright. Don is survived by his loving wife of over 50 years Karolea Hansen Dayley; by his […]

Mouw, William J.

William J. Mouw, 71, of Mesa, Arizona passed away Friday, July 6, 2012 after a 14 month battle with Cancer.  He was born in Boyden, Iowa May 3, 1941.  He dedicated 44 years to Optimist International bringing out the best in kids as well as donating time and money toward Children’s Cancer projects and research.  […]

Foreman, John R.

John R. Foreman, 72, of Mesa, AZ passed away on July 4, 2012 after a long and courageous battle with COPD. John was born in Madisonville, KY on March 2, 1940. John was proud to serve with the US Marine Corps. John moved to Arizona in 1979 to work for Peabody Coal.  John’s greatest joy […]

Caplan, Sheldon Lee

Sheldon Lee Caplan (68) of Minneapolis left this world on July 6, 2012 after 4 months of difficult health in Mesa, Arizona where he wintered.  He was born on the anniversary of the bombing at Pearl Harbor Dec. 7, 1943 in Fargo, ND.  He served in the Navy and graduated from Fargo Central High School […]

Roesch, Chandler L.

Chandler L. Roesch passed away June 24, 2012 at Mountain View Hospice in Scottsdale, AZ. He was born in Huron, SD on July 4, 1940. He graduated from Southern Illinois University (Master of Science degree) and taught in Argentina and Illinois schools until changing careers and working with the Dept. of Defense in Chicago. He […]

Bradshaw, Jay

Jay R. Bradshaw, 58, of Oceanside, CA died in an auto accident on May 23, 2012. Jay, the son of Jack and Joy Bradshaw, was born September 18, 1953, in Greeley, CO. He graduated from high school in Winter Park, FL, and attended college in Florida. Jay enjoyed music and played drums professionally. He loved […]

Schweger, Joan June

Joan June Schweger, 80, of Mesa, Arizona passed away Friday June 29, 2012. Mrs. Schweger, a homemaker, was born in Chicago, IL and had been an Arizona resident for 10 years. There will be a celebration of her life, Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 12:00 noon at Springdale Village, Roberto’s Restaurant Tea Room, 7255 E […]