Obituaries for December, 2012

Eveland, Judith C.

Judith C. Eveland, 81, resident of Mesa, Arizona, passed away unexpectedly on December 26, 2012 surrounded my family and loved ones.  Judith was born in Columbus, Ohio on November 26, 1931, born to Roger Rickenbacher and Ruth Reaver.  Judith attended West High school and graduated in 1949 with her High school diploma. Judith was preceded […]

Dobstaff, Ronald

Ronald Dobstaff, age 77 of Mesa, AZ passed away December 21, 2012. Born August 24, 1935 to Edwin and Alice Dobstaff in Buffalo, NY. Growing up his family left the snow country seeking better pastures around the suburbs of L.A., California. Ron raised three families consisting of ten kids. He was a father, grandfather, great […]

Johnson, Ottilia “Tillie”

Ottilia (Tillie) Johnson, 99, of Mesa, AZ passed away Monday December 24, 2012. Tillie was born in Chicago, IL. She moved to Mesa, AZ in 1968 and lived at Sunland Village and Fellowship Square. She is survived by her daughter Anida (William) Jirkovsky, daughter-in-law Charlene Johnson, grandchildren: Laura (Dennis) Wesco, Craig (Neema) Johnson, Bruce (DeeDee) […]

Glessner, John William Sr.

John William Glessner, Sr. 77, passed away Monday, December 24, 2012 in Mesa, AZ.   Mr. Glessner, retired, was born in Des Moines, IA.  He was preceded in death by his daughter Susan Marie Glessner and is survived by his wife Janet Marie Glessner, daughter Sandra Lee Summers, son John William Glessner, Jr., brothers Richard (Janet) […]

Jackson, Reginald

Reginald Jackson, 77 of Mesa, AZ passed away on Dec. 21st.  He is survived by his wife JoAnn, daughters Cheryl Moore (Darren), Michele Debski (Bradley), granddaughter Lindsey Debski and step-grandson Shea Moore.  Brothers Andrew (Carol), Robert (Pat) and Ron.   Memorial services are on Dec. 27th at 10:30am at Mountain View Mortuary 7900 E. Apache Trail.

Linnae, Bonnie

Linnae, Bonnie 79 of Mesa, Arizona, passed away on December 20, 2012. The visitation for Bonnie will be from 10:00 am -12:00 pm Wednesday December 26, 2012 followed at noon by the funeral service, both at Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel, 7900 E. Main St., Mesa, AZ

Jazab, Amin Dr.

Dr. Amin Jazab settled in  Gold Canyon in 1999 after a life of service on three continents.  Born February 2, 1928, in Mashad, Iran, he studied medicine at Tehran University, while completing his military service.  In 1960 with his wife and two daughters, Jazab left Iran teach the Baha’i Faith in Tunisia and offer medical […]

Lofing, Delores Ann

Delores Ann Lofing, 78 of Mesa, AZ passed away Saturday December 15, 2012 in Mesa, AZ. She was born in Bayard, NE. She is survived by her daughters Debra Watkins and Linda D’Addabbo, son Scott Lofing, sisters Marlene Friehauf and Mary Jo Keller, grandchildren Travis D’Addabbo, Tammy D’Addabbo, Tracy Stewart, Jessie Calvert, and Austin Guido, […]

Holt, Amelia Margaret

Amelia Margaret Holt, 73 of San Tan Valley, AZ, passed away on December 15, 2012. There will be a visitation from 12:00 to 2:00 pm Wednesday December 19, 2012 with the funeral following at 2:00 pm at Mountain View Funeral Home Chapel, 7900 E. Main St., Mesa, AZ

Johnson, Frank John

Frank John Johnson, 81 of Apache Junction, Arizona, passed away on December 14, 2012. Mr. Johnson was a US Army veteran.

Bergstrom, Robert A.

Our Dad, Robert (“Bob”) A. Bergstrom, 92, died peacefully in his sleep on December 16, 2012, in Phoenix, AZ.  To the very end, he was a generous and kind man whose primary concern was the well being of others.  We will miss him. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Eunice Louise Bergstrom and […]

Madsen, Murl A.

Murl A. Madsen, 85 of Mesa, Arizona, passed away on December 13, 2012. Services for Mr. Madsen, a US Navy veteran, will be private. Contributions may be made to American Cancer Soceity.

Crossland, Kathleen Ray

Loving mother and wife, Kathleen Ray Crossland, passed away December 13, 2012. She was born to Ray Elmer Cooley and Kathleen Claire Aggerbeck on March 2, 1941 in Seattle, WA. She is preceded in death by her loving husband Lloyd Crossland and daughter Kathleen Marie Smith. She is survived by son Keith Crossland, Daughter, Bonnie […]

Davis, Kimberly Diane

Kimberly Diane Davis of Apache Junction passed away Tuesday December 11, 2012 at her home in Apache Junction. She was 38 . Mrs Davis was bone June 24, 1974 in South Bend, IN. She was a loving wife, mother, daughter and homemaker. She survived by her husband Christopher J. Davis, daughter Katherine Elizabeth Davis, son […]

Holliday, Theodore “Ted”

Holliday, Theodore Roy (Ted), Of Gilbert, AZ entered into eternity on December 5, 2012. Ted left behind his wife Collene of 63 years. Together they had 14 children and he is survived by 12. He also leaves behind 38 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Farmer Ted was a part of Gilbert history. He could make […]

Wheat, Robert “Bob”

Robert “Bob” Wheat, 88, of Mesa, AZ passed away December 7, 2012. Bob was born on June 2, 1924 in Prophetstown, IL. He moved to Arizona in 1962. Attended AZ State University and became a teacher in the Scottsdale School District.Bob was a WWII Navy Vet. He also was a member of the AZ State […]

Meece, Oliver Arnold

Oliver Arnold Meece, 93 of Mesa, Arizona passed away Thursday December 6, 2012 in Mesa, Arizona. Mr. Meece, a watchmaker, was born in Decatur, Illinois. He is survived by: his daughters Sandy Pennington and Linda Miller, his son Arnie Meece, 9 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. There will be a visitation Monday December 10, 2012 at […]

Seip, Edward Roy “Bud”

Edward Roy “Bud” Seip, 91, passed away December 2, 2012 in Mesa, AZ. Bud was born in Kalamazoo, MI on May 17, 1921. He served in the Army Air Corp during the Korean War and worked for American Airlines as an A&E Mechanic for 36 years. Bud always had a good sense of humor and […]

Vaillancourt, Rheal “Ray” R.

Rheal “Ray” R. Vaillancourt, 58 of Mesa, AZ, passed away on November 30, 2012. The memorial service for Ray, a US Army Veteran, will be at 2:00 pm Sunday December 16, 2012 at The American Legion Post 27, 1018 S. Meridian Rd, Apache Junction, AZ.

Anderson, Anna Mae

Anna Mae Anderson, 80, longtime resident of Mesa, AZ, passed away December 1, 2012 at Delmar Gardens in Overland Park, KS. A memorial service will honor her life on Friday, Dec. 7 at 1 p.m. at St. Matthew United Methodist Church in Mesa, AZ.  She will be buried at Mountain View Memorial Gardens in Mesa, with […]