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Obituary: Ceble Stephens 1925-2016
Thursday, February 4, 2016

Obituary: Burton W. Brown
Thursday, February 4, 2016

Obituary: Duwain Jones
Thursday, February 4, 2016

Obituary: Sylvia A. Morris Oates 1927-2016
Thursday, February 4, 2016

Obituary: Lucy Ann Lucero 1944-2016
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Thursday, February 4, 2016

Obituary: Edward John Mure 1958-2016
Mure, Edward John, 57, of Cottonwood, Arizona, passed away on January 21, 2016. 


Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Obituary: Joe Roy Joy 1924-2016
Joe Roy Joy, 91, of Camp Verde passed away on January 26, 2016 in Camp Verde, Arizona.


Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Obituary: Ceble Stephens 1925-2016
Ceble Stephens, 90, of Cottonwood passed away January 31, 2016 at home, as she wanted.


Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Obituary: Walter (Sonny) E. Jordan, Jr 1936-2016
Walter (Sonny) E. Jordan, Jr. born in Flagstaff July 1, 1936, grew up on his parents' fruit ranch in Sedona, died on Jan. 12 at Flagstaff Medical Center.


Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Obituary: Patricia Louise Kelly
Patricia Louise Kelly, age 72, of Cottonwood, died January 24, 2016, after a long battle with heart disease.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Obituary: Grace Smith 1927-2016
Grace Smith of Newark, New Jersey, was born January 1927 and passed away January 23, 2016 in Cottonwood, AZ.


Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Obituary: Sue Betty Eden 1916-2016
On the peaceful evening of January 27, 2016, we lost our sweet mom and grandmother, Sue Betty Eden.


Saturday, January 30, 2016

Obituary: Elma Lovene Weed 1922-2016
The stillness of heaven was disrupted on Saturday morning, January 23, 2016 by joyful sobs and jubilant shouts as 93-year-old Elma Lovene Weed (Courtney) rushed into the arms of her Lord and Savior and was reunited with loved ones who eagerly awaited her arrival.


Saturday, January 30, 2016

Obituary: Jeanette Makela 1922-2016
Jeanette Makela, 93 of Cottonwood, passed away January 20, 2016.
Saturday, January 30, 2016

Obituary: Patricia Louise Kelly
Patricia Louise Kelly, age 72, of Cottonwood, died January 24, 2016, after a long battle with heart disease.
Saturday, January 30, 2016

Obituary: Joy Parrish
Joy L Parrish, beloved mother, grandmother & great grandmother passed away on January 24, 2016 @ 8:17 PM. 
Thursday, January 28, 2016

Obituary: William Glen Oldfather
William Glen Oldfather. Bill was born in Anthony, Kansas and passed away January 21, 2016 in Clarkdale, AZ.  He was a hero in every sense of the word. 


Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Obituary: George Kovacovich 1920-2016
George Kovacovich, 95, of Camp Verde, passed away on Wednesday, January 20, 2016. He was born September 25, 1920 on the Middle Verde farm where he lived his entire life. He was son of Nick and Manda (Balen) Kovacovich.


Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Obituary: Barbara Jolene Bower 1972-2016
Barbara Jolene Bower departed this earth on January 19, 2016. Barbara was born on May 18, 1972 in West Covina, California on a beautifully sunny day.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Obituary: Phyllis Lucille Christy 1940-2016
Phyllis Lucille Christy, 75, of Sedona passed away January 24, 2016.


Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Obituary: Dixie Blynn Hughes
Beloved wife & mother, Dixie Blynn Hughes, passed on December 6, 2015. 
Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Obituary: Victor Winston
Victor Winston, age 95, resident of Sedona, Arizona, passed away peacefully on January 15, 2016, after complications from pneumonia. Vic, born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, was a veteran of WWII and participated in the invasion of North Africa.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: George Kovacovich
George Kovacovich, 95, of Camp Verde, passed away on Wednesday, January 20, 2016. He was born September 25, 1920 on the Middle Verde farm where he lived his entire life. He was son of Nick and Manda (Balen) Kovacovich.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: Cherise Dickison Moore
My sister, Cherise Dickison Moore, passed away peacefully at her home just like she wanted. She is survived by her sister Vicki Dickison Bateman, nephews and nieces Tristen (Mark) Griffes, Bryan (MaryAnn) Dickison, Bryon (Becca) Janousek, Ashley Tackitt and William, Aubrey Bateman, and great nephew and niece Connor and Kyla Dickison, and her two cats Sister and Sara.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: Harold Eugene White
Harold Eugene White, 82, of Cottonwood, AZ, passed away Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016 at Valley View Care Hospice House. He was born June 2, 1933 at Polo, IL.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: Diane L. Peterson
Diane L. Peterson, 79 of Cottonwood, passed away in Flagstaff on Saturday, January 16, 2016.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: Elsie Marie Allen (Steward)
Elsie Marie Allen (Steward) passed away the morning of 1/12/2016. She was 83 years old.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: William 'Bill' Cooper
William "Bill" Cooper, 86 of Cottonwood, passed away on January 16, 2016 at home. He was born on April 17, 1929 in Laramie, WY to Richard and Dorothy Cooper.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: Aaron Russell
On Wednesday, January 20, 2016, Aaron Russell took up permanent residence in Heaven. His earthly journey ended peacefully with love and dignity surrounded by his closest family and friends.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: Richard Francis Vargas
Richard Francis Vargas, 76, Camp Verde, passed away January 16, 2016. He was born June 11, 1939 in Milpitas, California, the son of Francis and Irma Vargas.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: Marilyn D. Sims
Marilyn D. Sims, 87 of Flagstaff, passed away on January 16, 2016 in Flagstaff. She was born on August 28, 1928 in Nelson, Nebraska, to William Conklin and Leola Emma Odom.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: Glenda S. Grandjean
Glenda S. Grandjean, 68, of Cottonwood passed away January 18, 2016. She was born April 21, 1947 in El Paso, Texas, the daughter of Glen A. and Irene Green.
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Obituary: Phil Harris 1941-2016
Phil Harris, born September 24, 1941, passed on January 9, 2016 at home with his wife Judy, in Clarkdale, AZ.
Thursday, January 21, 2016

Obituary: William Allen Price 1961-2015
William Allen Price, born October 10, 1961, at Fort Carson, Colorado, died on November 13, 2015 in Cottonwood.
Thursday, January 21, 2016

Obituary: Laurence Harold Keim 1917-2016
Laurence Harold Keim, 98, of Cottonwood passed away January 16, 2016 at his home in Cottonwood.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Obituary: Leo Walter Czarnecki
Leo Walter Czarnecki, 92, of Camp Verde, formerly of Scottsdale, passed away December 30, 2015 at the home of his daughter in Camp Verde. He was born in Buffalo, New York, the son of Kasmier Czarnecki and Sofie Winiarz.


Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Obituary: Harvey Jay McMains 1923-2015
Harvey Jay McMains went to be with the Lord on December 27, 2015. 
Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Obituary: Gene Bennett Lusk 1934-2016
Gene Bennett Lusk, 81, of Cottonwood, passed away January 13, 2016.


Saturday, January 16, 2016

Obituary: Warren Edward Gorman 1922-2016
Beloved husband, father, grandfather and World War II veteran who flew B-24 combat missions in the European Theater of Operations, died on January 13, 2016.
Saturday, January 16, 2016

Obituary: James Elwin Meade
James Elwin Meade, 72, a resident of Sedona, passed away January 6, 2016 in Cottonwood.
Thursday, January 14, 2016

Obituary: Hortense (Harty) Walters Cotton 1921-2015
Hortense (Harty) Walters Cotton, born February 2, 1921, in Thornton, Texas, lived with her Mother & French maternal grandparents, speaking primarily French until she was 5.


Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Obituary: Ricky Allan Kampplain 1961-2016
Surrounded by loving family and friends, Ricky peacefully passed away at home in Cottonwood, AZ. on Jan 7, 2016.


Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Obituary: John L Walden 1940-2016
John L Walden passed away January 6. He was born May 27, 1940 to Catherine and Ralph Wilson in southern Illinois. 


Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Obituary: George Ann (Nancy) Wingfield Kilby 1928-2015
George Ann (Nancy) Wingfield Kilby, born October 25, 1928 to Howard and Gertrude Wingfield in Prescott, Arizona, died December 23, 2015 in Camp Verde, Arizona.


Saturday, January 9, 2016

Obituary: Loretta Castillo
Loretta Stephens Rogers Knadler Castillo, aged 83, passed away peacefully in her sleep January 4, 2016.


Saturday, January 9, 2016

Obituary: William Joseph Allen 1925-2016
William Joseph Allen, age 90, a resident of Cottonwood passed away on January 8, 2016 in Cottonwood; He was born December 20, 1925 to the late William Thomas Allen and Inez Cleo Parker in Seeley, California.
Saturday, January 9, 2016

Obituary: Beverly Ann (Short) Black 1936-2015
On December 12, 2015 Beverly Ann (Short) Black went to be with her Lord and Savior. Beverly was born in Topeka, Kansas on July 6, 1936. She lived there until 1950 when she, with her parents and brother, moved to San Dimas, CA.


Saturday, January 9, 2016

Obituary: Helen Ialeen Postill Hawken 1919-2015
Helen Ialeen Postill Hawken January 15, 1919 - January 5, 2016 Cottonwood, AZ
Thursday, January 7, 2016

Obituary: Helen Jean Jiles 1933-2015
Helen Jean Jiles, 82, of Payson, AZ, born April 1, 1933, passed away November 30, 2015 from cancer.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Obituary: Thomas 'Tom' Krolczyk 1946-2015
Thomas 'Tom' Krolczyk, age 69 passed away on December 12, 2015 after a long battle with heart disease.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Obitaury: George Ann (Nancy) Wingfield Kilby 1928-2015
George Ann (Nancy) Wingfield Kilby, born October 25, 1928 to Howard and Gertrude Wingfield in Prescott, Arizona, died December 23, 2015 in Camp Verde, Arizona.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Obituary: Anna M. Reynolds
Anna M. Reynolds, 98, passed away Dec. 27.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Obituary: Philip "Jesse" Ebel
Philip "Jesse" Ebel, 64, of Rimrock, of the Hired Hands Band, passed away December 19 in Quartzite.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Obituary: Alfred David Duncan Jr. 1948-2015
Alfred David Duncan Jr., AKA "Dave", 67 of Cottonwood, passed away on December 24, 2015.
Thursday, December 31, 2015

Obituary: Elizabeth Shroat Fekke 1929-2015
Elizabeth Shroat Fekke, 86 of Cottonwood, passed away on December 7, 2015.
Thursday, December 31, 2015

Obituary: Bertha Rabago
Our beloved Bertha Rabago, long-time resident of Jerome, Arizona, passed away suddenly on December 17, 2015 at the age of 83 as the result of natural causes.
Thursday, December 31, 2015

Obituary: Anna M. Reynolds 1917-2015
Anna M. Reynolds, 98, passed away on Sunday, December 27th. She was born on May 1, 1917 in Cotopaxi, Colorado to Fred and Opal Donaher.
Thursday, December 31, 2015

Obituary: Norma Dell Chapman
Norma Dell Chapman passed away quickly from a sudden abdominal infection on 12-20-15, with family at her side.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Obituary: Mildred Imogene 'Jean' Canady Hess
Mildred Imogene "Jean" Canady Hess died December 20th 2015 in Camp Verde Arizona. She was 87 years old.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Obituary: Barbara "Barbie" Karber
Barbara "Barbie" Karber, 59 of Cottonwood, passed away on December 21, 2015 in Phoenix.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Obituary: Joseph Allen Beatty 1925-2015
Joseph Allen Beatty, the only son of James Cummings and Helen Beatty, passed away peacefully on November 17, 2015.
Saturday, December 26, 2015

Obituary: Gwen Medeiros
Gwen Medeiros went to be with the Lord on December 15.
Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Death Notice: Arthur Reeths
Arthur Reeths, born February 23, 1930, passed away October 16, 2015 in Cottonwood.
Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Obituary: Dorothy 'Dot' Vaccaro
Dorothy "Dot" Vaccaro, 88, of Cottonwood, Arizona, passed away December 11, 2015.
Saturday, December 19, 2015

Obituary: William 'Bill' Dillard
William (Bill) Dillard, born April 2, 1931 in Central, New Mexico, passed away December 8, 2015 in Prescott, Arizona.
Saturday, December 19, 2015

Obituary: Earlynn Jo McCoy
Earlynn Jo McCoy, age 76, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on December 16, 2015 in Cottonwood, Arizona.
Saturday, December 19, 2015

Obituary: Jean Victoria Price
Jean Victoria Price passed peacefully from this life into the arms of our Heavenly Father at home in Cottonwood, AZ in the early morning hours of December 11, 2015 at the age of 97.
Saturday, December 19, 2015

Obituary: Audrey Ululani Melton
On December 11, 2015 after a brief struggle with cancer, Audrey Ululani Melton, aged 65, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family.
Saturday, December 19, 2015

Obituary: Beverly Ann Black
On December 12, 2015 Beverly Ann Black went to be with her Lord and Savior. Beverly was born in Topeka, Kansas on July 6, 1936.
Saturday, December 19, 2015

Obituary: Gwen Medeiros
Gwen Medeiros went to be with the Lord on December 15. She was born on November 22, 1941 to Antone Almeida and Emma Andrade.
Saturday, December 19, 2015

Obituary: Earl William Bauer 1934-2015
Earl William Bauer: October 16, 1934 to December 12, 2015

Earl William Bauer, Clarkdale, died peacefully on December 12, 2015. He was 81 years old.


Thursday, December 17, 2015

Obituary: Audrey Ululani Melton
On December 11, 2015 after a brief struggle with cancer, Audrey Ululani Melton, of Sedona, aged 65, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family.
Thursday, December 17, 2015

Obituary: Ellen Crownover 1928-2015
Ellen Crownover, 87 of Cottonwood, passed away at her home on December 12, 2015. She was born on October 8, 1928 in Hugo, CO to Walter Collins and Cora Robertson.


Thursday, December 17, 2015

Obituary Erik Jensen 1931-2015
Erik Jensen, 84 of Cottonwood, Arizona, passed away on December 2, 2015.


Thursday, December 17, 2015

Obituary: Athleen Mae Miller 1932-2015
Athleen Mae Miller, 83 of Camp Verde, passed away on December 10, 2015 in Mesa. She was born on January 11, 1932 in Oceana, West Virginia to Luther and Alverta (Toler) Elkins.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Death Notice: Mary Esther Lloyd Sinclair Wisniewsk
Mary Esther Lloyd Sinclair Wisniewski, 103, retired schoolteacher, of Cottonwood since the 1970s, passed away on June 24, 2015. 
Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Obituary: Tilla Ruth Stadelman
Tilla Ruth Stadelman passed away peacefully on December 2, 2015 at the age of 87 in Cottonwood, Arizona.

Tilla was born on May 11, 1928 in Basel, Switzerland to Herman and Gertrude Weysser. Growing up in Switzerland, Tilla enjoyed skiing, family time and the great outdoors.

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Obituary: Barbara Ann Bock Hagan
Barbara Ann Bock Hagan had 89 wonderfully full years, a life many would envy. There were three phases to her life.
Thursday, December 10, 2015

Obituary: Fred McPherson
Fred McPherson, passed away peacefully surrounded by his beloved family on December 8, 2015, at the age of 89.
Thursday, December 10, 2015

Obituary: Charles William Helm, Sr. 1929-2015
Heaven just received one of the last old time true cowboys Charles William Helm, Sr. better known as Bill Helm. He was born June 10, 1929 in Winkelman, Arizona.


Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Obituary: Helen Vann Lipe
Helen Vann Lipe, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on November 26, 2015, at the age of 80.


Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Obituary: Ziek Thomas Sanchez
Ziek Thomas Sanchez, 26, of Sedona died November 30, 2015. He was born May 25, 1989 in Montebello, California.
Saturday, December 5, 2015

Obituary: Troy Andrew Axiotis 1964-2015
Troy Andrew Axiotis, of Cottonwood, AZ, went into the arms of Jesus November 18, 2015. Troy was born on April 28, 1964 in San Jose, CA.
Saturday, December 5, 2015

Obituary: Gladys Mae Hillsman 1931-2015
Gladys Mae Hillsman went to be with the Lord on Monday, November 23, 2015. She was born in Freemont Ohio on April 27, 1931, and was the oldest of three children.


Saturday, December 5, 2015

Obituary: Kay Amis 1944-2015
Kay Amis was born May 16, 1944, in Phoenix, Arizona, to Richard and Kathleen Amis. 

She and her two sisters, and four brothers received her education in the local area.

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Obituary: Maureen Brennan 1945 - 2015
CORNVILLE -- It is with great sorrow that the family of Maureen (Stevens) Brennan announces her peaceful passing on December 3, 2015.
Saturday, December 5, 2015

Obituary: Paul R. Lease 1939-2015
Paul R. Lease died on November 20, 2015 in Cottonwood. He was born January 7. 1939 to David h. and Frieda Lease of Oregon, Wisconsin.
Saturday, December 5, 2015

Death Notice
Norma Santee died November 23, 2015. She moved to Hackettstown, NJ to be closer to her son, after her husband passed away. 
Saturday, December 5, 2015

Obituary: Pamela Dee Harper Shepherd
Pamela Dee Harper Shepherd passed away November 19, 2015. Pamela was 61 at the time of her death.
Thursday, December 3, 2015

Obituary: Linda Joy Crume Moore
Seven days short of 74 years, Linda Joy Crume Moore, passed away at Verde Valley Medical Center, Cottonwood, AZ, November 24, 2015. 
Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Obituary: Marilyn Manning
Marilyn Manning, long-time resident of Cottonwood AZ from 1984-2009, passed away at her current home in Lakeville, MN on Nov 3 at the age of 76.
Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Obituary: Katherine Ann Norris
Katherine Ann Norris, 64 of Cottonwood, passed away on November 27, 2015. She was born on September 26, 1951 in San Diego, California to William and Virginia Carter.


Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Obituary: Elizabeth M. (Wells) Potts
Born on Nov. 2, 1921, Elizabeth M. (Wells) Potts received her elementary and secondary education in Globe, AZ.
Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Obituary: Joshua Dustin Westcott
On November 23, 2015 Joshua passed away unexpectedly with his family by his side.


Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Obituary: Ruby Mae Scroggins
Ruby Mae Scroggins, born on November 25, 1917 in West Line, AR, passed away peacefully at home on Monday November 9, 2015.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Obituary: Gary Roth
Gary Roth was born on May 21, 1948 in Greeley, Colorado to Albert Lee Roth and Mary Mable Schaker and was the first born of four children.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Obituary: Donna Jeannine Byrne
Donna Jeannine Byrne, 85, of Camp Verde, AZ passed away on November 16, 2015 in Prescott, AZ.
Saturday, November 21, 2015

Obituary: Esther Nielsen Bohannon
Esther Nielsen Bohannon passed away at her Camp Verde, Arizona home on November 12, 2015, at the age of 92. Esther was born to Hans Christian and Sigrid Nielsen on February 3, 1923, on a Luck, Wisconsin dairy farm, in a locale known as West Denmark.
Saturday, November 21, 2015

Obituary: Ruby Mae Scroggins
Ruby Mae Scroggins, born on November 25, 1917 in West Line, AR, passed away peacefully at home on Monday November 9, 2015.


Thursday, November 19, 2015

Obituary: Theodore Michael Stowell
Theodore Michael Stowell, infant son of Ryland Marshall Stowell II and Vinda Kristine Matthews, was born on November 13 in Cottonwood and passed away on November 14 in Phoenix. Our son Theodore Michael lived for less than 24 hours. But in the short time he was with us he taught everyone what it means to love.
Thursday, November 19, 2015


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