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Obituary: Margaret Ann Walker
Margaret Ann Walker passed away on Sunday July 12, 2015 in Cottonwood, AZ. She was 72 years old.


Saturday, July 25, 2015

Obituary: Betty Marian (Weir) McCaw-Standard
Betty Marian (Weir) McCaw-Standard was born in Rio, Illinois, on Oct. 16, 1919. She grew up on a farm in Rio. Married Forrest McCaw, in 1939, in Rock Island. Married Richard Standard, Dec. 28, 1988, in Cottonwood Arizona, where they lived from 1988 to 2006.
Saturday, July 25, 2015

Obituary: Judy Wright
Judy Wright of Cottonwood, 63, passed away on July 22 following a brave battle with cancer. Judy was born in Cornwall, New York and moved to Arizona in 1974 after marriage to Verde Valley native Wayne Wright.
Saturday, July 25, 2015

Obituary: Joyce Connelly
Joyce Elizabeth (Kitts) Connelly passed away on Monday afternoon, July 20, 2015 in Cottonwood, Arizona. She died of natural causes surrounded by family.
Thursday, July 23, 2015

Obituary: Vernon Zarlingo
Vernon Edwin Zarlingo, 79, left this earth July 12th, 2015, doing what he loved; backpacking in the Weminuche Wilderness.
Thursday, July 23, 2015

Obituary: Walt Dunaway
Walt Dunaway

Walt Dunaway, 74, passed away peacefully on July 15, 2015.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Obituary: Shirley Mae Preston
Shirley Mae Preston

Shirley Mae Preston, 86, of Cottonwood passed away July 12, 2015.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Obituary: Michael Warfield
Michael Warfield

Michael Warfield, 50, of Lake Montezuma, AZ passed away peacefully on July 14.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Obituary: Berniece Petterson
Berniece Petterson

Berniece Petterson of Cottonwood passed away on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at the age of 91.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Obituary: Armand Christopher
Armand Christopher

Armand Christopher, 87 of Cottonwood, Arizona passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 12, 2015.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Death Notice: Kenneth J. Brown
Kenneth J. Brown, 65 of Camp Verde, passed away on July 14, 2015. He was born in Roseberg, Washington.
Saturday, July 18, 2015

Obituary: Hazel L. York Barnett
Hazel L. York Barnett, of Cottonwood, passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2015 at the age of 93. She was born on December 18, 1921 in Roswell, NM to Clint and Rita (Sneed) Johnson.
Thursday, July 16, 2015

Obituary: Esther Cool
Esther Cool, 89 of Cottonwood, passed away on Friday, July 10, 2015. She was born on August 9, 1925 in Marysville, PA.
Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Obituary: Henry Bruckner
Henry Bruckner of Cottonwood passed away on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. He was 94 years old. Henry was born on April 18, 1921 in New York City to Henry and Magdalena (Kern) Bruckner. He served his country in the Army during World War II.
Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Obituary: Tony Hollingsworth
Tony Hollingsworth passed away July 9, 2015.


Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Obituary: Ralph Kimball Showers
Ralph Kimball Showers was born in Phoenix, AZ, on Feb. 17, 1936 and died on July 6, 2015 at his home in Camp Verde, AZ. He always considered Arizona the best place to be!
Saturday, July 11, 2015

Obituary: Paul Thomas Lay
Paul Thomas Lay, 86, passed away peacefully at his home in Camp Verde, AZ on June 11, 2015. He was born on May 11, 1929 in van Austin, TX to Albert and Sally Belle Lay.
Saturday, July 11, 2015

Obituary: Sandra Jean Butler Allred
Sandra Jean Butler Allred of Cottonwood Arizona, age 78, passed on to the next life on July 9, 2015 in the midst of loving family. Sandy was born June 19, 1937 in the old Jerome hospital to Willis Butler and Carol Olive Wignall Lindley.
Saturday, July 11, 2015

Obituary: Robert 'Bob' Jones
Robert "Bob" Jones passed away on June 27, 2015 in Cottonwood, AZ. He was 83 years old. Bob was born on June 1, 1932 in Fairfield, AL to Earnie and Wilda Collum Jones.
Saturday, July 11, 2015

Obituary: Chris M. Starr
Chris M. Starr of Cottonwood passed away on June 21, 2015 at the age of 68. Chris was born in Hanford, CA to Art and Alma Starr on November 5, 1946.
Saturday, July 11, 2015

Obituary: Betty R. Lyall
Betty R. Lyall, 91 of Clarkdale, passed away in Cottonwood on July 3, 2015.
Saturday, July 11, 2015

Obituaries: Glendell C. Bailey
Glendell C. Bailey, 83, passed peacefully in his sleep on July 6, 2015.
Saturday, July 11, 2015

Death Notice
Nicholas Charles Perkins, born in Cottonwood, AZ on April 13, 1966 died on July 3, 2015 in Chino Valley, AZ.
Saturday, July 11, 2015

Obituary: Robert Vigueria Jr.
Robert Vigueria Jr. died peacefully June 29, 2015 at his home in Phoenix, Arizona age 66. He is preceded by late wife Sandra Vigueria - mother of their three surviving children Amy Cain (Prescott Valley, AZ), John Vigueria (Wilhoit, AZ), and David Vigueria (Camp Verde, AZ).
Thursday, July 9, 2015

Obituary: Leland D. Shoptaugh
Leland D. Shoptaugh, 80 of Cottonwood, passed away in Prescott on July 2, 2015. He was born on February 8, 1935 in Oakland, California to George and Josephine Shoptaugh.
Thursday, July 9, 2015

Obituary: Leland D. Shoptaugh
Leland D. Shoptaugh

Leland D. Shoptaugh, 80 of Cottonwood, passed away in Prescott on July 2, 2015.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Obituary: Barbara Strickland
Barbara Strickland, 92 of Burbank, CA, passed away on June 24, 2015 in Camp Verde. She was born on January 28, 1923 in Lone Pine, CA to Ben and Catherine Bonham.


Friday, July 3, 2015

Obituary: Donald D. Shanks
Donald D. Shanks, a resident of Sedona, AZ, was born on January 24, 1920 in Fox, Arkansas.
Friday, July 3, 2015

Obituary: David Allen Sauer
David Allen Sauer, resident of Cottonwood, died on June 29th at age 69. He was born in 1946 in Alton, Illinois, to John and Edna Sauer.
Friday, July 3, 2015

Obituary: Doyle Ray Vines
Doyle Ray Vines, 67, died at 1:50 pm, Wednesday, June 24, 2015, in Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Illinois.


Thursday, July 2, 2015

Death Notice
Richard "Jay" Barnes, was born February 9, 1928 in Santa Monica, California. He passed away peacefully at home in Surprise with Pat Barnes, his loving wife, by his side and surrounded by his family on June 28.
Thursday, July 2, 2015

Obituary: Kathryn Faye Mandel
Saturday, June 20, 2015 Kathryn Faye Mandel came to the decision that 5,780 days apart from her husband was long enough.


Saturday, June 27, 2015

Obituary: Lanny Spencer Blake
To cover a life's journey on God's earth, in a few words is difficult - but here is an attempt at righteously honoring Carly's daddy, Trish's husband, a brother to many loving sisters, brothers, and my Uncle: Lanny Spencer Blake.
Saturday, June 27, 2015

Obituary: Chris Starr
Chris Starr, 68 of Cottonwood, passed away on June 21, 2015. He was born on November 5, 1946 in Hanford, California.


Saturday, June 27, 2015

Obituary: Patricia Joan Stuart Finney
Patricia Joan Stuart Finney took her last breath on June 22, 2015 at home after a prolonged illness. She was born in Edinboro, PA on March 22, 1932, the daughter of the late Dr. John Alvin and Phoeba Ollie Brugh Stuart.
Saturday, June 27, 2015

Obituary: James 'Lou' Thompson
James "Lou" Thompson, age 61, died at his home in Rimrock, Arizona.


Friday, June 26, 2015

Obituary: William 'Bill' Bowden
William "Bill" Bowden of Cottonwood passed away on Wednesday, June 17, 2015. He was 88 years old. Bill was born on January 18, 1927 in Atlanta, GA to William and Martha Bowden.
Friday, June 26, 2015

Obituary: Irene Miskiel
Irene was born September 26, 1939 to Elmer and Olga O'Chipa, in Newark, New Jersey, but relocated to Miami, Florida where she graduated in 1956.


Saturday, June 20, 2015

Obituary: Paul Thomas Lay
Paul Thomas Lay, 86, passed away peacefully at his home in Camp Verde, AZ on June 11, 2015.
Thursday, June 18, 2015

Obituary: Ronald Ferguson
Ronald Ferguson, 79, of Cottonwood, passed away June 11, 2015.


Thursday, June 18, 2015

Obituary: Emma DeHaven Berger
Emma DeHaven Berger, 95, of Cottonwood passed away June 9, 2015. She was born January 2, 1920 in Wissahickon, Penn., the daughter of Winfield Scott DeHaven and Mildred Beatty Springer. Emmie's life is now in heaven where she often talked about going, face to face with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.


Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Obituary: Mary Converse Crawford Hardin
Mary Converse Crawford Hardin of Cottonwood, AZ passed away on June 15, 2015. Born October 31, 1927 in Chino Valley, AZ to George and Grace Converse, she was raised on the old Del Rio Ranch with her sister Jackie and brothers Gilbert and Art.


Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Obituary: Juliana 'Jo' Moseley
Juliana "Jo" Moseley, 25, of Camp Verde, passed away suddenly June 7. She was born January 17, 1990 in Cottonwood, the daughter of Ken Krebs and Wendy M. McCants.


Saturday, June 13, 2015

Obituary: Mary Ellen Eichman
Mary Ellen Eichman died on March 31, 2015 in Cottonwood, AZ.  


Saturday, June 13, 2015

Obituary: Harry W. Biller, Jr.
Harry W. Biller, Jr.

April 15, 1951 - May 13, 2015


Thursday, June 11, 2015

Obituary: Charles E. (Tod) Lawrence
Charles E. (Tod) Lawrence, 88, peacefully passed on June 9, 2015 at his home in Cottonwood, AZ, surrounded by his loving family.


Thursday, June 11, 2015

Obituary: Sandra (Sandi) Casey
Sandra (Sandi) Casey

March 14, 1964-March 27, 2015


Thursday, June 11, 2015

Death notice
Marilyn G. Beaty, 79, born February 5, 1936 in Randolph Vermont, died June 9, 2015 at home in Cottonwood.
Thursday, June 11, 2015

Obituary: Ruth E. Horvath Testasecca
Ruth E. Horvath Testasecca

Ruth E. Horvath Testasecca, 95, of Cornville, AZ (formerly of Sun City) passed away June 5, 2015 in Cottonwood, AZ.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Death Notice: Gerald "Jerry" Gorajewski
Death Notice: Gerald "Jerry" Gorajewski

Gerald "Jerry" Gorajewski, 63, of Camp Verde passed away June 5, 2015. He was born on March 19, 1952 in Toledo, Ohio, he was the son of Joseph and Bertha Gorajewski.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Obituary: Tom Prendergast
Tom Prendergast

Tom Prendergast, 75, of Cottonwood passed away May 22, 2015.

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Obituary: Helen Samuelson
Helen Samuelson was born in (McCary) Hinsdale, Montana, on March 18, 1919.


Thursday, June 4, 2015

Obituary: Betty Marie Lodge Hendrickson
Betty Marie Lodge Hendrickson of Denton, Texas, age 91 went to be with the Lord on June 1, 2015.


Thursday, June 4, 2015

Obituary: Elnora Katherine Jordan
Elnora Katherine Jordan, born November 26, 1929 in Phoenix, Arizona, went to her heavenly Family on May 26, 2015.


Thursday, June 4, 2015

Obituary: Ebin L. Proctor
Ebin L. Proctor, 18 of Cottonwood, passed away on May 30, 2015. He was born on October 1, 1996.


Thursday, June 4, 2015

Obituary: Thomas Paul Kelleher
Surrounded by his loving family, Thomas Paul "Tom" Kelleher of Cornville, AZ peacefully ended his earthly journey on April 19, 2015.


Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Obituary: Sanford Christy Dalton
Sanford Christy Dalton

Sanford Christy Dalton of Camp Verde, Arizona passed May 23, 2015.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Obituary: Zachary E. Craig
Zachary E. Craig

Zachary E. Craig, age 33, of Cottonwood passed away on May 27, 2015 in Cottonwood.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Obituary: Linda Arsenault
Linda Arsenault

Linda Arsenault, age 65, died peacefully on 25 May, 2015 at her home in Cottonwood after a long struggle with cancer.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Obituary: Matthew William Dawson
Matthew William Dawson

Matthew William Dawson, 72, of Camp Verde passed away May 26, 2015.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Obituary: Carl Bradley Sartwell
Carl Bradley Sartwell was born January 4, 1917 in Van Nuys, CA to Lydia and Carl B. Sartwell, Sr. He went home to Jesus on May 23, 2015.


Thursday, May 28, 2015

Obituary: Linda Kathleen Bergsland
Linda Kathleen Bergsland, formerly of Cottonwood, passed away May 13th 2015 at her home in Carefree, Arizona. She was 61 years old.


Thursday, May 28, 2015

Obituary: William (Bill) Bert Minor
Bill Minor, 93, of Cottonwood went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, May 25th.
Thursday, May 28, 2015

Obituary: James Harold Audet
James Harold Audet died peacefully in his sleep on Memorial Day, May 25, at his home is Lake Montezuma.


Thursday, May 28, 2015

Obituary: Rueben Emil Birkholz
Rueben Emil Birkholz, 86, of Cottonwood, Arizona, passed away on May 8, 2015 at Verde View Hospice Care in Cottonwood, surrounded by family.


Saturday, May 23, 2015

Obituary: Mary Estlick
Mary Estlick, 78 of Clarkdale, passed away on May 19, 2015. She was born on November 1, 1936 in Bloomington, MN to Earl and Mary Fritchman.


Saturday, May 23, 2015

Obituary: Jeffrey Charles Grimes
Jeffrey Charles Grimes, 64, of Tucson, AZ passed away May 16th, 2015 at home in Cornville/Cottonwood, AZ.


Saturday, May 23, 2015

Obituary: Iona Turner
Iona Turner, formerly of Cottonwood, passed away in Sedona.


Thursday, May 21, 2015

Obituary: Blessing Heyman
Blessing Heyman, of Sedona, Arizona, passed peacefully, surrounded by family on Tuesday, May 19th, of complications following a stroke.


Thursday, May 21, 2015

Obituary: Eleanor Prochnow Durkee
Eleanor Prochnow Durkee, 94, passed away April 28, 2015 in Sun City, AZ.  She was born October 11, 1920 in Flagstaff, AZ.  


Thursday, May 21, 2015

Obituary: Joseph E. Flammia
Joseph E. Flammia (Joe Flop) passed away peacefully on May 12, 2015 at age 92.


Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Obituary: Henry Bruckner
Henry Bruckner of Cottonwood passed away on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. He was 94 years old.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Obituary: Keith Allen Phariss
Phariss, Keith Allen (1951-2015) of Lake Montezuma, Arizona, passed away on May 17, 2015 after a long illness.  
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Obituary: Donald Eugene Campbell
Donald Eugene Campbell, age 88, passed away on May 15, 2015, at Quail Springs Adult Care Home.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Death notice: Delbert Blasé
Delbert Blasé, 86 of Cottonwood, born 10/13/1928 in Sylvan Grove, Kansas died 5/14/2015 in Cottonwood, Arizona.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Obituary: Alicia T. Gallego
Alicia T. Gallego, 85, of Clarkdale, Arizona, passed away peacefully at her home on March 23, 2015.


Saturday, May 16, 2015

Obituary: Richard Roemer Hulse
Richard Roemer Hulse of Cottonwood passed away on Saturday, May 9, 2015. He was 93 years old. Richard was born in July of 1921 in Phoenix, Arizona to Clarence and Grace (Frisch) Hulse. He grew up in Phoenix, living on Osborn Road directly across from Phoenix Country Club.
Saturday, May 16, 2015

Obituary: Don Fenn
Don Fenn of Cottonwood passed away on Friday, May 8, 2015. He was 42 years old. Don was born on November 30, 1972 in Upper Darby, PA to David and Vernell.


Saturday, May 16, 2015

Obituary: Margaret Ellen 'Peggy' Hills
Margaret Ellen "Peggy" Hills passed away on May 6, 2015.


Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Obituary: Linda Aurora Casaus
Linda Aurora Casaus, age 63, longtime resident of Camp Verde, passed away at home on Friday, January 2nd, 2015. Linda was born on April 27th, 1951 in Belmont, Arizona to the late Steven T. Casaus & Aurora (Cruz) Casaus.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Obituary: Michael Brunda
Michael Brunda of Upper Montclair, NJ died suddenly while on a vacation with his family in Sedona, AZ.


Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Obituary: Jean S. Bright July 26, 1918 - March 26, 2015
Jean S. Bright of Clarkdale, Arizona died March 26 at her home in Clarkdale, Arizona, surrounded by her family.


Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Obituary: James Bruce
James (Jim) Bruce, age 90, longtime resident of Camp Verde, Arizona passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2015.


Sunday, May 10, 2015

Obituary: Margaret 'Peggy' Hills
Margaret "Peggy" Hills passed away on May 6. She was born on December 10, 1927.
Sunday, May 10, 2015

Obituary: Cynthia Louise Shelman
Cynthia Louise Shelman passed away May 4. She was taken from us suddenly and is now with her beloved Norman. She's now in the arms of Jesus.


Thursday, May 7, 2015

Obituary: Edwin E.'Bud' Smith Jr.
Edwin E. "Bud" Smith Jr. was born December 17, 1939 in Mobile, Alabama to Edwin E. and Mary Alice Smith. He was a resident of the Best of Europe Adult Home in Cottonwood, Arizona when he passed away on April 30, 2015.
Thursday, May 7, 2015

Obituary: Virginia Dell Sullins
Virginia Dell Sullins, 95, of Sedona, passed away in her home on April 29.


Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Obituary: Betty Yvonne Huxoll
Betty Yvonne Huxoll was born to Fred and Louise (Koeteman) Huxoll on November 17, 1934 in Arapahoe, Nebraska.


Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Obituary: Mae McClatchey
Mae McClatchey

Mae McClatchey of Camp Verde graduated from her earthly duties to the presence of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on April 25, 2015.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Obituary: Clara E. Coleman
Clara E. Coleman

Lifetime resident of the Verde Valley Clara E. Coleman passed away on April 27th, in Cottonwood Arizona.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Obituary: Linda Ann Corsner
Linda Ann Corsner

Linda Ann Corsner of Cottonwood passed away on Monday, April 27, 2015 at Kachina Point in Village of Oak Creek.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Obituary: Arlene Ritchey
Arlene Ritchey of Cottonwood, Arizona, passed into eternal life on April 21, 2015. She was born on March 3, 1929 on the farm in rural Lansing, Iowa.  


Thursday, April 30, 2015

Obituary: Valerie Wood-Meyers
Valerie Wood-Meyers of Cottonwood passed away on April 9, 2015. She was born on February 1, 1955 in Glendale, CA, to Fred Wood and JoAnn Bellin.
Thursday, April 30, 2015

Obituary: Donald D. Gheens
Donald D. Gheens of Camp Verde passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2015. He was 80 years old.


Thursday, April 30, 2015

Obituary: Iva Elizabeth 'Polly' Rowe
Iva Elizabeth "Polly" Rowe, 98, joined her Heavenly Father January 31, 2015.
Thursday, April 30, 2015

David Lee Harrelson 1951 - 2009
David Lee Harrelson, 58 passed away December 18, 2009 at home in Camp Verde.
Thursday, December 31, 2009

James Carl Brown 1928 - 2009
James “Carl” Brown, 81, left this world Dec. 24, 2009, surrounded by his loving family, in Flagstaff.
Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Kathleen Cecila Dostert 1955 - 2009
With great sadness, we announce the passing of Kathy Dostert on December 20, 2009.
Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Sybiline Coon 1929 - 2009
Sybiline Coon, 80, of Cottonwood died December 22.
Tuesday, December 29, 2009

George Allen Gollihare 1943 - 2009
George Allen Gollihare, 66, of Camp Verde died December 24.
Tuesday, December 29, 2009


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