Obituaries

Shellie M. Hills

Shellie M. Hills

October 7, 1961 — July 26, 2015
Service: July 30, 2015

Shellie M. Hills, 53, of Coolidge, passed away on July 26, 2015 at home in Coolidge, AZ. She was born October 7, 1961 in Ames, Iowa. She was a graduate of Coconino High School in Flagstaff. She attended NAU before moving to Coolidge where she completed her Associate of Arts degree at Central Arizona College. She was employed by Pinal County for 27 years and served as a supervisor in the Public Fiduciary office. She enjoyed being with family...

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Albert W. Becker

Albert W. Becker

October 25, 1941 — July 25, 2015
Service: July 31, 2015

Albert W. Becker, 73, passed away on July 25, 2015 in Phoenix AZ. Al was born in Washington DC. He married the love of his life, Frances Postage, in 1964 and moved to Sharpsville, PA. They lived in PA until 1997 when they moved to Phoenix, AZ to be closer to their children. Al is survived by his wife Frances, brother Larry of Staunton, Va., son Patrick and daughter-in-law Monica, grandson Tyler, son Paul and daughter-in-law Kim, granddaughter...

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Leonard "Len" Ray Frasier

Leonard "Len" Ray Frasier

June 30, 1944 — July 24, 2015
Service: July 31, 2015

Leonard "Len" Ray Frasier was born on June 30, 1944 in Vancouver, WA. He joined loved ones in Heaven on July 24, 2015 while surrounded by his family in Phoenix, AZ. Len fought a long courageous battle with cancer with immense bravery and positivity. He was predeceased in death by his parents; Willis and Frieda Frasier of Yakima, WA. He is survived by his spouse Trudy Frasier whom he married on December 20, 1974 in Biloxi, MS. He is also...

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Mary Elma Urrea

Mary Elma Urrea

— July 23, 2015
Service: July 30, 2015

Mary Elma Urrea, 80, passed away peacefully in her home July 23 2015. She was surrounded by her loving family during her last days. Mary had a variety of interests including horses, traveling, golf, and spending time with her children, grandchildren, and the many friends she made over the years. Mary was known for helping not only her own children, but influencing the lives of many others over the years. Mary is survived by her brothers, Fred...

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Anna M. Poling

Anna M. Poling

March 19, 1914 — July 22, 2015
Service: July 28, 2015

Anna M. Poling, of Peoria, AZ, formerly of Toledo, OH passed away peacefully on July 22, 2015 at the age of 101. Anna's greatest joy was spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoyed activities at the nursing home and her favorite was playing Bingo. She was born on March 19, 1914 to Harry and Sarah (Schwartz) Remer in Toledo, OH. Anna is survived by her son, Tim (Iris) Poling of Peoria , AZ, sister in law Janey Remer , 5...

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Helen Louise Dobash

Helen Louise Dobash

December 25, 1926 — July 19, 2015
Service: July 25, 2015

Helen Louise Dobash, 88 of Glendale, Arizona passed peacefully at her home on Sunday, July 19 with her family at her bedside. She was born December 25, 1926 in Otter Creek, Florida. Helen was proceeded in death by her husband, Paul of 62 years. She was a beautiful seamstress, and had a knack for some decorating. She loved camping with family and enjoyed outdoor activities. Her greatest joy and accomplishments were her six children, she always...

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Gerald E. Sutliff

Gerald E. Sutliff

May 11, 1940 — July 19, 2015
Service: July 30, 2015

Gerald E. Sutliff, 75, of Glendale passed away July 19, 2015. Gerald served in the United States Army for 20 years in the military intelligence branch. He was a member of the DAV and VFW. After retiring from the Army he worked in the civilian firefighter support services with the Air Force. He was a communicant of the Church of St. Thomas More. Gerald is survived by his wife Vincenza; son, Patrick; daughter, Barbara Glab; 7 grandchildren,...

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Jerry Ray Emerson

Jerry Ray Emerson

June 30, 1952 — July 18, 2015
Service: July 24, 2015

Jerry Ray Emerson passed away peacefully on July 18th 2015 surrounded by family and friends. He leaves behind many broken hearts and many happy memories that we'll hold onto when we're at our saddest moments. He was born in June 1952 in Homer, Louisiana, where he attended high school and then joined the U.S. Air Force in 1970, working in Security Forces in Vietnam and as a Diet Therapist in the hospital at a variety of stateside bases. After...

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Mary Lynn Matilsky-Porcaro

Mary Lynn Matilsky-Porcaro

October 31, 1939 — July 18, 2015
Service: July 25, 2015

Mary Lynn was granted her angel wings on Saturday, July 18, 2015, in Phoenix, Arizona. She was surrounded by family and friends during her passing. Mary Lynn's memorial service will be at Heritage Funeral Chapel in Peoria on Saturday, July 25, 2015, at 10:00 am and she will be laid to rest at Holy Redeemer Cemetery in Cave Creek, Arizona. Native Arizonian, Mary Lynn was born on October 31, 1939. For many years she worked for Cigna Health Plan...

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JoAn Ruth Ramsay

JoAn Ruth Ramsay

December 27, 1924 — July 18, 2015
Service: September 12, 2015

JoAn Ruth Monroe Ramsay, born in Knoxville, Iowa on December 27, 1924, passed away peacefully on July 18, 2015 in her apartment at Highgate Senior Living in Prescott, Arizona. She was 90 years old. Her husband George William "Bill" Ramsay preceded her in death in 2002. She is survived by her daughter Janet Ann Ramsay Burt of Phoenix, Arizona, her son James William Ramsay of Lyons, Colorado, her granddaughter Celeste Annapurna Ramsay of Portland,...

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