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In Passing

William Oscar “Bill” Arnold William Oscar “Bill” Arnold, age 80 of Goodyear, AZ, passed away October 23, 2018 after a long hard-fought battle with cancer. Bill was born in Buckeye, AZ on March 24, 1938 to Odis Lee and Lillie Mae Arnold, the ninth of twelve children. He served in the US Air Force and…

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Dean Watts Dean G. Watts passed away from complications of Alzheimer’s Disease on October 4, 2018 at the age of 80 years, with his wife and bonus daughters at his side. Dean was a kind hearted, fun loving, generous man who lived life to its fullest. During his career, he was president of REDCO, the…

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Casimir Thomas Koziara Jr Casimir Thomas Koziara Jr passed away at age 76 on September 12, 2018. He was born in Detroit, Michigan on April 12, 1942 and attended Ferris State University before working at Ford Motor Company for many years in the lab. Throughout the years, he maintained a close friendship with his childhood…

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Kenneth Duane Sloat Kenneth Duane Sloat, 82, of Goodyear, Arizona, formerly of La Grange and Sterling, Illinois, joined his heavenly Father on July 1, 2018. Beloved husband of Joan (Speaker) Sloat for 60 years; loving father of Christine (Mark) Weaver; Douglas (Tina) Sloat; Margo (Peter) Mahoney; brother of Lynn (Paul) Smith; Diane (Alvin) Rude; devoted…

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Grover Eugene Lumbard Grover Eugene Lumbard, age 89 of Goodyear, AZ, devoted father, grandfather (Grandpa Grove), uncle, Groovy Grove to his many friends, and most beloved husband died June 7, 2018. He was born September 7, 1928 in Dawson, NM to Charles and Pearl Thornbury Lumbard. Grover lived in the Seattle area from 1940-2004. He…

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Jack E. Fix Jack E. Fix of Goodyear, AZ passed away peacefully on May 7, 2018 at the age of 89. Jack was born in Oklahoma on February 10, 1929. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Paula, and four children, Bob (LeLana) Fix, Arizona City, AZ; Kathy Nace, Jacksonville, FL; Steve Fix,…

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Genevieve (Jean) Kling Genevieve (Jean) M. Kling, 96 of Goodyear, AZ passed away on January 12, 2018. She was born on August 16, 1921 in Egg Harbor, NJ. Jean worked as an executive secretary for the Ventnor Boat Works in NJ prior to her marriage and later on for NJ Transit after raising her family.…

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Ronald Carl Altman Ronald Carl Altman passed away on December 13, 2017. Ron and Janet moved to PebbleCreek in September of 1998. Ron was a bartender at Eagles Nest Bar for 12 years. He played golf with his wonderful sandbagger group. Ron was a golden glover for the Arizona Diamondbacks and president of the PebbleCreek…

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Doris Middleton Ferguson Doris Middleton Ferguson (nee Lohmiller) died at home on October 31, 2017 in Goodyear, Arizona. Active in every community she lived, Doris often assumed a leadership role. In Ocean City, New Jersey she was an elected Republican Committee Woman for many years and served as president of both the Colony and Married…

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Jacynth (Jas) Davidson Davidson, Jacynth (Jas) George, 77, died September 3, 2017. Jas was born on February 8, 1940 in London, England during World War II; Jas was raised in Melbourne, Australia and attended St. Columba’s College before moving and raising her children in Canada. In 1983 the family settled in Phoenix, Arizona where tennis…