Phoenix Obituaries

Phoenix Obituaries

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  • Sunday | via The Messenger 

    Duane Onnen

    Duane Onnen, of Phoenix, AZ, formerly of Callender, IA, passed away Thursday, Sept. 13th, at Ryan's House Hospice Center in Phoenix, AZ.

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  • Saturday Sep 15 | via Vail Daily News 

    Obituary: Colton Grover Erickson, Oct. 20, 1994, to ...

    Colton G. Erickson, of Boulder, beloved son of Stephen and Charlene Erickson, formerly of Vail and Wolcott, and currently of Phoenix, Arizona, and brother of Cal Erickson, passed on Thursday, Aug. 9, leaving a legacy of courage, intellectual curiosity, respect for the environment and devotion to his family and friends. Colton attended Eagle Elementary and Eagle Middle School until December 2006.

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  • Friday Sep 14 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition 

    Lee Stuart Jackson

    He was a member of First Baptist Church, a former electrician and a former employee of Pilgrims Pride.

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  • Friday Sep 14 | via The Daily Gazette 

    Gabriel M. 'Gabey' Vogel

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  • Friday Sep 14 | via Orange Leader 

    Jonathan Moss Powell

    Jonathan Moss Powell, 90, beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away peacefully in Phoenix, Arizona on Wednesday, September 12th, 2018. Graveside services will commence at 11:00 am, Thursday, September 20th, 2018 at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Orange, Texas with Reverend Barry Bradley officiating.

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  • Sunday Sep 9 | via Dayton Daily News 

    DECKER, James

    DECKER, James R. 56, of Springfield, passed away September 6, 2018 in Springfield Regional Medical Center. He was born July 5, 1962 in Springfield, the son of John E. and Janet L Decker.

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  • Wednesday Sep 5 | via The Fairfield Ledger 

    Franklin Agrippa Johnson

    Franklin Agrippa Johnson, 82, died Tuesday, August 28, 2018, Phoenix, AZ. Services pending.

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  • Monday Sep 3 | via Daily Reporter 

    Walter R. Giffin

    Walter R. Giffin, born in Knox County, Ohio on August 10, 1918, to John W. and Clara E. Giffin, died peacefully on August 28, 2018, at his residence in Indianapolis, IN. Having lived a rich, full life, he enjoyed celebrating his 100th birthday surrounded, as he often was, by friends and family.

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  • Sunday Sep 2 | via WDUN-AM Gainesville 

    Sen. John McCain lies in state at Arizona Capitol

    Cindy McCain pressed her face against the flag-draped casket of her husband, U.S. Sen. John McCain, on Wednesday and several of his children sobbed during the first of two services for the long-serving statesman and former prisoner of war before he is taken for the last time from the state he has represented since the 1980s. The service at the Arizona Capitol marked the first appearance of McCain's family members since the senator died Saturday of brain cancer.

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  • Saturday Sep 1 | via WTOP-FM Washington 

    Obama, Bush deliver moving tributes

    Memorial services for Arizona Sen. John McCain began Thursday in Phoenix, Arizona, and will conclude on Sunday in Annapolis, Maryland, where he will be buried at the U.S. Naval Academy Cemetery. Family, friends, colleagues and presidents have spoken about McCain's legacy and shared their personal experience with the senator, who died on Aug. 25 after a yearlong battle with cancer.

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  • Saturday Sep 1 | via The Messenger 

    Marie Van Roekel

    Marie Janssen Van Roekel died peacefully in Phoenix, Arizona, on August 19, 2018, with her family at her side. She was born to Henry and Frances Janssen on May 4, 1914, in a farmhouse in rural Iowa.

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  • Friday Aug 31 | via The Orlando Sentinel 

    John McCain: Why he was my hero

    Sen. John McCain was remembered by family, friends and former colleagues at memorial services held at the Arizona Capitol, the North Phoenix Baptist Church in Phoenix, and the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC on Aug. 29-31, 2018.

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  • Friday Aug 31 | via WTOP-FM Washington 

    PHOTOS: John McCain memorials

    U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz, is remembered for his service to the nation. McCain, 81, died after a battle with cancer.

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  • Thursday Aug 30 | via The Honolulu Advertiser 

    John McCain memorialized as hero, fighter and wiseacre

    PHOENIX>> Sen. John McCain was eulogized as a "true American hero" - and a terrible driver with a wicked sense of humor and love of a good fight - at a crowded church service for the maverick politician today that ended with the playing of Frank Sinatra's "My Way." In an emotional and sometimes amusing eulogy, former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden says he thought of the late U.S. Senator John McCain as a brother, adding "we had a hell of a lot of family fights."

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  • Thursday Aug 30 | via Voice of America 

    Biden: McCain's Character Was His 'Destiny'

    Former Vice President Joe Biden wipes a tear away while giving a tribute during memorial service at North Phoenix Baptist Church for Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., on Aug. 30, 2018, in Phoenix, Ariz. Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday described his old friend, the late Senator John McCain, as a man who lived by an ageless code of honor, courage and duty for his country.

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  • Thursday Aug 30 | via RollingStone 

    Joe Biden Pays Tribute to John McCain at Memorial

    "Above all we understood the same thing: All politics is personal. It's all about trust.

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  • Thursday Aug 30 | via Putnam County Sentinel 

    Joann Mae (Heckman) Brikemeyer Taylor

    Joann Mae Birkemeyer Taylor died August 20, 2018 at 12:53 p.m., at Friendship Hospice of the Valley, Tempe, Arizona surrounded by family. She was born October 19, 1934 in Glandorf, Ohio to Edward and Lenore Heckman , attended Glandorf Elementary and graduated Glandorf High School, 1952.

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  • Thursday Aug 30 | via NewsOn6 Tulsa 

    The Latest: Firefighters salute, mourners hold McCai...

    A hearse carrying Sen. John McCain's casket is driving in a motorcade along a Phoenix highway on its way to the memorial service for the longtime Republican senator and two-time presidential candidate. Michael Fellars stood on a roadway outside of North Phoenix Baptist Church on Thursday waiting to see the funeral procession.

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  • Thursday Aug 30 | via KAPP-TV Yakima 

    Bloomberg: Trump defends McCain response

    President Donald Trump on Thursday defended his response to the death of Sen. John McCain in an interview with Bloomberg News. Trump told Bloomberg, "No, I don't think I did at all," when asked if he missed a chance to unite the country and whether he had made a mistake.

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  • Saturday Aug 25 | via Watertown Daily Times 

    Rodney C. Abare

    Rod was a Watertown native born on February 7, 1931 to E. Roland and Cecile H. Lowe Abare. After his graduation from Watertown High School, Rod proudly enlisted in the US Army.

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