Tucson Obituaries

Tucson Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via KOLD-TV Tucson 

    Hundreds expected to ride for southern Arizona teen

    SAHUARITA, AZ - Hundreds of people are expected to ride their motorcycles Friday night in memory of a teenager who died in a crash in Green Valley last week. Tyler Woelfersheim, 18, loved his green Kawasaki Ninja, according to friends and family.


  • Thursday | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Louise R. Hubacheck, 90

    Louise R. Hubacheck, aged 90, of Tucson, AZ, formerly longtime resident of Middleboro, died on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. She was the wife of the late George J. Hubacheck.


  • Wednesday May 25 | via Daily Journal/Sunday Journal 

    James 'Hollis' Edwards

    James H. "Hollis" Edwards, 81, of Kempton, passed away at 5:12 p.m. Sunday at his home. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. Saturday until the 3 p.m. funeral services at Kempton United Methodist Church in Kempton, with the Rev.


  • Tuesday May 24 | via Almanac 

    Obituary: Frederic 'Tic' Webster of Menlo Park, civi...

    Frederic A. "Tic" Webster, noted for his work in rehabilitating California's historic adobe missions, died Oct. 11, 2015 at his home in Menlo Park surrounded by family. He was 70. Mr. Webster grew up in Tucson, Arizona.


  • Monday May 23 | via The Greenwich Daily Voice 

    Frank Stephen Bozza, 74, Greenwich Resident

    Born in Greenwich, he graduated from Greenwich High School in 1959, and lettered in four varsity sports - football, swimming, hockey and baseball. He went on to graduate from Villanova University and then to work for more than 20 years at Neptune World Wide Moving before starting his own business, K & K Moving Services of Greenwich.


  • Tuesday May 17 | via The Messenger 

    Charlotte E. Leiss

    Funeral services will be held on Monday, May 23, 2016, at10:00 a.m. in the Chapel of the Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home and 10:30 at Sacred Heart Church with Rev. Joe Dillinger officiating the Mass of Christian Burial.


  • Thursday May 12 | via The Medina Gazette 

    Olga Lesnick

    Olga Lesnick, , 93, of Brunswick and Tucson, Arizona, passed away Thursday, May 5, 2016. She was the beloved wife of Nicholas; loving mother of Tamara of Brunswick; dear aunt of nieces and nephews in Pennsylvania, Florida and California; preceded in death by her parents, Kiprian and Pearl; sisters, Mary and Ann and brothers, John and William.


  • Tuesday May 10 | via Star Valley Independent 

    Independent Obituaries: May 4, 2016

    Virginia Leigh Ellis Gardner , age 79, died April 27, 2016 in the Star Valley Care Center. Virginia was born Oct. 4, 1936 in Tucson, Ariz., to her parents R.J. "Brock" Ellis and Dorothy Sarrels Ellis.


  • Monday May 9 | via The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas 

    Edward L. Polly

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Hazel; sisters, Mae and Helen Ruth; son, James and grandson, Brent.


  • Saturday May 7 | via The Arizona Republic 

    Sandra Day O'Connor's sister killed in car crash

    Sandra Day O'Connor's sister killed in Tucson car crash Ann Day, 77, was a former Arizona state senator and Pima County supervisor. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1T4xYP4 TUCSON - The sister of former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor has died in a car crash in Tucson.


  • Saturday May 7 | via Wise County Messenger Online 

    Melissa Sue Pruett

    Melissa Sue Pruett Melissa Sue Pruett, 55, of Decatur, died Sunday, April 24, 2016, in Decatur.Memorial service was April 26 at the First Baptist Church of Slidell with the Rev.


  • Thursday May 5 | via Tucson Weekly 

    Tucson Salvage

    Pepper lifts her girlish red dress and with an arthritic finger traces deeply etched lines on her milk-white thighs. Ruddy scars forming indecipherable words might as well read "helter skelter."


  • Wednesday May 4 | via The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas 

    Matilda Anne 'Tillie' McFadden

    Matilda Anne "Tillie" McFadden, 89, of Hutchinson, died May 3, 2016, at Hospice House.


  • Tuesday May 3 | via Trading Post 

    Patrick F. Curran

    Patrick F. Curran, 80, of Tucson, Ariz. and formerly of Medina, passed away March 16, 2016.


  • Tuesday May 3 | via The Daily Record 

    Donald Hoosier, 71, San Jose, Calif.

    Don was born in Ohio and went to first and second grades in Sterling, moving to Tucson, Ariz. where he was raised.


  • Saturday Apr 30 | via The Daily Record 

    Joy Murdock, 54, Wooster

    Surviving are a daughter, Jessica McBride of Hayward, Calif., and a son, Stephen Tkalec of Akron; grandchildren, Oni and Osiris Tkalec and Jude McBride; her best friends, Michelle Edgell, George Schultz and Fred Thomas; her mother, Patricia Young of Bellville; siblings, Patzi Howells of Tucson, Ariz., Kelly Luster of Columbus, Julie Murdock of Orrville and Tony Murdock of Ashland.


  • Friday Apr 29 | via WENN Blog 

    Purple Rain Cinematographer Dies At 81

    Donald E. Thorin, cinematographer on Purple Rain, has died at the age of 81. The veteran filmmaker passed away at his home in Tucson, Arizona on 9 February, his son Donald E. Thorin Jr. tells The Hollywood Reporter. Thorin Jr., also a cinematographer, tells the publication his father "loved" working on late singer Prince's beloved film, adding, "He really melded with Prince on the film."


  • Apr 25, 2016 | via The Las Vegas Sun 

    Charles Thompson, attorney who represented UNLV's Ta...

    Former Las Vegas attorney and teacher Charles "Chuck" Thompson died Saturday morning at his home in Tucson, Ariz. He was 80. Thompson was perhaps best known for representing UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian in a years-long lawsuit against the NCAA.


  • Apr 25, 2016 | via The Item 

    Longtime resident George Nuttycombe dies at 72

    Born in Morenci, Ariz., and raised in Chloride and Tucson, Ariz., he resided in New York City prior to settling in Ridgewood 32 years ago. He earned a bachelor's degree at the University of Arizona and was a veteran of the United States Army; he served his country during the Vietnam War.