Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona on April 4, 1969 · Page 44
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Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona · Page 44

Phoenix, Arizona
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Friday, April 4, 1969
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Al (.. MM ft The Afteona Republic Phoeirtt, Frl., April 4, Obituaries Hardware executive Bruce R. Younker. 28 Tom Three Persons dead at 79 TUCSON — Services for Since Roger Younker, 28, who died Monday in St. Joseph'* Hospital here, were at 10 a.m. yesterday at firing's Broadway Chapel. Burial was in Eastlawn Cemetery. Mr. Younker, an architectural hardware consultant, was vice president of Dor- Ways, Inc. He lived in Phoenix for 17 years, attending Creighton and North High Schools and Phoenix College before moving to Tucson five years ago. He was a member of the Y's Men's Club, Architectural Hardware Consultants and Mother of Sorrows Parish. Surviving are his wife, Elizabeth; a son, Shan; and a daughter, Dana, all of Tucson, and his mother, Mrs. Peggy Havill; his father, Ralph S. Younker; and a brother, Scott Younker, all of Phoenix. Diane Baxter SCOTTSDALE — Services for Mrs. Diane Tautfest Baxter, 22, will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in Messinger Mortuary, 515 E. Indian School. Mrs. Baxter was killed in a mountain climbing accident Tuesday at Mill Valley, Calif. Born in Davenport, Iowa, she came to Scottsdale in 1961, attended Supi Elementary School, was graduated from Coronado High School and attended Arizona State University Nursing School two years. She moved to California one month ago. • Survivors include her husband, Dallas; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Tautfest; three brothers, John, Gary, Alan; and a sister, Claudia Tautfest, all of Scottsdale; and grandparents, the Rev. Elmer Johnson of Billings, Okla., and Mrs. May Tautfest of Kamiah, Idaho. Burial will be in East Resthaven Cemetery, Phoenix. Tony Glorioso Services for Tony Glorioso, 78, who died Wednesday in St. Joseph's Hospital, will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in Hansen Mortuary, 8314 N. Seventh St. Burial will be private in Deer Valley Cemetery. Mr. Glorioso, 1640 E. Helton Lane, moved here in 1950 from White Plains, N. Y., and owned Parker Trailer Court at 4209 N. 16th St., until retiring in 1961. Born in Italy, he came to New York when he was 16. Survivors include his wife, Delia; two stepdaughters, Mrs. Martha Hodges and Mrs. Wanda Brickey, both of Phoenix; two stepdaughters and two stepsons out of state. SAFFORD — Services for Tom Three Persons, 79, who died Wednesday night in Safford Inn Hospital, will be at 9 a.m. tomorrow in Caldwell's Chapel of the Valley. Burial, with Masonic services, will be at 3 p.m. -tomorrow in the Silver City, N.M., cemetery. Mr. Three Persons, a Cherokee Indian born in Bonita, Okla., had lived in Safford the past three years. A long time law officer in the Southwest, at one time he was world championship cowboy. He served as a U.S. customs service agent in El Paso and in Marfa, Tex., was a deputy sheriff in El Paso County and an El Paso city policeman. He was also employed by the U.S. Department of Internal Revenue. During prohibition days, an offer of $10,000 was reportedly made by Texas bootleggers to any person who would kill Mr. Three Persons. At one time, he captured $17,000 worth of liquor and 16 smugglers who were bringing the liquor into the United States across the Mexican border. During World War I, he served in a remount station as an intelligence scout for Gen. Pershing's punitive expedition and went into law enforcement after the war. He was active in the Elks and Masonic lodges and in veterans organizations. Mr. Three Persons was also employed as foreman of many Texas and New Mexico ranches, including the John T. M c E 1 r o y ranch 30 miles south of Odessa, Tex. He moved to Arizona when he retired in 1962. Surviving are his wife, Rose, Safford; two stepsons, Ben and Glenn Nichols, both of El Paso; two stepdaughters, Mrs. Lucille Ricketts, San Diego, and Mrs. Geneva Baron, El Paso; three grandchildren and one great-grandson. Friends may call at the mortuary after 5 p.m. today and before service time tomorrow. B. R. YOUNKER Lon L. Sarrels Services for Lon L. Sarrels, who died yesterday in Good Samaritan Hospital, will be at 9 a.m. tomorrow in A.L. Moore and Sons Mortuary, 333 W. Adams. Mr. Sarrels, 340 E. McDowell, a retired electrical engineer moved here a year ago from Canoga Park, Calif. He was born in Tucson. He was a member of the American Society of Professional Estimators, and the American Legion, A Navy veteran of World War I, he headed the war production board for the state of New Mexico during World War II. Survivors include his wife, Dolores; and a brother in Mexico City. Burial with military honors will be in Greenwood Cemetery. C. M. Garden C. M. Garden, 57, who was employed 25 years by Reynolds Metals, died Wednesday in Good Samaritan Hospital. Mr. Garden, 6722 N. 10th Ave., was a member of the First United Methodist Church. Born in Columbia, Tenn., he moved to Phoenix in 1946 from Louisville, Ky. Services will, be at 11 a.m. tomorrow in the church, 5510 N. Central. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today in Bethany Chapel, 710 W. Bethany Home. Burial place will be announced. Survivors include his wife, Mary; a son, James M. of Phoenix; a sister out of state; and one grandchild. The family suggests contributions to the C. M. Carden memorial fund at the church. Herbert Grass WICKENBURG - Funeral Mass for Herbert A. Grass, 64, who died Tuesday at his home here, will be at 9 a.m. Monday at St. Anthony's Catholic Church. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Monday in St. Francis Cemetery, Phoenix. Rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Sunday at the Wickenburg Funeral Home. Mr. Grass, a native of Zell, Mo., came to Arizona 29 years ago from Missouri. He lived in Prescott, Phoenix and Flagstaff before coming to Wickenburg \ l k years ago. He was a carpenter and builder. Surviving are his wife, Norine; two sons, Eldred, Phoenix, and Eugene, Flagstaff; two daughters, Mrs. Arlene O'Connell, Ft. Worth, Tex., and Mrs. Pauline Eversole, Deming, N.M.; five sisters; six brothers and 15 grandchildren. Ruth Kolkoski Rosary for Mrs. Ruth M Kolkoski, 59, who dice Wednesday in her home, 345 W. Maryland, will be recited at 3 p.m. tomorrow in Bethany Chapel, 710 W. Bethany Home. Funeral Mass will be siaid at 9:30 a.m. Monday in St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 4715 N. Central. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery. Mrs.. Kolkoski was a member of the Phoenix Art Museum and Heard Museum auxiliaries. Born in Muskegon, Mich., she moved to Phoenix in 1951 from Grand Rapids, Mich. Advertisement Latest Research Provides FALSE TEETH WITHOUT "FALSE FEELING" At last, a denture reliner that talce* the "false feeling" out of false teeth. 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Camelback Rood ' A - M - »« * P - M HOURS: MON, THRU SAT. Survivors include her husband, Chester M.: two sons, Robin J. of Scottsdale and Kraig A. of Laguna Beach, Calif.; two daughters, Mrs. Kitti Johnston III of Biloxi, Miss., and Mrs. Kateri Ewing of Phoenix; and 11 grandchildren. The family suggests contributions to the Maricopa County Heart Association, 1720 E. McDowell. Augustine Esquivel AVONDALE - Rosary for Augustine M. Esquivel, 57, who died yesterday in Phoenix Veterans Administration Hospital, will be recited at 8 p.m. Sunday in Mortensen- Kings Funeral Center, 1020 W. Washington, Phoenix. Funeral Mass will be said at 9 a.m. Monday in Immaculate Heart Catholic Church, 909 E. Washington, Phoenix. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery. Mr. Esquivel, 635 S. Central, was a Army veteran of World War II. Born in Mexico, he came to Arizona 49 yaars ago. Survivors include a sister, Mrs. Eduardo Salazar of Avondale; two nieces and two nephews. Joe Springer SUN CITY - Joe F. Springer, 74, a retired insurance executive and a member of the Blue Goose international insurance organization, died Wednesday in Mountain View Pioneer Hospital, Youngtown. Mr. Springer, 10847 Fairway Court East, had been 40 years with the New York Life Insurance Co. He was a veteran of World War I, a member of the American Legion and the Sun City Country Club. Born in Firth, Neb., he moved here eight years ago from Topeka, Kan. Services will be at 10 a.m. tomorrow in Sunland Chapel. Burial will be in Sunland Cemetery. Survivors include his wife, Clara; a son, Joe B. of Sunnyvale, Calif.; a daughter, Mrs. Susan Kotansky of Palo Alto, Calif; a brother and a sister out of state; and five grandchildren. George Mies SCOTTSDALE — Goerge Mies, 50, a maintenance welder the past 14 years for Allison Steel Co., Phoenix, died yesterday in St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. Mies, 7614 E. Catalina Drive, was a Marine veteran of World War II. He had established a steel products company in his native Toledo, Ohio, before moving to the Valley 14 years ago. Services will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in Green Acres Mortuary, 401 N. Hayden. Burial will be in Green Acres Cemetery. Survivors include his wife, Donna; three sons, Thomas and John of Scottsdale, George of Anchorage, Alaska; a daughter, Mrs. Rose Marie Ash of Scottsdale; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Mies of Toledo; two brothers and a sister out of state; and one granddaughter. Mary Cox Rites for Mrs. Mary P. Cox, 77, who organized St. Mary's Spiritualist Church at 910 W. Buchanan, will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow in Webber and Sons Mortuary, 1641 E. Jefferson. Mrs. Cox, a native of Elba, Ala., moved to Phoenix in 1927 from Samson, Ala., and lived at 910 W. Buchanan. She died Tuesday in a Phoenix hospital. Survivors include her mother, Mrs. Mattie Bell of Samson; five brothers, Bud Coleman, Hubert Wright, Gaston Coleman, Howard Coleman and Charlie Coleman; two sisters, Mrs. Annie Mae Thompson and Mrs. Lottie B. Tilles, all of Alabama. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. George Moga Services for George Moga, 86, who retired to Phoenix in 1945 after 15 years with the Otis Steel Co. in Cleveland, will be at 1 p.m. today in St. George's Orthodox Church, 4502 E. Indian School. Mr. Moga, 1309 N. 27th Ave., died Tuesday in Good Samaritan Hospital. He was a member of the Raza Soarelui Arizona Romanian Lodge. He was born in Romania. 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