Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona on November 4, 1969 · Page 46
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Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona · Page 46

Phoenix, Arizona
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Tuesday, November 4, 1969
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HUPUBLIC fviA!L Kb }'•:•'• -Lit BULLDOG N-s. Jimmy Dry Jimmy Dry, .•- ......... ' '. • ' ' • tf -— '• ' •"•'•/ S' ^ student Obituaries around the state More obtttiaries on Page 33 Martin Mohrdleck III M. Molirdieek was a student at Glendale CC Rites for Martin Mohrdieck III, a student at Glendale Community College, will be at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow in A. L. Moore and Sons Mortuary, 33 W. Adams. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Martin, 18, who was born in Phoenix, was kiled in an auto., accident Saturday at Hayden. He lived at 4722 N. 31st Ave. Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Mrs, Helen Ruth and W. J. McClelland; and grandmother, Mrs. Nell Mohrdieck, all of Phoenix. Services for Jimmy Dry, 15, a freshman at Carl Hayden High?School, will be at 2 p.m. today in A. L. Moore and Sons Mortuary, 333 W. Adams. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Jimmy, son of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Dry, 1230 S. 30th Ave., died Friday in a Phoenix hospital. He was born in Phoenix. Suryiyqrs besides the parents, include; two sisters, Sherry > and Debra Dry,- both of Phoenix; andi a grandmother, Mrs. Sara L. :Daniel of Cashion. Catherine Brown SUN CITY - Rites for Mrs. Catherine , M. Brown, 67, who died, Saturday in Mt. View Pioneer Hospital, will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow in the First Baptist Church at Youngtown. Mrs. Brown, 10715 Connecticut Ave., had been assistant postmaster six years at Hanover, N.M., before moving here in 1962. She was born in Ladd, 111. Survivors include her husband, Harry; a son, David of Bayard, N.M.; two daughters, Mrs. Barbara Roberts of Elyria, Ohio, and Mrs. Betty Birkholz of Fairfax, Va.; a sister out of state; and seven grandchildren. Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. today in Lundberg's Golden Door Chapel, 11211 Michigan Ave., Youngtown. Burial will be in Siinland Cemetery. Clara KimJer Mrs, C%a Kimler, 70, a member of the i Shepherd of the Hills Congregational Church, died yesterday in Good Samaritan Hospital. Mrs, Kimler, 4710 E. Calle Tuberia, was born in Ravenna, Ohio, and came to Phoenix in 1957 from Ames, Iowa. Sh'e was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution chapter in Tempe. Services will be at 1 p.m. tomorrow^ in Green Acres Mor-. tyary, $>J'N. Hayden, Scottsdale, pyriaj wjll be<in (Jreen Acres Cemetery. Surviyors Include two sons, Courtney W, of Phqenix and James, Y. of Gugro; a daugh* ter, Mrs. NJta Ann Owenby of Tucson; a sister of New Jer« ?ey; and eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A. G. LaMotte A. G. "Ace" LaMotte, 69, former president of the Arizona Neon Advertising Co. and sales manager for the Myers-Leiber Sign Co., died Saturday in St. Joseph's Hospital of a heart ailment. Mr. LaMotte, 6605 N. 14th St., was president of the Arizona Sign Association for 10 years, chairman of the legislative committee for the Arizona sign industry; served three years on the Madison Citizens Committee, eight years on the Madison School Board, two years on the board of the Valley of the Sun School and three years on the board of the Phoenix Day Nursery. Before he came to Phoenix 23 years ago, he was a director in the Office of Price Administration in San Francisco. Born in Columbia, S.C., he was a Navy veteran of World War I and a member of the American.Legion. Survivors include his wife, Vern; and three brothers out of state. Services will be at 10 a.m. tomorrow in A. L. Moore and Sons Mortuary, 333 W. Adams. Cremation will follow. The family prefers contributions to the Day Nursery. Bertha MeCanna MESA — Services for Mrs. Bertha Alvina McCanna, 67, who died yesterday in Southside Hospital here, will be at 4 p.m. today in Gibbons Mor- < tuary, 33 N. Sirrine. Additional services and burial will be in Littleton, Colo. Mrs. McCanna, 8115 E. Apache, and her husband owned and operated the Desert Sage Shoe Repair Shop. Born in South Dakota, she moved to Mesa 14 years ago from Denver and was a member of the Veterans of For- dgn Wars Auxiliary and a Baptist church, both in Tempe. Survivors include her husband, Hugh E.; two sons, Earl Ridinger Jr. of Quesnel, B.C., and Ray Ridinger of North Hamilton, Mass.; six daughters, Mrs.-Frederic Roe of Las Vegas, Mrs. Victor Branyai of Littleton, Mrs. Artie Gray of Lakewood 1 , Colo., Mrs. Paul Casse] of Los Angeles, Mrs. Gene Braganza of Wheat Ridge, Colo., and Mrs. Carl Bates of Denver; and two brothers out of state. Charles Brannock Charles S. Brannock, 78, who had been a plumber 40 years for L. W. Greer Plumbing and Heating Co. here, died Sunday in his home, 1225 E. Monte Vista, of a heart ailment.. Mr. Brannock was born in Virginia and came to Phoenix in 1909. He was a member of Moose Lodge 708 and Plumbers Local 469 here since 1934. Services will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow in Green Acres Mortuary, 401 N. Hayden, Scottsdale. A Moose funeral committee will officiate. Burial will be in Green Acres Cemetery. Survivors include his wife, Mary; a son, James of Goleta, Calif.; a daughter, Mrs. Barbara Linhart of Los Angeles; two sisters of Michigan; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Harry Kreda Services for Harry Kreda, 79, a World War I Army veteran and life member of the Disabled American Veterans, will be at 11 a.m. today in Grimshaw's Bethany Chapel, 710 W. Bethany Home. Burial will be in Beth Hebrew Cemetery. Mr. Kreda, : 3634 N. Fifth Ave., died Sunday in Phoenix Veterans Administration Hospital. Born in Poland, he came to Phoenix in 1958 from Denver, where he had owned a grocery store. He was a member of Beth Hebrew Congregation. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Miriam Hoffman of Phoenix; and a granddaughter. Frank Romero SUPERIOR ~ Services for Frank D. Romero, 55, who died Sunday at his home here, will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow in the McLellan Funeral Home. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. Mr. Romero, a retired miner, was born and raised in Bisbee. He had lived here 24 years. Survivors include his wife, Florence; three sons, Frank, Rpbert and Michael; four daughters, Rochelle, Linda, Irene and Elida; and four sisters, Mrs. Margaret Kosminsky, Mrs. Mickey Lopez, Mrs. Howard Burton and Mrs, Con" cha Lemon, all of Bisbee. Myrlan G. Brown, newspaper publisher ST. JOHNS -- Myrlan G. Brown, 58, publisher of the Apache County Independent News here for many years, died Oct. 22 in a St. George, Utah, hospital. At the time of his death, he lived ift Hurricane, Utah, and was publisher of papers in both St. George and Hurricane. Mr. Brown founded the White Mountain Eagle in Show Low and the White Mountain Roundup in Springerville. He published the Arizona Digest in Phoenix for several years before purchas- ing the Utah papers. He served in the Navy during World War II and was a former clerk of the Apache County Superior Court. Survivors include three sons, Andrew, St. George; Gregory, Durham, N. C.; and Leslie, who is on a mission in Argentina for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; two brothers, Errol arid Ben, both of St. George; two sisters, Mrs. Gordon Cowley, St. Johns, and Mrs. Kenneth DeWitt, Holbrook; another sister out of state and two grandchildren. John Heklar Rosary for John Anthony Heklar, 65, who died Sunday in St. Joseph's Hospital, will be at 7:30 p.m. today in Northwest Mortuary, 4033 N. 19th Ave. Funeral Mass will be sung at 9 a.m. tomorrow in St. Gregory Catholic Church, 3426 N. 18th Ave. Entombment will be in Holy Cross Mausoleum, Tolleson. Mr. Heklar, 4225 N. 34th Ave., had been chief teletype operator for Bethlehem Steel Corp. in Pennsylvania many years before moving to Phoenix 14 years ago from Hellertown, Pa. In recent years he was employed at Park Central North Medical building. He was born in Bethlehem. Survivors include his wife, Theresa; a daughter, Mrs. Dorothy McDonald of Phoenix; and a brother and three sisters, .all of Pennsylvania. Julia Suniga Rosary for Mrs. Julia Gonzales Suniga, 82, who died Sunday in a Phoenix hospital, will be at 8 p.m. today in Mortensen-Kings Funeral Center, 1020 W. Washington. Funeral Mass will be at 9 a.m. tomorrow in St. Anthony Catholic Church 909 S. First Ave. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery. Mrs. Suniga, 1610 W. Grant, was born in Mexico and came to Arizona 69 years ago and to Phoenix from Bisbee 50 years ago. Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Julia Flores of Los Angeles, Mrs. Braulia Dominguez of Guadalupe, Mrs. Anita Orosco and Clorina Suniga, both of Phoenix; a son, Pablo of Phoenix; 37 grandchildren, 58 great- grandchildren and 2 great- great-grandchildren. Homer Vaughan HAYDEN — Services for Homer Lea Vaughan, 69, who died yesterday in Kennecott Hospital at Kearny, will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in the Methodist Church. Burial will be in Mountain View Cemetery. Mr. Vaughan, a retired accountant, had been employed by Kennecott Copper Corp. He was a native of Midland, Tex., and had lived here 45 years. He was a member of the Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Artie; two sons, Richard, Yuma, and Keith, Mesa; a daughter, Mrs. Connie Schwark, Yuma; and eight grandchildren. Griffith Mortuary, Winkelman, handled arrangements. Roberta Hall Services for Roberta Lee "Bobbi" Hall, 18, a student at Glendale Community College, who was fatally injured in a Yuma auto accident and died there yesterday in Parkview Baptist Hospial, will be at 3 p.m. tomorrow in Grimshaw's Bethany Chapel, 710 W. Bethany Home Road. Miss Hall, 4426 N. 47th Ave., was a waitress and cashier for the Beef House at Hayden West Plaza. She had been a social worker for LEAP and Golden Gate Settlement, a YMCA counselor, a past Junior Achievement company president and had won scholarships in Junior Achievement. She was born in Akron, Ohio, brought to Phoenix in 1953, attended Light and Life Elementary School and was graduated from Alhambra High School in 1969. Survivors include her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Hall; a sister, Mrs. Janet Reeder, all of Phoenix; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. John Hall of South Charleston, W. Va. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Edward Piarra PRESCOTT — Rosary for Edward Ray "Bo" Parra, 16, who accidentally shot himself Saturday afternoon while deer hunting at Tailholt Mountain on the Spider Ranch approximately 30 miles west of Prescott, will be at 8 p.m. tomorrow in Sacred Heart Church. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in the church. Burial will be in Mountain View Cemetery. A native of Prescott, he had lived in this area all his life. He was a junior at Prescott High School where he was active in student affairs and was treasurer of the loca! chapter of Future Farmers ol America. Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Manuel U. Parra; three sisters, Mrs Theresa Stazenski and Mrs Frances Petty, both of Pres cott, and Mrs. Esther Brown Flagstaff; and three grandparents. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. tomorrow at Ruffner Funeral Home. IRREGULARO DUE TO LACK OF FOOD • BULK IN YOUR DIET BRAN YOUR HOME COMES FIRST! 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Printed in a handy 8x 10 inch size, it not only provides you with an appointment calendar but is full of work and time-saving hints. For your copy of the Hints from Heloise 1970 Diary Appointment Calendar, fill out and mail the coupon below. Cost, by mail is $1.25. Cost at the desk is $1.00. 1970 Heloise Calendar The Arizona Republic P.O. Box 2406 Phoenix, Arizona 8500Z Please send me copies of Heloise 1970 Appointment Calendar. at $1.25 per copy. I am enclosing a D check D money order. Name. Address. City Send check or money order only. Make checks payable to The Arizona Republic* The Arizona REPUBLIC

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