Sunday, July 15, 2018

LA DONNA (WILLIAMS) WALKER, went to be with the Lord on July 5, 2018. La Donna was born in Leachville, Arkansas on August 13, 1947 to Wanda (Swink) and Joe Williams. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend. La Donna lived most of her life in Orange County, California. She work…

Joyce Holly Golightly, 92 of Flagstaff died July 4, 2018 with a very long battle with Alzheimer’s. Joyce was born in Tampa, Florida. As an infant, she came and lived her entire life in Arizona. As a young girl she learned many skills in accounting and has worked in various companies througho…

CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR COLE THOMAS WADDELL

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Amanda Montoya Calvillo, 34, of Flagstaff, went to be with her Lord and Savior on July 9, 2018. Amanda was born to Jacqueline Montoya and Blas Mesa on May 30, 1984. Amanda is survived by her husband Jose Rodrigo Calvillo Ruiz and 3 children, Olivia, Moises and Janessa. Grandparents Benny and…

Friday, July 13, 2018

William Carl (Bill) Bruchman (1949- 2018) was a man of determination and accomplishment. Born in Winslow, Arizona, his family was synonymous with Bruchman’s Trading Post.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Jacob "Jake" Michael Wilson was born on November 12, 1979, in Flagstaff, Arizona, and entered into rest on July 4, 2018.  Jake enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and riding his dirt bike.  He was well-known as an excellent chef, for being a hard worker, devoted father, and a loving part…

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
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I'm grateful to readers for their overwhelming response the last two days. Thousands of words have been written to this point that speak to Randy's integrity, character, knowledge and professionalism. In my decade at the Daily Sun, I've seen all of those traits firsthand. But the memory that…

Joseph Glen Simo He was a loving husband of 50 years to Elaine, father to Kristen, Malynda, Alyssa and JP and grandfather to Joey, Jordyn, Roman, Alexya. He will be forever remembered for his passion for the outdoors and fishing in Alaska. Memorial tributes are suggested to the NAU Foundatio…

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Sunday, July 08, 2018

Margaret “Margie” Jean Carl, longtime Flagstaff resident, died on June 26, 2018 in Camp Verde, Arizona.

Penelope Pursell, better known as Penny, died of natural causes on July 1, 2018.  Penny was born December 18, 1928.  She was well known to the Flagstaff music community as a music teacher in the Flagstaff Unified School District, a private music teacher, and music leader and pianist for seve…

Norma Compton, 80, of Flagstaff, passed away on July 3, 2018 with family by her side. She was a dedicated food service worker for Sodexo at N.A.U. Norma was a compassionate person who cared about her family and friends. She didn't believe in good-byes, so she always said "later" to her loved…

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

James Burns 89 years,of Prescott, Arizona, born November 20, 1928 in Yuma, Arizona, passed away on June 25, 2018 in Prescott, Arizona. A Celebration of Life to be announced for mid August. Arrangements entrusted to Hampton Funeral Home, Prescott, Arizona.

Sunday, July 01, 2018

Gary Hancock passed away in the loving arms of his children on June 17, 2018 and is in restful peace with his dog Cloé. He is survived by his children and their spouses John and Jamie Hancock, and Grace and Brad Sorenson. He is also blessed with a precious grandson, Boaz Thomas Hancock. Priv…

Ryan C. Brunswick was born in Flagstaff, AZ on 2/3/1997. He was a people person, and from the time he could talk, could carry on a conversation with anyone. During his teens he loved mountain-biking and found elusive peace in the outdoors. Ryan fought a long and courageous battle with Bipola…

Friday, June 29, 2018

Vera Haley passed away June, 21, 2018 in Flagstaff, AZ.  She was born on April 23, 1921, in Stamford, TX, to Charlie A. Morris and Luberdie Williams. Mother Haley accepted Christ at an early age, and united with Weeping Mary Baptist Church, in Anson, Texas. 

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Anne Marie Nelson passed away unexpectedly on June 20th, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born January 16th, 1979 in Flagstaff, Arizona. She is survived by her husband Charles Thomas II, her children Trinity and Taeshawn, her parents Nannette (Monti) Walker and Danny Stafford, her four sist…

William Jefferson Siler, 68, of Flagstaff, passed away June 19, 2018.  Billy was born September 20, 1949 in Cottonwood, Arizona to George and Rosalie Siler.  He graduated from Flagstaff High School, worked for the Forest Service, then joined the US Navy, after which he came home to attend NA…

Jeremy Holsomback passed away June 18, 2018 at the age of 46. He was born December 22, 1971 in Flagstaff. He attended school on the east side at Weitzel, East Flag Junior High, and Coconino High School. He is preceded in death by his parents Charles and Lois and survived by his brothers Joel…

Cheryl Keim Jackson, of Lake Montezuma and formerly Tuba City, Arizona, passed away on May 31, 2018 in Phoenix. She was 69 years old.

Cole Thomas Waddell, 37 (born September 14, 1980), found his way home to God on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.  He fought a long and grueling battle with chronic pain with grace and unprecedented strength.  His characteristic smile lit the darkest times, his bearish hugs gave comfort and hope, an…

Thomas Murray Brawley, of Bangkok, Thailand, formerly of Flagstaff, Arizona, died on June 13, 2018, after a battle with lung cancer.  He survived the ravages of Agent Orange.  He was 76 years old.

Robert “Bob” Dalegowski, artist, husband, canyoneer, father, and friend died on June 17th, 2018 at 70 years of age from acute myeloid leukemia.

Barbara Diane (Conley) Olson passed away June 12, 2018 with the dogs at her side as she wanted. Barbara was born and raised in Flagstaff, Arizona. She attended Flagstaff High School and later in her life earned her Associates degree from Yavapai Community College. While in college, she devel…

Robert Charles Wells was born November 24, 1957 in Williams Arizona to Donald and Amparo (Ann) Wells.  Robert passed away after a short battle with cancer on June 16, 2018. He fought a strong brave battle and was resilient to the end. He was surrounded by his loving family at his passing. He…

Pearl Bigler Owens, passed away June 16, 2018 at the age of 85. She was born May 30, 1933 in Snowflake, Arizona to Kenneth William Bigler and LaRue Stratton Bigler. They lived in Snowflake before moving to Iowa and Missouri as a young girl, later returning to Arizona where they called home. …

Hillary Ann Goitia passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018 at the age of 43. She was born June 28, 1974 to Bobby and Debbie Goitia. She grew up in Flagstaff and was a member of the first graduating class of Sinagua High School in 1992. She went on to attend the University of Arizona where she comp…

Dana Vincil passed away peacefully in her home on May 27, 2018. She was born October 9, 1927, in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She went to Lindenwood College and Purdue University, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in general science, and married Theodore Dow Cole in 1951.

Kevin R. Wood age 55 passed away unexpectedly on 5-31-2018.

Minae Waddell Wilkins passed away June 8 in her Flagstaff home, surrounded by loving family.

Janet Claire (Howard) Pratte passed away on June 2, 2018, in the care of her loving family in Flagstaff, AZ. Janet was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, on September 4, 1933. Janet met her husband Richard Pratte while he was attending American International College. Janet and Richard made …

Jesse Rayford Henson, 45, Manhattan, KS passed away Monday, June 4, 2018 in Kansas City, KS.

Amanda Dawn Smith, age 45, entered the waiting arms of her savior Jesus. Amanda passed away on May 31, 2018 at her home in Flagstaff, Arizona after a 22 year battle with cancer. Amanda “Mandy” was born in Flagstaff in 1973, she married her husband, Jay, in 1994 and they moved to Tennessee in…

Trinidad Logan, 65, of Flagstaff passed away June 6th with his family by his side. Trinidad was born March 16, 1953 in Springerville, Arizona to Jose and Jesusita Logan. Growing up he was an athlete and was involved in sports whether playing or refereeing. Music was his passion, he played in…

Douglas J. Thomey age 73, passed away with his wife by his side. He attended school in Phoenix; St. Thomas grade school, Brophy H.S., & A.S.U. College. Survived by his wife Carol Thomey, one daughter Lisa Gilleland, two step-sons, Todd Aanenson & Mike Aanenson & 3 step-grandsons,…