BEEMAN, Clarence H., 83, of Coolidge, died August 9, 1996, at the Central AZ. Med. Center in Florence. He is survived by his wife, Ruth of Coolidge; children, Robert (Ruby) of Morrisville, VT, Roland (Barbara) of Casa Grande, Patricia (Beeman) Morton of Arizona City, Richard Beeman of Yuma and Pamela (Beeman) (Larry) Droney of Morrisville, VT; 12 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren; stepchildren, Faith (Wesley) Cieslak and Mark Nelson of Mesa; and two stepgrandchildren; brother, Earle Beeman of Loma Linda, CA; and sisters, Luella Gabree of Hartford, VT, Gladys Gary of Morrisville, Vt and numerous nieces and nephews. His first wife, Alice (Ayer) Beeman and brothers,Clinton and Harold and sister, Mildred Chase preceded him in death. Mr. Beeman was born April 28, 1913 in Hyde Park, VT. A retired masonry contractor, he relocated to Arizona in 1973. Memorial services will be at Coolidge United Methodist Church, 392 W. Roosevelt, Coolidge, Saturday, August 17, 1996 at 10:00 a.m. Inurnment will be at alater date at Christ Church United Methodist, Tucson. Memorial contributions may be made to the Coolidge United Methodist Church. Arrangements by HEATHERMORTUARY.
CALVANI, Montine Adeline, 84, of Tucson, died August 10, 1996. Survived by daughter, Pat (Rob) McWard of MO; son, Fred (Benita) McWenie of Phoenix; sisters, Georgie Pate and Annie Mathis of Tucson; brother, Rupert Pate of NM.; grandchildren, Bob and Nancy McWard, Mike, Chris and Matt McWenie; and three great-grandchildren. Montine was a member of PEO and Christ Church United Methodist. Services of Love and Remembrance will be held at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday at Christ Church United Methodist,655 N. Craycroft, with Rev. Paul Caseman officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the University of Arizona Cancer Research Center. Services conducted byVALLEY FUNERAL HOME, 2545 N. Tucson Blvd., (327-6341).
CHICO, Georgina G., 78, of Tucson, died August 11, 1996. Mother of Guillermo (Eva) Guerrero, Enrique (Eva) Chico, RaquelChico, Angela Chico, all of Mexico,Francisco (Ana) Guerrero, Juanita (Craig) Coker, both of Phoenix, AZ, Miquel Guerrero of Alaska, Georgina C. (Tommy) Aguirre of Tucson; 60 grandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; sister of Ignacia Somoza, Victoria Lopez, Elias Lopez and Chito Tautimer, all of Mexico. Funeral Services Wednesday,August 14, 1996 at 10:00 a.m. at ABBEYFUNERAL CHAPEL with Rev. Leonardo Gastelum of the Door Christian Fellowship Church officiating. Burial to follow in South Lawn Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday, August 13, 1996 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at ABBEY FUNERAL CHAPEL, 3435 N. 1st Ave., (888-1111).
HUNT, Leslie W., 95, of Tucson, diedFriday, August 9, 1996. She is survived by her sister, Nolye Rosser. Cryptside Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 13, 1996 at the Mausoleum of the Good Shepherd, East Lawn Palms Cemetery.Arrangements by EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY.
KAY, Dr. Morton, 80, long time resident of Tucson, died August 11, 1996. Dr. Kaydevoted much of his time to communityservice, was member of Tucson Breakfast Lions Club. Dr. Kay received his Doctor of Optometry degree from Illinois College of Optometry. As a captain in the U.S. Air Force, he was a pilot during WWII. Survived by son, Jeffrey S. (Deborah) Kay, M.D; daughters, Elaine Kay, R.N., and Naomi Kay; all of Tucson, six grandchildren; brother, Irv (Lu) Sigman of San Diego, CA. Predeceased by wife, Pauline ‘Pat’ Kay on December 3, 1973. Services Tuesday noon EVERGREEN MORTUARY, N. Oracle & W. Miracle Mile. Interment Evergreen Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions to the Tucson Breakfast Lions Club, P.O. Box 12512, Tucson, 85703.
MALDONADO, Jesus L. Cancio, 91, died August 8, 1996. Mother of Maria Elena(Albert) Lee of CA and Oscar (Carmen) Cancio of Tucson; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and six great-greatgrandchildren also survive. Rosary will berecited 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 14 at BRING’S MEMORIAL CHAPEL. Mass will be offered 9:00 a.m. Thursday, August 15 at St. Augustine Cathedral, 192 S. Stone. Burial in Holy Hope Cemetery. Mrs. Maldonado was an Arizona resident since 1924. Friends may call from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 14 at BRING’S MEMORIALCHAPEL, 236 S. Scott.
MALY, Kenneth A., 64, of Corona deTucson, AZ, died on August 11, 1996.Survived by wife, Barbara Maly; children, Robert Maly and Michael Maly, both ofTucson; two granddaughters, Petrina Maly and Shai Maly; sisters, Dolly Stobbe of MI, Diane Gomez of FL; brother, James Maly of MI. Arrangements by Green Valley Mortuary and Memorial Gardens 520-625-7400.
ROBINSON, Madeleine Hale, born 1918, died August 9, 1996. Survived by herchildren, Daniel and Cecilia; and three grandchildren, Rosemary, Abigale and Faye. Services will be held at the UnitarianUniversalist Church, 4831 E. 22nd, Saturday, August 17 at 2:30 p.m.
SANDY, Thelma, 86, of Tucson, died August 11, 1996. Survivors include: sister, Helen (Leonard) McNeil of Milton, Ontario Canada; great nephew, Bob Patton of St. Thomas, Ontario Canada. A resident of Tucson for 32 years from Bethany, Ontario Canada. Friends may call at Memorial Chapel//Catalina United Methodist Church from 10:00 a.m to service time 11:00 a.m., Thursday, August 15, 1996 with Rev. Hal Cowart officiating. Burial will follow at East Lawn Palms Cemetery.Memorial donations may be made toCatalina United Methodist Church or Tucson Association for the Blind. Arrangements by ADAIR FUNERAL HOMES, Dodge Chapel, 1050 N. Dodge Blvd. (at Speedway).
SCHERBA, Joseph W., 42, of Tucson, died August 11, 1996. He is survived by hismother, Mrs. Dorothy Reed; and aunt, Mary Jane Kyle, both of Tucson; his uncle,Raymond Eich of Pittsburgh, PA; and numerous cousins. He also leaves his beloved, Lupe Kennedy and children, Bobby, Becky, Jason and Melissa. Services Wednesday 7:00 p.m. at EVERGREEN MORTUARY with Bishop Fred Hyatt of the Tucson North Stake, 6th Ward officiating. Friends may call Wednesday 5:00 p.m until 9:00 p.m.EVERGREEN MORTUARY, N. Oracle & W. Miracle Mile. Graveside Service Thursday 10:00 a.m. Evergreen Cemetery, with military honors.
SCOTT, Kay (Kaysie) passed into the Life Eternal on August 11, 1996. She was 71 years of age and, with her husband, Lee, had lived in Tucson since July, 1958. Their oldest daughter, Nancy, lives in Seattle and teaches Special Ed. Their youngest daughter, Sue, lives inMinneapolis, is in theater and radio, and was recently married. Their son, David, died in 1981 while a senior at the U of A. Kay’s brother, John, lives in Naples, FL. Kay was loved and respected by many as she, in very special ways, blessed them with her love and support. A graduate of Northwestern University, Kay was an elementary school teacher in her early years. Stricken with rheumatoid arthritis at age 29, she continued to be active in volunteer activities through her church, the St. Mary’s Auxiliary and (more recently) the Holy Family Care Center. For the past several years she also provided reading support with children through Drachman and Tolson Elementary Schools. For over 10 years Kay was a ‘patientinstructor’ at the U of A’s College ofMedicine, and for several years served as a unit leader with the League of WomenVoters. She enjoyed people, flowers, color, music, prayer, news and the life andactivities of her family and friends. Life’scircumstances were not always easy for Kay, but she persisted and ‘overcame’ with a deep trust in the grace of our Lord! She looked forward to, and sought to help others prepare for, the Life Beyond. A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, August 15, 3:00 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church, (between Park and Tyndall at 4th St.). Memorial gifts in Kay Scott’s name may be sent to the Tolson Elementary School P.T.A., c//o Dr. Ana Rivera, 1000 S.Greasewood, Tucson 85745, or to FirstUnited Methodist Church, 915 E. 4th, Tucson 85719. Arrangements by ADAIR FUNERAL HOMES, Dodge Chapel, 1050 N. Dodge Blvd. (at Speedway),
WHEAT, Doris Mae Emma, 80, passed away August 3, 1996 in Tucson, AZ. Born January 14, 1916 in Evans, NY to Clarence Bertrand and Marie (Ziegler) Russell. She had been married and was divorced from Jack Wheat in the late 30′s. She had nochildren. She was preceded in death by her sister, Julia Mae Barbara Wolpa of Buffalo, NY; and brother, Clarence Eustach Russell of Tucson, AZ. She is survived by brothers, Harold Wallace Russell of Hawaii andHerbert George Russell of New York; several nieces and nephews including Janet Marie (Joe) Chmiel of Buffalo, Charles Edward (Bonnie) Russell of Tucson and Kenneth Harold (Ruth) Russell of San Ramon, CA. No services will be held, and her ashes will be taken to Buffalo, NY at a future date.