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Michelle Raynee Lopez (Eck), age 46, of Sahuarita, AZ, passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2021 after a 2-1/2 year battle with brain cancer. She was a graduate of Sahuarita High School, class of 1993. She was the long time manager of Jerry Bob’s Restaurant.

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Shirley (Pat) was born on July 7, 1935 to Charles and Lulu LaDuke in Waukegan, Illinois. She was the fifth of seven children. She was preceded in death by her parents, five of her siblings and by one daughter (Patti). The nickname Pat was from her father. He wanted a Patrick and so the name …

John (Jack) J. Blossfeld, Sr., a former resident of Green Valley, AZ, died on July 27, in Grapevine, Texas surrounded by his children.

Roberta Caroline (Burnett) Worth, known to family and friends as “Bobbie,” was born to life on March 25, 1942 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI and passed away peacefully on July 21, 2021 at Tucson Medical Center in Tucson, AZ surrounded by her loving immediate family.

Kenneth Dallas Noddings, professional rodeo cowboy, racing quarter horse producer, rancher and hero to many, passed away July 9h, 2021 in Tucson. Mr. Noddings was born January 15, 1934 in Powell, Wyoming and lived most recently in Green Valley.

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Mother ascended to Heaven on July 19, 2021 after a heroic battle with cancer.

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Jim’s life began on July 23, 1941, in South Bend, Indiana, as the son of Albert and Geneva (Turner) (Love) Vida. He passed away on July 20, 2021, in Green Valley, Arizona. He was 79 years old. Both of his parents and two of his sisters, Karen and Kristine, preceded him in death.

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Joan Margaret Larson, age 77, passed away on Monday, July 19th, 2021.

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We are heartbroken to announce the passing of Dane Barta of Amado, AZ, on July 17th, 2021. Born in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, September 26, 1980, to parents Daniel and Luana Barta of Amado, AZ.

Our beloved sister Carole Willard died on July 2, 2021, one day short of her 45th wedding anniversary.

Vivian Gertrude Holt was born to Leonard and Gertrude Wyrick on Feb. 25, 1929, and died July 14, 2021. In her 92 years, she loved and was loved by many.

Carol passed away April 1, 2020. Funeral Mass and Celebration July 21, 2021. See details at greenvalleymortuary.net/obituary/carol-rueckert

Rosemary Ann Allvin (née Leveling), 87, of Green Valley, Arizona, died peacefully July 3, surrounded by her children. Mother of nine, grandmother of 11, and great-grandmother of five, Rosemary is remembered for her extraordinary life as a wife, mother, grandmother, and community volunteer.

Punky Griggs passed away at the age of 100 on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, peacefully, with family at her side and virtually present. She was born on March 4, 1921 in Oneonta, New York to Frederick Lansing and Lois (Warner) Hallenbeck. Punky graduated from the State University of New York in Oneon…

Dorothy E. Mercer, 88, of Bedford, NH, passed away Monday, July 12, 2021, in Bentley Commons, Bedford, NH. She was born in Salem, MA on August 6, 1932, Dorothy was raised and educated in Salem, MA and graduated from Salem High School. Dorothy married her “Knight in Shining Armor,” Clarence M…

MaryLou Tusset passed away peacefully June 29, 2021. Married to Donald for 68 years. Mother of Lawrence (Claudia), Suzann (John) Fehlberg, Lisa, Nancy Narrin and Edward. Grandmother and great-grandmother to many. Private funeral mass planned for a later date.

Alan James Zachman of Green Valley entered into eternal life on Tuesday, June 29, 2021. “Al” was born on July 7, 1951, in South Bend, Indiana, the oldest child of Harvey and June Zachman of St. Cloud, MN area. The family soon relocated back to Minnesota and settled in Minneapolis. Six other …

David was born at Warren Air Force base in Cheyenne, Wyoming, the younger twin to parents Howard Vinsonhaler and Wilma Mae Mackley Vinsonhaler. David and Donald moved to Ault, Colorado, at age 2. The twins lived with Howard Vinsonhaler for one year at age 4. After 5 years in foster care, the…

Louis “Louie” Guthmueller, age 87, passed away on July 1, 2021 at his home in Eden Prairie, Minnesota after succumbing to cancer. Louie was born on August 14, 1933 in Merricourt, North Dakota. He graduated from Edgeley High School in North Dakota and went on to attend Coyne Electrical School…

Karyn Ann Grob passed away June 9, 2021, at The Villas at Green Valley in Arizona. She was 73.

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Susan D. Macafee, of Green Valley, AZ, passed from this life May 15, 2021 at Banner University Medical Center South in Tucson, AZ, after a short illness. Born on February 8, 1944, she was 77. She is survived by her brother, Philip Macafee, of Kentfield, CA. She was predeceased by her parents…

Maria “Halo” Garms passed on June 28, 2021 of Alzheimers complications. Born in the small village of Posole, Sinaloa, Mexico on August 2, 1938, her early childhood was spent with many relatives willing to provide food for work, no school necessary. An aunt and uncle with their four young dau…

On Wednesday, May 19, 2021, Sally Gant, loving wife and mother of 5 children, passed away peacefully at the age of 92.

On June 14, 2021, Rhett graduated to his heavenly home. He was 48. He attended Grace and EFREE church and will be truly missed by all whose hearts he touched. No service will be held.

Vincent L. Pino, 94, of Green Valley, Arizona went to his heavenly home on June 15, 2021.

Passed peacefully on June 17, 2021 in Sahuarita, AZ. She was born Jan. 26, 1931 in Chrisney, IN, to the late Victor and Alma (Lang) Jackson.

Dr. Ralph Buffum Bristol Jr. died at Vista Living in Phoenix, Arizona on June 16, 2021. He was born in Swampscott, Massachusetts in 1931, son of Ralph B. Bristol and Ruth Inez (Munsey) Bristol. He grew up in Massachusetts, graduated from Amherst College, and earned a Ph.D. in Economics from …

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Joseph Leon, son of Manuel and Ignacia Leon, passed away June 14, 2021.

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Paul M. Rogers, Jr. departed this life at 94 on June 14, 2021, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Tucson following a brief illness.

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Leo Ervan Hemm of Green Valley, Arizona passed away peacefully in his sleep on June 12th, 2021. He was 87 years old. Prior to the Lord calling him home, Leo lived a full life surrounded by the love of his friends and family.

Dr. Charles D. Rorie of Green Valley passed away on June 1, 2021. Charles is survived by his beloved wife, Lois Shedlock-Rorie; daughter-in-law, Marlo Shedlock; three children, David (Rebecca), Julie and Peter; two grandchildren, Aiden and Christina; and great-grandchild Israel.

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Robert Jay Sandberg, age 81, died June 1, 2021, at the VA Hospital in Tucson, Arizona.

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Joan Warfield Manhart, age 85, died February 6, 2021, in Green Valley, Arizona.

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Carol Halstead was born Feb. 5, 1954, in Woodstock, IL. The family moved to North Kansas City, MO, where she graduated from Liberty High School.

On Tuesday, June 1, 2021, H. Gene Etter passed away at the age of 89 in Green Valley, AZ. Born April 23, 1932 in Whitestown, IN, he was the only child of Harry G. and Opal V. Etter.

Norm passed away Tuesday morning in hospice care. He lived in Green Valley for many years with his wife Merlene, who preceded him in death.

Anna Fay “Annie” Harrison was born May 25, 1943 at Ft. Riley, KS to Howard Eugene Wright and Eva LaWanda Nichols Wright of Liberal, KS. She was raised in Liberal, KS where she met and married her husband, Jack Harrison, in 1959. Annie and Jack had three sons, Patrick, Michael and Timothy, an…

Eileen Rottell, 95, of Green Valley passed away at Silver Springs on May 22, 2021. Eileen was born to Anna and Joseph Solomon. She graduated nursing school as an RN through a U.S. Army Cadet program. Eileen married Al Rottell and together they had 3 children. She had a long career as a regis…

Leonard was born in Toledo, Ohio in 1933. He passed from this realm on May 8, 2021 in Perrysburg, Ohio at the age of 87. He had Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma of the lungs for the last two years. Len was preceded in death by his parents, Pauline and Leon, former wife Shirley, his brother Dan, sister…

Anita passed away in St. Mary’s Hospital on May 22, 2021. She was born on March 23, 1930 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Stella and Frank Kohn. She has lived in Green Valley since 1997. She was married to Ronald Morris on April 28, 2016 in the Honolua United Methodist Church in Maui, Hawaii.

We are heartbroken to announce the passing of Rebecca Parton on May 14, 2021 at age 69. Predeceased by mother Helen Vyborny, nephew Matthew Vyborny, survived by loving and devoted husband Richard Schonewill, daughter Samantha (Andrew) Hines, grandson Joshua Hines, brother John Paul (Anna) Vy…

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Mildred Rose Waidelich, 89, of Green Valley, died on May 19, 2021. She was predeceased by her husband of 53 years, Robert, a dashing young sailor who picked her up on a bus in New Jersey and swept her off her feet.

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