All obituaries are from The Arizona Republic unless otherwise indicated.

NANN, John Herbert

13 June 1890 - 28 June 1978
John Herbert Nann, 88, died at his home in Black Canyon City June 28, 1978. Retired from the L. C. Smity Typewriter Co. in Syracuse, N. Y. and moved to Arizona 26 years ago. Children, Maryanna Sherwood, Jane Strempel, Eva Harrison, John F. Herbert and Francis; a sister; grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Published in the Arizona Republic 6/30/1978.

NEAL, CLyde U.

Clyde U. Neal, died April 14, 1978, at Yavapai Community Hospital. He was a retired railroad man and had owrked for the Soo Line for 42 years in Wisconsin and Minnesota. He also worked for the U.S.Postal Service for 13 years. He lived in Phoenix for six years and had lived in Prescott the past six years. Wife, Anne; son, Charles; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; two sisters. Memory Chapel. Services at the American Lutheran Church. The Arizona Republic Monday, April 17, 1978


Leroy H. Needler, 71, of Phoenix, died Thursday, April 20, 1978. He moved here from Michigan in 1946 and had worked as a cifilian employee at Luke Air Force Base. He was a retired mechanic. Daughter, Leona Buelow; one sister; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A.L. Moore & Sons Mortuary. The Phoenix Gazette Tuesday, April 25, 1978

NEFF, Arthur J.

Arthur J. Neff, 91, a retired salesman and member of the choir at Ascension Lutheran Church, held a 50-year pin and Silver Beaver award from the Boy Scouts of America. Children, Betty M. Jones, Winifred E. Luce, Ruth K. Lewis and Edward B. Arizona Republic 4/1/1977.

NELSON, Debra Rae

Debra Rae Nelson, 27, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, was killed with two others in a plane crash on the North Rim of Grand Canyon. Arizona Republic 6/30/1978.

NELSON, Michael Alan

Services for Michael Alan Nelson, 4, who died of an illness April 17, 1978, in St. Joseph's Hospital, will be today in Sunland Mausoleum Chapel, 15626 N. Del Webb Blvd., Sun City. Michael, of 4439 W. Greenway, is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gary Nelson; a brother; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Nelson and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Denver of Glendale; three great-grandmothers, Mrs. Virdie Carnahan, Mrs. Grace Nelson of Hobard, Indiana, Mrs. Prudance McKahan of Cambridge, Ohio. Interment Resthave Park, Glendale. The Arizona Republic Thursday, April 20, 1978