All obituaries are from The Arizona Republic unless otherwise noted.


Graveside services for James J. Gaffney, 54, of 2402 W. Tuckey Lane, who was a machinist for a paper products company, will be in St. Francis Catholic Cemetery, 4800 E. Oak. Mr. Gaffney, who died Jan. 3, 1982, in a Valley hospital, came to Phoenix 25 years ago and was a member of Sts. Simon & Jude Parish. He was born in Illinois. He is survived by his wife, Rosemary; son, John, and two grandchildren. Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home made arrangements. Published in the Arizona Republic, Thursday, January 7, 1982. Funeral announcement published 5 January 1982: GAFFNEY, James J., husband of Rosemary Gaffney of Phoenix, father of John Gaffney of Phoenix; grandfather of Tommy & Tricia Ann. Funeral mass at SS Simon & Jude Cathedral. Graveside service St. Francis Cemetery. Whitney & Murphy Downtown Chapel, 330 N. 2nd Ave.

GAGE, Ruth

Ruth Gage, 68, a longtime winter visitor to Phoenix, died Dec. 24, 1982, in John C. Lincoln Hospital. Mrs. Gage resided in Vancouver, British Columbia. She is survived by her daughters, Julie Radcliffe and Kelly A. Gage; sons, John C. and Gordon. Memorial services were in A. L. Moore & Sons. 12/30/1982.

GAGNE, Theresa


1 January 1893 - 21 December 1982
Scottsdale -- Gasper Galante, 91, 5019 E. Paradise Road, died Dec. 21, 1982. He had worked for 70 years as a self-employed manufacturer of cement blocks. He was born in Sicily and moved to Arizona from New York four years ago. He was a member of the VFW in Staton Island, N.Y. Survivors include his wife, Nancy; daughter, Esther Leonard; son, Joseph; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. 12/23/1982.


Daisy D. Galbraeth, 82, who lived in Arizona 62 years, died Tuesday, Oct. 5, 1982, in a Valley hospital. She was born in Waco, Texas. Survivors include a sister; and a brother. The Phoenix Gazette Thursday, Oct. 7, 1982.

GALE, Mina V.

Mina V. Gale, 81, a homemaker, died Oct. 8, 1982, in a Valley hospital. She was born in Harrison, Michigan, and moved to Arizona nine years ago. Survivors include her husband, George; three sons, Claire and Leo Sprague and Donald Rossman; two sisters; and nine grandchildren. The Phx Gazette 10/12/1982.


22 April 1910 - 23 December 1982
Sun City -- Hilda Galles, 72, of 13646 Silverbell Dr., died Dec. 23, 1982, in Boswell Memorial Hospital. Mr. Galles was born in Aksky, Minnesota, and moved to Sun City in 1980 from St. Paul, Minnesota. Husband, Harold; sons, David and James; three sisters and a brother; two grandchildren. Scripture services were in Menke Funeral Home. Mass at Ss. Joachim and Anne Catholic Church, 11625 111th Ave. 12/25/1982.

GALSKY, Bessie

Bessie Galsky, 86, died Nov. 22, 1982. Mrs. Galsky had moved here from Texas and had lived in the Valley for six years. Member of B'nai B'rith, Hadassah and the Order of the Eastern Star. Survivors include six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Sinai Mortuary made local arrangements. Services were in Las Vegas, Nevada. 11/24/1982.

GALVAN, Cleofas

Cleofas Galvan, 83, was born Texas and died at a local hospital here Nov. 14, 1982. He moved to Arizona 14 years ago and was a farm laborer. Survivors include his children, Ricardo Angel, Isidro and Isabel Chavez, Esther G. Flores and Delfina G. Fraijo; 25 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Botimer Family Mortuary. Mass was at St. Matthew's Catholic Church, 2038 W. Van Buren. 11/17/1982.

GAMMELIN, Elizabeth Jean

Elizabeth Jean Gammelin, 27, a student at Arizona State University, died Nov. 21, 1982. Miss Gammelin was born in Newton, N.J., and moved to Arizona eight years ago. She is survived by her parents, Clifford and Margaret Gammelin, a sister and two brothers. Memorial services were at Our Lady of Joy Parish, Cave Creek and Pima Roads in Carefree. A.L.Moore & Sons. 11/24/1982.

GARCIA, Belia Miranda

28 Feb 1933 - 20 Dec 1982
Belia Miranda Garcia, 49, a housekeeper at Mountain View Rest Home, was pronounced deat Dec. 20, 1982, at Jesse Owens Memorial Medical Center. Miss Garcia, of 6250 S. 13th St., was a native of Ajo and resided in Phoenix. She is survived by her sisters, Teresa and Frances; and brother, Jose J. Graveside services were at St. Francis Cemetery, 5050 E. Oak St. 12/23/1982.

GARCIA, Esteban C.

Esteban C. Garcia, 50, of Safford, was born in San Jose. Wife, Felicitas; a sister and four brothers. Military graveside services in Thatcher Cemetery. 12/10/1982.

GARCIA, Gilbert

19 August 1916 - 25 December 1982
Tempe -- Gilbert Garcia, 66, a retired truck driver, died Dec. 25, 1982, at Desert Samaritan Hospital. Mr. Garcia, a Tempe native, lived at 1872 E. Gemini Drive. He is survived by his wife, Louise; daughter, Eva H. Pereira; son, Edward; brothers, Edward, Felix and Jesus; sisters, Carmen Ruiz, Alicia Maclise and Rosealee Navarro; grandchildren, Jacqualene Garcia, Mark Garcia, Camille H. Hanawalt, and John Hernandez. Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Rosary at Melcher's Chapel of the Roses. Mass at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1800 E. Libra Dr., Tempe. 12/28/1982.

GARCIA, Isabel

Isabel Garcia, 29, of 1828 E. Hidalgo, a machine operator for Motorola, died December 31, 1981, in Maryvale Samaritan Hospital. Mrs. Garcia was born in Globe. She is survived by her son, Steven; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Telesfaro SALDIVAR; a sister and grandparents. Rosary at St. Anthony's Church, 909 S. First Ave. Mass also at the church. Mortensen-Kings Funeral Center made arrangements. 4-Jan-1982

GARCIA, Miguel, Jr.

Services for Miguel Garcia, Jr., 21, were in Grimshaw Bloom Chapel, 3800 S. Central. Memorial Services were in Apostolic Assembly Church, 2110 E. Sherman. Mr. Garcia, 11 W. Harwell, died Feb. 1, 1982, in St. Joseph's Hospital. He was a native of El Paso. He came here in 1974 and worked for an auto dealer. He is survived by his wife, Sylvia Hernandez; children, Marisa Anne Garcia and Michael Victor Garcia; parents, Miguel and Trinidad Garcia; and a brother, Jose Garcia and sister-in-law, Debbie Garcia; nieces, Betrice and Venesa Garcia, all of Phoenix. Interment East Resthaven Park. The AZ Republic Feb. 3, 1982.

GARCIA, Pedro S. "Caballo"

29 Jun 1925 - 13 Dec 1982
Pedro S. "Caballo" Garcia, 57, a former Phoenix resident, died Dec. 13, 1982, in Los Angeles. He was born in Arizon and moved to California in 1962. He attended Lowell Elementary School, Phoenix Union High School and Phoenix College. He formerly worked as a warehouseman for a produce company. Survived by his sisters, Beatrice G. Villareal and Eva Flores. Mass was at Immaculate Heart Catholic Church, 909 W. Washington. 12/18/1982.

GARMON, Darline E.

Darline E. Garmon, 49, was born in Rock Island, Illinois, and died Oct. 5, 1982, in a Valley hospital. Graveside services were at Greenwood Memorial Park. Mrs. Garmon was an orthopedic nurse at Doctors Hospital for 9 1/2 years. She moved to Arizona 12 years ago from her native Rock Island, Ill. Survivors include her husband, David; four sons, Joe, Louis, Bobby and Tommy Luckenbill; a daughter, Debbie Mendoza; and a brother. The Phoenix Gazette Thursday, Oct. 7, 1982.


H. Lyle Garrett, husband of Jo; father of Harry S. of Mesa and Barbara Heneise of California. The Phx Gazette 10/6/1982.

GARRISON, Evangeline L.

25 March 1918 - 18 October 1982
Evangeline L. Garrison, 64, died Monday, Oct. 18, 1982, in a Valley nursing home. She was born in Clifton and attended Morenci schools and was a 1937 graduate of Arizona State University. She taught in Mesa, Morenci and Collidge before moving to Tempe where she taught elementary school for 24 years. Survivors include her husband, Malcolm A. and four sisters, Alice Lee, Verdie Stiegler, Hortense Garcia, Agnes Calfee (?); 3 nephews and 6 nieces. The Phx Gazette 20 Oct 1982.


Ina S. Garrison, 81, was born in Hanover, Jefferson County, Indiana, and died Oct. 11, 1982, in a Valley nursing home. She moved to Arizona in 1974 from Cleves, Ohio. She had been a teacher in Cleves and North Bend, Ohio, in the 1940s. Brother, James SIEVING. Interment Paradise Memorial Gardens. Published in the Phoenix Gazette 10/13/1982.

GARTZ, Russell Herman

Russell Herman Gartz, 77, was born in Detroit and died Oct. 10, 1982, in a Valley nursing home. He moved to Sun City 11 years ago from Ohio and was a member of Lakeview Methodist Church. He retired in 1971 as sales manager for Gallant Lumber Co. in Toledo, Ohio. He is survived by wife, Germaine. The Phx Gazette 10/12/1982.

GARWOOD, Ethelyn

10 August 1900 - October 1982
Funeral announcement only -- For information call Arizona Burial / Cremation / Transportation Service, 334 W. Monroe. The Phx Gazette 15 Oct 1982.

GARY, Matilda

Matilda Gary, 64, was born in Timbo, Arkansas, and died Oct. 2, 1982, in a Valley hospital. Husband, James; daughters, Freddie HAWKINS, Hattie and Blanche WILLIAMS, Laverne GRANT, Julie O'QUINN and Lois THOMPSON; sons, Joseph WYLEY and James WILLIAMS and Willie Montgomery; a sister and a brother; 53 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren. Interment East Resthaven. The Phoenix Gazette 10/12/1982.


Apache Junction -- Harley Gaskill, 80, of Apache Junction, retired vice president of Cresent Insulated Wire and Cable Co., died January 2, 1981, in Mesa Lutheran Hospital. Mr. Gaskill came to Arizona 10 years ago from his native New Jersey. He was a member of the John Calvin United Presbyterian Church. Survivors include his wife, Mildred; daughter, Mrs. Harold NEUFELD and four grandchildren. Services were at Kubler Apache Junction Mortuary, 398 E. Fourth Ave. 4-Jan-1982

GATES, Forrest E.

Apache Junction -- Forrest E. Gates, 74, a native of Illinois, died Dec. 7, 1982, at Mesa Hospital. He was a 10-year resident of Arizona. He was a Mason and played the organ in the east mesa area. Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth: son, Duane; daughters, Myrna Gates, Marilyn BLanchette, Carolyne Reignier and Beverly Morgan; step-daughters, Salley Brock and Nancy Petersen; two brothers; two sisters; and several grandchildren. Services were at Velda Rose Methodist Church, Mesa. 12/10/1982.


Sun City -- Nola I. Gaukel, 63, a Sun City resident for eight years, died Nov. 24, 1982, in St. Lukes Hospital Medical Center. Mrs. Gaukel was born in Powell, Nebraska, and moved to Sun City from Bellevue, Wash. She was a charter member of the Sun City Elks Auxiliary and was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, American Contract Bridge League, Sun City Ladies Golf Association, Elks bowling league and the Washington State Social Club. She is survived by her husband, Joseph; daughter, Alexis Gober; five sisters; a brother; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Mass will be Saturday at Menke Funeral Home, 12420 N. 103rd Ave. The Arizona Republic Friday, November 26, 1982.

GAUS, Kathryn

27 Nov 1910 - 19 Dec 1982
Services for Kathryn "Mimi" Gaus, 72, who died Dec. 19, 1982, were at Melcher's Chapel of the Roses, Mesa. Mrs. Gaus, 29 W. Southern, was born in Catron, Missouri, and moved to Arizona in 1961. She is survived by her daughter, Janice M. Cox; son, Homer E., Jr.; and three grandchildren. 12/21/1982.


Anna Gensurowsky, 86, of 120 W. Granada, was born in the Ukraine and died Jan. 26, 1982, in St. Joseph's Hospital. She was a member of the Ukranian Orthodox Church. Survivors include her children, Irene Holgerson and Walter; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A.L. Moore & Sons Mortuary. The AZ Republic Feb. 1, 1982.


Cleo J. Gentry, 74, died Oct. 11, 1982. He was a retired mechanic. Survivors include sons, James and Edwin; daughter, Joyce Reindl; three brothers; two sisters and grandchildren. The Phx Gazette 13 Oct 1982.


Glendale -- Dan Gerba, 68, of 5948 W. State Ave., who worked for the Glendale Parks and Recreation Department for 16 years before retiring, died Nov. 23, 1982. Mr. Gerba, who was born in Grindstone, Pennsylvania, moved to Arizona 22 years ago. He was a coal miner in Pennsylvania for 27 years. Survivors include his wife, Grace; son, Danny; daughter, Ruth Lopez; one brother and five sisters. Visitation at Chapel of the Chimes. 11/25/1982.

GERMAN, Antonio

Mass for Antonio L. German, 78, who had been a volunteer at the Senior Citizens Adult Center, were held in Immaculate Heart Catholic Church, 909 E. Washington. Mr. German, 4 S. 14th St., was born in Mexico, came to Phoenix in 1922 and died Dec. 30, 1981, in a Valley hospital. He had retired from the copper mines at Superior. Survivors include his wife, Anotnia; mother, Rosario German; and a sister. Botimer Mortuary made arrangements. 1/4-5/1982


Scottsdale -- Linda Gersten, 66, who organized the first debutante cotillion for the Tucson Symphony in 1957, died Jan. 4, 1982, in John C. Lincoln Hospital. Mrs. Gersten, 7308 E. Montebello, came to Tucson in 1954 from New York City. She had been an advertising and fashion model in New York City and later appeared in several Paramount Pictures, including a Jack Benny film. She was born in Des Moines, Iowa, and recently moved to Scottsdale from Tucson. Survivors include her husband, Samuel; children, Andrea HIGGINS, Rosemary WHEELER and John M.; six grandchildren and three brothers. Private services will be today in Phoenix Sinai Mortuary Chapel. Published in the Arizona Republic, Thursday, January 7, 1982.

GIBBS, George W.

Sun City West -- George W. Gibbs, 69, who was an industrial engineer for Armco Steel Co. in Ohio for 16 years, died Nov. 23, 1982, at Boswell Memorial Hospital. Mr. Gibbs, 13206 Gaucho Drive, was born in Elizabeth, Pennsylvania, and moved here from Washington Courthouse, Ohio. He was a graduate of the University of Cincinnati, a life member of Scottish Rite, a Mason and secretary of the Kiwanis in Sun City West. Wife, Thelma; son, Charles of Ohio; brother Charles Craft of Tucson; sister Louise Mori of PA. Menke Funeral Home. Interment Sunland Memorial Park. Contributions may be sent to Sunshine Services. 11/25/1982.

GIBBS, Patricia

Services for Patricia A. Gibbs, 47, of 2701 E. Utopia, an engineering draftsman who died Feb. 3, 1982, in Phoenix Baptist Hospital, were at Hansen Mortuary. Miss Gibbs was born in Buffalo, N.Y., and came to Phoenix two years ago. Survivors include her mother, Helen Burke and a sister. The AZ Republic Sunday, Feb. 7, 1982.

GIBSON, Margaret H.

Margaret H. Gibson, 66, 2144 W. Cholla, a homemaker, died Nov. 22, 1982. Mrs. Gibson moved to Arizona 30 years ago from North Carolina. She was born in Schoolfield, Virginia. Survivors include two brothers, William C. and John Earnhardt; two sisters, Mrs. C.E. Lassiter and Vera Curtis, and a niece, Peggy Cooper. Services were at Hansen Mortuary. Interment Resthaven Park Cemetery. 11/24/1982.

GIDEON, Johanna I.

Services for Johanna I. Gideon, 85, of Sun City, were at Lundberg Mortuary. Mrs. Gideon died Feb. 5, 1982, in Sun Valley Lodge. She was retired vice presidnet of a paper manufacturing plant in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She was a native of Kalamazoo and came to Arizona seven years ago. She was a graduate of Parsons Business College in Kalamazoo. The AZ Republic Monday, Feb. 8, 1982.

GIDNEY, Marilyn C.

Marilyn C. Gidney, 44, a homemaker, died Nov. 18, 1982. Mrs. Gidney was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and moved to Arizona nine years ago from Kansas. Survivors include her husband, Edward; daughters, Diana Kitchen and Sandra; sons, Edward, Robert and David; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Jensen; one sister; two brothers and two grandchildren. Services were at Chapel of the Chimes. 11/21/1982.


Memorial service for Dorothy G. Giebelstein, 80, a self-employed piano and organ music teacher, was in First United Presbyterian Church, 12225 N. 103rd Ave., Sun City. Mrs. Giebelstein, 10926 Caron Drive, Sun City, was born in Ames, Iowa, and came to Sun City in 1969 from Cambria, California. She died Thursday, Oct. 21, 1982, in a Valley retirement center. She was a graduate of Iowa State University, a member of First United Presbyterian Church, Sun City Bell Ringers and the American Association of Organists. Survivors include her two sons, Marvin of CA and Victor of Iowa; two sisters, Jeanette Miller of Sun City and Ruth Cain of Iowa; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. The Phoenix Gazette October 23, 1982, Section A-8.


Camp Verde -- Cora Mae Gifford, 87, of Camp Verde, died Dec. 21, 1982, in Marcus J. Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Gifford was born in Pleasanton Valley, N.M., and moved to Arizona in 1974. She resided in Camp Verde since 1974 and was a member of the Senior Citizens Club of Camp Verde. She is survived by her daughters, Clydean Terry; sons, Arthur Gifford and Reese Johnson; 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Services were at Clear Creek Chapel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Westcott Funeral Home of Cottonwood made arrangements. 12/23/1982.


Mesa -- Graveside services for Amie Gilbert, 79, were at Mountain View Cemetery, 7900 E. Apache Trail. Miss Gilbert died Nov. 22, 1982. She was born in Nebraska and moved to Mesa in 1977 from Monrovia, California, where she taught elementary school. Survivors include her sister, Iva Heldenbrand. Chapel of Prayer Funeral Home. Wednesday, Nov. 24, 1982.

GILBERT, Charles, Sr.

Charles Gilbert, Sr., survived by wife, Therese; sons, Charles M., Jr., Donald Gilbert, all of Phoenix; Douglas of Vacaville, CA, and Paul Beiley of Phoenix; brothers, Robert Gilbert of Silversprings, MD, and Hollis Gilbert of Grofloes, VA; five grandchildren. Chapel of the Chimes, Glendale. Interment Resthaven Park Cemetery. The AZ Republic Feb. 8, 1982.


Elmer H. Gilbertson, 79, a pharmacist for 40 years, died Nov. 22, 1982, in Oxnard, California. Mr. Gilbertson was born in Minnesota and worked at John C. Lincoln Hospital. He moved to Oxnard six years ago from Phoenix. He is survived by his daughter, Ruth Metcalf; two sisters and three grandchildren. Services were at Chapel of the Chimes, Glendale. Interment Resthaven. 1/25/1982.

GILL, Nellie L. "Mimi"

Nellie L. "Mimi" Gill, 91, a dress designer and seamstress for many Phoenix pioneer families, died Nov. 17, 1982, at East Mesa Care Center. Mrs. Gill, who formerly lived at 1624 W. Lewis in Phoenix, was born in Stonewall County, Texas, and lived in Phoenix since 1918. Survivors include a grandson, Gene B. Tolle; and three great-grandsons. Private services were by Meldrum Mortuary. 11/20/1982.

GILLEN, James Edward

James Edward Gillen, 58, a salesman, died Nov. 24, 1982. Mr. Gillen was born in Milwaukee and moved to Arizona from Washington 13 years ago. He was a Korean War veteran. Survived by his daughters, Minta Vela and Ellen. Services at Chapel of the Chimes. 11/29/1982.

GILLESPIE, Jacque Mercer

Jacque Mercer Gillespie, 1502 E. McLellan, wife of Dr. W. Marvin, Van Nuys, California; mother of Richard Curran, Jr., Washington, Shannon Curran, New York City and Los Angeles, daughter of Arthur L. Mercer, Phoenix, and Mrs. Joy Cantergiani, Litchfield, Park, AZ, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 2, 1982. Services conducted by Rev. DeWane Zimmerman, A.L. Moore & Sons. Interment Green Acres. Feb. 3, 1982.

GILLESPIE, John Robert

John Robert Gillespie, 77, a real estate sales counselor in Illinois, died Nov. 22, 1982, at his home. Mr. Gillespie, 13237 Aleppo Drive, was born in Chicago and moved to Sun City in 1972 from Illinois. He was a 1928 graduate of the University of Illinois, a member of the Sun City Elks Lodge and a charter emmber of the Lions Club in Sun City West. Survived by his wife, Audrey; daughter, Ann Stack; two sisters and three grandchildren. 11/24/1982.


Dorothy L. Gilliland, 60, of 2846 W. Melvin, died Dec. 27, 1982, at Phoenix General Hospital. Mrs. Gilliland, A Phoenix native, was a graduate of St. Mary's High School. She is survived by her son, Mike, four sisters and two brothers. Rosary at Whitney and Murphy Funeral Home, 330 N. 2nd Ave. Mass at St. Matthew's Catholic Church, 320 N. 20th Drive. The Arizona Republic Wednesday, December 29, 1982.


P. Paul Gimmie, 76, of Phoenix, died Oct. 29, 1982 at St. Joseph's Hospital. Mr. Gimmie was a school principal in Vestal, New York, and graduate of Susquehanna University, Selinagrove, Pennsylvania. He was born in Vestal and moved to Phoenix 19 years ago. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church. He is survived by his wife, Margaret; sons, Mathew and John; stepchildren, Janice Fairbrother, Mark, Chris and Eric Wood; six sisters; a brother, 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Services at Green Acres Mortuary, 5830 W. Missouri, Glendale. Interment Calvary Cemetery, Johnson City, New York. The Arizona Republic Sunday, October 31, 1982.

GIPSON, Arnese

29 April 1915 - 15 October 1982
Arnese Gipson, 67, was born in Ringgold, Louisiana, and died Oct. 15, 1982, in a Valley hospital. She moved to Arizona 30 years ago and had been a hotel custodian. A sister and a brother survive. The Phoenix Gazette 10/19/1982.

GIRARDI, Joseph Dominick

Pinetop -- Joseph Dominick Girardi, 39, counselor and head football and wrestling coact at Show Low High School, died Dec. 7, 1982, from injuries sustained in an auto accident near Winslow. He was born in New Kensington, PA. He attended Eastern Arizona Junior College in Thatcher and graduated from Southwestern State University in Weatherford, OK, with a bachelors degree in business in 1967 and his masters degree in counseling in 1969. He taught and coached at Leoti, Kansas, Blue Ridge High School in Lakeside and Baker University in Baldwin, KS, before moving to Show Low in 1980. He and his wife owned and operated the El Rancho Restaurant in Pinetop. He is survived by his wife, Maria; daughters, Sylviana Lynn, Cheryl Ann and Rica Rae; son, Frank B.; two sisters and a brother. 12/9/1982.

GISSEL, Ernest

Ernest Gissel, 73, was born in New York City and died Oct. 17, 1982, in a Valley hospital. He moved to Arizona in 1928 and had been an electrical engineer with Arizona Public Service for 37 years. He attended grade school in Laveen and was a graduate of Phoenix Union High School and the University of Arizona. Survivors include his wife, Blanche; a son, Paul; a daughter, Joan Colavito; and four grandchildren. The Phoenix Gazette Tues., 19 Oct 1982.


Fred C. Gittner, 81, was a native of Phoenix. He died Oct. 12, 1982, in a Valley hospital. He retired in 1961 after 20 years as an Arizona highway patrolman. Wife, Cora; daughters, Viola WOLF, Santa Barbara, CA, and Anabelle MAULHARDT, Oxnard, CA; son, Fred, Jr., US Navy Hawaii; three brothers, Louis Gittner, Phoenix, Charles Brown, Sun City, and Glenn Brown, Show Low; grandchildren. Greenwood Memorial Park, 2300 W. Van Buren. Published in the Phoenix Gazette 10/14/1982.

GLASS, Elizabeth V.

Sun City -- Elizabeth V. Glass, 86, a former stenographer in Illinois, died Nov. 23, 1982, in Boswell Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Glass, of 10027 Deanne Drive, was born in St. Anne, Illinois, and moved to Sun City in 1964 from Flossmore, Illinois. She is survived by her sister, Dorothy Alexander, of Ohio. Services were at Menke Funeral Home. Interment Chipplannock Cemetery, Rock Island, Ilinois. 11/25/1982.


1 February 1910 - 24 October 1982
Guy Glaze, 72, who had been a furniture appliance salesman, died Sunday, Oct. 24, 1982, in a Valley hospital. Gravesides services for Glaze, a Phoenix resident, were in Memory Lawn Memorial Park, 719 N. 27th Ave. Survivors include his wife, Marvel; a daughter, Karen Roler; a son, Jeff; a sister; a brother; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. The Phoenix Gazette, Tuesday, Oct. 26, 1982, p.D4

GLEASON, Brenda Jolene

Brenda Jolene Gleason, 21, moved to Arizona two years ago from her native Iowa. Mother, Verla GLEASON; a brother; three sisters survive. Published in the Phoenix Gazette 10/13/1982.


Mesa -- Kelley E. Glendinning, 33, of 1135 E. Halifax, a pilot for Sunwest Airlines, died December 31, 1981, from injuries received in a plane accident. Mr. Glendinning was born in Liberal, Kansas, and came to Arizona two years ago. He was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. Survivors include his wife, Brenda; sons, Casey and Michael; mother, Joyce WATSON and a sister. Services were at Falconer Funeral Home, 251 W. Juniper, Gilbert. 4-Jan-1982

GLINA, Masza

12 Jul 1909 - 15 Dec 1982
Masza Glina, 73, moved to Phoenix from Providence, R.I., 45 years ago and died Dec. 15, 1982, in St. Joseph's Hospital. She was a member of Beth Hebrew Congregation and Hadassah. Survived by her daughter, Hanna Furst; a brother; and two grandchildren. 12/18/1982.

GLUCK, Edna L.

Edna L. Gluck, 78, was born in Chicago and died Oct. 12, 1982, in her home at 9227 N. 33rd Pl. She is survived by six children (unnamed). Published in the Phoenix Gazette 10/13/1982


Glendale -- Services were in Arkansas for Eve Godbehere, 87, a 35-year resident of Arizona who died Nov. 14, 1982, at Phoenix Baptist Hospital. Mrs. Godbehere, a bookkeeper, was born in Moberly, Missouri. Survivors include her son, Garry; a daughter, Jenaie Hogg; a sister, eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Chapel of the Chimes handled arrangements. 11/17/1982.


Ora B. Goetschius, 92, 1932 E. Harvard, died Nov. 23, 1982. Mrs. GOetschius lived in Arizona eight years and was a member of the Rebecca Lodge and the First Congregational Church. Services were in her native Newell, Iowa. Survivors include her daughter, Delia Witter; sons, Nathan and Loys Rowen; 11 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Mercer Mortuary. 11/24/1982.

GODFREY, Paul Joseph, Sr.

Paul Joseph Godfrey, Sr., 77, died Sunday, Oct. 3, 1982, in a Valley hospital. He was born in Jessup, Pennsylvania, and moved to Phoenix in 1939. Wife, Kitty, and two sons, Paul, Jr., and Patrick, survive. The Phx Gazette 10/5/1982.

GODSIL, Thomas Edward

Thomas Edward Godsil, 26, a purchasing agent with Paul Schoonover Air Conditioning, died Nov. 26, 1982, at his residence after a long illness. Mr. Godsil was born Illinois, moved to Phoenix nine years ago. Wife, Toni Jean; daughters, Christina and Amanda; parents, Marsha Brunett and George Godsil; a brother and three grandparents. Memory Lawn Memorial Park, 719 N. 27th Ave. 11/29/1982.


Mass for Ione Goggin, 73, who was active in the Osborn Seniors Center after moving here seven years ago from Texas, will be in Whitney & Murphy Arcadia Chapel, 4800 E. Indiana School. Mrs. Goggin, 3601 N. Sixth Ave., was born in South Dakota and died Jan. 2, 1982, in St. Joseph's Hospital. She is survived by a sister, Clara SMITH of Phoenix and three brothers, Lawrence E. VEESER of Minnesota; Eugene VEESER of Illinois; William VESSER [sic] of South Dakota. Many nephews and nieces also survive. Entombment St. Francis Cemetery. Published in the Arizona Republic, Wednesday, January 5-6, 1982.


For information, call Grimshaw Bethany Chapel, 710 W. Bethany Home Road. Funeral announcement 1/7/1982.


Harry Goldinov, 73, died Tuesday, Oct. 12, 1982, in his Scottsdale home. He moved to Scottsdale 7 1/2 years ago from New York. He was a World War II Army veteran. wife, Lynn; son, Frederick; daughter, June RINGELHEIM; a sister; two grandchildren. Published in the Phoenix Gazette 10/12/1982.

GOLDSBOROUGH, Steven Michael, 29

Funeral announcement only -- For information call Grimshaw Bethany Chapel, 710 W. Bethany Home Rd. The Phx Gazette 15 Oct 1982.


Services for Marsh Goldstadt, 72, who had been a furniture salesman, were in the Leisure World Club House, 908 Power Road, Mesa. Goldstadt, a Mesa resident, died Sunday, Oct. 3, 1982, in a Valley hospital. He moved to Arizona from his native Illinois seven years ago. Survivors include his wife, Lucille; a son, James; a daughter, Holly Sexton; and a grandchild. The Phoenix Gazette 10/5/1982.

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