RACKLEY, EarlEarl Rackley, 66, of Tempe, died Feb. 12, 1994. He was born in Stuart, Oklahoma, and was a retired steelworker. Wife, Ruby; daughters, Judy BEDWELL and Debbie McGLIBERY; sons, Ken and Danny; sister, Etta Mae; brothers, Harvey, Virgil, Henry and Verl; eight grandchildren. City of Mesa Cemetery, 1212 N. Center St. Published in the Arizona Republic 2/15/1994.
RADEBAUGH, Charles MilburnCharles Milburn Radebaugh, 89, of Mesa, died Feb. 11, 1994. He was born in Paxton, Illinois, and was a retired salesman and a mason. Wife Ethel; dau. Sally Jo; sisters Marie KLINGENBERGER and Juanita THOMPSON; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Falconer Funeral Home. Published in the Arizona Republic 2/12/1994.
RADEMACHER, Robert WilfordRobert Wilford Rademacher, 62, of Sun City, a realtor, was born in Hillside, N. J., and died Oct. 31, 1994. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and American Legion Post No. 62. Survivors include his wife, Mary; daughters, Sandra Woods, Deborah Moore, and Jennifer; sons, Robert, Jr., Stephen, John and Jeffrey; stepdaughter, Sandra White; sisters, Nancy Hobart, Carol Koenig, Mary Sue Fredericks and Marlene Kleindeist; 11 grandchildren. 2 Nov 1994.
RADER, Blanche E.Blanche E. Rader, 91, of Glendale, died Aug. 1, 1994. She was born in Paris, Texas, and was a retired packing supervisor. Survivors include her several nieces and nephews. Services Epworth Methodist Church, Phoenix. Thursday, August 4, 1994.
RAINEY, Braiden FordBraiden Ford Rainey, 10, of Gilbert, died July 31, 1994. He was a fifth grade student at Houston Elementary School and a Boy Scout. Parents, Nylene and Kevin; sister, Kilie J.; brother, Jenson M.; grandparents, Jean and Vert Gillespie and Carolyn and Larry; and great-grandparents. Tempe Mortuary. 8/3/1994.
RAJSKI, Patrick NahsPatrick Nahs Rajski, 32, of Chandler, an assistant manager of new opportunity development with U. S. West, died June 14, 1994. He was born in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Survivors include his wife, Lori Ann; son, Nash; mother, Patricia; sisters, Pamela Keller, Mary Gorski, Laurie, Patti and Peggy; and brothers, Peter, Paul, Christopher and Scott. 6/18/1994.
RALSTON, Henry LouisHenry Louis Ralston, 75, of Las Vegas, formerly of Arizona, died June 14, 1994. He was a salesman. He was born in Rockaway, New York. Wife, Maxine; daughter, Audree Thurman; son, Jeffrey; sister, May McCracken; two grandchildren. Green Acres Cemetery, Scottsdale. Published in the Arizona Republic 6/16/1994.
RAMBERG, HelaineHelaine Ramberg, 74, of Chandler, died Aug. 3, 1994. She was born in Elmhurst, N.Y., and was a retired secretary for Sperry Electronics. Survivors include her daughter, Joan Drake; son, James Foley, Jr.; brother, Edward Barnola; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Mass at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Chandler. Bueler Mortuary. Thursday, August 4, 1994.
RAMBO, Jack M.Jack M. Rambo, Sr., 81, of Gilbert, died Jan. 31, 1994. He was born in Cadillac, Michigan, and was an aircraft machinist. Daughter, Barbara; sons, Jack M., Jr., and Dick; sisters, Dorothy Rockwell and Edna Williams; brothers, Walter and William; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Valley of the Sun Memorial Park, Chandler. 2/2/1994.
RAMEY, Joyce L.Joyce L. Ramey, 64, of Glendale, died Feb. 11, 1994. She was born in Star Junction, Pennsylvania, and was a homemaker. Husband, Daniel; daughters, Pamela S. Lambie and Sandra L. Paul; brothers, Byron E. and George B. Connor; and three grandchildren. Published in the Arizona Republic 2/15/1994.
RAMIREZ, Francisco 'Poncho'Francisco "Poncho" Ramirez, 74, of Salome, died Feb. 16, 1994. He was born in Mexico and was a farm worker and a U.S. Army veteran. Wife, Evangelista; daughters, Lupe, Margie, Angie, Esther, Irene, Suzanne, Sylvia and Gloria; sons, Frank, Augustine and Rosendo; sister, Elodia; brothers, Richard and Vacilio; 33 grandchildren and 38 great-grandchildren. St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church. Botimer Funeral Home. 2/18/1994.
RAMIREZ, Joe R.Joe R. Ramirez, 63, of Casa Grande, died Feb. 3, 1994. He was born in Miami, Arizona, and was a laborer. Wife, N. Annette; sisters, Pina Guadiana, Tommie Lopez and Delores Barret; and brothers, Paul and Manuel. Simes Casa Grande Funeral Home. 2/5/1994.
RAMIREZ, Luis Martin Jr.8/20/1994.
RAMIREZ, RudyRudy Ramirez, 65, of Tolleson, died Feb. 11, 1994. He was born in Tolleson and was a farm laborer. Survivors include his sister, Maria ORTEGA and brother, Raymond. Services Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 312 N. 93rd Ave. Tolleson Funeral Home. Published in the Arizona Republic 2/16-17/1994.
RANDALL, Elayne K.Elayne K. Randall, 69, of Prescott, died March 22, 1994. She was born in Cincinnati, and was a former travel agent. Husband, Frank; daughters, Carol Diezel, Sandie Mawhinnie and Debbie Robson; seven grandchildren. Trinity Presbyterian Church, Prescott. 3/24/1994.
RANDALL, Virginia E.Virginia E. Randall, 92, of Cottonwood, died May 16, 1994. She was born in Iowa and was a homemaker. Survivors include her stepdaughter, Betty Lou Wagstaff. St. Cecelia's Mission, Clarkdale. 19 May 1994.
RASMUSSEN, Dale L.Dale L. Rasmussen, 61, of Tempe, died Jan. 29, 1994. He was born in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, and was a retired computer analyst. Survivors include his wife, Mary; daughters, Kathryn Crane and Susan Hite; sons, David and Gary; mother, Margaret; brothers, Robert and Neil; and four grandchildren. Services Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Tempe. 2/1/1994.
RAU, Rosella M.Rosella M. Rau, 81, of Scottsdale, died Reb. 9, 1994. She was born in Fayette County, Iowa, and was a cosmetologist. Survivors include her daughters, Car..., Joann Wilson, Linda Tingstrom... Karen; sisters, Leona Ulbr..., ... Bauer, Doris Wegner, Helen D., Virginia Lamm; and three grandchildren. Services Daniel the Prophet Catholic Church, Scottsdale. 2/11/1994. RAUBA, Richard Ronald Sr. Richard Ronald Rauba, Sr., 58, of Kuttawa, Kentucky, the owner of the Family Tree Flea Market, died Feb. 5, 1994. Survivors include his sons, Richard, Jr., and Douglas Michael; brothers, Ronald and John; friend, Phyllis Beck; and several nieces and nephews. Services were held in Kentucky. Dunn's Funeral Home, Kentucky. The Arizona Republic Thursday, Feb. 10, 1994.
RAYMOND, Marjory E.Marjory E. Raymond, 81, of Tempe, a teacher, died May 12, 1994. She was born in California and was a teacher. Survivors include her husband, John C.; sister, Joyce Edmonds. Services were at Friendship Village Activities Center in Tempe. 19 May 1994.
REDDING, Julia Amy8/24/1994.
REED, Minna P.Minna P. Reed, 55, of Mesa, died July 26, 1994. She was born in Lansing, Michigan. Husband, Jack L.; daughters, Brigitte and Tanya Kephart and Linda Meuchel; son, Charles Kephart; parents, William Keuster Topping and Ester Sackrider; sister, Marian Coffey; one grandchild. Mountain View Memorial Gardens, Mesa. 8/6/1994.
REESE, Reanie MayReanie May Reese, 91, of Tucson, died Feb. 14, 1994. She was born in Maple, Oklahoma, and was a homemaker. Daughters, Pauline Lutz and Betty Hammond; son, Lawrence Watts; 17 grandchildren and 50 great-grandchildren and 50 great-great-grandchildren. Caldwell Funeral Home, Safford. 2/17-18/1994.
REINCH, Virginia KatherineVirginia Katherin Reinch, 87, of Avondale, a homemaker, died May 15, 1994. She was born in Wheeling, West Virginia. Survivors include her daughter, Dotty Baker and two grandchildren. Services have been held. Avondale Funeral Home. Friday, May 20, 1994., CL18.
REITZ, Arthur LeeArthur Lee Reitz, 69, of Phoenix, died June 10, 1994. He was born in Wheatland, Wyoming, and was a government inspector and a World War II and Korean War Navy veteran. Wife, Marguerite; three brothers. National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona. 6/15/1994.
RENDON, Manuel M.Manuel M. Rendon, 83, of Ajo, a retired gas car operator for Phelps Dodge Corp., died Feb. 5, 1994. He was born in Mexico. Survivors include his wife, Helen; daughters, Rachel Hess, Norma McKay and Virginia Leatherwood; sons, Arthur and Manuel; sisters, Dolores Chase and Florencia Nevarez; 20 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Visitation Tuesday Douglas Funeral Home, Ajo. Rosary Tuesday Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Ajo. Mass Wednesday at the church. the Arizona Republic Tuesday, February 8, 1994.
RENFRO, Robert James Sr.Robert James Renfro, Sr., 75, of Phoenix, died Jan. 30, 1994. He was born in La Porte, Indiana, and was a retired supervising auditor and a World War II Army Air Forces veteran. Son, Robert J., II, survives. Services were in the Life Center of Beatitudes Campus of Care, 1694 W. Glendale Ave. 2/1/1994.
RENNELL, Virginia A.Virginia A. Rennell, a dental secretary, died Feb. 6, 1994. She was born in New York City. Survivors include her husband, James; daughters, Christine and Lynn; sons, Michael and James; sister, Donna Gardon; six grandchildren. Memorial Mass Tuesday St. Mary' Catholic Church, 230 W. Galveston St., Chandler, with a second Mass to be held in Plymouth, Michigan. Botimer Funeral Home, Inc. the Arizona Republic Tuesday, February 8, 1994.
RENNER, MildredMildred Renner, 77, of Sun City, died May 19, 1994. She was born in Chicago and was a homemaker. Husband, James C.; sons, Gary and Thomas; sister, Ruth Palmer; and four grandchildren. Sunland Memorial Park. 5/23/1994.
RENNISON, Margarete ElsaMargarete Elsa Rennison, 79, of Sun City, was born in Germany and died March 21, 1994. She was a homemaker. Husband, Wallace; daughter, Edda Davis; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild. Services Fountain of Life Lutheran Church. Sunland Mortuary. 3/24/1994.
REYES, Annie SandersAnnie Sanders Reyes, 79, of Globe, a retired National Park Services employee, died March 19, 1994. She was born in Ballinger, Texas. Husband, Frank; daughter, Patty Weech; sons, Mel Sanders, Lamar Sanders and Ted Ruddell; brother Jack Moreland. Globe Cemetery. The AZ Republic 3/24/1994.
REYNOLDS, John H.John H. Reynolds, 65, of Mesa, died Feb. 10, 1994. He was born in Bay City, Mich., retired real estate broker and a Korean War Air Force veteran. Wife Lucille; dau. Rosemary; two sisters; three brothers. Green Acres Mortuary. Published 2/12/1994.
REYNOLDS, Mildred NeomaMildred Neoma Reynolds, 80, of Apache Junction, died March 22, 1994. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her daughters, Louise Sheppard and Neoma Buhl; sisters, Anna Belle White, Eva Heidi and Esther Kidder; brothers, Edgar and Raymond Stoumbaugh; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. 3/24/1994.
RHEINLANDER, Pauline D.Pauline D. Rheinlander, 87, of Scottsdale, died May 22, 1994. She was born in Rock Springs, Wyoming, and was a homemaker. Daughter, Pauline R. Adams; son, Robert H.; brother, Dr. Harvey Rey Dearstyne; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. 5/24/1994.
RICCI, Helen Naylor16 September 1923 - 4 August 1994
Helen Naylor Ricci, of Phoenix, died Aug. 4, 1994. She was born in Philomath, Oregon, and was owner of the Phoenix Academy of Beauty. Son, Gary; sisters, Gladys Luther, Mary Rankin and Louise Ellison; and brother, Harry Cromwell. Hansen Mortuary, 8314 N. 7th St. Mass at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church. 8/6/1994.