ELOY — James John Bloam, 66, died on Jan. 16, 2021, after a valiant battle with Non-Hodgkin lymphoma. We will hug, kiss, laugh, and share many memories. A Prayer Service will be held from 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. on February 22, 2020 at Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, 717 West Dobbins Road, Phoenix, AZ. Phoenix - Pierre Edmond Daniel Flood was born on September 6, 1984, and regretfully was called to meet his Creator on May 2, 2019. GOODYEAR VILLAGE — Joy Tracene Jones, 64, died peacefully on Jan. 5, 2021, at The Caring House in Sacaton. Wedo will forever be missed by all. Services will be held at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 750 E Baseline Rd, Phoenix, Arizona. Francine loved listening to oldies, Mexican music, old school and new school rap and R&B, all of which she danced to, whether in a club or bar, at a house, in the kitchen, or in the car. He will be greatly missed, but enthusiastically remembered. A Committal Service will immediately follow at St. Johns Cemetery, Gila River Indian Community, Laveen, Arizona. Yanni loved Mexican food. Those who knew him well remember his piercing hazel eyes, big laugh, genuine smile, bear hugs, and willingness to do anything for his kids and family because he fiercely loved his family. Ann was born on July 26, 1941 in Phoenix, AZ to Ruben and Cruz Cortez. He was born January 31, 1931 in Ascensión, Mexico to the late Atanacio and María Rodriguez Chávez. A private funeral honors ceremony will be held Thursday, December 31 at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona. Jack also loved lots of music and dancing (at Riverside, Calderon, ID’s Club, or any wedding). Arrangements entrusted to Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, Inc.  (602)-276-3601, Funeral Service:  11:00 AM, Saturday, November 23, 2019. A Funeral Mass will be held at 6:00 AM on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at St. Johns Indian Mission, 5407 West Pecos Road, Laveen, Arizona. A memorial service and celebration of life will be held around Thanksgiving 2021. Masks will be required A Funeral Mass will be held at 6:00 AM on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at St. Johns Indian Mission, 5407 West Pecos Road, Laveen, Arizona. I rock her gently, and read to her. Virginia went by her middle name Ann. Tata, your sense of humor and love for everyone will forever be missed. A Committal Service will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, December 12, 2019 at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery, 2033 North 48th Street, Phoenix, Arizona. Lawmaker wants to exploit former CG senator's loophole to soften speed limits, PCSO: Man shot and killed by roommate in Hidden Valley, Missing San Tan Valley woman found dehydrated on GRIC land, Roadwork begins in Pinal to prep for new freeway construction. Funeral services will be Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints located at 4125 West Baseline Road, Laveen, Arizona 85339. Place an Obituary. All three of them preceded him in death. He would spend hours in the gym as he would say, “Putting in work.” Yanni believed in treating you and your body with love and care. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force where he served as a jet engine mechanic at Williams AFB in Gilbert, AZ. (Due to CDC COVID guidelines, attendance will be limited to 50.). Yanni loved to read. In lieu of flowers, his baby sister is asking that you join her in making a donation in her brother's name to any cancer research organization of your choice, or either St. Jude's Children's Hospital, or the Huntman's Cancer Center in Salt Lake City, where Tony was receiving treatment. A Memorial Mass will be set at a later date for extended family and friends to attend. The prosecution was handled by Brian E. Kasprzyk and Thomas C. Simon, Assistant U.S. Phoenix- 72, went home to be with the Lord on August 9, 2020. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 12, 2020 Udall, Heinrich Seek Comment on Wild & Scenic Legislation to Protect the Gila River WASHINGTON—U.S. He is preceded in death by his mother and father, Amelia and Antonio; and his brother, Ernesto. A Funeral Service will be held at 6:00 AM, Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Maricopa Indian First Presbyterian Church, Gila River Indian Community, Laveen, AZ. He was known to be the jack of all trades with automotive work. Phoenix- Alvaro C. Rodriguez, 70, went home to be with the Lord on December 5, 2020. Arrangements entrusted to Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, Inc.  (602)-276-3601, Visitation:  6:00 - 8:00 PM, Wednesday, July 24, 2019, Rosary:  7:00 PM, Wednesday, July 24, 2019, Eliazar “Alex” R. Garza, 81, passed away Friday, July 19, 2019. On behalf of the entire Dorsey-Tarango Family we would like to extend our deepest heartfelt gratitude to the paramedics, firefighters, doctors, nurses, and staff at John C. Lincoln Hospital, the staff at the Medical Examiner’s Office, and finally Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home. MARICOPA — Henry Valencia Arias, 70, of Maricopa died on Jan. 1, 2021, in Mesa. She continued to spend her time reading various types of literature, accumulating quite a collection of books. She never knew such joy and love than when she became a mom. In the early years of his marriage he worked for Ford Motor Company as a Journeyman Electrician and when they came to Arizona he worked for, various other companies in the same field. A Drive Thru Visitation will be held from 6:00 - 8:00 PM, Saturday, August 1, 2020 at Distric 7 Amphitheater, 8035 South 83rd Avenue, Laveen, Arizona. Many of the hospital employees would often stand in her cashiering line, even if it was longer than the others, just to talk to Jessie and many said her pretty blue eyes and beautiful smile would make their day. After retiring he moved his family to Ensenada, Baja California Norte Mexico. Face masks are required to enter all facilities. We are so very thankful and grateful for your prayers, love, and support during this very different and difficult time. Francine Marie Iñiguez-Pedrego Memorial Live. Rudy and Helen loved planting and tending their organic garden. ARIZONA CITY — Alfonso Rodriguez, 72, of Arizona City died on Jan. 5, 2021. Francine was born on December 4, 1976 to parents Ted and Isabel Iñiguez. Known for her long dark curly hair, red lips, beautiful face and her contagious laugh, Francine garnered attention everywhere she went. She was born on March 14, 1983 in Phoenix, Arizona. Not a day went by that you didn’t see Yanni singing and dancing. Laveen- 53, passed away July 28, 2020. Gila River Indian Community News. Bub was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Virginia, and his sisters, Ginger and Joyce. Burial will be at the St. Francis Cemetery located at 2033 North 48th Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85008. The Gila River as it leaves the Mogollon Mountains in southwest New Mexico in the area of the Box Canyon Campground. Box 459 | Sacaton, AZ 85247 Office: 520-562-9715 | grin@gric.nsn.us Obituaries View Obituaries. (Karen Ann Musich) of California, daughter Susan Marie Musich (Chris McGrath) of Australia, son John Francis Musich (Michelle) of, California, and grandchildren Joshua Musich, Sarah Musich, Jason Rodriguez, and Zoey Rodriguez, brother Michael Musich (Mary) of. CASA GRANDE — Memorial service for Walter Bragg at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 17,  at Lighthouse Ministries, 465 W. Gila Bend Highway (boat-shaped building across the street from the Holiday Inn). A Graveside Service will be held at 7:00 AM on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at Vah-Ki Cemetery, 4150 West Casa Blanca Road, Bapchule, Arizona . She is preceded in death by her father, Boyd Sunn; mother, Theroline Bread; husband, Anthony Avery; brother, Davey Sunn; and sister, Thodora Sunn-Lucero. Lavina is survived by her father, Gregory Buckner; mother, Silvia Vanegas; brothers, Cody Buckner, Tristan Buckner, Gregory Buckner, Jr., Margarito Vanegas, Xavier Vanegas, Alejandro Vanegas, Abraham Vanegas, and Desmond Buckner; sister, Katriana Buckner; grandmothers, Marjorie Enos, and Diane Baldwin; and grandfather, Rito Vanegas. Contributed Photo: Shown are, from left, Lifeline Ambulance supervisor Mike Ortiz, Wyatt Nicholas, Brett Jones, 7th-grade basketball coach Braunson Summers, Branson Hughes, Wally Haller, and 8th-grade basketball coach Luke Ochoa. Antonio is survived by his loving wife, one daughter, two sons, one sister, and eight grandchildren. He had a diverse professional life, and worked as a bouncer at The Boogaloo, mailman, in the butcher department at Smitty’s, and retired as a cement truck driver in 2008. She always had something ready to eat or to snack on if you stopped by. Jackie had a never-ending passion for her family. Arangements entrusted to Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, Inc. (602) 276-3601 Please send a "thumbs up" to the family and let them know we are all ok. Resthaven/Carr-Tenney Mortuary & Memorial Gardens. Left to celebrate his life is his beloved mother, Songa Apodaca; father, Michael Ivery; his younger brothers, Michael A. Ivery, Jesse Ivery, Mario Ivery, Lawrence Ivery, Benjamin Chavis, Adrian Padilla; and his youngest sister, Angelina Guy (named after Angelo), and sister, Sonya Avant; ten adored nieces and nephews, and many loved cousins. As broiling 118-degree temperatures blasted the surrounding desert during one of the summer’s most intense heat waves, over 30 skaters from all over the Gila River Indian Community made their way to the District 3 Skate Park, on June 21, to participate in a worldwide skateboarding holiday … Arrangements entrusted to Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, Inc.  (602)-276-3601, Visitation: 6:00 - 10:00 PM, Saturday, July 20, 2019, Phoenix- Aaliyah Chavarria went home to be with the Lord on July 9, 2019. Related news: Gila River diversion plan divides state. If you needed advice, she was the one to call. The purpose of this website is to provide information to the public about registered sex offenders living, working or going to school within the Gila River Indian Community Reservation pursuant to Gila River Indian Community Law and Order Code GR-02-07, codified as Title 8, Chapter 8, Section 8.804.D. CHANDLER — Rosezella Walker, 83, of Chandler died on Jan. 6, 2021. Angelo was a lifelong Arizonan born on February 13, 1973 in Phoenix, Arizona to Songa B. Apodaca and Michael Ivery. McFadden’s is next door to Gila River Arena, which normally is also a magnet. It is important that we share with you this information in relation to our plan to phase out the paper application submittal with our office. A celebration of life will be held for Ann at a future date when her family can all be together. Going down to Gila River. CASA GRANDE — Robert A. She was passionate about cooking and would always say the reason her food came out so good was because she made it with love which was evident to everyone. She is preceded in death by her parents, David and Eleanor Manuel; husband, Stanley Parker; brothers, Ronald Case, and Augustine Manuel; and sister, Elizabeth Antone. He was known as the most loving and caring person you can ever meet. PHOENIX – Today, George Alonzo Renteria, 30, of Sacaton, Ariz., and a member of the Gila River Indian Community, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge G. Murray Snow to life imprisonment for first degree murder, with a consecutive sentence of ten years for committing the murder with a firearm. In lieu of flowers and to honor Jessie’s love of animals, donations can be made to Jessie’s charity of choice; The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) at aspca.org or to an animal charity of your choice. A Graveside service will immediately follow at Resthaven/Carr-Tenney Memorial Gardens,  4310 East Southern Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona. Francine was a phenomenal cook and had always dreamed of opening a restaurant called Fresca’s. Connie did not let things get her down. He is survived by his sons, Gilbert and Daniel Villaverde; brothers, Richard, Alfred, George, and Henry Madrid; sisters, Linda Gavino, Yolanda, Patricia, and Helen Madrid; and two grandchildren. A Restriction will be in place during the Visitation as groups of 10 guests will take rotations in the chapel during the Visitation. Burial will follow the Funeral Mass at Saint Francis Cemetery for immediate family members only due to COVID restrictions. -- Final resting place to follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery, 2033 North 48th Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85008. The other is Navajo Nation, with 39 confirmed cases . Arrangements entrusted to Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, Inc.  (602)-276-3601, Visitation:  12:00 PM, Sunday, March 29, 2020, Graveside Service:  3:00 PM, Sunday, March 29, 2020, Phoenix- 82, went into Heaven on March 22, 2020. Thank you. Arrangements entrusted to Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, Inc.  (602)-276-3601, Visitation:  10:30 - 11:30 AM, Saturday, August 17, 2019, Funeral Service:  11:30 AM, Saturday, August 17, 2019, Graveside Service:  10:00 AM, Monday, August 19, 2019, Phoenix - 52, went home to be with the Lord on August 6, 2019. Arrangements entrusted to Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, Inc.  (602)-276-3601, Visitation:   10:00 AM, Wednesday, December 11, 2019, Funeral Mass:  11:00 AM, Wednesday, December 11, 2019, Committal Service:  11:00 AM, Thursday, December 12, 2019, Phoenix- 66, went home to be with the Lord on Novermber 26, 2019. Take a Stand Against Teen Dating Violence . After the services, friends and family are invited to join us for an outdoor, socially distanced gathering at the home of Marc and Teresa Gibbs. Until I make my final journey across the threshold in the sky. A Memorial Service will be held from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Friday, March 22, 2019 at Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, 717 West Dobbins Road, Phoenix, AZ. Yanni’s ultimate love was music and he wore it like a cloak. Read More. Planning summer camping trips, family bike rides with the final destination always being Dairy Queen and weekend excursions to local historic monuments, museums and zoos were part of our family time together. The purpose of this website is to provide information to the public about registered sex offenders living, working or going to school within the Gila River Indian Community Reservation pursuant to Gila River Indian Community Law and Order Code GR-02-07, codified as Title 8, Chapter 8, Section 8.804.D. Content, including images, displayed on this website is protected by copyright laws. He wrote for numerous publications including Field & Stream, and New Mexico Magazine His newspaper column, "Country Sports", won many awards including 1st Place, Best Column, New Mexico Press Association (Shaefer … Wife of Phillip, and mother of Jessica and Jedidiah. I kiss my baby girl goodbye. After the NHL gave the all-clear to start dropping pucks in January, the Arizona Coyotes announced their schedule for the 2020-21 season. went home to be with the Lord on January 2, 2021. A Visitation will be at 6:00 PM, Friday, June 21, 2019, and a Funeral Service at 5:00 AM, Saturday, June 22, 2019 at District 7 Service Center, 8035 South 83rd Avenue, Laveen, AZ. Pierre was half Native American, from the Akimel O'odham and Lakota nations, and half French, from Bar-sur-Aube, France. Alfred served in the United States Army, dedicating 18 years of service retiring as a First-Class Sergeant. Marian went on to fulfill a lifelong goal and attended college during her 60’s. We are so appreciative for all you have done for us during this difficult time. Friends and family are invited to attend Annie’s Celebration of Life Service on March 07, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at South Gate Church, 2020 East Baseline Road, Phoenix, AZ 85042. Arrangements entrusted to Lowmans Arizona Funeral Home, Inc. (602) 276-3601. Lastly, Yanni was all about family. Frank served in the Army as a Sergeant from 1968-1969. Gone too soon, but never ever forgotten. This job fueled her love of books that she later instilled in her children. She took pictures of every family gathering, every holiday and every event because creating and keeping memories alive was so very important to her. No subject was off limits. Rudy is survived by his loving wife, Dora; sons, Gabriel, and Martin; brothers, Gilbert, Danny, and Richard; sisters, Angie, and Doreen; three grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Angelo was loved by so many, and he will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Access GRIC employee email here. A Graveside Service will be held at 8:00 AM on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at Santa Cruz Cemetery, Gila River Indian Community, Santa Cruz Village, Arizona. He was preceded by his wife and love of his life Simona Pedraza Chavez and son Atanasico Chavez. She made several life-long friends during her career, whom she fondly remembered long after her retirement. She later continued her education at Phoenix College and NAU. 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