Linda D. Butts

Butts, Linda D. ("Dee Dee")
70, of Phoenix, passed away from pneumonia on December 30, 2012 while on vacation in Indiana. She was a Loving Wife, Mother, and Friend to all she met. She was born on February 3, 1942 in Tacoma, Washington. She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Chuck; son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Shelly Butts; sisters Jan Van Balen, Judith Mentkowski, and Susan Bowman; three grandsons, and one great-granddaughter. A celebration of her life will be held on February 9th at 1:00 PM at Phoenix Friends Church, 8055 N. 39th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ. "In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Association or Phoenix Children's Hospital."

Published in The Arizona Republic on Feb. 6, 2013