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Jean Paxton Hienton

1922 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Hienton, Jean Paxton
Jean Paxton Hienton, 93, passed away peacefully on February 11, 2016. A native Arizonan, she was born in Tucson in 1922 where she attended grade school. Her family moved to Tolleson in 1930. Jean graduated from Tolleson High School and attended the University of Arizona in the 1940s. She married her husband Clarence in 1943. Clarence and Jean moved to Phoenix in 1947 and spent the rest of their lives in Phoenix. Jean is preceded in death by Clarence (her husband of 63 years), her parents, Joseph F. Paxton and Agnes O. Paxton and her brother, Joseph G. Paxton. Jean is survived by her son Joe of Phoenix, Jim (and Jim's wife, Diane) of Phoenix, daughter Terrie of Phoenix, granddaughter Alison Harris (and Alison's husband, Adam, and their children, Presley and Peter) of Newport Beach, CA, granddaughter Jennifer of Chicago and grandson Matthew (and his wife Sarah) of New York City. A Private Service will be held. Final arrangements were entrusted to Greenwood Memory Lawn Mortuary, 719 N. 27th Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona 85009.

Published in The Arizona Republic on Feb. 24, 2016
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