Alfonso B. Castillo, 78, of Phoenix, AZ, passed away February 27, 2003. He was born November 18, 1924 in New Mexico. Survivors include wife-Maria L. Castillo, his daughter Elena (Helen) Moreno, 2 sons Alfonso L. Castillo, and Rudy L. Castillo.... More
Published in The Arizona Republic from Mar. 2 to Mar. 8, 2003
Antonia Gutierrez Castro , 56, of Phoenix, passed away on August 15, 2003 in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born on February 6, 1947 in Somerton, Arizona. She retired from Qwest in April 2003 with 23 years of service. She was a very loving and caring... More
Published in The Arizona Republic from Aug. 20 to Aug. 21, 2003
Castro, Gonzala E. age 77, passed away in Peoria, Arizona on June 4, 2012. Gonzala was born in Mesa, Arizona on December 25, 1934. She is preceded in death by her husband Camilo C. Castro. She is survived by her daughter Debra; sons Rick and... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on June 6, 2012
Published online on June 24, 2013 courtesy of Dignity Memorial.
Cervantez, Jacinto Gregorio 82, born September 12, 1929 in Spreckels, CA, died July 13, 2012 in Litchfield Park, AZ. He fought several illnesses over the last 5 years while always keeping a positive outlook on life and spending quality time... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on July 18, 2012
Pedro Chapa, Sr ., Our beloved Pedro Chapa Sr. entered into rest September 2, 2008 at home with his family. Viewing will be Thursday, September 4, 2008 5PM-8PM at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Tolleson, Arizona. Funeral Mass will be Friday... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on Sept. 4, 2008
Jean Elizabeth (Danini) Chapman, 78, of Tolleson, Arizona, passed peacefully on April 7, 2004. Jean was born in Memphis, Tennessee on November 10, 1925. She moved to Tolleson with Chappy in 1945. Jean was a self-taught artist and marketed her... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on Apr. 11, 2004
Judy A. Chavez, 64, of Litchfield Park passed away April 11, 2005. Mrs. Chavez was born February 11, 1941, in Marlow, Oklahoma. She moved to Arizona in 1953. She was an Office Manager until her early retirement at the age of 50. Mrs. Chavez is... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on Apr. 14, 2005
David Chayrez, Sr., 59, Phoenix, Arizona, passed away. Survivors include parents: Alejandro & Leanor Chayrez, daughters: Isabel (Mike) Rivera & Elaine (Michael) Lopez, sons: David (Gina) Chayrez & Cipriano (Rebecca) Chayrez, brothers: Alex Jr.,... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on May 11, 2005
Chilcoat, John Franklin John Franklin Chilcoat passed away September 10, 2009 at his home in Litchfield Park. He was born May 27, 1934 in Phoenix, AZ to Miller and Hazel Chilcoat. He is survived by his wife of 54 years Bertha, 3 children, Frank... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on Sept. 13, 2009
Candelaria C. Childress, 73, of Goodyear AZ, passed away December 16, 2002 and was born February 2, 1929 in Phoenix, AZ. Preceded in death by sister, Esperanza Hill and grandson Jeremy Silva. Survivors include her husband, Gene Childress;... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on Dec. 20, 2002
Leon C. Christensen , 50, of Glendale, Arizona, a U.S. Marines veteran of 2 tours in Vietnam, a Taxi Driver for Dollar Taxi, passed away in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Thursday, April 27, 2000. Services will be private. Arrangements entrusted to ... More
Published online on Apr. 28, 2000 courtesy of Advantage Crystal Rose Funeral Home .
Billy "Iggy" Coker Sr. born March 8, 1943 in Atoka, OK. Raised in Mesa, Az, left us on June 15, 2003. Survived by 4 children, Billy Coker Jr., Vicki Parsons, Pamila Burklow, and Jeff Coker; 8 grandchildren, David, Mark, Mandy, Brandon, Cheslynn,... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on June 19, 2003
Contreras, Angel Jr. Angel Contreras Jr., age 51, of Phoenix, passed away April 29, 2013. His visitation will be from 4:00 - 6:00 P.M. Monday May 13, 2013. Funeral Service to follow from 6:00 - 8:00 P.M. at Advantage Crystal Rose Funeral Home... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on May 8, 2013
Ramona Watson Cook , 77, of Avondale, Arizona, passed away on Wednesday, April 19, 2000. Memorial services are scheduled for Saturday, April 22, 2000, 5 p.m., at Crystal Rose Funeral Home , 9155 West Van Buren, Tolleson, Arizona. ... More
Published online on Apr. 21, 2000 courtesy of Advantage Crystal Rose Funeral Home .
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JUAN CORONA, age 37, passed away in Tempe, AZ on January 2, 2014. Juan was born in Chihuahua, MX on September 29, 1976. He is survived by his parents Martin and Nohemi; his wife of 7 years Lizbeth; son Francisco; 2 daughters Mia and Aracely; and 4... More
Published online on Jan. 6, 2014 courtesy of Dignity Memorial.
Nicolas H. Cortez (alias) El Toro Born 6/26/30 passed away 6/8/04. Toro as everyone new him was a Jack of all trades. A Landscaper Gr-oundskeeper, Cement layer and a self employed Musician. He played the drums, bajo sexto, guitar, bass, and... More
Published in The Arizona Republic from June 12 to June 14, 2004
Leonard C. Cortina, 46, of Tolleson, Arizona, passed away August 9, 2004. Visitation will be held 5-8 PM, Thursday, August 12, 2004 at Crystal Rose Funeral Home, 9155 W. Van Buren St., Tolleson, AZ. Services will be held 9:00 AM, Friday, August... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on Aug. 12, 2004
Cox, Rodney W. Sr. 46 of Phoenix, passed away on March 7, 2009. "PHOENIX HELLS ANGEL". Survived by; wife; Kimberly, daughter; Raqhel (Dwight Watts) , son; Rodney Cox Jr., mother; Dorothy Cox-Ross, brothers; Rocky and Richard Cox, sisters;... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on Mar. 11, 2009
Jesus Ramos Cruz , 81 years, of Glendale, Arizona, passed away January 31, 2003. He was born May 30, 1921 in Zacatecas, Mexico. Survived by his daughters: Rosa Saldana, Hortencia Cruz; son Ruben Cruz sisters: Carmen Cruz De Bonilla & Maria... More
Published in The Arizona Republic from Feb. 5 to Feb. 6, 2003
Published online on Dec. 17, 2012 courtesy of Dignity Memorial.
Catherine (Lula) Espinoza Cuen, 99, of Tolleson, AZ passed peacefully on April 22, 2003. She was born in Phoenix, AZ, on March 22, 1904 to Carlos and Jesus Espinoza. She was a native of Tolleson. She was preceded in death by her husband Fernando... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on Apr. 24, 2003
Margarito De La Riva of Tolleson, AZ age 86 passed on December 10, 2012.... More
Published online on Dec. 11, 2012 courtesy of Dignity Memorial.
Maria Teresa Escoto de Sustiata, 100, of Phoenix, AZ, died July 16, 2006. Visitation will be held from 5:00 - 8:00 PM, Wednesday, July 19th with services held 9:00 AM Thursday, July 20th @ Crystal Rose Funeral Home, 9155 W. Van Buren St.,... More
Published in The Arizona Republic on July 19, 2006