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Carolyn Ann Arredondo


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Carolyn Ann Arredondo

Tempe - Arredondo, Carolyn Ann, 80, entered the gates of heaven on December 29, 2018. She was born in Port Arthur, Texas on December 21, 1938 to Irving and Gertie Mae Reed, whom both preceded her in death. Carolyn was a school teacher and/or guidance counselor at Palmcroft Elementary (Yuma, AZ), Ritter Elementary, Arredondo Elementary, Rover Elementary, Kyrene Middle School and Akimel Middle School. Carolyn was also very active in the Pop Warner Football Association. Carolyn's father, Irving, was a Baptist minister and she loved to play the piano and organ in his churches.

She was among the first graduating class at Camelback High School (1956) and was a sister of the Chi Omega Sorority at Arizona State University graduating with an Education Degree in 1960.

Carolyn is survived by her younger sister Sandi (Ron) Phifer; sons Robert Jr. (Cathy) and David; step-sons Roy and Andy Arredondo; niece Kim Phifer, nephew Ronald (Paige) Phifer; ten grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

A celebration of Carolyn's life will be held on Tuesday January 29, 2019 at 5:00 pm at Cross PoinTempe Church 1001 E. Southern Ave., Tempe, AZ 85282.

In lieu of flowers, please support and make donations to Friendship Village Tempe and Hospice of the Valley
Published in The Arizona Republic from Jan. 12 to Jan. 19, 2019
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