Claudia-ELLQUIST-Obituary

Claudia ELLQUIST

Tucson, Arizona

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ELLQUIST, Claudia It is with great sadness that Claudia has passed away November 17, 2018. She was 70 years old. She led a wonderful life filled with helping the spirit and advancement of people. She is preceded in death by her mother, Virginia and her previous husbands, Charles Minner and Warren...

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Claudia was an inspiring tireless hero. She deserved our admiration. I am blessed to have known her and have good memories of her passionate conversations. Godspeed, you great woman of Pima County.

I had the great good fortune to know Claudia! Her wisdom is well known, but it is her wit and compassion which are strongest in my memory. Such a powerful, kind, and righteous spirit are not often encountered in this lifetime. I continue to be humbled...


I would like to express my sincerest condolences for your loss. May the God of all comfort give you his peace at this very difficult time. Php 4:6,7

Claudia, I will so miss you so much. Your wisdom and calming ways will be so missed in our Green Party work. Love,jacqui

John, Remember old friends are the Best. Thinking of you as you begin your journey without Claudia by your side...she will always be with you.

How I miss you, my friend.
Many years of memories: sitting on your front porch, watering the Sunflowers, the symbol of the Green Party. They grow at my house now. Sharing together our great love of cooking n dish washing, at restaurants n taco stands.
Your face is like Sunflowers, always open to follow the sun.

Claudia was a wonderful person, one of a kind, and will be missed by many. We have been friends for about 16 years, since I moved to Tucson, and we worked together on many campaigns, projects, and some fun things too. I was honored to be her campaign manager when she ran for Pima County Attorney in 2004 and 2008. I co-chaired with her the managing of the National Green Party Convention here in Tucson in 2006. We also worked together hard on several campaigns for State Legislature, a number of...

Our sincere condolences to the Ellquist family in the loss of your dear love one. Our prayers are as yours, that God provide his care and comfort you each day.
- Psalms 145:18,19

May the God of all comfort be with you during this difficult time