Kim Kemp
1951 - 2021
A.L. Moore-Grimshaw Mortuaries Bethany Chapel
710 West Bethany Home Road
Phoenix, AZ
Kim Kemp

Phoenix - Kim was born on November 21, 1951 at the old St. Joseph's Hospital in Phoenix, AZ to Merl and Winifred (Luplow) Kemp and passed away on July 3, 2021 at the age of 69. She was a fourth generation Arizonan and second generation native born. She was proud to be a member of a pre-statehood family.

Kim was an alum of Saint Gregory's, West High, Phoenix College and Arizona State University. After retiring from the Arizona Department of Corrections in 2006, she enjoyed travel, attending plays, visiting museums and spending time with family and friends.

Kim was preceded in death by her parents and beloved grandparents, Ronald and Dorothy (aka Bobo) Luplow and Federick and Ida May Kemp. She is survived by her sister, Billie (Tom) Ford, three nephews: Tom (Corrine), Christopher (Anai), Joel (Melissa) Ford and their families and numerous cousins.

A celebration of Kim's life will be held on Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 10:00am at the Desert Breeze Community Church, 17600 N Black Canyon Hwy., Suite 101, Phoenix, AZ 85053. In lieu of flowers, please donate in Kim's memory to the charity of your choice.

Published by The Arizona Republic from Jul. 14 to Jul. 21, 2021.
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Celebration of Life
Desert Breeze Community Church
17600 N Black Canyon Hwy., Suite 101, Phoenix, AZ
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A.L. Moore-Grimshaw Mortuaries Bethany Chapel
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Kim was a beautiful, kind soul. Praying for her and her family.
Dee Hall
July 23, 2021
You will be missed by so many in so many ways - I will miss your laughter at game night & all the kindness you showed me.
Sue Johnston
July 22, 2021
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