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Barbara Hyman-Bedford

Feb 17, 1952 - Jul 16, 2023

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Litchfield Park, AZ

Barbara Ann Hyman-Bedford, age 71, of Litchfield Park, Arizona passed away on Sunday, July 16, 2023. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www. GatesKingsley. com for the Hyman-Bedford family.

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Brenda Kay Triplett Battles

Oct 11, 1942 - Feb 15, 2024

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Litchfield Park, AZ

Brenda Kay Triplett Battles was born prematurely on 11 October 1942 in Widen, WV only 10 months after her sister Carol Triplett Ramsey. Her parents were Ernie Bidden Triplett and Opal Lovelia Fitzwater Triplett. She excelled in Clay County schools where she took the most challenging courses, graduating from Clay County High School in 1960. She participated in 4-H where she earned her Charting, Sewing, and State Leadership Pins and became a West Virginia 4-H All-Star. She attended Alderson Broaddus College earning her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing through the U.S. Army student nursing program. She became a licensed RN in WV and entered the Army in 1964. She maintained her nursing license until 2013. Kay was both a diabetic and a diabetic educator; she taught Dining with Diabetes courses for many years. Her career in the Army consisted of a Basic Officer Training Course at Fort Sam Houston Army Medical Field Service school in TX. She was then assigned to Womac Army Hospital, Fort Bragg, NC where she took care of patients returning from the Dominican Republic and met her future husband, Fred Clifton Battles. Subsequently, she was assigned to the 36th Evacuation Hospital in Vung Tau, Vietnam. During this time, she enjoyed a trip to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia where she and Fred were married. Her time in Vietnam ended in 1967 and she returned to Womack Army Hospital. Kay left military service to start her family in June 1967. Family life followed Fred’s military career and took the family to Fort Sill, OK, Fort Benning, GA, Fort Bliss, TX, Fort Greeley, AK, and Fort Hood, TX. While at Fort Hood, Kay earned her Masters degree from Texas Woman’s University and taught at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. The family moved to Pt Marion, PA and Kay taught at the West Virginia University School of Nursing for many years. While at WVU she helped organize the Vietnam Veterans Chapter 306 in Morgantown, WV and was the founding president. After leaving WVU, Kay worked at the Sharpe State Hospital, Weston, WV, followed by working for the West Virginia State Health Department in many positions; her last position was working with Disease Surveillance/Epidemiology in Charleston, WV followed by retirement in 2000 to care for her mother in Clay, WV. Kay volunteered throughout her life with 4-H and was a well-loved camp nurse for many years as well. She was active in a quilting group wherever she lived and was always willing to help those in need. She volunteered for many years with the quilt group in preparation for the annual Golden Delicious Apple Festival in Clay, WV and was the Golden Delicious Festival Belle in 2016. In 2018, Kay moved to Litchfield Park, AZ to be a full-time grandmother and find a new quilting club. Kay was preceded in death by her mother, Opal Lovelia Fitzwater Triplett, her father, Ernie Bidden Triplett, and her brother Larry Allen Triplett. She is survived by her husband, Fred Clifton Battles; her children Fred Edgar Battles and his wife Svetlana Rahimzhanova Battles, and Mary Johanna Battles Long and her fiancée Jason Paul Sikora; her sisters Linda Carol Triplett Ramsey of Blanco, TX, and Sharon Johanna Triplett Cummings of Gassaway, WV; her grandchildren, Nicholas Edward Battles, Sophia Michelle Long, Anastasia Cerise Battles, Steven Walter Battles, Andrew Mason Battles, Alina Mae Battles, and Luca Ronin Battles; and any other family members throughout the country. Please join us for a memorial service honoring Brenda Kay Battles life on March 1st at 12:00 pm, to be held at Abrazo Funeral Home and Cremation, at 1075 S Idaho Rd, Apache Junction, AZ 85119 She will be buried with honors at Arlington National Cemetery, VA. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to the diabetic association or GoFundMe page for WVU Clay County 4-H program. Kay was a lifelong diabetic and diabetic educator. She was also always helping in one way or another with the 4-H program and camp that her mother helped start. WVU Clay County 4-H camp To to the family or in memory of Brenda Kay (Triplett) Battles, please

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Elsy Castillo Pena

Mar 18, 1944 - Feb 21, 2024

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Litchfield Park, AZ

Elsy Castillo Pena, 79, passed away on February 21,2024, in her home in Litchfield Park, Arizona. She was born on March 18, 1944, in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico. Elsy was a caring, compassionate, and loving wife, mother,grandmother, sister, and Tia. She loved to dance, laugh, and cared deeply for others. Elsy taught elementary in Garzayala, Mexico, and was a teacher to many of her nieces and nephews. Elsy passed away surrounded by her loved ones after a 6-year battle with Alzheimer’s Dementia. She is preceded by her husband Ramon Garza Pena, son Ramon Efrain Pena and parents Andres and Dora Castillo. Elsy is survived by her sons Noel, Roger, Victor, and daughter Dianira. Her legacy will live on through her 15 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren that greatly adored her. She is dearly loved by her son-in-law and daughter-in-laws.She will be missed by family and friends.

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Francisco Bernal Gonzalez

May 01, 1927 - Feb 13, 2024

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Litchfield Park, AZ

Francisco Bernal Gonzalez, age 96, of Litchfield Park, Arizona passed away on Tuesday, February 13, 2024. Francisco was born in Ahuacatlan, Nayarit, Mexico. Francisco is survived by his son Marco, daughter Patricia and his grandchildren David and Sabrina. We're hoping he's now golfing pain free. A visitation for Francisco will be held Monday, February 26, 2024 at 9:00 AM and the funeral service will follow at 11:00 AM at Greenwood Memory Lawn Mortuary Chapel, 719 North 27th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85009. The committal will occur at 12:00 PM at Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery.

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Yvette Espil Hutcheson

Jul 12, 1950 - Jan 09, 2024

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Litchfield Park, AZ

Yvette Espil Hutcheson of Litchfield Park passed away peacefully on January 9, 2024 at the age of 73. Yvette was born July 12, 1950 in Litchfield Park to the late Pete and Yvonne Espil. She attended Agua Fria High School and retired from the Postal Service and Northern Arizona University. Yvette was preceded in death by her husband Joe Hutcheson. She is survived by her brother Michel Espil, sister Denise Landa (Espil), 3 nieces, a nephew and 7 great nieces and great nephews. A private family service will be held in her honor at a later date. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to Hospice of the Valley.

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Yin Kwong Huang

Nov 21, 1936 - Dec 26, 2023

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Litchfield Park, AZ

Yin Kwong Huang, age 87, of Litchfield Park, Arizona passed away on Tuesday, December 26, 2023. A visitation for Yin will be held Sunday, January 7, 2024 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Greenwood Memory Lawn, 719 North 27th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85009. Following the visitation will be a graveside service at 12:00 PM at Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, 2300 W Van Buren, Phoenix, AZ 85009.

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Maria Costanzo

Nov 26, 1946 - Dec 19, 2023

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Litchfield Park, AZ

Maria Costanzo, 77, of Litchfield Park, Arizona sadly left us December 19th, 2023 following a long illness. Maria is survived by her husband of 53 years, Angelo, son Mario and wife Pamela, granddaughter Maya, brother Salvatore. Maria was predeceased by her father Frederico, mother Maria, brother Joseph and sister Gina. Viewing will be held on December 28th, from 3p-7p at Surprise Funeral Care, 16063 West Bell Road, Surprise Arizona. Funeral Mass will be held on December 29th at 9:45am at St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Avondale Arizona with Interment to follow at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery.

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Roberta Kelso

Died : Oct 05, 2023

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Litchfield Park, AZ

Roberta Kelso, of Litchfield Park, Arizona passed away on Thursday, October 5, 2023. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www. RemmertFuneralHome. com for the Kelso family.

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John Gonzales

Feb 17, 1949 - Oct 01, 2023

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Litchfield Park, AZ

John Rosales Gonzales, age 74, of Litchfield Park, Arizona passed away on Sunday, October 1, 2023. A visitation for John will be held Sunday, October 8, 2023 from 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM at West Resthaven Funeral Home, 6450 West Northern Ave, Glendale, Arizona 85301. A rosary will occur Sunday, October 8, 2023 at 6:00 PM, 6450 West Northern Ave, Glendale, Arizona 85301. A mass of christian burial will occur Monday, October 9, 2023 at 12:00 PM at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 5614 West Orangewood Avenue, Glendale, Arizona 85301. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www. westresthavenfuneralhome. com for the Gonzales family.

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Shamoon Toomehshirabad

Jan 22, 1928 - Aug 01, 2023

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Litchfield Park, AZ

Shamoon Toomehshirabad, age 95, of Litchfield Park, Arizona passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2023. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www. phoenixmemorialmortuary. com for the Toomehshirabad family.

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Shamoon Toomehshirbad

Jan 22, 1928 - Aug 01, 2023

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Litchfield Park, AZ

Shamoon Toomehshirbad, age 95, of Litchfield Park, Arizona passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2023. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www. phoenixmemorialmortuary. com for the Toomehshirbad family.

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