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5/17/00

John A. Denning

John A. Denning, 59, of Chino Valley, died Friday, May 12, 2000, in Chino Valley.

He was born Feb. 27, 1941, in Butte, Mont., to John Sr. and Bernice (Jones) Denning.

Mr. Denning married Diana Witbeck Aug. 4, 1991, in Big Sky, Mont. They moved to Chino Valley from Idaho Falls, Idaho, in 1999.

He was a metal artist, and has a piece of his art hanging in the Founders Bank in Prescott. He was a member of Christ Community Church in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He enjoyed the outdoors, prospecting and skiing.

Survivors include his wife, Diana; son, Laife of Redwing, Minn.; daughters, Rebel Rozboom of New Prague, Minn., and Sheena McKnight and Sarah McKnight, both of Chino Valley; and sister, Carole Butler of American Falls, Idaho.

Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Christ Community Church in Idaho Falls, Idaho, with Pastor Dave Gibson officiating.

Sunrise Funeral Home helped the family with arrangements.

Clarence M. Griggs

Clarence M. Griggs, 83, of Prescott Valley, died Monday, May 15, 2000, in Prescott Valley.

He was born Oct. 7, 1916, in Crescent, Iowa, to John and Nellie (Anderson) Griggs.

Mr. Griggs worked as an aircraft mechanic for Douglas Aircraft in the Los Angeles, Calif., area until his retirement in 1980.

He moved to Arizona in 1993. He enjoyed working with computers and tracking the stock market. His family remembers him as a devoted father, grandfather and friend.

Survivors include his son, Gary Griggs of Prescott Valley; daughter, Gayle Pepper of Calabasas, Calif.; and two grandchildren.

The family plans no services.

The family suggests memorial contributions to American Heart Association, 2929 S. 48th St., Tempe, AZ 85252.

Sunrise Funeral Home helped the family with arrangements.

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