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Obituary: Phyllis Jean Henning

Phyllis Jean Henning, age 72, died Tuesday, July 12, 2005, at her home in Prescott. She was born May 9, 1933, in Chicago, Ill., to Roy and Mercedes (Nelles) Henning.

Ms. Henning moved to Prescott from California in 1995.

Survivors include her sisters, Jackie Ackerman (Wes) of Rancho Palos Verde, Calif., Marilyn Smith of Waukegan, Ill., Carol Kelly (Jim) of Prescott and Patricia McCourt of Canton, Mass.; five nephews and two nieces. She was preceded in death by her father, Roy in 1937, her mother, Mercedes in 1998, and a nephew, Roy in 1984.

A visitation with family and friends will be held at noon, Tuesday, July 19, 2005, at Sunrise Funeral Home’s Chapel, with the commemoration service, in honor of Ms. Henning, to follow at 1 p.m. Burial will take place at Ridgewood Cemetery in Chicago, Ill., at a later date.

The family was cared for by Sunrise Funeral Home & Crematory in Prescott Valley.

(Information provided by survivors.)

Merle Dean Marchando

Merle Dean Marchando passed away on July 5, 2005, in Phoenix. He was born in Los Angeles, Calif., to Joseph and Lily Marchando on April 25, 1938. He was a long-time resident of Prescott.

He is survived by his brothers, Michael Marchando and Donald Lindstrom; his sisters, Vaunda Roland, Kitty Dickson, Donna Marchando and Nancy Radcliff; his wife, Barbara; his children, Lori Carreiro, Brian Marchando, Terri Kettle; and grandchildren, Tony, Lisa, BJ, Joey, Chelsea, Sheyanne, Travis and Brenna.

(Information provided by survivors.)

James E. Osborn

James E. Osborn, age 87, of Sun City, died July 14, 2005, in Prescott.

James had a distinguished 30-year career with the University of Illinois followed by consulting with other educational institutions. James served in the Navy during WWII, continuing in the reserves, retiring as a commander.

James was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy. He is survived by daughters, Pamela Osborn Singhania of Lake Jackson, Texas, and Penelope Osborn of Prescott; two grandchildren and a great grandson.

A memorial service will be held at Sunland Memorial Park in Sun City on July 21, 2005, at 1 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be sent to the Margaret T. Morris Center, 878 Sunset Ave., Prescott, AZ 86305.

The Hampton Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.

(Information provided by survivors.)

George E. Moll

George E. Moll, 78, of Prescott Valley, born Sept. 19, 1926, in Detroit, Mich., died Sunday, July 17, 2005, in Prescott Valley.

Services will be private.

Arrangements by Chino Valley Funeral Home.

Lena Elizabeth Lee

Lena Elizabeth Lee, 94, of Cordes Lakes, born Feb. 15, 1911, in Salem, Va., died Friday, July 15, 2005, in Cordes Lakes.

Rosary will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 20, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Mayer, with Mass following at 10:30 a.m. Graveside service will be at 1 p.m. the same day at Resthaven Park Cemetery in Glendale.

Jennie Tipton

Jennie Tipton, 89, of Prescott Valley, born Feb. 14, 1916, in Venango, Pa., died Friday, July 15, 2005, in Prescott Valley.

A private cremation took place at the Arizona Wakelin Bradshaw Crematory.

Alvin A. Moore

Alvin A. Moore, 89, of Prescott, born March 18, 1916, in Port Byron, Ill., died Sunday, July 17, 2005, at Yavapai Regional Medical Center.

Memorial services will be at 4 p.m. today at Arizona Ruffner Wakelin Funeral Home. Private cremation will take place at the Bradshaw Crematory in Prescott Valley.

Arrangements by Arizona Ruffner Wakelin Funeral Home.

Constance S. Brevig

Constance S. Brevig, 78, of Prescott, born Dec. 10, 1926, in Brooklyn, N.Y., died Saturday, July 16, 2005, in Prescott.

Memorial Mass will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 19, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Private cremation will be at the Bradshaw Crematory in Prescott Valley.

Arrangements by Arizona Ruffner Wakelin Funeral Home.

Jack Milton Mattingly

Jack Milton Mattingly, 88, of Prescott Valley, died Saturday, July 16, 2005, at Yavapai Regional Medical Center.

No services are planned.