Obituary: Melbadeane Walton

Melbadeane (Scott) Walton passed away July 5, 2015.  She was born Oct 2, 1926 in Holladay, UT.  She served as a missionary in the Central States Mission.  She married and was sealed to her loving husband Eldon Leonard Walton in the Salt Lake Temple on … [Read more...]

Obituary: Royce Ficklin

Royce Conrad Ficklin, 82, passed away on July 3, 2015, in Mesquite.  He was born on June 13, 1933, in Duplessis, Louisiana, to Andrew Alfred and Philomene Ida Malbrough Ficklin.  He was raised on a farm near Gonzalez, Louisiana and was proud of his C … [Read more...]

Obituary: Lucina Shaner

Lucina Leavitt Shaner was born December 5, 1920 in Mesquite, to Dudley Edgar Leavitt, and Bertha Hafen Leavitt.  Lucina was the seventh of nine children.  Lucina passed away at her home in Mesquite on July 4, 2015. Lucina married Arthur Ray Shaner … [Read more...]

Obituary: Dixie Kirgan

On July 1, 2015, Dixie Larsen Kirgan born June 29, 1939 was called home after years of battling with several illnesses.  For those who knew her she will never be forgotten. She was known for her humor and kindness.  She loved playing Bingo at the E … [Read more...]

Obituary: Sandra Ann Abrams

Sandy Abrams, 73, passed away June 29, 2015 at Highland Manor in Mesquite. Sandy was born April 8, 1942 in Pottsville, PA to Mervin Diefenderfer and Paulyne Hudak. She married Ernest Smith Abrams III in Bayview, MD on June 13, 1959. Sandy was born … [Read more...]

Obituary: Walter J. Smith

Walter J. Smith, 84, passed away June 29, 2015 in Mesquite. He was born September 9, 1930 to Gilbert Dover and Joyce Eve Forney Smith in Allen, OK. He married Barbara Jane Dailey at Long Beach, CA. on June 23, 2005. Walter was known as a hard … [Read more...]

Obituary: John Joseph Gately Jr.

John Joseph Gately Jr. (Jack), 69, of Henderson, NV, left this world to reunite with his daughter and parents on June 30, 2015. He was born in Lynn, Massachusetts, graduating from St. Mary’s High School with the class of 63’. He attended college at Lo … [Read more...]

Obituary: Jeffrey Henningsen

Jeffrey Nels Henningsen, age 70 of Mesquite, formerly of Golden, Colo., passed away June 2, 2015. He was born December 1, 1944 in Washington, D.C. and grew up in Lakewood, Colo. Jeffrey was a decorated veteran of the U.S. Army’s 1st Cav. Serving i … [Read more...]

Obituary: Margaret “Peggy” Bentz

Margaret Jane Bentz (78), passed away June 20, 2015, in a local Viera, FL hospital. “Peggy”, as she liked to be called, was born July 9, 1936, in Nashville, TN. She spent most of her life in Merced, CA, Panama City, FL and Mesquite, NV. Peggy beg … [Read more...]

Obituary: Virginia Minton

Virginia Faye Minton, age 85, passed away Thursday, June 11, 2015 at her home. She was born May 27th, 1930 in Griffin, TX to A.D. Evans and Mary Mitchell Evans. She married Richard Baines Minton on June 18th, 1949 in Gillette, WY. Faye grew up on … [Read more...]