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Gary Andrew Blevins

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated September 19 for Gary Andrew Blevins, 58, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Benjamin Bradshaw. Survivors include spouse Ann Templet Blevins; daughts: Renee Elizabeth Blevins; son Benjamin Robert Blevins; sister Linda Blevins Munday; and mother Betty Houglum Blevins.

Cherry Hawken

A funeral was held for Cherry Hawken, 87, at Church of the Holy Spirit by Rev. James Martel. Survivors include daughter Grayce Thurman; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Joe B. Bursi

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated September 25 for Joe B. Bursi, 89, at Church of the Holy Spirit by Rev. Mathew Panackachira, assisted by Rev. Mr. Henry Littleton. Burial was at Memorial Park. Survivors include spouse Pat Bursi; daughters Debbie Bursi and Becky Hamric; sons Mike Bursi; and two grandchildren.

Robert Wade Crenshaw

A funeral home service was conducted September 15 for Robert Wade "Bob" Crenshaw, 82, at Memorial Park Riverside Chapel by Rev. Russell D. Harbaugh. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Rosalie Lopiccolo Crenshaw; sons Tommy Crenshaw, Don Crenshaw and Terry Crenshaw; sister Lou Ellen Bone; and six grandchildren.

Mary Cokey Martindale

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated September 13 for Mary Cokey Martindale, 87, at St. Mary's Church by Rev. David Graham. Burial was at Ridgescrest Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Coutenay Martindale; and sons Edwards Martindale Jr., Dr. Micahel Martindale and Dr. George Martindale.

Robert Gene Lutts

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Sept. 9 for Robert Gene Lutts, 60, at Our Lady of Sorrows Church by Rev. Bryan Timby. Survivors include spouse Paula Lutts; daughter Robyn McKinney; son Robbie Gene Lutts Jr.; brothers Charlie Lutts, Billy Lutts and Jerry Lutts; and one grandchild.

Katherine Raiteri Marconi

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Sept. 7 for Katherine Raiteri Marconi, 94, at St. Paul the Apostle by Rev. Stephen K. Kenny. Burial was at Forrest Hill South Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Mary Green; sons Sam Marconi and Joseph Pete Marconi; brother Tony Raiteri; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Sandra Long Rausch

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated September 7 for Sandra Long Rausch by Rev. David Graham, assisted byRev. Mr. Bill Winston. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery, Newbern, Tenn. Survivors include daughters Erin Rausch and Holly Rausch; and sister Deborah Driver.

Pete S. Favazza

A graveside service was conducted Sept. 5 for Pete S. "Sam" Favazza, 71, at Calvary Cemetery by Rev. Mr. Bill Lifsey. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include brother Leo Favazza of Knoxville.

Lise Barzizza McCormack

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Sept. 4 for Lise Barzizza McCormack, 59, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Molly S. McCormack; son Mack M. McCormack; sister Celeste B. Stallings; and brothers Thomas M. Barzizza, Frank "John" Barzizza Jr. and Paul E. Barzizza.

Donald E. Hall Sr.

A funeral home service was conducted Sept. 3 for Donald E. Hall Sr., 84, at Memphis Funeral Home by Rev. Richard Cortese. Burial was at Memphis Memory Gardens. Survivors include spouse Jamie Sue Davis Hall; daughters Susan Hall Tilton and Virginia Hall Smither; son Donald E. Hall Jr.; brothers Tommy Jean King and Ted M. Hall; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Danny Eugene Styers

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 28 for Danny Eugene Styers, 71, at Holy Spirit Church by Rev Mathew Panackachira. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Jeanette Styers; daughter Janifer Hercules; and two grandchildren.

Purificacion' N. Castrillo

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 28 for Purificacion' N. Castrillo, 82, at St. Ann Church by Rev. David Orsak. Burial was at Memphis Memorial Gardens. Survivors include sisters Christy Masinsin, Nieves Felipe and Epifania Austria.

Mary Welker Herbers

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 26 for Mary Welker Herbers, 94, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church by Rev. Msgr. J. Edwin Creary, concelebrants Rev. Mathew Panackachira, MCBS; Rev. Msgr. John McArthur; Rev. Gary Edward Lamb; assisted by Rev. Mr. John Moskal and Rev. Mr. Steve Mangin. Interment was at Memorial Park Mausoleum. Survivors include daughter Dr. Sharon Herbers; son Rev. Mr. Bill Herbers; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Raymond Herman Neier

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 26 for Raymond Herman Neier, 83, at St. Joachim Chapel at St. Ann Church by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at Memphis Memorial Gardens. Survivors include daughters Tammy Little and Amy Halbrooks; and four grandchildren.

Forrest Ray Benskin

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 25 for Forrest Ray Benskin, 95, at St. Francis of Assisi Church by Rev. James Pugh, assisted by Rev. Mr. Bill Davis. Burial was at Memorial Park Funeral Home & Cemetery. Survivors include daughters Madonna Bond, Teresa Spellings and Mary Jones; brotherHarold Benskin; and nine grandchildren.

Robert Lee Harmon

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 24 for Robert Lee Harmon, 70, at St. Francis of Assisi Church by Rev. Johnnie Smith, assisted by Rev. Mr. Mick Hovanec. Burial was at Memphis Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens, Germantown Parkway. Survivors include spouse Catherine "Cathy" Murnin Harmon; sons Jeremy Harmon and Chad Harmon; brothers Jackie Harmon and Steve Harmon; and four grandchildren.

John Richard Coscia

A funeral home service was conducted August 22 for John "Johnny" Richard Coscia, 85, at Bartlett Funeral Home by Rev. Mr. Wayne Morton. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include sister Ernestine Boyd; and brother Ernest Cosica.

Albert O'Reilly

A memorial Mass was celebrated August 18 for Albert O'Reilly, 72, at St. Francis of Assisi by Rev. Rob Ballman. Survivors include daughters Ann O''Reilly Ross and Jacqueline O''Reilly; son Michael Francis O''Reilly; brother Louis O''Reilly; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Mary Crumby

A funeral home service was conducted August 18 for Mary Crumby, 87, at Memorial Park Fireside Chapel by Rev. James J. Martell. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Shelia Crumby-Brogdon; son Michael E. Crumby; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Jay H. Stiteley

A funeral home service was conducted August 17 for Jay H. Stiteley, 61, at Memorial Park Rotunda by Rev. Herbert Ene. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Virginia Jett

A graveside service was conducted August 17 for Virginia Jett, 64, at Elmwood Cemetery by Rev. William Burke. Burial was at Elmwood Cemetery. Survivors include sisters Marie Myers and Susan Jett Rubin; and brother Adam G. Jett Jr.

Rosa Elizabeth Rodriguez

A funeral home service was conducted August 12 for Rosa Elizabeth Rodriguez, 56, at Memphis Funeral Home by Rev. Johnnie Smith. Survivors include spouse Luis Rodriguez Sr.; daughter Melissa Rodriguez; and son Luis Rodriguez Jr.

Gloria Montesi

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 12 for Gloria Montesi, 91, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur, concelebrants Rev. Michael Stewart and Rev. Ed Fisher. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughters Diane Montesi Pettit, Camille Montesi Schaeffer and Patricia Montesi Ross; son Joseph M. Montesi; and eight grandchildren.

Frank Roy Kettler

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 9 for Frank Roy Kettler, 97, at Church of the Resurrection by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio, concelebrant Rev. James J. Martell. Burial was at Veterans Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Gail Hepler; son Thomas Kettler, eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Mary Lou Smiltnieks

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 7 for Mary Lou Smiltnieks, 76, at St. Paul the Apostle Church by Rev. Stephen K. Kenny, concelebrant Rev. Johnnie B. Smith. Burial was at Forrest Hill South. Survivors include daughter Debbie Scheidhauer; sister Frances Moore and Martha Poole; brothers Larry Drannon and Tom Drannon; and one grandchild.

Carol Johnson Smith

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 5 for Carol Johnson Smith, 71, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. Peter P. Buchignani, assisted by Rev. Mr. Mike D'Addabbo. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughters Tish Smith Creager and Michelle Smith Musolf; and sister Jean Johnson Houston.

Dr. Francis Fremont Fountain Jr.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 5 for Dr. Francis Fremont Fountain Jr., 80, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Jolly Sebastian. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Katherine Fountain Ojeda; sons Frank Fountain and Michael Fountain; and three grandchildren.

Dennis R. Morgan

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 5 for Dennis R. Morgan, 72, at St. Francis of Assisi Church by Rev. Johnnie Smith. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Donna McNamee Morgan; sons Clay Morgan and Keith Morgan; sisters Cathy Buckley and Rita Van Dyke; brothers Fred Bemis and Randy Bemis; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Andre Michael Weathers

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 5 for Andre Michael Weathers, 61, at St. Therese Little Flower by Rev. Msgr. Tom Kirk, concelebrant Rev. Patrick Gallagher, Survivors include daughters Jasmine Smith and Shanice Weathers; sons Andre M. Weathers Jr. and Carlton Andre Weathers; sisters Trina Weathers Boyce, Wanda Smith and Renee Powell; brother Luke Weathers III.

Paula Newton Brown

A graveside service was conducted August 3 for Paula Newton Brown, 85, at Memorial Park Cemetery, Memphis by Rev. Msgr. J. Edwin Creary. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Norman Brown Jr.; daughters Paula Chapman and Hardin Brown; son Norman Brown III; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Bernadette Therese Kearney Pian

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated August 1 for Bernadette Therese Kearney Pian, 93, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur, concelebrant Rev. William Burke assisted by Mr. Mike D'Addabbo. Burial was at Forest-Hill Midtown Cemetery. Survivors include daughters Bernadette Pian Williams, Barbara Pian Evangelisti and Denice C. Pian; son Maurice C. Pian III; and six grandchildren.

Irma Jean Resig Mathews

A funeral home service was conducted August 1 for Irma Jean Resig Mathews, 84, at Memphis Funeral Home by Rev. Mr. Bill Davis. Burial was at Memphis Memorial Gardens. Survivors include daughter Carol MacIntosh; sister Clara Tomlinson; and one grandchild.

Douglas Bruce Aiken

A memorial Mass was celebrated August 1 for Douglas Bruce Aiken, 71, at St. Joachim Chapel at St. Ann Church by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at St. Joseph Church, Olmey, Ill. Survivors include sister Christena Lynn Estes; and brother Roderick Jay Aiken.

Michele Evans

A memorial Mass was celebrated July 29 for Michele Evans, 68, at St. Joachim Chapel at St. Ann Church by Rev. David Orsak. Survivors include spouse Terry Evans; sons Eric Evans and Cary Evans; sister Pat Harko; and four grandchildren.

Richard Scott Stapleton

A memorial Mass was celebrated July 28 for Richard Scott "Pete" Stapleton, 54, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio, concelebrant Rev. Jacek Kowal. Survivors include son Hunter Stapleton; brother Steve Stapleton Jr.; and mother Janie Ross Stapleton.

Eugene Clifford Nelson

A memorial Mass was celebrated July 27 for Eugene Clifford Nelson, 92, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Peter Nguyen. Survivors include spouse Jeannette Nelson; and daughter Pam Gagliano.

Jo Elizabeth Griffith

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 26 for Jo Elizabeth Griffith, 61, at St. Michael Church by Rev. Yoelvis A. Gonzalez, concelebrants Rev. Msgr. Victor P. Ciaramitaro, Rev. Carlos Donato and Rev. William Parham.

Louise Ann Olivi Bosi

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 26 for Louise Ann Olivi Bosi, 69, at St. Louis Church by Rev. William F. Burke, concelebrant Rev. Carl Jude Hood. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Eugene Michael Bosi; daughters Melanie Bosi Pollock and Melissa Bosi Hood; son John Michael Bosi; sisters Rose Marie O. Divine, Josephine O. Schilling, Jeanette O. Getz and Pauline O. Burroughs; brothers Henry Olivi Jr. and Robert Olivi; and five grandchildren.

Sandra Lynn Ferguson Kenyon

A memorial Mass was celebrated July 25 for Sandra Lynn Ferguson Kenyon, 68, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Jolly Sebastian. Survivors include spouse Charles S. Kenyon Jr.; and sons Chris McKnight and Jeffrey McKnight.

Renate Vogelsang Broeker

A memorial Mass was celebrated July 25 for Renate Vogelsang Broeker, 85, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Ruben Rivera. Survivors include daughters Johanna Garner, Beate Griffin, Martina Broeker and Claudia Egger; and four grandchildren.

Mary Rathheim

A funeral home service was conducted July 24 for Mary Rathheim, 89, at Memorial Park Funeral Home by Rev. Richard Cortese. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Joy Sample; son Albert Rathheim III; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Ann Jeanette Butterick

A graveside service was conducted July 21 for Ann Jeanette "Jenny" Butterick, 29, at Memorial Park Cemetery by Rev. William F. Burke. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include parents Charles Joseph and Karri Ann Butterick; and brothers Samuel and Thomas.

Erica Lynn Towne

A funeral home service was conducted July 21 for Erica Lynn Towne, 36, at Memphis Funeral Home by Rev. Russell Harbaugh. Burial was at Memorial Park Southwoods. Survivors include parents Phil and Barbara Towne; sistersLyndsay Turner and Kristin Towne; nephew Eli Turner; neice Emma Turner.

Albert Owen Amann

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 21 for Albert Owen "Skip" Amann, 78, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio, concelebrant Rev. William Parham. Survivors include spouse Geri Amann; sons David Owen Amann, Stephen Thomas Amann and James Karl Amann; sister Sally Brown; brothers Paul Amann and Bud Amann; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Leonard Warren Gill Jr.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 20 for Leonard Warren Gill Jr., 64, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Tom Condon. Burial was at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Rector, AR. Survivors include sister Linda Caudle.

Marie Ryan McGhee

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 20 for Marie Ryan McGhee, 91, at St. Ann Church by Rev. David Orsak. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include daughters Sharron Myers, Gloria Reynolds, Gina Adair, Joy Hall, Stephanie DeLap and Beth York; sons Ben McGhee and Jim McGhee; 19 grandchildren, over 21 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Teresa L. Lewis

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 20 for Teresa L. Lewis, 90, at Holy Rosary Church by Rev. Michael Werkhoven, concelebrants Rev. Russell Harbaugh, Rev. Richard Cortese, assisted by Rev. Mr. Richmond Quinton. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughters Karen Bobbitt and Diane Harper; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

George Robert Pidgeon

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 18 for George Robert Pidgeon, 84, at St. Louis Church by Rev. William J. Parham. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Corinna (Renny) Fortune Pidgeon; daughters Corinna Pidgeon Harmon, Louise Ruth Pidgeon and Mary Pidgeon Coffman; son George Robert Pidgeon Jr.; sister Helen Pidgeon Viar; and eight grandchildren.

Timothy William Hunter

A graveside service was conducted July 17 for Timothy William Hunter, 68, at Forest Hill Cemetery East by Rev. Mr. Wayne Morton. Survivors include spouse Linda Hunter; daughter Amy Hunter; and sister Kathy Hunter.

Romulus M. Hammond III

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 15 for Romulus "Rommy" M. Hammond III, 76, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Gay Hammond; daughter Ana; sons Morgan Hammond and Josh Hammond; and four grandchildren.

Jean Garbarini

A funeral home service was conducted July 12 for Jean Garbarini, 88, at Memorial Park Riverside Chapel by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Interment was at Memorial Park Mausoleum. Survivors include daughters Vicki Bennett and Darla Sellers; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Abigail Jimenez

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 11 for Abigail Jimenez, 79, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Rito Santiago Carreon. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Blanca Martinez.

Edward Timothy McKenzic Sr.

A funeral home service was conducted July 8 for Edward Timothy McKenzic Sr., 68, at Forest Hill Funeral Home East by Rev. David Orsak. Burial was at Forest Hill Cemetery East. Survivors include daughter Tracy Phillips; son Edward Timothy McKenzic Jr.; sisters, Belinda Cox, Jacqueline Ramsey, Pettite McKenzie and Brigitte LaVarias; brother Ted Randall McKenzic; and five grandchildren.

Maggie Powell

A funeral home service was conducted July 8 for Maggie "Rene" Powell, 92, at Family Funeral Care by Rev. Mr. James McBride. Survivors include daughter Sandy Childress; sons Michael Powell and Patrick Powell; and two grandchildren.

Rinaldo Edward Grisanti

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 6 for Rinaldo "Ronnie" Edward Grisanti, 77, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church by Rev. Carl Jude Hood, concelebrants Rev. Patrick Hirtz, Rev. Charles Bauer, Rev. Bruce Cinquegrani and Rev. Patrick Hirtz, assisted by Rev. Mr. Bill Lifsey. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include sons Dino Grisanti, Alex Grisanti and Judd Grisanti; sister Dee Grisanti; brother Frank Grisanti; and nine grandchildren.

Daniel Eugene Wheeler

A memorial Mass was celebrated July 5 for Daniel Eugene Wheeler, 85, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Jacek Kowal. Survivors include spouse Mary Pierotti Wheeler; daughter Christy Showalter; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

William Frank Imre

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 3 for William Frank Imre, 89, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Margaret Imre; daughter Nancy Imre; sons William Imre and Ronald Imre; and three grandchildren.

Robert Matthew Lacher

A funeral service was conducted July 1 for Robert Matthew Lacher, 41, at Holy Rosary Church by Rev. James J. Martel, assisted by Rev. Mr. Rich Quinton. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Andrea Fenrick Lacher; daughter Cecilia Lacher; sister Anabeth Morgan; brothers Micah Lacher, Joseph Lacher and Seth Lacher; and parents Robert and Lynda Lacher.

Martha Eckstein Pearson

A funeral home service was conducted June 30 for Martha Eckstein Pearson, 64, at Forest Hill East Funeral Home by Rev. Msgr. Peter Buchignani. Burial was at Forest Hill East Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Gina Ruisi; son Gary Hellman; sisters Mary Margaret Sikes and Katherine Adams; brothers Edward Eckstein, Richard Eckstein, Jeffrey Eckstein and Joe Eckstein; five grandchildren; and mother Margaret Penelope Eckstein.

Gary Nathan Howerton

A funeral home service was conducted June 28 for Gary Nathan Howerton, 66, at Memorial Park Funeral Home by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Survivors include spouse Marla Howerton; sons Nathan Howerton and Billy Howerton; step-children Julie Struhl, Brian Johnson and Mark Weinstein; and 11 grandchildren.

Thomas Clark Hammond

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 26 for Thomas Clark Hammond, 88, at St. Francis of Assisi Church by Rev. Robert Ballman. Burial was at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Barbara; daughter Melanie Mendoza; sons Randy Hammond and Cobb Hammond; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Teresa Rose Tansey

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 23 for Teresa Rose Tansey, 67, at St. Ann Church by Rev. R. Bruce Cinquegrani, concelebrants Rev. Jacek Kowal, Rev. Russell Harbaugh, Rev. David Orsak and Rev. Msgr. Tom Kirk. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Tim Tansey; sons Rodney Newsom, Tim Tansey and Tyler Tansey; sister Laverne Kerr; brothers Wayne Carter and Dwight Carter; and one grandchild.

Barney Costello

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 23 for Barney Costello at St. Paul the Apostle by Rev. Elbert Callis. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include sons Jimmy Starky and Ben Costello; sister Sarah Costello; and one grandchild.

Raymond Andrew Schwab

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 23 for Raymond Andrew Schwab, 90, at Holy Rosary Church by Rev. James J. Martell, assisted by Rev. Mr. Richmond Quinton. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Lisa Calvart; son Davod Schwab; sister Jane Gardner; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and he was a charter member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church.

Deborah Kay Zientek

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 22 for Deborah "Debbie" Kay Zientek, 61, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio, concelebrants Rev. William Parham and Rev. Robert Favazza. Interment was at Incarnation Columbarium, Collierville, Tenn. Survivors include spouse Michael Zientek; daughters Meghan Sestokas and Kelsey Taylor; sisters Lori Johnson, Ruth Swanson and Kathie Perry; brothers Russ Flynn and Tim Flynn; mother Patricia Flynn; and three grandchildren.

Michael Burnette

A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated June 22 for Michael Burnette, 58, at St. Ann Church by Rev. Russell D. Harbaugh, concelebrant Rev. David Orsak. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include sons John Burnette, Andrew Burnette and Matthew Burnette; brother Tony Burnette; mother Clara Josephine Burnette; and two great-grandchildren.

Louis Joseph Vescovo

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 21 for Louis Joseph Vescovo, 88, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur, concelebrants Rev. Stephen Kenny and Rev. Dexter Noblefranca. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Clara C. Vescovo; daughter Melanie Bell; sons Louis Vescovo, Steve Voscovo, Barry Vescovo and Chris Vescovo; sisters Mary Ann Giannini, Rita Hill and Norma Britt; brother Raymond Vescovo; nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Charles Wayne Roberts

A graveside service was conducted June 21 for Charles Wayne Roberts, 77, at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery by Rev. David Orsak. Burial was at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Dean Bell Roberts; son Reid Roberts; sisters, Mary Keown and Linda Young; brothers, Stanley Roberts and Don Roberts; and three grandchildren.

Elizabeth Drummond

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 16 for Elizabeth "Betty" Drummond, 90, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur, concelebrant Rev. Augustine DeArmond. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include daughters Margaret Anne Drummond and Elizabeth Drummond Kulesa; sons James F. Drummond Jr., Arthur Shea Drummond and John M. Drummond; and seven grandchildren.

Maria Teresa Brooks

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 16 for Maria Teresa Brooks, 89, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church by Rev. Robert Favazza, concelebrant Rev. James J. Martell, assisted by Rev. Mr. Richmond Quinton. Interment was at Memorial Park Mausoleum. Survivors include daughters Teresa Brooks Duncan and Claudia Brooks Clark; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Charles Newton Larkin, M.D.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 14 for Charles Newton Larkin, M.D., 70, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur, concelebrants Rev. William Burke, Rev. Keith Stewart; assisted by Rev. Mr. Robert Walker. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Peggy Larkin; daughter Kelly Larkin Schade; sisters Libba Nance, Jeanne Ayres and Helen Larkin; brothers Elton E. Larkin Jr. and Steve N. Larkin; and one grandchild.

Don C. Prince

A funeral home service was conducted June 13 for Don C. Prince, 81, at Memphis Funeral Home by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at Magnolia Cemetery, Collierville. Survivors include spouse, Mary Claire Prince; daughter Lisa Roberts; son David Prince; sister Dorothy Bell; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Betty Wilson Watson

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 12 for Betty Wilson Watson, 82, at Church of the Nativity by Rev. J. Keith Stewart,assisted by Rev. Mr. Chris Frame. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Jimmie Watson; daughter Angela Watson Wuenshel; sons Eric Watson, Mike Watson, Richard Watson and Mark Watson; sister Becky Patton; and eight grandchildren.

Tom L. Reese

A memorial Mass was celebrated June 12 for Tom L. Reese, 87, at St. Joachim Chapel at St. Ann Church by Rev. David Orsak. Survivors include spouse Rita Reese; sons Jeff Reese, Greg Reese, Mark Reese and Todd Reese; brother Rys Reese; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Frankie Moore Palmer

A funeral home service was conducted July 10 for Frankie Moore Palmer, 94, at Memphis Funeral Home by Rev. Msgr. Victor Ciaramitaro. Burial was at Memphis Memory Gardens. Survivors include daughter Carolyn Palmer; and two grandchildren.

Hamilton S. Fischer

A funeral home service was conducted June 9 for Hamilton S. Fischer, 93, at Forrest Hill East Funeral Home by Rev. Carlos Donato. Burial was at Forrest Hill East Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Ginger Douglass; sons Bill Fischer, Tommy Fischer and Don Paul Fischer.

Josepha B. May

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 9 for Josepha B. May, 91, at St. Paul the Apostle Church by Rev. James Pugh, concelebrant Rev. Johnnie B. Smith. Burial was at Veterans Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Stephanie Edwards; sons Clayton May III, Donald May and Chris May; sisters Marian Kubitcheck, Lucia Reynolds, Regina Dawson, Celeste DiMatteo, Rita Johnson and Judith Fanning; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Mary Catherine Costello

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 8 for Mary Catherine Costello, 83, at St. Paul the Apostle by Rev. Johnnie B. Smith, concelebrants Rev. Ben Bradshaw, Rev. Elbert Callis and Rev. James Martell. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include spouse Barney Costello; sons Jimmy Starky and Ben Costello; sister Sarah Kohn; brother Tommy Edwards; and one grandchild.

Aileen C. Kinsella

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 6 for Aileen C. Kinsella, 88, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery.

Florence Helen Bendt

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 6 for Florence Helen Bendt, 97, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. James Pugh, concelebrant Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at Magnolia Cemetery, Collierville. Survivors include daughters Therese Mikec and Ellen Monte; son Larry Bendt Jr.; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Austin A. Dolan

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 5 for Austin A. Dolan, 96, at Holy Rosary Church by Rev. James J. Martell, assisted by Rev. Mr. Richmond Quinton. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include daughter Jenny Gaither; and son Mike Dolan.

Digna Elizabeth Ayerdis

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 3 for Digna Elizabeth Ayerdis, 82, at St. Ann Church by Rev. David Orsak. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughters Marlene Abrams, Elizabeth Maizer, Gina Johnston and Carla Hatchett; son Guillermo Ayerdis; sister Nelly Pinto; brother Fabio Rodas; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Christopher Louis Woods

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 2 for Christopher Louis Woods, 12, at St. Francis of Assisi Church by Rev. Msgr. Peter Buchignani, concelebrants Rev. Robert Marshall and Rev. John Hourrican, assisted by Rev. Mr. Bill Davis. Burial was at Memphis Memorial Gardens. Survivors include parents Jon and Stephanie Masserano Woods; sister Zoe Marie Woods; and grandparents, Chris and Carol Woods and Louis and Gail Masserano.

Patrick William Thomasson

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 2 for Patrick William Thomasson, 76, at St. Paul the Apostle Church by Rev. Johnnie B. Smith. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include daughters Susan Kirkpatrick and Jenifer Thomasson; sons Joel Chris Thomasson and John Patrick Thomasson; and eight grandchildren.

Guy Thomas Erb

A graveside service was conducted June 2 for Guy Thomas Erb, 92, by Rev. Mr. Mike D'Addabbo at Elmwood Cemetery. Burial was at Elmwood Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Nancy U. Erb; daughter Laine Park; son John Erb; sister Susie Erb Carr; and two grandchildren.

James Carroll

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 24 for James (Jim) Carroll, 56, at St. Paul the Apostle Church by Rev. Johnnie B. Smith. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include, spouse, Patricia Carroll; son, Jim Patrick Carroll; sisters, Winnie Nelson and Catherine Nelson; and brother, Tom Carroll.

Thomas Alan Trevathan

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 22 for Thomas Alan Trevathan, 66, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, Memphis. Survivors include sister, Nancy Trevathan; and brother, Robert Jordan.

Stephen Edward Zeber

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 20 for Stephen Edward Zeber, 73, at Church of the Holy Spirit by Rev. Msgr. Albert Kirk. Interment was at Church of the Incarnation Columbarium. Survivors include spouse Mary Ann Zeber; daughter Stephanie Seymour; son Neal Seymour; sister, Sarah Berholdt; and four grandchildren.

James Clemens Kasperbauer

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 20 for James Clemens Kasperbauer, 79, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA. Survivors include spouse, Marge Kasperbauer; daughters, Susan Mascari, Jean Roberts and Jamie Pledger; sisters, Marian Fitzsimmons, Patty Sheets and Linda Johanson; brothers, Larry Kasperbauer and Lonnie Kasperbauer; and seven grandchildren.

Helen Heizer

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 20 for Helen Heizer, 88, at St. Paul Church by Rev. Johnnie B. Smith. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Arnold Heizer; daughter, Sharon Heizer Lancaster; sons, Steven Heizer and Dave Heizer; 9 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Janet Erlene Ciaramitaro

A funeral home service was conducted May 19 for Janet Erlene Ciaramitaro, 64, at Memphis Funeral Home by Rev. Robert Ballman. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughter, Stephanie Cureton; and son, Joseph Ciaramitaro.

John L. Schaffler Jr.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 18 for John L. Schaffler Jr., 88, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughters, Patty Dietrich, Cathy Pope and Debbie Hill; sons, John Schaffler III andTom Schaffler; 11 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Jean Elizabeth Scott

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 17 for Jean Elizabeth Scott, 85, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church by Rev. Msgr. Peter Buchignani, assisted by Rev. Mr. Joe Kuzio. Survivors include son, Mark Scott; sister, Virginia Zavidny; brother, Jerry Andrasko; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Pong Ha Kim

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 15 for Pong Ha Kim, 79, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church by Rev. Fidelis Armin, SVD. Burial was at Memorial Park Southwoods, Memphis. Survivors include spouse Panyoun Kim; daughter Kim Buseman; sons Kichol Kim, Cholwoo Kim and Peter Kim; sister three Sisters; two brothers; and 10 grandchildren.

Maria Christina Alascio Bunyard

A funeral home service was conducted May 13 for Maria Christina Alascio Bunyard, 90, at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens by Rev. Mr. Frank Larker. Survivors include daughter Annalisa Marie Millard; son Michael Dean Bunyard; sisters Josephine Brill and Dorothy McBee; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

MSgt. Richard Charles Cicalla

A graveside service was conducted May 12 for MSgt. Richard Charles Cicalla, III, USAF, Ret., 62, at West Tennessee Veteran's Cemetery by Rev. Robert Ballman. Burial was at West Tennessee Veteran's Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Mercedes Cicalla; son, Richard Charles Cicalla IV; sisters, Vikki Cicalla-Remkus and Mary Cicalla Hall; and brothers, Martin Cicalla and Christopher Cicalla.

Austin Eugene Dempsey

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 9 for Austin Eugene Dempsey, 79, at Sacred Heart Church, Memphis by Rev. Simon Thoi Hoang, SVD. Burial was at Memphis Memory Gardens. Survivors include spouse, Ngoc Van Thi Dempsey; two sisters; two brothers; 11 children, 18 grandchildren; and numerous great-great grandchildren.

Frank Joseph Tarena

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 6 for Frank Joseph Tarena, 71, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Roberta Tarena; sons, Shayne, Dominic and Dante Tarena; and six grandchildren.

Peter McCann

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 6 for Peter McCann, 82, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church by Rev. James J. Martell, concelebrants, Rev. Msgr. Tom Kirk; assisted by, Rev. Mr. Rich Quinton and Rev. Mr. James McBride. Burial was at Southwoods Cemetery. Survivors include daughter, Millie Sall; sons, Peter James McCann and Max Oliver McCann; sister, Phyliss McCann; brother, Desmond McCann; and four grandchildren.

Emirza Long

A funeral home service was conducted May 2 for Emirza Long, 97, at Bartlett Funeral Home by Rev. Russell D. Harbaugh. Interment was in New Orleans, LA. Survivors include neice Mrs. Terry Kenney.

Paul G. Sieben

A funeral home service was conducted April 29 for Paul G. Sieben, 73, at Memorial Park Fireside Chapel by Rev. Mr. Jeff Drzycimski. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Neva Sieben; sister, Jacqueline; brother, Roger; more than 21 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren as well as seven step-children.

Dorothy Marie Hunter Grannan

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 29 for Dorothy Marie Hunter Grannan, 93, at Our Lady of Sorrows Church by Rev. Bryan Timby. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include daughter, Marjorie L. Baxter; sons, John Grannan, Kenneth Grannan and Timothy Grannan; eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Leo W. Faherty Jr.

A graveside service was conducted April 29 for Leo W. Faherty Jr., 71, at Memorial Park Cemetery by Rev. Dexter Noblefranca. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Sandra Faherty.

David Alan Schwab

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 27 for David Alan Schwab, 57, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughter, Lexie Schwab; sons, Drew Schwab; sister, Lisa Calvert; and father, Raymond A. Schwab.

Martha Louise Hodges

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 27 for Martha Louise Hodges, 83, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church by Rev. Msgr. Valentine Handwerker, assisted by Rev. Mr. John Moskal, Survivors include daughter, Karen Chaffin; sons, Kenneth Bellamy and Craig Hodges; and two grandchildren.

Jennie Marie Captino Phillips

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 25 for Jennie Marie Captino Phillips, 93, at St. Ann Church, Bartlett by Rev. Msgr. Victor Ciaramitaro, concelebrants, Rev. Russell Harbaugh, Rev. Gerald Azike, and Rev. Charles Bauer. Interment was at Memphis Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. Survivors include daughter, Linda Phillips Westbury; sons, William Andrew Phillips and Joseph Lester Phillips; sister, Bernice Captino Lauterbach; brother, Anthony Michael Captino; four grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Paul Vincent Costello

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 24 for Paul Vincent Costello, 64, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at Magnolia Cemetery, Collierville, Tenn. Survivors include spouse, Ann Mundy Costello; daughters, Amanda Reves and Amy Odom; sons, Stephen Costello and Matthew Costello; brothers, Hugh Costello, Joseph Costello, Daniel Costello and Timothy Costello; and 10 grandchildren.

Johnny Thomas Hood

A funeral home service was conducted April 24 for Johnny Thomas Hood, 75, at Forest Hill Funeral Home South Chapel by Rev. Carl Jude Hood. Burial was at Forest Hill South Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Carolyn J. Hood; daughter, Pam Harris; sons, Thomas Daniel Hood, David Hood and Phillip Hood; sister, Loretta Crisp; brother, Carl Hood; and six grandchildren.

Lam Bach

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 22 for Lam Bach, 51, at St. Joachim Chapel at St. Ann Church by Rev. Russell D. Harbaugh, concelebrant, Rev. Thoi Hoang, S.V.D. Survivors include spouse, Le Bach; daughter, Julie Bach; son, Matthew Bach; sisters, Jessica Bach, Hanh Bach, Tuyen Bach, Thao Bach and Tien Bach; brother, Hung Bach; and mother, Dao Dong.

Virginia Heffernan

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 20 for Virginia Heffernan, 85, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church by Rev. Richard Coy, assisted by Rev. Mr. John Moskal. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery, Memphis. Survivors include daughters, Patti Russell, Judy Howard and Susan Jackson; son, John Heffernan; sister, Betty Williams; and six grandchildren.

Norman Mellard

A funeral home service was conducted April 18 for Norman Mellard, 72, at Memorial Park Fireside Chapel, Memphis by Rev. Msgr. J. Edwin Creary. Burial was at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Bobbie Jo Mellard; son, Brian Mellard; sister, Leslie Pineyro; and five grandchildren.

Barry K. Shultz

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 18 for Barry K. Shultz, 62, at St. Therese Church by Rev. Carl Jude Hood. Survivors include daughters, Shelbi Louise Shultz and Libbi Leigh Shultz.

George W. Shemwell

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 12 for George W. Shemwell, 85, at Our Lady of Sorrows Church by Rev. Bryan Timby, assisted by Rev. Mr. Henry Littleton. Burial was at Forest Hill East Cemetery. Survivors include daughters, Deborah Shemwell and Libly Graves; sons, Michael Shemwell, Robert Shemwell and Jimmy Shemwell; 15 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Harry Steven Coleman Sr.

A funeral home service was conducted April 11 for Harry Steven Coleman Sr., 72, at Forest Hill Funeral Home East by Rev. Russell D. Harbaugh. Burial was at Forest Hill Cemetery East. Survivors include spouse, Peggy Coleman; daughter, Amy Gordon; sisters, Martha Chelena and Georgia Denk; and four grandchildren.

Casey Corrigan Tidwell

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 7 for Casey Corrigan Tidwell, 62, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Joseph Clay Tidwell Sr.; daughter, Katie T. Hudman; son, J. Clay Tidwell Jr.; and seven grandchildren.

Frank Lambert Gaia

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 6 for Frank Lambert Gaia,, 95, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include daughter, Cheryl Eisenlau; sons, Kenneth L. Gaia and Gerald Gaia; sisters, Mildred Brignole and Vivian Pope; seven grandchildren, over 21 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

Mary McClure Chandler

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 6 for Mary McClure Chandler, 100, at St. Francis of Assisi Church by Rev. Msgr. Peter Buchignani. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughters, Claudette Coletta, Marian Shikles and Suzanne Porter; son, Tayor Chandler; nine grandchildren and more than 21 great-grandchildren.

Elizabeth Juanita Crossnine

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 5 for Elizabeth Juanita Crossnine, 85, at St. Ann Church by Rev. David Orsak. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include sons, Donald Crossnine, Michael Crossnine and Patrick Crossnine; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Cecile P. Gurley

A funeral home service was conducted April 4 for Cecile P. Gurley, 97, at Memorial Park Fireside Chapel by Rev. Mathew Panackachira. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughters, Orlene LeFebvre and Donna Mai Shivers; son, Gregory Gurley; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Chester Richard Figiel

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 3 for Chester Richard Figiel, 88, at St. Therese Little Flower Church by Rev. Carl Jude Hood; concelebrant, Rev. Msgr. Peter Buchignani. Survivors include spouse, Norma Coda Figiel; daughters, Dr. Victoria Figiel, Norma Lynn Holladay, Jennifer Louth and Julie Holland; son, Dr. Chester Figiel Jr.; and six grandchildren.

Servando Cruz Resendiz

A funeral home service was conducted April 1 for Servando Cruz Resendiz, 42, at Serenity Funeral Home by Rev. Yoelvis A. Gonzalez. Burial was in Mexico. Survivors include spouse, Elsa Martinez-Jasso; and son Servando Cruz-Martinez.

Patricia Dunbar Selden

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 1 for Patricia Dunbar Selden, 80, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church by Rev. Gary Edward Lamb; concelebrants, Rev. John Hourican, assisted by Rev. Mr. Dave Lucchesi. Survivors include daughter, Patricia Anderson; sons, Taylor Selden and Clai Selden; and nine grandchildren.

Michael Joseph Armstrong

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 31 for Michael Joseph "Mike" Armstrong, 57, at St. Francis of Assisi by Rev. Msgr. Val Handwerker, assisted by Rev. Mr. William Pettit. Burial was at Memphis Memorial Gardens. Survivors include spouse, Linda Raffanti Armstrong; sons, Michael Silas Armstrong and Peter Joseph Armstrong; sister, Sandy Rosseau; and brothers, Chip, Guy and Drew Armstrong.

Agnes Thelma Marquette

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 31 for Agnes Thelma Marquette, 81, at St. Francis of Assisi Church by Rev. Robert Marshall. Burial was at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Collins "Mark" Marquette; daughter, Tish Marquette; son, Danny Marquette; and four grandchildren.

Richard Charles Towne Sr., D.D.S.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 31 for Richard Charles "Dick" Towne Sr., D.D.S., 91, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur; concelebrants, Rev. William F. Burk and Rev. Saji Ellickal. Interment was at Memorial Park Mausoleum. Survivors include daughters, Suzanne Goodman and Avery Lanius; sons, Richard Towne Jr., Dr. Carter Towne and John Towne; 12 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Thelma Pieroni Signaigo

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 31 for Thelma Pieroni Signaigo, 93, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio, assisted by Rev. Mr. Miles Merwin. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughters, Sharon Thompson and Janet Signaigo; son, Stephen Signaigo; nine grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

Evelyn Walden

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 30 for Evelyn Walden, 100, at Holy Angels Catholic Church, Dyersburg by Rev. Robert J. Stellini, assisted by Rev. Mr. Bill Winston. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery, Memphis. Survivors include daughters, Dorothy Alley, Mary Case and Charlotte Poutre; brother, Joseph Locke; ten grandchildren; over twenty one great grandchildren; and 6 great-great-grandchildren.

Helen Janie Swatzyna

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 25 for Helen Janie Swatzyna, 91, at St. Brigid Church by Rev. R. Bruce Cinquegrani. Burial was at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Survivors include sons, Ronald, Roger, Steve and Roman; sisters, Emma, Janie and Irene; brother, Frankie; 10 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

Adam Michael Pitts

A funeral home service was conducted March 23 for Adam Michael Pitts, 22, at Memorial Park Riverside Chapel by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include parents, Butch and Ann Pitts; sisters, Ashley Pitts and Jane Pitts; and brother, D. J. Pitts.

Alice Patricia Scott

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 21 for Alice Patricia Scott, 83, at St. Joachim Chapel at St. Ann Church by Rev. David Orsak. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include son, James Allen Scott; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Caludio Saunorins Bueno

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 18 for Caludio Saunorins Bueno, 46, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church by Rev. Gary Edward Lamb. Survivors include spouse, Glaucia Bueno; daughters, Fernanda Bueno and Marina Bueno.

Franklin Shelby Simmons

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 18 for Franklin Shelby Simmons, 20, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include mother, Mimi Patricia Harder; father, Franklin Sheperd Simmons; stepfather, Brian Thomas Harder; stepmother, Tera Taylor Simmons; maternal grandmother; Mimi Lamb; paternal grandfather, Rodney Simmons; step grandparents, Harry and Diane Harder and Preston and Lynda Wright; sisters, Taisa and Aurora Harder, Erin Taylor and Audrey Simmons; brothers, Joshua Harder and Ward Simmons.

Patricia Ann Viau Orsak

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 17 for Patricia Ann "Patty" Viau Orsak, 84, at St. Ann Church, Bartlett by Rev. Russell D. Harbaugh; concelebrants, Priests of Diocese of Memphis, presider, the Most Reverend Martin D. Holley, D.D., Bishop of Memphis in Tennessee. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Joseph C. Orsak; daughters, Darlene Myers, Karen Orsak and Patricia Posey; sons, Joseph Orsak Jr., Rev. David Orsak and James Orsak; brother, Richard Viau; 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Kai Edward Owens

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 17 for Kai Edward Owens, 25, at St. Therese Little Flower Church by Rev. Carl Hood. Survivors include mother, Karen Owens; father, Isaiah Jones; brothers, Darius Jones and Kalon Jones; and grandmother, Annette Owens.

Della Comella Lambert

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 16 for Della Comella Lambert, 61, at St. Paul the Apostle Church by Rev. James Pugh; concelebrants, Rev. Msgr. John McArthur, Rev. Johnnie B. Smith and Rev. Benjamin Bradshaw. Burial was at Forrest Hill Cemetery South. Survivors include sons, Daniel and Benjamin Lambert.

Timothy David Merritt

A funeral home service was conducted March 15 for Timothy David Merritt, 37, at Memorial Park Fireside Chapel by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include parents, Judy and Don Merritt; brother, Joe Merritt; niece, Brooklyn Merritt; and nephew, Westley Merritt.

Richard Keith

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 14 for Richard Keith, 78, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery, Memphis. Survivors include spouse, Sandra Keith; sons, Richard Keith Jr., Michael Keith and Owen Keith; sisters, Frances Franklin; brothers, Roy Keith and Donald Keith; and three grandchildren.

Dorothy Hanshew Wynn

A graveside service was conducted March 14 for Dorothy Hanshew Wynn, 88, at Calvary Cemetery by Rev. Robert Ballman. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include daughter, Rececca Goetze; and son, Charles Wynn.

Daniel A. Young Jr.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 13 for Daniel A. Young Jr., 92, at Church of the Resurrection by Rev. Benjamin P. Bradshaw, concelebrant, Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Mary Jane Young; sisters, Patricia Wood and Joann Chatman; and brothers, Bill Young and Leroy Young.

Marjorie Ann Hess

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 13 for Marjorie Ann Hess, 83, at St. Ann Church by Rev. Patrick Hirtz. Burial was at Memphis Memorial Gardens. Survivors include daughters, Laura Hess, Deborah Hess Reed and Alison Marie Clayton; and three grandchildren.

Agnes Louise Pogue

A funeral home service was conducted March 11 for Agnes Louise Pogue, 95, at Forest Hill Funeral Home East by Rev. Mr. Jack Chitwood. Burial was at Forest Hill Cemetery East. Survivors include daughters, Judy Byrd and Linda Hampton; sons, James Pogue, Billy Pogue and Terry Pogue; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Martha Jane McDonald Ewing

A funeral home service was conducted March 10 for Martha Jane McDonald Ewing, 89, at Memphis Funeral Home by Rev. James J. Martell. Burial was at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens. Survivors include daughter, Sharon Luigs; sons, Mark Ewing and Martin Ewing; and six grandchildren.

William Arnold Bill Meadows

A funeral home service was conducted March 9 for William Arnold Bill Meadows, 75, at Memphis Funeral Home by Rev. Bryan Timby. Burial was at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Geri Meadows; and sons, Chris Meadows and Andy Meadows.

James L. Douglas

A funeral home service was conducted March 8 for James L. Douglas, 85, at Memorial Park Fireside Chapel by Rev. Saji Ellickal. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include spouse, Barbara Douglas; son, Joe Douglas; and three grandchildren.

William Alva Markham

A funeral home service was conducted March 7 for William Alva Markham, 2 months, at Memorial Park Fireside Chapel by Rev. Mr. Greg Thomas. Interment was at Memorial Park Mausoleum. Survivors include mother, Bonnee Marie Ballard; and father, Cody Ray Markham.

Levon Lee Mathews

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 6 for Levon Lee Mathews, 57, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Dexter Noblefranca. Survivors include spouse, Mary Mysliwiec Mathews; daughter, Sarah Mathews; and brother, Steve Mathews.

Franklin Oakes Brantley

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 6 for Franklin Oakes Brantley, 90, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Saji Ellickal. Survivors include sons, Ted and Ben; and two grandchildren.

Barbara Jean Trouy

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 6 for Barbara Jean Trouy, 82, at Holy Spirit Church by Rev. Mr. Mathew Panackachira. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery. Survivors include daughters, Cheryl Griffis and Robyn Barclay; son, Eugene Trouy Jr.; sister, Peggy Samprietro; and seven grandchildren.

Mary Teresa Wiltcher

A funeral home service was held on March 3 for Mary Teresa Wiltcher, 81, at Memorial Park Funeral Home by Rev. Msgr. Peter Buchignani. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include daughter, Teresa "Terry" Brannon.

Joan Ainslie Denham

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 3 for Joan Ainslie Denham, 87, at St. Michael Church by Rev. Msgr. Victor P. Ciaramitaro. Burial was at Elmwood Cemetery. Survivors include daughters, Lesley Whitehead and April Fickle; sons, Frank J. Denham Jr. and Patrick J. Denham; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Christopher Allen Smith

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 24 for Christopher Allen Smith, 47, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Survivors include spouse, Ashley Foster Smith; daughter, Lydia Smith; son, Luke Smith; sister, Rebecca Smith Armstrong; and mother, Lillian Akins Smith.

Peggy Prate

A graveside service was conducted Feb.22 for Peggy Prate, 90, at Memorial Park Cemetery by Rev. Mathew Panackachira. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery. Survivors include sons, James Prate Jr. and John Prate.

Genevieve Hammer

A funeral home service was conducted Feb. 21 for Genevieve Hammer, 90, at Memorial Park Fireside Chapel, Memphis by Rev. Msgr. J. Edwin Creary. Burial was at Memorial Park Cemetery, Memphis. Survivors include daughter, Kathy Verner; and two grandchildren.

Michael Louis Frayser Sr.

A funeral was conducted Feb. 20 for Michael Louis Frayser Sr., 68, at St. Louis Church by Rev. Msgr. John B. McArthur. Burial was at West Tennessee Veterans, Forest Hill-Irene. Survivors include spouse, Ann Frayser; daughters, Mia Rushie, Dr. Michelle Johnston and Brittney Carimi; sons, Michael Frayser Jr. and Peter Frayser; sister, Brenda Bishop; brother, Doxie Frayser; and 12 grandchildren.

Jose Romero Armendariz Jr.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 20 for Jose Romero Armendariz Jr., 79, at Church of the Incarnation by Rev. Ernie DeBlasio. Survivors include spouse, Susan Armendariz; daughters, Katherine, Julie and Meaghan; son, Kevin; brother, Rene; and

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