GenealogyBuff.com - making genealogy simpler; a free genealogy surname research tool that reaches for data from all over.
A KICKSTART IN YOUR GENEALOGY RESEARCH.
FIND TONS OF DATA ABOUT YOUR SURNAME.


User-Contributed Obituaries
Visitors have posted obituaries from all over the world. This forum will be kept spam-free. GenealogyBuff will add obituaries on a regular basis. Use the SEARCH form below to locate your surnames. This forum has literally HUNDREDS of posts...it is best to use the search engine to find your surnames of interest. To adjust the number of entries on your screen, set your PREFERENCES to a lower date range.
First Name: Last Name:

FORUM POSTS ORGANIZED BY STATE:

AK | AL | AR | AZ | CA | CO | CT | DE | FL | GA | HI | IA | ID | IL | IN | KS | KY | LA | MA | MD | ME | MI | MN | MO | MS
MT | NC | ND | NE | NH | NJ | NM | NV | NY | OH | OK | OR | PA | RI | SC | SD | TN | TX | UT | VA | VT | WA | WI | WV | WY

See all of our Obituary Collections to date with hundreds of thousands of obituaries!


[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

Flinn, McKamey, Edmiston, Watts, Guerra, Embertson

Posted By: GenealogyBuff
Date: Wednesday, 6 February 2008, at 9:20 a.m.

From Yavapai County, Arizona:

John Flinn
John W. Flinn, 75, of Phoenix, a former Bagdad resident, died Sunday, Sept. 19, 1999, in Phoenix.
He was born Nov. 23, 1923, in Boston, Mass.
Mr. Flinn earned a bachelor of arts degree at the University of Arizona. He worked as a chemist at the Bagdad copper mine until his retirement.
He is survived by his daughter, Nancy Flinn, of Scottsdale.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at A.L. Moore Grimshaw Bethany Chapel, 710 W. Bethany Home Road, Phoenix.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Mountain View Cemetery, 1051 Willow Creek Road, Prescott.
A.L. Moore Grimshaw Mortuaries ­Bethany helped the family with arrangements.

Lorraine McKamey
Lorraine L. McKamey, 78, of Yarnell, died Thursday, Sept. 30, 1999, in Prescott.
She was born Aug. 25, 1921, in St. Charles, Ill.
Mrs. McKamey married Richard James McKamey on Dec. 23, 1944. She worked as a bookkeeper and secretary for Cowden Livestock Co. in Phoenix for 25 years.
The couple moved from Illinois to Phoenix in 1963, and lived in Arizona until 1986. Mrs. McKamey then moved to Maine, but returned in 1997 to live in Yarnell. She was devoted to her family, and was proudest of her children.
Mrs. McKamey is survived by her sons, Dennis Wolters of Helena, Calif., John McKamey of Phoenix, and Michael McKamey of Skull Valley; daughter, Cindi Buckner of Maine; brother, Donald Spriet of Maine; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard, in 1980.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Chapel of the Chimes, corner of Northern and 59th avenues, Glendale. Visitation will be at noon at the chapel. Burial will follow at Resthaven Park Cemetery in Glendale.
Arizona Ruffner Wakelin Funeral Home helped the family with arrangements.

Frances Edmiston
Frances E. "Bettie" Edmiston, 77, died Friday, Oct. 1, 1999, at her home in Prescott.
She was born Nov. 22, 1921, in Colorado Springs, Colo., to Howard and Gertrude Norman.
Mrs. Edmiston worked for AT&T for 37 years in Colorado Springs; Casper, Wyo., and San Jose, Calif., retiring in 1984.
She married Ivan Edmiston on Aug. 12, 1963, in Casper, Wyo.
Her husband survives her.
No services are planned.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Yavapai Regional Medical Center Hospice, P.O. Box 26565, Prescott Valley, AZ 86312.
Sunrise Funeral Home helped the family with arrangements.

Tamara Watts
Tamara Jo Switzer Watts, 41, died Thursday, Sept. 30, 1999, at her home in Prescott.
She was born Oct. 5, 1957, in Sargent, Neb., to Harold and Colleen Iris (Goehring) Switzer.
She married Glenn Watts on Aug. 15, 1980.
Mrs. Watts had worked as office manager in several local doctors' offices. She loved to sing, and most recently sang at the Prescott Christian Church with the Praise Team, and in the Yavapai College Women's Chamber Choir.
She is survived by her husband, Glenn; daughter, Amanda, and son, Calvin, both of the home; brothers, Bruce and Tom Switzer, both of Taylor, Neb.; sister, Kristi Berg of Mesa; and mother, Colleen Switzer of Taylor, Neb.
Mrs. Watts was preceded in death by her father, Harold Switzer, and son, Nathan.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Memory Chapel Mortuary, 131 Grove Ave.
Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Prescott Christian Church, with Pastor Darin Scates and Rob Wilson officiating. Interment will be Monday in the Madison Square Cemetery, Loup County, Neb.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Prescott Christian Church Youth Scholarship Fund, 501 S. Senator Highway, Prescott, AZ 86303.
Memory Chapel Mortuary helped the family with arrangements.

Robert Guerra Sr.
Robert Albert Guerra Sr., 69, formerly of Prescott, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 1999, in Phoenix.
He was born June 28, 1930, in Globe.
Mr. Guerra lived in Prescott from 1970 to 1998, and was a retired maintenance man at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Prescott.
He is survived by his daughter, Victoria, of Prescott; sons, Michael of Prescott, Peter of Gillette, Wyo., and Robert Jr. of Tempe; brother, Joseph, of Casa Grande; eight step-children; five grandchildren and 10 step-grandchildren.
Private family services were held.
Wyman Cremation and Burial Chapel in Mesa helped the family with arrangements.

Maurice Embertson
Maurice A. Embertson, 85, died Monday, Sept. 27, 1999, in Prescott Valley.
He was born March 22, 1914, in Litchville, N.D., to Oscar F. and Inez (Nelson) Embertson.
Mr. Embertson graduated from Purdue University with a degree in electrical engineering, and served as a major in the Air Technical Service Command of the U.S. Air Force.
He married Jane Morry on Jan. 9, 1943, in Detroit, Mich.
Mr. Embertson spent 30 years as founder and president of Pyromatic Industrials, Inc., in Milwaukee, Wis. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, past president of The Instrument Society of America, and past president of the Milwaukee Council of Engineering and Scientific Societies.
He was also active in the American Society for Metals for 25 years. A man of many scientific interests, his focus was on research and design solutions for industrial processes.
Mr. Embertson enjoyed foreign travel, skiing and spending summers sailing and swimming at the family's summer home on a lake in Wisconsin.
Upon retiring in 1979, Mr. Embertson and his wife moved to Prescott, where he assisted community programs, supported the arts, golfed, hiked and biked.
He is survived by his wife, Jane; daughters, Karen Embertson and Kristi Larkin, both of Santa Fe, N.M.; and sons, Randy of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Eric of Prescott Valley.
Mr. Embertson was preceded in death by his brother, Hubert.
A private memorial ceremony will be held by the family.
Memory Chapel Mortuary helped the family with arrangements.

Marriage Search Engines

[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

User-Contributed Obituaries Forum is maintained by GenealogyBuff with WebBBS 5.12.

Click to Search Large Databases


Understand what your DNA says about your health,
traits and family history. Explore Your DNA Today at
23andMe.com. Get 10% off each additional kit.


Incredibly COOL Genealogy Databases
on the Web!

 


First Name:
Last Name:

Search through tons of fulltext obits
from all over the United States.

SURNAME ONLY SEARCHES
WORK BEST!


First Name:
Last Name:

Search through tons of marriage records
from all over the United States.

SURNAME ONLY SEARCHES
WORK BEST!


Miscellaneous Obituaries Collection
Surname Research Tool
Origin, immigration, life-expectancy, etc. for this surname:

You must use the SUBMIT button; hitting ENTER will not work!
Data is extrapolated freely from Ancestry.com


  If the results that you get turn out to be a death notice rather than an obituary, many times you can find a fulltext obituary by doing a search HERE.



Search ALL Deaths, Burials, Cemeteries & Obituaries


STATE OBITUARY ARCHIVES:

Alabama  - Alaska  - Arizona  - Arkansas  - California  - Colorado  - Connecticut  - Delaware  - Florida  - Georgia  - Hawaii  - Idaho  - Illinois  - Indiana  - Iowa  - Kansas  - Kentucky  - Louisiana  - Maine  - Maryland  - Massachusetts  - Michigan  - Minnesota  - Mississippi  - Missouri  - Montana  - Nebraska  - Nevada  - New Hampshire  - New Jersey  - New Mexico  - New York  - North Carolina  - North Dakota  - Ohio  - Oklahoma  - Oregon  - Pennsylvania  - Rhode Island  - South Carolina  - South Dakota  - Tennessee  - Texas  - Utah  - Vermont  - Virginia  - Washington  - West Virginia  - Wisconsin  - Wyoming
United Kingdom


STATE MARRIAGES SEARCH ENGINES:

Alabama  - Arizona  - Arkansas  - California  - Connecticut  - Georgia  - Idaho  - Illinois  - Indiana  - Iowa  - Kansas  - Louisiana  - Maryland  - Massachusetts  - Michigan  - Mississippi  - Missouri  - Nebraska  - New Mexico  - New York  - North Carolina  - Ohio  - Pennsylvania  - South Carolina  - Tennessee  - Texas  - Virginia  - West Virginia


Search ALL Obituaries in Ancestry.com Databases:

AL - AK - CA - CO - CT - DE - FL - GA - HI - IA - ID - IL - IN - KS - KY - LA - MA - MD - ME - MI - MN - MO - MS - MT - NC - ND - NE - NH - NJ - NM - NV - NY - OH - OK - OR - PA - RI - SC - SD - TN - TX - UT - VA - VT - WA - WI - WV - WY


From Archives.com:

Death Records

Cemetery Records

Obituary Records

Marriage Records

Birth Records

Divorce Records

Vital Records


Show ALL Obituary Collections

User-Contributed Genealogy Data Forum

User-Contributed Obituary Forum

Library of Genealogy Files

United States Newspaper Directory

United States Counties

United States Cities


NEWSPAPER ARCHIVES:


Alabama Newspapers
Alaska Newspapers
Arizona Newspapers
Arkansas Newspapers
California Newspapers
Colorado Newspapers
Connecticut Newspapers
Delaware Newspapers
Florida Newspapers
Georgia Newspapers
Idaho Newspapers
Illinois Newspapers
Indiana Newspapers
Iowa Newspapers
Kansas Newspapers
Kentucky Newspapers
Louisiana Newspapers
Maine Newspapers
Maryland Newspapers
Massachusetts Newspapers
Michigan Newspapers
Minnesota Newspapers
Missouri Newspapers
Montana Newspapers
Nebraska Newspapers
Nevada Newspapers
New Hampshire Newspapers
New Jersey Newspapers
New Mexico Newspapers
New York Newspapers
North Carolina Newspapers
North Dakota Newspapers
Ohio Newspapers
Oklahoma Newspapers
Oregon Newspapers
Pennsylvania Newspapers
Rhode Island Newspapers
South Carolina Newspapers
South Dakota Newspapers
Tennessee Newspapers
Texas Newspapers
Utah Newspapers
Virginia Newspapers
Washington Newspapers
West Virginia Newspapers

 

For your convenience, here are the latest collections and updates added at Ancestry.com as of today:


Subscribe to Archives.com to have access to billions of records:


CanadianObits.com - 1880USCensus.com - MortalitySchedules.com - SSDI-Search.com - Surname Search Utility - GenLookups.com - Marriage Search Engines
Return to Main Page


One of the sponsors of this site is: Ancestry.com