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93, of Tucson, Arizona, died on Sunday, February 12, 2017, surrounded by her two daughters and their husbands. Nita was preceded in death by her husband, Richard L. Haddock, Sr. and her infant son, Craig. She is survived by daughters, Barbara Lynn Druke (William) and Shari Haddock Raicher (Michel); son, Rick Haddock (Elizabeth Ann); five grandchildren and her beloved cat, Rusty. Throughout her life, Nita continued to make her own decisions with grace and determination. Her family and friends will remember Nita most for her integrity, strength, independence, and compassion.
Nita retired in 1991 after 26 years as an administrative assistant to three Presidents of the University of Arizona. During her highly regarded tenure with the State of Arizona, Nita received the Award for Excellence in 1988 for her collaborative efforts on the Super Collider project.
A Memorial Service for Nita will be held on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Christ Presbyterian Church, 6565 East Broadway Boulevard, Tucson, Arizona. In lieu of flowers, Nita's family requests donations in Nita's name to Peppi's House, TMC inpatient hospice facility, 5301 East Grant Road, Tucson, AZ 85712 or St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 263 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements by HUDGEL'S SWAN FUNERAL HOME.
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passed away peacefully on March 16, 2017 surrounded by her family. Known to many as "Sissy", she was born in San Francisco, CA on June 17, 1950. She grew up in Peñasco, NM and after moving to Tucson, AZ, attended and graduated from Sunnyside High School. Kathy, as she was known in school, was a licensed masseuse and esthetician for much of her life and lived in Santa Fe, NM for the past 25 years. Sissy is survived by her sisters, Ramona (Raúl) Grijalva, Georgetta (Steve) Platt, Monica (Randy) Beus and Christina (Lorenzo) Hernandez. She was a wonderful Tia to many nieces and nephews. She also leaves her canine companion, Jasmine; and many friends, relatives and loved ones. She was a loving sister and aunt who always worked hard and encouraged all young people in her path to do the same, whether it be in school or a job. She will be remembered for her great sense of humor, free spirit, zest for life, unfiltered opinions and her fierce love of family. Visitation will be held on Friday, March 24, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at Carrillo's Tucson Mortuary, 204 S. Stone Avenue (South Chapel), with Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass will be offered on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at St. Augustine Cathedral, 192 S. Stone Avenue, at 9:00 a.m., with interment to follow at Holy Hope Cemetery Mausoleum, 3555 N. Oracle Road. Services will also be held in Santa Fe, New Mexico on Friday, March 31, 2017 at St. Frances Cathedral, 231 Cathedral Place at 10:00 a.m. Her family wishes to thank all those who cared for her over the past 10 months, especially the 650 wing of Tucson Medical Center and the American Red Cross. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a memorial donation to the American Red Cross of Southern Arizona. Arrangements by CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY
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SULLIVAN, William R. 96, was born on June 15, 1920, died peacefully on March 12, 2017. A long time Tucson resident, originally from Ohio. He was a proud Navy man and a WWII Veteran in the South Pacific. Preceded in death by the love of his life, Ann L. Sullivan and survived by his loving daughters and their families. We are very thankful for the comforting care of Casa de la Luz Hospice in his final months. Respecting his wishes there will be no formal services.
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