In Memoriam

The State Bar of Arizona's In Memoriam webpage provides members with information regarding the deaths of fellow lawyers.

Death notices (name, city, date of death) are posted as they are made available and will remain on the site for 12 months.

When available, links to full obituaries are also provided. Click on Obituary to access this information. Please note that over time some links may have been deactivated. Also, some links may require readers to scroll through complete listings to access information regarding the lawyers denoted below.

Deceased Members

Charles Bradley (Brad) Woodford - Tubac, AZ, December 3, 2014 (Obituary)
Frances P. Peterson - Phoenix, AZ, November 25, 2014 (Obituary)
Clifford B. Altfeld - Tucson, AZ, November 9, 2014 (Obituary)
Clifton E. Bloom - Tucson, AZ, October 28, 2014
David Burnell Smith - Scottsdale, AZ, October 24, 2014 (Obituary)
Thomas Edward Kowalski, San Diego, CA, October 22, 2014
Hubert E. Kelly - Phoenix, AZ, October 13, 2014 (Obituary)
Elizabeth A. Stover - Tucson, AZ, October 11, 2014 (Obituary)
George B. Marvel - Tucson, AZ, October 9, 2014 (Obituary)
Michael W. Berg - Fountain Hills, AZ, September 28, 2014 (Obituary)
Michael A. Carragher - Globe, AZ, September 27, 2014 (Obituary)
James F. Crane - Phoenix, AZ, September 26, 2014 (Obituary)
G. David Gage - Phoenix, AZ, September 23, 2014 (Obituary)
Lawrence Howard - Tucson, AZ, September 18, 2014 (Obituary)
James Meador Smith - Phoenix, AZ, September 5, 2014 (Obituary)
Alfredo C. Marquez - Ramona, CA, August 27, 2014 (Obituary)
Melvin J. Owens - Phoenix, AZ, August 24, 2014 (Obituary)
David G. Licht - Beverly Hills, CA, August 15, 2014 (Obituary)
Danny L. Klein - Scottsdale, AZ, August 14, 2014 (Obituary)
Laura J. Houseworth - Scottsdale, AZ, August 12, 2014 (Obituary)
Robert Moeller - Phoenix, AZ, August 9, 2014 (Obituary)
Brian L. Henry - Phoenix, AZ, July 31, 2014 (Obituary)
Michael P. Gormley - Phoenix, AZ, July 29, 2014 (Obituary)
R. Aaron Edens - Mesa, AZ, July 21, 2014 (Obituary)
James E. Curran - Phoenix, AZ, July 16, 2014 (Obituary)
Jennifer Perkowski - Mesa, AZ, July 13, 2014 (Obituary)
Hon. Robert C. Broomfield - Phoenix, AZ, July 10, 2014 (Obituary)
Thomas C. Reed - Tucson, AZ, July 9, 2014 (Obituary)
Gerald B. Hirsch - Tucson, AZ, July 6, 2014 (Obituary)
Ralph L. Fenderson - Fountain Hills, AZ, June 30, 2014 (Obituary)
Gene Sykes - Scottsdale, AZ, June 30, 2014 (Obituary)
Terry J. Dalke - Tucson, AZ, June 26, 2014 (Obituary)
James D. Whitney - Tucson, AZ, June 10, 2014 (Obituary)
Robert L. Beal, Jr. - Tucson, AZ, June 5, 2014 (Obituary)
William C. Penn - Tucson, AZ, June 4, 2014 (Obituary)
Robert L. Bluemle - Burlington, VT, May 8, 2014 (Obituary)
James A. Mather - Tucson, AZ, May 6, 2014 (Obituary)
Jon N. Vogel - Scottsdale, AZ, May 4, 2014 (Obituary)
Laura B. Monte - Victor, NY, May 1, 2014 (Obituary)
Vernon Slaughter - Goodyear, AZ, April 22, 2014 (Obituary)
Richard A. Segal- Phoenix,AZ, April 18, 2014, State Bar President, 1973-1974 (Obituary)
Osmond A. Burton Jr. - Tucson, AZ, April 15, 2014 (Obituary)
James W. Junker  - Scottsdale, AZ, April 12, 2014 (Obituary)
Ronald Earl Wiltbank - Mesa, AZ, April 11, 2014 (Obituary)
Francis (Frank) Fanning - Mesa, AZ, April 11, 2014 (Obituary)
Thomas J. Reilly - Phoenix, AZ, April 10, 2014 (Obituary)
David Palmer - Prescott, AZ, April 4, 2014 (Obituary)
Raymond W. (Ray) Brown - Prescott, AZ, April 3, 2014 (Obituary)
  former member of the Board of Governors
Lovell B. Lieurance - Phoenix, AZ, March 31, 2014 
Donald William Jansen - Phoenix, AZ, March 29, 2014 (Obituary)
Thomas Wildermuth - Coolidge, AZ, March 26, 2014 (Obituary)
Travis S. Williams - Mesa, AZ, March 22, 2014 (Obituary)
Jeanne K. Parrott - Paris, France, March 22, 2014
Fred F. Bockmon - Palm City, FL, March 19, 2014
Ronald A. Lebowitz - Phoenix, AZ, March 16, 2014 (Obituary)
John M. Favour - Prescott, AZ, March 15, 2014, State Bar of Arizona President 1964-65 (Obituary)
Walter Cheifetz - Phoenix, AZ, March 10, 2014 (Obituary)
Joseph Charles Raineri Jr. - Scottsdale, AZ, March 7, 2014 (Obituary)
Robert (Bob) Blakey Jr. - Prescott, AZ, February 24, 2014 (Obituary)
Carol Carrigan - Scottsdale, AZ, February 22, 2014 (Obituary)
Leland C. Makemson - Phoenix, AZ, February 22, 2014 (Obituary)
Stephen John Boyden - Page, AZ, February 19, 2014 (Obituary)
Samuel P. Applewhite III - Phoenix, AZ, February 17, 2014 (Obituary)
Arthur J. Hutton - Tucson, AZ, February 14, 2014 (Obituary)
Martin L. Stoneman - Phoenix, AZ, February 5, 2014 (Obituary)
Xavier J. Sedillo - Phoenix, AZ, January 31, 2014 (Obituary)
Joe Keilp - Phoenix, AZ, January 23, 2014
Tom C. Cole - Yuma City, AZ, January 23, 2014 (Obituary)
Manuel P. Guerrero - St. Paul, MN, January 7, 2014 (Obituary)
Steven D. Copple - Tucson, AZ, January 4, 2014
Herbert Spencer Fibel - Tempe, AZ, January 2, 2014 (Obituary)
Cameron M. Hall - Phoenix, AZ, December 30, 2013 (Obituary)
Montague E. Davis - Tucson, AZ, December 27, 2013 (Obituary)
Frederick K. Steiner, Jr. - Phoenix, AZ, December 27, 2013 (Obituary) 
John C. Schmeidel - Scottsdale, AZ, December 27, 2013
Robert E. Cattany - Tucson, AZ, December 14, 2013 (Obituary)
Murray Miller - Scottsdale, AZ, December 11, 2013 (Obituary)
James W. Howard - Phoenix, AZ, December 10, 2013 (Obituary)
William Blake Willis Sr. - Scottsdale, AZ, December 8, 2013 (Obituary)