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

Scott K. Midgley - Phoenix, AZ, February 7, 2016
Robert Thrasher - Globe, AZ, January 17, 2016 (Obituary)
M. Jeremy Toles - Tucson, AZ, January 4, 2016 (Obituary)
Joseph W. Lee - Wittmann, AZ, December 31, 2015 (Obituary)
Jack C. Warner - Phoenix, AZ, December 20, 2015 (Obituary)
Richard L. McAnally - Tucson, AZ, December 18, 2015 (Obituary)
Joseph M. Fuller - Sierra Vista, AZ, December 13, 2015 (Obituary)
Eugene C. Simon - Clay Springs, AZ, December 9, 2015 (Obituary)
Norris L. Ganson - Tucson, AZ, November 21, 2015 (Obituary)
Thomas A. McCarthy - Glendale, AZ, November 11, 2015 (Obituary)
Russell G. Sheley, Jr. - Phoenix, AZ, October 29, 2015 (Obituary)
Deann L. Sandry - Yuma, AZ, October 28, 2015 (Obituary)
Mark R. Sligh - Asheville, NC, October 26, 2015 (Obituary)
D.W. Grainger - Scottsdale, AZ, October 23, 2015 (Obituary)
Rodger A. Golston - Tempe, AZ, October 21, 2015 (Obituary)
Ernest Michael Skinner - Tucson, AZ, October 16, 2015 (Obituary)
Roy B. Ward - Flagstaff, AZ, October 15, 2015 (Obituary)
Dwight E. Eller - Tucson, AZ, October 15, 2015 (Obituary)
Paul B. Rudolph - Scottsdale, AZ, October 13, 2015 (Obituary)
John Larry McLaws - Gilbert, AZ, October 3, 2015 (Obituary)
George R. Sorenson - Phoenix, AZ, October 3, 2015 (Obituary)
Douglas F. Snover III - Tempe, AZ, September 29, 2015
Clifford J. Hofmann - Tucson, AZ, September 23, 2015 (Obituary)
Katherine Markoulis - Tucson, AZ, September 15, 2015 (Obituary)
Gwen J. Portney - Tucson, AZ, September 9, 2015
Gene Karp - Tucson, AZ, September 8, 2015 (Obituary)
Charles L. Strouss, Jr. - Phoenix, AZ, September 10, 2015 (Obituary)
Pamela J. Eaton - Phoenix, AZ, September 1, 2015 (Obituary)
Deanna Recker - Maricopa, AZ, August 29, 2015 (Obituary)
David Guzman - Higley, AZ, August 22, 2015 (Obituary)
Jonathon M. Yarger - Cleveland, OH, August 15, 2015
Robert G. Begam - Phoenix, AZ, July 26, 2015 (Obituary)
Robert G. Swan - Phoenix, AZ, July 14, 2015 (Obituary)
Michael J. Cruess - Phoenix, AZ July 9, 2015 (Obituary)
William W. Altaffer - Tucson, AZ, July 4, 2015 (Obituary)
Thomas O'Hare - Albuquerque, NM, July 1, 2015
G. Lee Crosby Jr. - Phoenix, AZ June 27, 2015 (Obituary)
Michael J. Curry - Phoenix, AZ, June 27, 2015
Phillip B. Verrette - Tucson, AZ, June 23, 2015 (Obituary)
Gary P. Klarh - Phoenix, AZ, June 19, 2015
Daniel J. Stoops - Flagstaff, AZ, June 15, 2015 (State Bar of Arizona President, 1980-81) (Obituary)
James W. Johnson - Phoenix, AZ, June 14, 2015 (Obituary)
Thomas A. McCarville - Florence, OR, June 11, 1015
Lillian Fisher - Tucson, AZ, June 7, 015 (Obituary)
James B. McNallen - Goodyear, AZ, May 25, 2015
Herbert M. Bohlman - Chandler, AZ, May 22, 2015 (Obituary)
James D. Winter - Scottsdale, AZ, May 17, 2015 (Obituary)
Jeffrey R. Zoub - Chicago, IL, May 14, 2015 (Obituary)
Robert Sislock - Peoria, AZ, May 8, 2015
Nancy Fulbright Jones - Phoenix, AZ, May 5, 2015 (Obituary)
Joan Seitz Pate - Phoenix, AZ, April 30, 2015 (Obituary) 
Jeffrey Minker - Tucson, AZ, April 30, 2015 (Obituary)
Alan Hyde - Phoenix, AZ, April 24, 2015 (Obituary)
Elizabeth A. Sears - Tucson, AZ, April 20, 2015 (Obituary)
James Darrell Jenkins - Mesa, AZ, April 19, 2015 
Jeff Richards - Yuma, AZ, April 15, 2015 (Obituary)
Donna C. Jaffe - Prescott, AZ, April 11, 2015 (Obituary)
Raul H. Castro - San Diego, CA, April 10, 2015 (Obituary)
Ronald W. Collett - Phoenix, AZ, April 8, 2015 (Obituary)
Linn J. Plous - Kenai, AK, April 6, 2015 (Obituary)
Lester J. Hayt - Phoenix, AZ, April 3, 2015 (Obituary)
Andrew John Van Loon - Phoenix, AZ, March 25, 2015 (Obituary)
Charles D. Newton - Scottsdale, AZ, March 21, 2015 (Obituary)
Humberto Rosales - Phoenix, AZ, March 12, 2015
John F. Goodson - Phoenix, AZ, March 5, 2015 (Obituary)
William S. Lindamood - Tucson, AZ, February 18, 2015 (Obituary)
Robert E. Lundquist - Oro Valley, AZ, February 5, 2015 (Obituary)
Albert L. Blankenship, Jr. - Tucson, AZ, February 5, 2015 (Obituary)