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In Memoriam

The State Bar of Arizona's In Memoriam page 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

Thomas A. Donnelly, Santa Fe, NM | July 15, 2020 
Donald R. Kunz, Scottsdale, AZ | July 10, 2020 (Obituary)  
Edward C. Wong, Tucson, AZ | July 1, 2020 (Obituary)
Sean C. Chapman, Tucson, AZ | June 26, 2020 (Obituary)
D. Michael Romano, Tucson, AZ | June 21, 2020 (Obituary)  
Allen B. Bickart, Prescott, AZ | June 19, 2020 (Obituary)
Avner D. Sofer, San Rafael, CA | June 16, 2020 (Obituary)
David J. Hamilton, Twin Falls, ID | June 6, 2020 (Obituary)  
John C. Wesley, Cave Creek, AZ | June 4, 2020 (Obituary)
Thomas J. Lang,  Scottsdale, AZ | June 1, 2020 (Obituary)
Kenney F. Hegland, Tucson, AZ | May 30, 2020 (Obituary)
Harvey R. Poe, Lyndhurst, NJ | May 11, 2020
Richard A. Garcia, Mesa, AZ | May 10, 2020 (Obituary)
Patrick W. O'Reilly, Phoenix AZ | May 1, 2020 (Obituary
Charles E. Ares, Tucson, AZ | April 29, 2020 (Obituary)
Henry F. Sill, Scottsdale, AZ | April 28, 2020 (Obituary)
Martin L. Bell, Scottsdale, AZ | April 25, 2020 (Obituary)
Jack C. Gun, Adamsville, TN | April 25, 2020 
Andrew David Gleason, Phoenix, AZ | April 18, 2020 (Obituary)
Kenneth L. Allen, Tucson, AZ | April 13, 2020 (Obituary)
Leonard T. Whitfield , Mesa, AZ | April 8, 2020 (Obituary)
LLoyd Fernandez, Tucson, AZ | April 6, 2020 (Obituary)
Grace Mcilvain, Tucson, AZ | March 29, 2020 (Obituary)
Steven R. Galper, Prescott, AZ | March 26, 2020 (Obituary)
Robert S. Tancer, Phoenix, AZ | March 17, 2020 (Obituary)
Robert B. Hunter, Phoenix, AZ | March 15, 2020 (Obituary)
James M. Mitchell, Scottsdale, AZ | March 12, 2020 (Obituary)
Allan J. Stanton, Phoenix, AZ | March 9, 2020 (Obituary)
J. William Moore, Sr., Paradise Valley, AZ | March 7, 2020 (Obituary)
Donald F Pietig, Lake Havasu City, AZ | March 3, 2020 (Obituary)
Larry A. Hammond, Phoenix, AZ | March 2, 2020 (Obituary)
Robert F. Owens, Saint George, UT | February 21, 2020 (Obituary)
Richard M. Cummins, Chappaqua, NY | February 21, 2020 (Obituary)
Charles B. Burton, Phoenix, AZ | February 17, 2020 (Obituary)
Fred J. Ash, Mesa, AZ | February 16, 2020 (Obituary)
Kevin F. Finn, Phoenix, AZ | February 10, 2020 (Obituary)
Louis DeRoon, Mesa, AZ | February 8, 2020 (Obituary)
Dale E. Pontius, Santa Fe, NM | February 3, 2020 (Obituary)
Brent F. Moody, Phoenix, AZ | January 26, 2020 (Obituary)
Carlos Arboleda, Scottsdale, AZ | January 24, 2020 (Obituary)
Bernard I. Rabinovitz, Tucson, AZ | January 23, 2020
David S. Baker, Phoenix, AZ | January 21, 2020
Alexander J. Traficanti, Los Altos Hills, CA | January 18, 2020 (Obituary)
Stephen C. Rich, Phoenix, AZ | January 14, 2020
Daniel T. Bergin, Tempe, AZ | January 13, 2020
Frank X. Gordon, Phoenix, AZ  |  January 6, 2020 (Obituary)
Raymond J. Slomski, Phoenix, AZ  |  December 26, 2019 (Obituary)
Judis R. Andrews, Phoenix, AZ  |  December 22, 2019 (Obituary)
Leo F. Corbet, Phoenix, AZ  |  December 22, 2019 (Obituary)
Judis "Jay" R. Andrews, Sr., Phoenix, AZ  |  December 22, 2019 (Obituary)
John T. Shelby, Tucson, AZ  |  December 22, 2019 (Obituary)
Louise C. Powell, Lake Havasu City, AZ | December 19, 2019 
Craig D. Rackohn, Westlake Village, CA  |  December 19, 2019
David S. Ellsworth, Yuma, AZ  |  December 17, 2019 (Obituary)
John W. McDonald, Tucson, AZ  |  December 14, 2019
Duane W. Schultz, Grants Pass, OR | December 14, 2019 
John A. Gulick, Paradise Valley, AZ  |  December 13, 2019 (Obituary)
George Logan, Phoenix, AZ  |  December 10, 2019 (Obituary)
Robert H. Green, Phoenix, AZ  |  December 7, 2019 (Obituary)
Mishka L. Marshall, Phoenix, AZ  |  December 3, 2019 (Obituary)
Peter J. Goldfinger, Brooklyn, NY  |  December 2, 2019 
Geoffrey R. Hamlin, Phoenix, AZ  |  November 28, 2019 (Obituary)
Frank W. Frey, Tucson, AZ  |  November 25, 2019 (Obituary)
Cynthia R. McCormick, Phoenix, AZ  |  November 22, 2019 (Obituary)
Michael T. Middleton, Mesa, AZ | November 18, 2019
John W. Biggers, Sedona, AZ | November 20, 2019
B. Wells O'Brien, Greenville, SC  |  November 6, 2019 (Obituary)
Janson F. Stewart, Las Vegas, NV | November 5, 2019
Clare H. Abel, Phoenix, AZ  |  November 4, 2019 (Obituary)
Stan A. Lehman, Bisbee, AZ  |  November 3, 2019 
Morris Rozar, Wickenburg, AZ  |  November 3, 2019 (Obituary)
Mary E. Hyduk, Phoenix, AZ  |  November 2, 2019 (Obituary)
Harlan J. Crossman, Phoenix, AZ  |  November 1, 2019 (Obituary)
V. Ann Strickland, Reston, VA  |  October 25, 2019 
Clifford J. Frey, Chandler, AZ | October 10, 2019 
Robert H. Morris, Sun City, AZ  |  October 10, 2019 
M. Richard Remender, Phoenix, AZ  |  October 10, 2019 (Obituary)
Craig G. Travers, Tucson, AZ  |  October 9, 2019 
David D Lawrence, Glendale, CA | October 7, 2019 (Obituary
Stuart J. Shoob, Fountain Hills, AZ  |  October 6, 2019 (Obituary)
Paul G. Rosenblatt, Prescott, AZ  |  October 6, 2019 (Obituary)
Timothy C. Burkart, Seattle, WA | October 3, 2019
Robert M. Hersch, Tucson, AZ  |  October 3, 2019 (Obituary)
Dan Roth, Phoenix, AZ  |  October 2, 2019 (Obituary)
Raymond W. Weaver, Scottsdale, AZ  |  October 2, 2019 (Obituary)
Jennele Morris O'Hair, Tucson, AZ  |  October 1, 2019 
Stanley P. Aronson, Fairlawn, OH  |  September 22, 2019 (Obituary)
James E Holland, Show Low, AZ | September 19, 2019 (Obituary)
Richard H. Lane, Phoenix, AZ  |  September 15, 2019 (Obituary)
Arthur W F Eggert, Mesa, AZ | September 13, 2019 (Obituary)
John J. Leshinski, Phoenix, AZ  |  September 8, 2019 (Obituary)
Annette L. Gerhardt, Sierra Vista, AZ  |  August 30, 2019
Cynthia D. Ettinger, Tucson, AZ | August 20, 2019
James L. Corbet, Wickenburg, AZ  |  August 16, 2019 (Obituary)
Harold Hyams, Tucscon, AZ |  August 21, 2019 (Obituary)
William C. Porter, Kingman, AZ  |  August 15, 2019 
Richard La Paglia, Eloy, AZ | August 2, 2019
Michael H. Gottesman, Sonoita, AZ  | July 25, 2019 (Obituary)
Gerald A. Pollock, Phoenix, AZ  |  July 29, 2019 (Obituary)
Aurthur Higgs, Parker, AZ  |  July 27, 2019 (Obituary)
Jon W. Thompson, Phoenix, AZ  |  July 22, 2019 (Obituary)
James Moeller, Phoenix, AZ  |  July 16, 2019 (Obituary)
John E. Burke, Congress, AZ  |  July 12, 2019 (Obituary)
Ted F. Warner, Scottsdale, AZ  |  July 11, 2019 (Obituary)
Henry K. Wilhelmsen, Prescott, AZ  | July 10, 2019 (Obituary)
William G. Beyer, Glendale, AZ  |  July 8, 2019 (Obituary)
Marshall Fealk, Tucson, AZ  |  July 7, 2019 (Obituary)
Michael T. Bennett, Scottsdale, AZ  |  June 24, 2019 (Obituary)
John Gabroy, Tucson, AZ  |  June 27, 2019 (Obituary)