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Catherine Rooney McGuire

Catherine Rooney McGuire, 93, of Henderson passed to our Lord’s care on April 12, 2014 at Nathan Adelson Hospice following complications from hip surgery. Born September 6, 1920 in New York City, Catherine was a factory worker and then a homemaker for her husband and their children. Since moving to Nevada she enjoyed playing bingo at several local casinos. Catherine is survived by her daughter Kathleen, and sisters Joan Valgean of CA and Jean Heisler of FL along with many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband John and son Kevin Sean. An Irish gathering of.
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Louis F. Wapp

003Louis F. Wapp Sr. passed away on Feb. 6, 2014 at the age of 85.  He is survived by his two children Jeffrey Dale Wapp, and Louis F. Wapp Jr.  He served in the Army during the Korean war. He will be missed by his family and friends. He loved to work and was a good provider..
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Joseph Palermo

photo (6)a (1)Joseph Palermo, 77, of Las Vegas, passed away March 15, 2014. He was a master artist, distinguished museum director, and decorated war veteran.  Joe was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1936. He and his brothers Lawrence and Richard were the children of working class Italian immigrants. Joe enlisted in the marines at the age of 17. He later joined the Air Force.   Joe’s military service included tours of duty in Korea and Vietnam.  He was wounded in action as a member of the 19th Air Commandos. The U. S. military awarded.
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Charlene Cruze

image001Charlene Cruze, 72, of Las Vegas, died on March 6, 2014. Born Sept. 19th, 1941, Las Vegas. Part of LDS, DAR, and DUP. She was tour guide; spiritual counselor, art, calligraphy, music teacher. She was also part Cherokee/Algonquin & in Nevada, Elder for the Kaweah Nation. Achievements included Tour Guide of the Decade, Nev. St. Literary Award, American Mothers Assoc. of Nev., National Music Teachers Assoc., Co-Chair of Nev. Women’s History Project, Amer. School of Japanese Arts, Women of Achievement finalist in Arts, Golden Gleaner Award., Old Spanish Trail Assoc., Nat. League.
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G. Vance Cartee

UntitledG. Vance Cartee, age 71 Former Nevada resident Vance Cartee, 71, died February 25, 2014, at his home in Las Vegas, Nevada. At his request, no service will be held. Mr. Cartee was born November 14, 1942, on the banks of the Bayou La Fourche in Thibodaux, Louisiana, to Vance Kimmons Cartee and Beatrice Rose Cartee. He was the eldest of two children. Vance was raised in a little town called Kirbyville in East Texas. His heart, his soul and his character were deeply influenced by his Texas roots. As a young man, he played.
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Loni Sue Jeppesen

photo (16)Loni Sue Jeppesen, 49, of Las Vegas, went to heaven Sunday, February 16, 2014, at St. Rose de Lima Hospital. She was born July 17, 1964, in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, the daughter of Howard and JoAnn (Ault) Wolden. In 1980 Loni moved with her family from Audubon, Minnesota to Las Vegas, Nevada. Loni graduated from Clark High School in Las Vegas, Nevada with the class of 1982. While in high school Loni‘s first experience in the workplace began with Kentucky Fried Chicken. After graduating, Loni took great pride in working for.
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Raymond Martin Preis

Ray - CopyRaymond Martin Preis, Sr., 84 of Las Vegas, Nevada (formerly of San Diego, Ca and Lawrence Twp., NJ) passed away on Sunday, February 9th after a brave struggle with Lymphoma. Mr. Preis was born and raised in Irvington, New Jersey and served in both the US Navy and the US Army during the time of the Korean War. He spent most of his working life in the aircraft and aerospace industry. Mr. Preis was involved in projects that helped explore the surface of the moon through the Ranger.
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Leslie J. Brannum

UntitledLeslie J. “Les” Brannum, 60, lost his battle with cancer on October 24, 2013 in Las Vegas. A longtime resident of Las Vegas, Les spent 30 years as a Lineman for Centel Telephone Company and it predecessors. Les participated on many company sponsored sports team over the years, and developed many lifelong friendships. His brothers, Louis, Laurence, Leland, and James Brannum, numerous nieces and nephews, and many beloved friends, survive Leslie. He is preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Louella. A party in his honor will be held Friday, January 24th..
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Donald K. Allen

Donald K. Allen, 61, passed away on Friday, December 27, 2013, in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he resided. Born in Norristown on August 29, 1952, Mr. Allen graduated from Norristown High School, Class of 1970, where he was active on the school football and wrestling teams. Mr. Allen was the son of Hazel (Hoch) Allen and the late Monroe R. Allen Jr. Along with his mother, he is survived by a sister, Linda Hobbs (Wayne) of Limerick PA; a brother, Dean Allen (Denise) of Collegeville, PA; a daughter, Jennifer Allen of Eugene, Oregon; two sons, Jason Allen and Jeremy Allen of.
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Jacob Ransom Crist

UntitledJacob Ransom Crist, 19, of Las Vegas, NV on Monday evening December 23, 2013 passed away in his home. Jacob was born February 11, 1994 in Ogden, UT, a son of Makala Crist Carruth. At age ten he came to Las Vegas to live with his Aunt, JulieAnne Snowball-Kowalski and extended family. To say the least, Jacob was a feisty child, so full of energy. He loved listening to music of all kinds but especially Avenged Sevenfold, Escape The Fate and Asking Alexandria. He loved to skateboard with his many beloved friends. Jacob.
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