Wilva 'Billie' Keppel

Wilva "Billie" Keppel, a former Kingman resident, died Saturday Jan.

1, 2001, in Oak Harbor, Wash.


Keppel moved to Washington two years ago after living in Kingman for many years.


Keppel is survived by: three sons, Larry Varvel, Danny Keppel and Mark Keppel; two daughters, Sandy Jones and Kelli Van Liew; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Cremation is being handled in Oak Harbor, Wash.

Marilyn Michalik

Marilyn Michalik died Wednesday Jan.

31, 2001, in Kingman.

She was 74.


Michalik was born Sept.

22, 1926, in Laconia, N.H.

She moved to Kingman from New York.

She worked at the Roadway Coffee Shop in Kingman for 19 years.


Michalik is survived by: her husband James A.

Michalik of Kingman; four sons; three daughters; three sisters; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held on Friday, Feb.

2, 2001, at Sutton Memorial Funeral Home.

No services are planned.

Sutton Crematory will handle cremation.

Memorial donations may be made to The Emphysema Foundation.

Hilda A.


Hilda A.

Byrd died Wednesday Feb.

7, 2001, in Kingman.

She was 89.


Byrd was born Feb.

23, 1911, in Scotland, S.D.

She worked as a retail clerk for several local merchants for 50 years until her retirement in 1980.

She was a member of Cross of Christ Lutheran Church.


Byrd is survived by: several nieces and nephews.

Her husband Neil Byrd preceded her in death in 1988.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m.

to 11 a.m.

on Tuesday Feb.

13, 2001, at Sutton Memorial Funeral Home.

Funeral services will immediately follow at 11 a.m.

at the same location.


William Godfrey will officiate.

Burial will be in Mountain View Cemetery.

George Harold Dull

George Harold Dull, a former Kingman resident, died Friday Feb.

9, 2001, in Phoenix.

He was 78.


Dull was born Oct.

11, 1922, in Wadsworth, Ohio, to George Washington and Dora Dull.

He served in the U.S.

Navy in World War II and in Korea.

He worked in the aerospace industry for Martin Marietta (now Lockheed Martin) until his retirement.


Dull married Kathleen Dull after World War II.

She died at the age of 53.

He married Dixie Dull in 1979.

The couple lived in Kingman for several years before moving to Laughlin, Nev., in 1998.


Dull is survived by: his wife of 21 years, Dixie (Jasperson) Dull; two sons, Thomas Dull of Glendale, and Terence dull of Hermitage, Tenn.; one daughter, Sunny Csuhta of Lincoln, Neb.; two stepchildren, Kris Woodrum of Texas and Charles Knefelkap of Oklahoma; nine grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

No services will be held.

Memorial donations may be made to the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation in Oklahoma City, Okla.

Arrangements are being handled by Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary in Glendale.