Henry Dreyer, 72, of Kingman died Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2006, at Kingman Regional Medical Center. He was born Aug. 28, 1933, in Inglewood, Calif. He moved from Riverside, Calif., to Kingman 24 years ago.
Henry completed grade 11, became a truck driver, and worked as a carpenter on restoring the Mission Inn in Riverside. He was a school bus driver for Kingman Schools for ten years before retiring.
Henry was a member of the American Rifleman Association and NBS Jeep Association. He was squad leader, Company E, 34th Infantry Regiment APO 24. He received an honorable discharge from the U.S. Army Reserve Infantry, a National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Service Medal, and the U.N. Service Medal.
Henry is survived by his wife, Claudia Dreyer; two daughters, Paula Dreyer and Kelly Dreyer; his grandson, Harry Dreyer; sisters, Myrtle (Ron) Frapeis, June White and Lorraine Collinge; in-laws, Jean Widman, Donna Witt, George Mains and Dorothy Mains; grandchildren, Mike, Eric, Skylar, Chase, Josh and Christopher; and many nieces and nephews.
There will be no visitation or services.
Cremation was handled by Sutton Memorial Funeral Home.
Michael Allen Wiggins, 69, a resident of Kingman, passed away on Monday, Feb. 6, 2006.
Mike was a retired police officer with over 30 years service to Jefferson County, Colo., and Montrose County, Colo., sheriff offices before retiring to Kingman.
He is survived by his two daughters, Michelle Wiggins of Thornton, Colo., and Suzie and her husband Mike Rossman of Carlisle, Ohio; granddaughter Rebecca of Carlisle; and brother, Clyde Wiggins of Englewood, Colo.
Mike was loved by all and a good friend to many.
Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 13, at Mount Olivet Cemetery, 12801 West 44th Ave., Wheat Ridge, Colo, with reception following.
L. Ray Hoffman, 73, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2006, at his Golden Valley home. He was born in Creighton, S.D.
Ray was a veteran of the Korean War. He moved to California in 1986 then settled in Arizona. He was well known as Cowboy Ray at the swap meet. He enjoyed spending his time helping his community and always having a story to tell to all who would listen.
Ray is survived by his wife, Bonnie Hoffman; three sons, Edward Martinelli, Mack Martinelli and Lance Hoffman; two daughters, Lori Granius and Lana Weber; eight grandchildren, Chad and Dustin Martinelli, Michael and Roslie Martinelli, Jennifer and Jeremy Wagner and Travis and Tyral Weber; and five great-grandchildren, one that took his heart, Kirsten Lee Rodenbaugh.
A gathering will be held at the Golden Valley Swap Meet at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11.
Randolph Edward Cope passed away peacefully in his home on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2006.
Randy was 52 years old.
He had been a resident of Kingman for the past three years; he came here from California. Randy was born March 24, 1953, in Allentown, Pa.
He leaves behind his wife, Roxana Cope; his son, Ryan Cope; his brother, Tim Cope; and one grandson, Alex Cope.
He is loved and will be missed deeply.
Memorial services will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 13, at St. John’s United Methodist Church, 1730 Kino Ave., Kingman.