Gail Kesler, 83, of Kingman died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2006, at Cerbat Guest Home in Kingman. Gail was born Feb. 8, 1922, in Oklahoma City, Okla. She came to Kingman over 60 years ago from Oklahoma. She completed one year of college and worked for the Mohave County Assessor and the Board of Supervisors of Mohave County for 20 years, serving the last eight years as the clerk of the board. She was affiliated with Daughters of the Pioneers and the Mohave Museum of History and Arts.
Gail had many friends in Kingman and in her younger years was an avid bottle hunter. She played contract bridge and liked to play the poker machines in Laughlin. She made many trips to Hawaii and loved the islands almost as much as she did the desert around Kingman.
Her husband of 30 years, Frank Kesler, passed away in 1975, leaving her a widow. Later she lived with her son, Jack, and enjoyed her grandchildren. Gail is survived by her son, Jack M. Kesler of Kingman; daughter, Robin R. Mosby and son-in-law Timothy J. Mosby of Kingman; grandson, Tate Mosby and his wife Emilie of Kingman; great-granddaughter, Teagan Mosby of Kingman; grandson, Heath Mosby of Las Vegas; granddaughter, Erin Mosby of Kingman; and nieces, Vicki Foree and Diane Lawson of Oklahoma.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Sutton Memorial Funeral Home, 1701 Sycamore Ave., with private burial to follow in Mountain View Cemetery, Kingman.
John Mazy of Dolan Springs passed away on Friday, Dec. 30, 2005, at Kingman Hospital after a long illness.
He is survived by his wife, Hazel; his nephew, William Kovach of Mukelteo, Wash.; a grandson, John Pepper of Puyallup, Wash.; and a sister-in-law, Virginia Mazy of Colorado Springs, Colo.
A Memorial Mass will be held at the Catholic Mission Church in Dolan Springs at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 23. John made a whole-body donation to Life Legacy of Tucson.
Eufelia “Bernice” Hull passed on Jan. 14, 2006, with her husband, Earl Hull, by her side. She was born in Newkirk, N.M., on Jan. 17, 1933.
She is survived by her nine children: Joseph (Cindy), Aline (Mike), René (Glenn), Andrew (Suzette), Ronnie, Donnie, Brenda, Brian (Natalie), Gary (Trish), and Eddie (Tess) Hull. She is survived by two brothers, Jimmy and Manuel. She has 32 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers. She was an active member of the VFW Post 10386, American Legion, Post 22, Eagles Post 3744, and Amvets Post 14 in Clovis, N.M.
There will be no services held. She will be missed dearly by family and friends.
Juanita Deloras Miller, 77, of Kingman died Monday, Jan. 16, 2006, in Kingman. She was born May 4, 1928, in South Gate, Calif.
Arrangements are being handled by Sutton Memorial Funeral Home.