Tatum K. Velez

Tatum K. Velez, born Aug. 5, 2006, at Balboa Naval Hospital in San Diego, passed away Aug. 5, 2006.

Though her life was short, she was loved dearly and her arrival was anticipated with great joy.

Tatum is survived by her twin sister, Kimber Velez; her parents, Fernando and Adrianne Velez; her older sister, Victoria Velez of San Diego; her maternal grandparents, Tom and Laura Blum; her aunt, Echo Blum of Kingman; her paternal grandmother, Gloria Sanchez; her aunts, Gloria and Alexandra of Blythe, Calif.; and her uncle and aunt, Sgt. Alejandro and Stephanie Velez of Flagstaff.

The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 9, at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, 302 E. Spring St. in Kingman.