Forbus / Schmidgall

Paula Louise Forbus

On Jan. 10, 2007, Paula Louise Forbus passed away.

She left two sons, Larry Forbus, 31, and Joseph Roach, 14. She is also survived by her mother, Gladys Roach, and three sisters, one brother and six grandchildren.


Henry Eugene Schmidgall

Henry Eugene Schmidgall, 68, passed away peacefully on Jan. 13, 2007, at Kingman Regional Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Kensett, Ark., on May 27, 1938, to Thelma A. and Ulys M. Schmidgall.

He is survived by Carol Cross; sons, David (Marji) Schmidgall of Ramona, Calif., and Jim (Stella) Kennedy of Vancouver, Wash.; daughter, Wilma Jean (Taylor) Bowman of Bolivar, Mo.; stepson, Ellis (Alisha) Myers of Langsville, Ohio; stepdaughter, Jessica (Bill) Saxton of Shade, Ohio; grandsons, Kenneth and David Schmidgall, Zach Bowman, Justin Gilkey (Myers), Jason, Jordan and Brandon Myers and Craig Saxton; granddaughters, Amanda Parks, Kelsey Bowman, Holly Saxton, Jami, Emily and Alicia Myers; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He will be missed by all.

Hank loved life and lived it to the fullest. He enjoyed the desert especially.

Hank was a retired auto body specialist.

He served in the U.S. Air Force, served as commander of the Parker VFW, was past vice president of the Yuma Jaycees, a ranger in the Arizona Rangers, participated in the Golden Valley VFW Charity Pool Tournament, and bowled with the Arizona Bowling Team of Kingman.

There will be no services by request.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Carol Cross, 3924 San Pedro Road, Golden Valley, AZ 86413.

Sutton Memorial Funeral Home will be handling the cremation arrangements.