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LeRoy E. Osier

LeRoy E. Osier, 81, passed away on May 23, 2007, at Friendship of the Valley Hospice in Tempe.

Born in Minneapolis, Minn. on Aug. 6, 1925, he grew up in Hamel, Minn. and pursued his career in Florida in construction. He served in the military in the 101st Airborne. He retired to Arizona and spent his summers in Williams.

He is survived by his loving companion "sweetheart" Angeline "Angie" Radacy; his brother Richard Osier of Richmond, Minn.; trusted business associate V. William Osier; children Bruce Osier of Fairmont, Minn., Allan Osier of Royal Palm Beach, Fla., Donald Osier of Buffalo, Minn., Kathy Francis of Big Pine Key, Fla. and Laurie and Randy Cunningham of Liberty, W.V.; eight grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.

A service will be held for LeRoy at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, 2007 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 900 W. Grant Ave. in Williams. There will be a celebration of life gathering at the Grand Canyon Hotel following the service.


Mae Linker

Annie Mae Linker, 88, was summoned by God to come home on July 12, 2007. Her work here on earth was complete.

She was born in Calhoun County, Arkansas at home, on Sept. 17, 1918 to Charlie Jones and Jane Nallen Jones. Annie was a resident of Williams since 1949. She was a homemaker and provided day care in her home for many years. Her life revolved around her family and church. She was a member of the First Baptist Church since 1952.

Annie was a very loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grand mother. She was a very kind person and spent a lot of her early life caring for others. Those who knew and loved her will miss her very much. Our mother was truly a treasure to all of us.

She is survived by her daughters, Shirley (Harry) Cobasky of Cottonwood, Sandra Clark of Williams and Linda Denton of Show Low; one sister Francis Parker of Marshall, Texas; grandchildren Chris Clark of Williams and Tracy and Aaron Denton of Show Low; and great-grandchildren, Brittany Clark of Ash Fork, Taylor Clark of Williams, Cheyenne Clark of Phoenix and Marcus Denton of Show Low.

Services were held Tuesday, July 17, 2007 at the First Baptist Church in Williams.

Condolences can be sent to the family at Arrangements were handled by Norvel Owens Mortuary.

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