Navajo-Hopi Nations,Flagstaff & Winslow News
Fri, Feb. 28


Marcus LaFayette Warren

Funeral services for Marcus LaFayette Warren, 43, were held on Friday, August 4 at 2 p.m. at the Faith Temple Church of God in Christ, on E. Fourth St. and Pope in Winslow. Viewing was held from 1-2 p.m. Friday, August 4 at the Church. Interment was in Desert View Cemetery.

Marcus Warren passed away on July 25 in California. He was born on August 7, 1956 in Crossett, Arkansas to John and Johnnie Warren. Shortly after his birth the family moved to McNary where they lived for nine years before moving to Winslow. During High School, Marcus excelled in Speech, Drama and Music. Marcus loved music and was an outstanding student. He was first chair in the band and orchestra. He was also Drum Major for the marching band and led the band onto the football field during football games. He also led the band during the annual Winslow Christmas Parade. Marcus received a music scholarship to the University of Arizona. One of his proudest moments was playing in the band during the University of Arizona / Arizona State University football games.

Marcus worked and lived in Tucson before moving to Los Angeles Where he lived and worked until his death.

Marcus is survived by his Special Friend, Han Taeyong; his father, John Warren, Sr.; two brothers, Michael Kennedy of Los Angeles, California and John and wife Peggy Warren of Chandler; two sisters, Susan Warren of Winslow and Belinda and husband, Ted Hernandez of G1endale; special aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

Marcus is preceded in death by his mother, Johnnie Warren, who passed away in 1999.

Greer's Scott Mortuary of Winslow was in charge of the arrangements.

Joshua Wehmeyer

Memorial Services for Joshua Wehmeyer, 10, were held at 10 a.m., Saturday, August 5 at the Desert View Baptist Church, 101 Hipkoe Dr. in Winslow with Rev. Edgar Miller officiating. Viewing was held from 3 - 5 p.m., Thursday, August 3 at Greer's Scott Mortuary Chapel.

Joshua passed away on July 29 in Winslow. He was born on March 26, 1990 in Flagstaff. He had just completed 4th grade at Bonnie Brennan School. He was a Star Wars and 007 enthusiast Joshua loved his family and friends deeply and will be missed by all.

Survivors include: his mother, Georgia Wehmeyer Scott of Winslow; step-father, Colin Scott of Winslow; sister, Mary Martha Wehmeyer of Winslow; grandparents, Mary J. Wehmeyer, George C. Wehmeyer and Marlys Paukner; aunts and uncles, Brenda Ketterman, Allen and Chris Wehmeyer; great-aunts and uncles, H.C. and Elaine Savage of Mississippi, Evelyn and Bill Magill of Maricopa, John and Julie Savage of Colorado, Barbara Savage of Buckeye, Jesse (Jay) and Betsy Savage of Aztec, New Mexico and Penelope and Roger Bishop of Reno, Nevada.

Greer's Scott Mortuary was in charge of the arrangements.

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