Obituaries

Obituaries

Kevin A. Remick 1925 - 2007 Goodyear

A memorial Mass for Kevin A. Remick, 81, Goodyear, will be at 10 a.m. today at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Avondale.Mr. Remick died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, in Phoenix.He was born Dec. 4, 1925, in Crookston, Minn., the son of George Remick and Antoinette Heiker. He attended Bemidji State Teachers College.Mr. Remick served in the U.S. Navy and was honorably discharged in 1946. He worked as a concessions manager at Kansas University from 1950 until he retired in 1986. He was a member of American Legion Dorsey-Liberty Post No. 14 in Lawrence, Kan., where he was a past commander and legionnaire of the year in 1987. He was an active member of the Knights of Columbus and a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church and Corpus Christi Catholic Church parishes.Mr. Remick married Martha Jean on Nov. 25, 1955, in Lawrence. She preceded him in death.Survivors include a daughter, Laura Watson, Goodyear; a son, Chris, Dublin, Ohio; a sister, Helen Brule; two brothers, Bernard and Edward; and seven grandchildren. The family will receive friends after the services at the home of John and Laura Watson.The family suggests memorials to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School, 13720 W. Thomas Road, Avondale, AZ 85323.