B. Joe Mirick, 74, of Sun City, passed away on March 12, 2006. He was born April 25, 1931 in Yukon, Okla. and lived most of his life in the Buckeye area.
Mr. Mirick proudly served his country in the U.S. Army while stationed in South Korea.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and his wife, Sallie Elms Mirick.
He is survived by his son, Garland (Gabi) Mirick, two daughters, Vickie (Jim) Hartdegen and Maridee (Art) Francis, two brothers Don (Helen) Mirick and Jim (Trudy) Mirick; three grandsons, one granddaughter and one great-granddaughter and longtime partner, Bonnie Mirick.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, March 17 at Chapel of the Chimes Mortuary 7924 N. 59 Ave. in Glendale. Contributions in his memory should be sent to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 3877 N. 7 St., Phoenix, AZ 85014.