Irma Amado Griffin, CHS class of 1971 and faculty for over 30 years as the
Fine Arts Department Chair and Dance Director, passed away on May 18, 2016.
Jim Newcomer & Tammy Bruggeman (CHS 1980) at Joe Gatti's memorial service,
Cattletrack Gallery in Scottsdale, October 20, 2012
We lost our much-loved (CHS 1962-1989) Drama and Speech Teacher, Jim
Newcomer (1936-2016), on April 2, 2016. Several of his former students are
spearheading the monumental undertaking of his memorial service. It is
scheduled for Friday, May 13, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at the Eugene L. Hanson
Auditorium at Coronado High School, where he will be center stage for the last
time. Final details are pending and will be posted when finalized. R.I.P. Jim!
If you are on Facebook, please check out and/or join the group
"IN LOVING MEMORY of Jim Newcomer" created by Paul Townsend,
Coronado class of 1982.
Dorothy & Richard Hughes at Jerry Smith's CHS Retirement Party,
Flicka's, May 1, 2014
Our much loved Coronado English teacher, Richard Hughes (CHS 1962-1990) has recently been moved to hospice. Our thoughts and prayers are with him and his
family. If you would like to send him a card (Christmas card would be great),
you can mail to:
Friendship Village Care Service
c/o Richard Hughes
2525 E. Southern Ave.
Tempe AZ 85282
Note: Posted 12/6/15
Update: Sadly, we lost Mr. Hughes on January 6, 2016. His service will be Wednesday, January 13, 2016
at King Of Glory Church in Tempe at 11:00 a.m. Look for his obituary to come out Sunday, 1/10/16.
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