DENNIS RAY DEQUADRI
DENNIS RAY DEQUADRI
Dennis Ray Delquadri, 60, of Zillah died Saturday, May 21,
2005, at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital.
He was born Jan. 9, 1945 in Pocatello, Idaho to Joseph
Delquadri and Leta Gladys (Bates) Delquadri. He was raised and educated in
Idaho and graduated from Pocatello High School. He married Sandy Jones on Aug.
28, 1964 in Pocatello. They moved to Sunnyside in 1973 and later to Yakima.
Dennis was a nuclear power operator at the Hanford Project for 27 years. Sandy
died in November of 2000. He was married to Judie Davis on Sept. 11, 2003 in
Boise, Idaho. She was his best friend and companion the last two years of his
Dennis was an enrolled member of the Ponca Tribe of
Nebraska. He served as a volunteer fire fighter with the East Valley Fire
He was known to his friends as Denny and he never knew a
stranger. Dennis loved his horses, gardening and people watching and was very
fond of his dog “Mandy.” He was a master cribbage player.
He is survived by his wife, Judie Delquadri of Zillah; his
children, Tammy Edmons and her husband, Jay, of Buhl, Idaho, Terri Garza and
her husband, Dan, of Sunnyside, Todd Delquadri and his wife, Michelle, of
Sunnyside, Danie McKinstry and her husband, Ron, of Keystone, Iowa, Darrin
Delquadri and his wife, Jennifer, of Moxee, Dale Chad Delquadri and his wife,
Kristal, of Yakima, Kim Smith of Elgin, Ore. and Kelly Davis of Kennewick; 19
grandchildren; and a brother, Joe “Buster” Delquadri and his wife, Jeannie, of
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Sandy; and his
father and mother.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 24, 2005 and
Wednesday, May 25, 2005, from noon until 8 p.m. at Keith and Keith Ninth Avenue
Chapel. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 26, 2005, at 11 a.m. Keith
& Keith Ninth Avenue Chapel.
Concluding services and burial will follow at West Hills Memorial Park.
Keith and Keith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
David Marroquin, 64, of Sunnyside, went home to be with our
dear Lord on Saturday, May 21, 2005.
David was born Dec. 19, 1940 in San Juan, Texas to
Guadalupe and Paula Marroquin. David served in the U.S. Army, where he received
his GED and earned the rank of sergeant. He later attended school at YVCC, WWCC
and the University of Washington. He worked for the Walla Walla State
Penitentiary, as a reserve officer for the Granger Police Department and
retired from the Hanford Nuclear Plant in Richland. On May 17, 1964 he married
his wife, Alicia Lopez.
David enjoyed fishing, gambling, driving his Corvette and
his motorcycle, spending time with his friends and family and spinning long
He is survived by his wife, Alicia Marroquin; son, David
Marroquin Jr. and wife, Lisa Estrada, of Sunnyside and children, Nicole and
Eric Marroquin, Steven Estrada, Jacob and Nathaniel Marroquin; and son,
Guadalupe Marroquin and wife, Paula, of Lynnwood and children, Victoria and
Vanessa Marroquin; daughter, Gloria Roybal and husband, Ron, of Yakima and
children, Cassie Marroquin and Trent Roybal; daughter, Linda Calderon and
husband, Frank, of Yakima and children, Kamilia, Bree Ann, and Frank Calderon;
two brothers, Jesus Marroquin of Sunnyside and Guadalupe Marroquin Jr. of
Toppenish; and two sisters, Maria Cisneros of Centerville and Connie Pena of
Yuba City, Calif.
David was preceded in death by his mother, Paula Marroquin;
his father, Guadalupe Marroquin Sr.; and a brother, Beto Marroquin.
Recitation of the Rosary will be held Tuesday, May 24,
2005, at 6 p.m. at Valley Hills Funeral Home Chapel, Zillah. Mass of Christian
Burial will be held Wednesday, May 25, 2005, at 11 a.m. at St. Aloysius
Catholic Church in Toppenish. Interment will be at Zillah Cemetery.