Dec 092011

Anderson Apachito Jr., 26, passed away on Friday, Dec. 2, 2011, in Flagstaff. Funeral services will be held at 10 o’clock this morning (Dec. 9) at Maranatha Assembly of God in Winslow. Interment will be at the Birdsprings community plot.

Anderson was born Sept. 5, 1985, in Winslow.

Survivors include his mother, Lydia L. Long of Winslow; his son, Adrian Deon Apachito of Winslow; five sisters, Sheila Yazzie of Birdsprings, Cassandra Long of Phoenix, Victoria S. Ruelas of Winslow, Maria Apachito of Whiteriver and Gloria Apachito of Alamo, N.M.; and two brothers, Vincent Thompson and Philip Adrian Ruelas, both of Winslow.

He was preceded in death by his father, Anderson Apachito Sr.; and a brother, Anderson Andy Apachtio.

Greer’s Mortuary of Winslow was in charge of the arrangements.