Dec 142011

Aldine Brown Yazzie, 90, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011, in Winslow. Funeral services were held Dec. 9 at Berean Baptist Church in Holbrook. Interment followed in Holbrook City Cemetery.

She was born on May 27, 1921, in Indian Wells. She was of the Tsenjikini Clan, born for the Todicheenie Clan.

She worked for many years as a housekeeper for the Best Western Adobe Inn.

Survivors include her daughters, Helen Yazzie and Kathy Wauneka (Henry); two sisters, Ruby Shabie and Ora Brown; and two grandsons.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jones Yazzie; her mother, Bah Brown; her father, Jim Brown; four sisters; and five brothers.

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