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Arthur Duran Baldonado, 65, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, in Mesa. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Sept. 10 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Holbrook. Inurnment will take place at a later date.
He was born July 21, 1947, in Holbrook to Fermin Baldonado and Julia Duran Baldonado.
Arthur was a man who loved his family and friends, and enjoyed music, especially playing the guitar.
Survivors include four children, Eric Baldonado of Holbrook, Edward Baldonado of Mesa, Jessica Ramirez of Holbrook and Arthur “Aaron” Baldonado of Colorado Springs, Colo.; 16 grandchildren; eight brothers and sisters; and his companion, Gloria Yellowhair of Holbrook.
Owens Livingston Mortuary of Holbrook was in charge of the arrangements.