Dec 142012

Charles “Papa” Belone, 71, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, in Flagstaff. Funeral services were held Dec. 12 at Maranatha Assembly of God in Winslow. Interment followed at Desert View Cemetery in Winslow.
Charles was born in Tolani Lake on Jan. 21, 1941.
Survivors include his wife, Laura Belone; five daughters, Anita Begay, Charolette Belone, Kimberly Dixon, Laurette Belone and Gayle Belone; three sons, Gary Belone, Terry Belone and Donovan Belone; two brothers Raymond Belone and Kee W. Belone; and two sisters, Bessie Echevarria and Nora Yazzie.
He was preceded in death by his son, Darren Belone; and his brother, Leo Belone.
Greer’s Mortuary of Winslow was in charge of the arrangements.