May 222013

Hoskie Begay, 87, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2013, in Kingman. Graveside services were held May 17 at the Holbrook City Cemetery.
He was born on Dec. 17, 1925 in Holbrook. He was a truck driver for the railroad.
Survivors include his sons, Roy Begay, Nelson Begay, Dennis Begay and Anderson Begay; his daughters, Gloria Yazzie, Joyia Begay, Julia Tamayo and Victoria Begay; three sisters, Stella Spencer, Betty Begay and Malinda Begay; and four brothers, Tom Dane Yazzie, Raymond Begay, Calivin Begay and Melvin Begay.
He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Denet Yazzie Begay and Alkenibah; and a sister, Ellen Mae Begay.
Greer’s Mortuary of Winslow was in charge of the arrangements.