Aug 162013

Robert Morris Koury, 83, passed away on Monday Aug. 12, 2013, at Haven of Show Low, formerly Tall Pines. A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18, with the Recitation of the Holy Rosary at 7 p.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Holbrook. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 19, at the church. Concluding services and interment will be in the Holbrook Cemetery.
He was born on May 31, 1929, in Holbrook to Toffe Joseph Koury and Florence Rose Amin.
Robert worked for the Arizona Department of Transportation in the maintenance department.
Survivors include his children, Debora (Richard) Powers, Paul (Kenny) Koury, Becki (Keith) Gross and Betsy Koury; 11 grandchildren, Richard M. Powers, Amber Stimmel, April Koury, Charles A. Gross, Karen D. Gross, Daniel Sandoval Jr., Sarah Sandoval, Marcus Sandoval, Jordan Sandoval, Anneke Sandoval and Kyara Sandoval; 20 great-grandchildren, Gage Powers, Dillon Powers, Lydia Powers, Rion Stimmel, Ayla Stimmel, Serenity Stimmel, Chase Gross, Charles A. Gross, Cirissa Learch, Michaela Learch, Damon Baker, Brandon Baker, Gabriel Baker, Jesse Sandoval, Isaiah Aguilera, Damien Kennedy, Kiana Kennedy, Mia Sandoval, Ariza Sandoval and Trinity Rust; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Owens Livingston Mortuary of Holbrook was in charge of the arrangements. Robert Koury