|Birth: ||Jun. 5, 1925|
|Death: ||Jun. 28, 2004|
STANDING ROCK — Services for Doris Jean Arviso, 79, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, July 2 at the Mary Mother of Mankind Church, St. Michaels. Father Meldon Hickey will officiate. Burial will take at the private family cemetery.
A rosary will be recited today at 7 p.m. at Rollie Mortuary Palm Chapel.
Arviso died June 28 in Crownpoint. She was born June 5, 1925 in Fort Defiance into the Near the Water People Clan for the Waters Edge People Clan.
Arviso earned a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education from Arizona Sate University. She taught at Borrego Pass, Rough Rock, Cottonwood, Round Rock, and recently at Mariano Lake School. Arviso also worked at the Winslow school dormitory. She was an avid reader and enjoyed playing games. Arviso enjoyed crafts and incorporated that in her teaching.
Survivors include her husband, Paul Willeto Arviso of Standing Rock; daughters, Kathrynn Arviso of Standing Rock, Yvonne Gorman, Paulette Johns both of Todilto Park, Doreen McDade of Pleasant Grove, Utah, Robin Nakaidinae of Las Vegas, Nev.; sons, Kirk Arviso of Window Rock, Paul Arviso, Jr. of Moriarity, Wilbur Paul Arviso of Standing Rock; sisters, Louise Ipalook of Phoenix, Loretta A.W. Tsosie of Todilto Park, Eloise Watchman-Jackson of Window Rock; 23 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.
Arviso was preceded in death by her father, John Watchman; mother, Flora Shirley-Watchman; son, Floyd J.Arviso; sister, Katherine Arviso; brother, Leo C. Watchamn, Sr., brother, Leonard J. Watchman and two grandsons.
Pallbearers will be Adrian Arviso, Tom Arviso Jr., Benneke Gorman, Timothy Johns, Darold McDade, Aaron Sandoval, and Ernest Tsosie Jr.
Rollie Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
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