Elizabeth Lee Dickens, 88, of Mesa, passed quietly early November 8th, 2014 at home. She was born March 5th, 1926 in Newport, Kentucky where she would eventually meet the love of her life, her devoted husband of 64 years, Charles. Elizabeth was a loving wife, mother, aunt and friend. She was preceded in death by her brothers Frank Doyle and Robert Doyle. Elizabeth was also preceded by a son, Michael Francis Dickens. She is survived by her husband Charles, son Charles (Patti) Dickens, daughter Mary (Matt) Bauer, son Robert (Kamela) Dickens, all of Arizona. Elizabeth is also survived by her loving cousin, Jeanne Geise, of Ohio, nephews Robert (Sandy) Doyle, Tom (Micki) Doyle and Jim (Ann) Doyle, all of Kentucky. Elizabeth leaves behind grandchildren, Jennifer (David) Massey, Charles K. Dickens, Miranda Jessup, and Tanner Jessup as well as several great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. Elizabeth will be missed dearly, but she will be able to help light the way for those who follow.
Services for family and friends will be Friday November 14th, 2014 at 1:00pm at The National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona 23029 N. Cave Creek Rd. Phoenix, AZ.