Phoenix, Arizona — Rudolph (Rudy) Luz, 84, of Phoenix, Ariz., passed peacefully on March 12, 2014. He was born on June 11, 1929, in Peabody, Mass., to Joseph and Mary Luz. He married Dorothy M. Aylward in 1951, and will now share eternal life together. They had lived in Peabody, Mass., before relocating to Arizona in 1991. Rudy’s amazing spirit will live on in his family, Diane and Greg Angelakis, Joseph and Laura Luz, Catherine Luz, Dawn and Charles Cater, Gilbert and Eileen Luz, Joanne Connors, Steve Luz, and Mark Luz; 11 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren; two brothers, Raymond Luz and Richard Luz; and one sister, Josephine Gamberony.
ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial Mass will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chandler, Ariz., on Friday, April 11, at 4 p.m. Arrangements are entrusted to Valley of the Sun Funeral Home. To leave condolences, visit www.valleyofthesunfuneralhome.com.