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Zip codes in the city: 85354.

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Funeral Homes near Tonopah

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Buckeye Funeral Home
104 E Baseline Rd
Buckeye, AZ 85326

Facts about the city

Tonopah /ˈtoʊnoʊ[unsupported input]ɑː/ is a census-designated place in western Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, approximately 50 miles west of downtown Phoenix off Interstate 10. The community is near the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station, the largest power producer in the country, nuclear or otherwise.Local legend says that the name Tonopah derives from the word Tú Nohwá, meaning \"Hot Water Under a Bush\". Others say it got its name from the Tonopah/Belmont Mine which was owned by a Tonopah, Nevada, operation. It is located on the Tonopah Desert. Many wells in Tonopah are warm, in the 70 to 95 degrees F range and many are hot; 110 to 120° F wells are common. Prior to being called Tonopah, the settlement was known as Lone Peak.The area is also known to have been inhabited by groups of people for resource gathering area of the Hohokom, Patayan and Yavapai.

Tonopah Obituaries

It was disclosed on February 26th, 2016 that Marion T Shaull passed away in Tonopah, Arizona.  Shaull was 90 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marion T's life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on January 6th, 2016 that Wanda C Northern passed on in Tonopah, Arizona.  Northern was 83 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wanda C's life.

It was noted by Arizona Republic on January 6th, 2016 that Wanda C Northern perished in Tonopah, Arizona.  Northern was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Wanda C's life.

It was revealed on April 24th, 2014 that Phyllis Ayers passed on in Tonopah, Arizona.  Ayers was 81 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Phyllis's life.

It was reported by Arizona Republic on January 31st, 2013 that Opal L Mason passed away in Tonopah, Arizona.  Mason was 89 years old and was born in Little Rock, AR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Opal L's life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on July 1st, 2012 that Mary D Andersen (Doyle) passed away in Tonopah, Arizona.  Ms. Andersen was 92 years old and was born in Stonington, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary D's life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on April 25th, 2012 that Jose Dolores Nieto passed away in Tonopah, Arizona.  Nieto was 85 years old and was born in El Paso, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jose Dolores's life.

It was noted by Arizona Republic on November 29th, 2011 that David W Doane died in Tonopah, Arizona.  Doane was 67 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor David W's life.

History

Tonopah (International Phonetic Alphabet ) is an unincorporated area community in western Maricopa County, Arizona County, Arizona, United States, approximately 50 miles west of downtown Phoenix, Arizona off Interstate 10. The community is near the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station, the largest nuclear power plant in the country. . . .

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