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Date of Birth: December 13, 1932

Date of Death: January 28, 2021

Carl Richard Tamuty (Born December 13, 1932) died peacefully in Phoenix, Arizona on January 28th, 2021. He was 88. Carl was preceded in death by his parents Michael and Mary, his siblings Victor, Michael, Mary and Clara as well as his wife of 48 years, Bennette "Benny" and great-granddaughter Tigerlily. He is survived by his second wife Pannee, his siblings Donald and James, his children Carl George Tamuty(Tonia), LeeAnne Gordon(Daniel), Kathleen Hermann(Steven), Denise Foster(Gary) and Mark Tamuty(Rana) as well 14 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Carl was an avid collector of bad dad jokes and mostly completed crossword ink. He always wore a smile, had a story to tell and was persuasive enough to sell ice cubes to Eskimos.

Service Information

A gravesite ceremony will be held on February 19 for immediate family only. A celebration of life is scheduled for Saturday February 20th at 2:00pm at Northwest Valley Baptist Church, 4030 W Yorkshire Dr., Glendale, AZ 85308.


The family asks, In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Disabled American Veterans.