Tina Rose Howard, 51, died on May 27, 2022, in Chandler. Ms. Howard was born on July 15, 1970, in Sacaton and was a daughter of Wallace Howard and Mary Grace Jose. She had a caring heart and cared for her nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. She loved to work on puzzles in her spare time and enjoyed listening to gospel, reggae, chicken scratch and pow wow music. Most of all she loved to spend time with her family.
Survivors include her companion, Stanley Nelson Jr.; three sisters, Shirley Lopez and Janet Yocupicio of Casa Blanca and Wilma Lewis-Thomas of Blackwater; and two brothers, Ronald White Jr. of Casa Blanca and Marvin Thomas of Sacaton Flats.
She was preceded in death by her parents and seven siblings, Karen, Patty and Alden Howard, Florinda Jose-Benitez, Willa Thomas, Hiram Thomas Jr. and Wilmer Thomas.