Mary Helen Bryce

Mary Helen Bryce, 79, of Pima, passed away January 9, 2017 in Safford, AZ. She was born May 16, 1937 in Ashurst, AZ to Dewey Alonzo & Hazel Brown Bryce.

She grew up in Ashurst and attended schools in Ft. Thomas and later moved to Pima and continued her education at Eastern Arizona College.

Mary Helen is survived by her brothers, Dewey L. (Sarah) Bryce and Melvin R. (Norma) Bryce both of Pima, Norman K. (Becky) Bryce of Salt Lake City, her sister-in-law, Sherrie Bryce, her sisters Loraine Clement of Queen Creek, and Joanna Weech and Lois (Ralph) McClellan of Pima.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Dewey A. & Hazel Brown Bryce, brothers, Keith and Paul Bryce, nephew Tim Bryce and niece Michell Bryce.

A viewing for Mary Helen will be held on Saturday, January 14, 2017 beginning at 9:00 a.m. followed by the funeral service at 10:00 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Pima Chapel. Interment will be in the Ashurst Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of McDougal’s Caldwell Funeral Chapel & Gila Valley Crematory. Online condolences may be extended at