Punky 2009
Punky Rhea
  • 76 years old
  • Date of birth: Sep 9, 1933
  • Place of birth:
    Silver City, New Mexico, United States
  • Date of passing: Jul 26, 2010
  • Place of passing:
    Sun City, Arizona, United States
Let the memory of Punky be with us forever
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Punky Rhea, 76, born on September 9, 1933 and passed away on July 26, 2010. We will remember her forever.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by George Rhea on 11th September 2016

"God bless you Mom love and miss you and Dad very much. Tell Pooch and Doc we love them too!"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 10th September 2016

"Happy bday Nanny! I meant to leave this yesterday but I'm forgetful sometimes.  I luv u very much.  I hope you're watching over Linda.  She needs u right now.  And Dad too"

This tribute was added by Helen Dodson on 9th September 2016

"Happy Birthday Punky. I got my feet wet a week ago and it's Okay to turn 83. So happy you have both brothers up there still taking care of you. Love to all the Dodson siblings!"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 28th July 2016

"Nanny I luv u n miss u! More each day... Thank u for all the pennies :)"

This tribute was added by Anna Russell on 27th July 2016

"Luv you punky"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 5th January 2016

"Happy New Year again Nanny & Nandad!!  I still miss u both sooooo much! Doesn't lessen at all.  Time is a funny thing. I luv u both"

This tribute was added by Melanie Rhea Stedman on 31st January 2015

"Nanny I am so sorry I never visited this site.  I was too hurt when you passed and I am just now able to talk about it all.  I love and miss you so much. Say hi to Grandma Lois for me as she just joined you a few days ago.  you all be good up there and don't cause God too much trouble.  I love you so much and miss you even more."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 30th December 2012

"Happy New Year Nanny & Nandad!!!  Luv n miss u both! <3  XOXOXO"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 9th September 2012

"Happy Bday Nanny!!  Miss you so much, still!  Part of me will never ever let you go, or get used to you not bein here... I love you... <3"

This tribute was added by Vicki Rhea on 9th September 2012

"Happy birthday, Punky... we all miss you so much!  Love you... Vic"

This tribute was added by Helen Dodson on 9th September 2012

"Happy Birthday Punk!! I've already tested the waters and its safe to be 79, but I miss you dearly. telling me how old Im getting.  Its nice that we  can still have our private conversations  and I can look down the hill & imagine you still in your old trailer."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 27th July 2012

"Still really hard... u still are and alwayz will be the greatest person i've ever known, I luv u Nanny and I miss u soooooo much!!!!!  It's been 2 yrs., i luv u!!!!  <3"

This tribute was added by Rocky Rhea on 26th July 2012

"Its been two years now, but Mom we still LOVE you!! Tell Dad we Love him too!
Rocky & Linda"

This tribute was added by Vicki Rhea on 25th July 2012

"Can't believe you've been gone for 2 years already... we all miss you so much!  I love you... Vic  <3"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 8th May 2012

"Been really busy lately with Aiden... You would love him...  I still don't think of you any less, I miss you lotz!!!  Luv u Nanny  ~<3~"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 28th November 2011

"Missed you at Thanksgiving, it's not gettin any easier...  Not sure why. Everyone told me it would, but I still miss you lotz... I love you...."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 5th November 2011

"Wish u were gonna be here 4 Thanksgiving...  I miss u..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 20th October 2011

"Saw a lady 2day who reminded me a bit of u, talked 2 her 4 a lil while.  Tears came as soon as I watched her walk away.  I miss u Nanny!!!!!!!!  I luv u!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"

This tribute was added by Vicki Rhea on 10th September 2011

"Happy birthday, Punky... you are very loved & very, very missed!  <3"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 9th September 2011

"Happy Bday, Nanny!!  ~<3~  I luv u..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 7th September 2011

"~<3~"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 10th August 2011

"Hi just me...  Luv u..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 9th August 2011

"I miss u Nanny!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 27th July 2011

"Yes, I have cried, I have laughed, I have missed u with my entire soul...  It's not any easier 2day than it was one yr ago!!  But I know more now that I have of yours. Not possessions, but characteristics. I'm alot like you, in lotz of ways. I luv u so much!!!!!!  ~<3~"

This tribute was added by Rocky Rhea on 26th July 2011

"Mom, Linda and I have missed you dearly! It's been a year now, but that doesn't mean we LOVE you any less. Always remember our LOVE is forever!!!! Love, Rock and Linda"

This tribute was added by Helen Dodson on 26th July 2011

"Miss you Punk and I Think of you often. Your headstone looks great and very fitting between your parents. We took Carolyn & Terry by your gravesite and they left flowers for you to enjoy."

This tribute was added by Vicki Rhea on 26th July 2011

"Punky... it's been a year already... I can't believe it.  We miss you so much... & love you even more."

This tribute was added by Helen Dodson on 3rd May 2011

"I really miss you Punk! Its close to Mothers day & we always communicated so here's a toast to you!!! You were a wonderful Mother as well as a great sister-in-law. I've lost all my sisters now...hope you are all up there having a 'gab fest'.Love U"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 2nd May 2011

"I miss u so much!!  I luv the pic I found of u... I'm soooooo glad that u saved EVERYTHING, lol...  I luv u Nanny..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 10th April 2011

"I look @ your picture everyday, & the things of yours that I have, wish I didn't have them... that would mean that u were still here, & that u had them... I luv u!!!!"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 30th March 2011

"I'm worried about Betty n Gma Lois...  Lost a lot in the last yr. It's hard...  I love you..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 10th March 2011

"Here I am again!  Not any easier... Isn't it supposed 2 be by now? I would have thought that it would be!!!!!!!!  Guess I just love u too much to let go...  Nite..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 7th March 2011

""Just Breathe," that was my song 2 u...  by the way, I'm growing a strawberry plant. Wish u could eat one..."

This tribute was added by Carol Silva Shaffer on 25th February 2011

"I was going through cards for Mother's Day, my birthday and Christmas from 1990's today and found Christmas cards with notes from Punky. One had her cranberry recipe in it as Rocky told her that I wanted it (1993). She made it for Thanksgiving in 1975 when I was in Aztec, NM waiting for Melanie to be born - was so good!! I'm thankful I saved them..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 18th February 2011

"I thought the "intense" missing someone was supposed to lessen in time... but no such luck here! I still can't erase your phone number out of my cell... Still hopin you'll call someday I guess :(   I luv u soooo much..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 13th February 2011

"Goodnite, Nanny... Luv u"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 3rd February 2011

"Hi Nanny..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 22nd January 2011

"I think about u every single day!! They say that time heals everything, I'm not so sure... I miss & love u..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 13th January 2011

"I miss u... so much..."

This tribute was added by Anna Russell on 6th January 2011

"Dear Nanny, I just want to tell you that I love and miss you! What an amazing stong person you are. I will never forget the wedding and the dance you did to "Hey Ya" from Outkast. That was cool. You are a wonderful mother, and raised two good men. I thank God for the chance to have you for the time that I did! You have given me a different outlook on life. I love you Nanny..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 1st January 2011

"Happy New Year Nanny!!  I can feel you with me, please don't leave... I luv u..."

This tribute was added by Carol Silva Shaffer on 31st December 2010

"Punky, I didn't get to see you very often, but the times when I did were memorable. You raised good sons and did so much for your family. Everyone who was part of your life loves and misses you... Carol Jean"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 30th December 2010

"I miss you Nanny..."

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 24th December 2010

"Just wanted 2 wish you a Merry Christmas, Nanny... It's not the same without you!!!  Trust me, you're in all of our hearts <3  I love you..."

This tribute was added by Rocky Rhea on 21st December 2010

"Mom,I will always Love and miss you!!! I realize more now than ever, just how big a space you filled in my WORLD!!!! You were the GREATEST MOM anyone could ever have. Love Rock"

This tribute was added by Heather Rhea on 15th December 2010

"Just one more phone call, one more kiss, one more hug... that is my biggest wish!!  I love and miss you more than I ever could put into words... Nanny, I love you so much... you were my hero..."

This tribute was added by Vicki Rhea on 15th December 2010

"Punky... I miss you!  You helped raise me... taught me to take care of your son & our babies, taught me to cook, clean & do laundry... & how to love my family!  I'm forever grateful for all those things... & for the pleasure of being considered your "daughter."  I love you... Vic  @};-"


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