Sally Elaine Nave

Oct 26, 1930 - Jan 22, 2023

Sally Elaine Nave

October 26, 1930 - January 22, 2023


Sally Elaine Nave, born 10/26/1930 in Painesville, Ohio, passed away peacefully after a long illness on 1/22/2023 in Peoria, Arizona. She was one of the first women to serve in the United States Air Force where she met her former husband, Raul Tarango. She lived in several states during her 20 year married military life and later returned to school to earn an Associate of Arts degree in library science. She was also an artist and in mid life became an avid runner. Sally is survived by all 8 of her children, 3 son-in-laws, 11 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
As an intense spiritual seeker throughout her life, Sally had been a member of The Church of the Nazarene,Catholic Church and Unity but found her spiritual path in A Course In Miracles (ACIM) practice and continued her studies until Jesus called her home.


Committal Service
Fri, Mar 3, 2023 at 11:00 am
National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona

23029 N. Cave Creek Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85024

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