Remembering “Mr. Tucson”

Don Shopshire attending the Community Foundation  of Soutnern Arizona's Legacy event.

Don Shropshire attending the Community Foundation of Southern Arizona’s Legacy event.

Don Shropshire former CFSA board member, community leader and the epitome of a gentleman passed away Thursday May 28th, 2015.

We remember Don fondly; always a gentleman. “Mr. Tucson” inspired us all.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, June 20, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Northminster Presbyterian Church, 2450 N. Tucson Blvd., Tucson, Arizona 85719.

In addition, friends and colleagues may celebrate Don’s life with the family at a reception to be held at the Marshall Auditorium, Tucson Medical Center campus, that same day between 1 – 3 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family believes Don’s memory would be honored by donations to any of the following in his name:

TMC Foundation for The Don & Mary Ruth Shropshire Endowment for the TMC Healing Art Program; Medici Fund University of Arizona College of Fine Arts; The hospice program at Peppi’s House; or the Scholarship Fund, Pima Community College Foundation.

Tucson Medical Center Press Release