A memorial service visitation for the Pitts' family will be 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at First United Methodist Church of Gilbert, 331 S. Cooper Road. The visitation will be followed with a celebration of life service at 7 p.m. at the church.
Five members of the Gilbert family were killed June 29 in a single-engine plane crash near Santa Rosa, N.M. Ules Pitts Jr., 42, his wife, Marian, 41, and their three children, Jessica, 18, Jennifer, 16, and Jeremy, 13, were killed on their way to Chicago for a vacation.
Their plane went down during takeoff. Jessica recently graduated from Gilbert High School, where Jennifer was to be a sophomore. Jeremy was to start eighth grade at Greenfield Junior High School.