Paul Charles Riordan, 44, passed away December 2nd, after a brief illness. He was born September 24, 1963 in Flagstaff, Arizona to Judy and Michael Riordan. Paul spent most of his childhood in Flagstaff and his teenage years in Phoenix. He was a graduate of Thunderbird High School and Arizona State University. Paul was a respected and successful consultant specializing in property tax. His greatest joy in life was his three boys, Nick, Michael and Tanner. They enjoyed many special times together, skiing, hunting and attending various sporting events. He was preceded in death by his mother, Judy and is also survived by his father, Michael Sheila and brothers, Patrick Cindy and Steve, four nieces, five nephews and high school sweetheart, the mother of his children, Kim McWaters. Memorial Mass will be held 11:00 A.M. Thursday, December 6th, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 13720 W. Thomas Rd., Avondale, AZ. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Arizona at 12740 North Plaza Del Rio, Peoria, AZ 85381.