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During the COVID-19 Crisis

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Due to social distancing conditions and CDC restrictions on large in-person gatherings, some of our services are modified at this time; to learn about the options currently available to local families, contact us at (623) 975-9393.

As we continue to serve the community, safety remains our top priority. Along with the meticulous standards for hygiene we have always maintained, we are currently following additional cleaning protocols to ensure a safe environment for both families and staff.

We remain available 24/7 to help your family and answer any questions you have during this time. Don't hesitate to reach out and learn how we can help.

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We are continuing to serve families during the COVID-19 crisis. Call (623) 975-9393 to learn more.


January 2021
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Kathy D. Spizarny

Kathy D. Spizarny of Surprise, Arizona, went to her final place on the 16th of January, 2021 in Sun City West, Arizona. She was born on the 16th of September, 1959 to Stephen Parkin and Dorothy Delgado in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Kathy is remembered for her kind heart, love, and compassion that she had for her friends and family. She was a beloved wife to her husband of forty one years, Robert Spizarny, and a caring mother to her three children, Steven, April, and Michelle.

She is survived by her son Steven, her daughters April and Michelle; Her mother Dorothy; Her sister Lorene; and her two grandchildren, Lillianna and Aiden.

“May God Bless You.”

Kenneth Russell Wray

Kenneth Russell Wray of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away on the 20th of January, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona. He was born on the 28th of May, 1959, to Larry and Pat Wray in Alberta, Canada. He served in the US Navy for four years.

Ken was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother. He lived life to the fullest no matter the circumstances. He worked hard, in both his career and on the homefront, and always took care of his family. There are no words that can adequately say how much he will be missed.

Ken is survived by his spouse, Amy Wray; His daughter, Samantha Wray Sasfai, and son-in-law, Mark Sasfai; His brothers, Larry, Tim, and Tom; and his grandchildren, Revven and Kase Sasfai.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. The family asks in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the Phoenix Children’s Hospital.

Sherry Louise Mohler

Sherry Louise Mohler of Buckeye, Arizona, passed away from COVID-19 on the 15th of January, 2021 in Goodyear, Arizona, and ascended to the kingdom of Heaven while surrounded by her loved ones. She was born to Francis Joseph Lasich and Elizabeth Louise Brown in Hillsdale, Michigan on the 3rd of January, 1954.

Sherry was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She had moved to Alaska in 1996, and retired to Buckeye, Arizona in 2017, where she and her husband of 28 and ½ years, Stephen Duane Mohler would reside until her passing.

She is survived by her husband Stephen Duane Mohler; her daughters, Amy Kassuba (Jamie) and Kerri O’Rourke (Mike); her step-son, Steven Bear Mohler; her grandchildren, Abby, Aaron, Korbyn, and Shaelyn; and her beloved dog, Shelby.

Edwin Ronald Borgeson

Edwin Ronald Borgeson of Surprise, Arizona, passed away from COVID-19 on the 30th of December, 2020, in Surprise, Arizona. He was born on the 20th of February, 1942 to Edwin Ross Borgeson and Lucille Agnus Datson in Omaha, Nebraska. Edwin grew up in San Pedro, California during his early adolescence years and later the family returned to Omaha, Nebraska.

Edwin graduated from Westside High School in his native Omaha, and would go on to attend Omaha University. He served his country with honor in the United States Marine Corps, from 1961 to 1965. Edwin’s father taught him the tile setting trade, and Edwin expanded his knowledge of construction sciences with his attendance of Palomar College in San Marcos, California. He worked civil service in Camp Pendleton, a Marine base in California, and later worked as a Mojave County Building Inspector in the Bull Head City – Lake Havasu, Arizona area. Edwin was a classic car aficionado and off-road enthusiast, always happy to take his family and friends either on a trip to a car show or a ride on rugged terrain. His outdoor explorations extended beyond land, as he would go boating at Lake Havasu with family and friends.

Edwin is survived by his spouse, Marcia Borgeson; his daughters, Martie Napier, Julie McElwee, Rhonda Rose, and Krista Borgeson; his son, Michael Borgeson; his sisters Sherry Brehm and Cindy Woody; his brother, Robert Borgeson; and his numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by Patricia Borgeson.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the American Diabetes Association.

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