Gunnell, Wayne K., 28, of Mesa, passed away from injuries suffered in a car accident on Aug. 31, 2009. Wayne was born 8-4-81 in Mesa to parents Jeff and Vicki Gunnell. He attended MacArthur Elementary, Kino Jr., Stapley Jr., and graduated from Mt. View High School in 2000. Wayne graduated from Mesa Community College with a Criminal Justice degree in May, 2009. He was an Eagle Boy Scout, and served a LDS church mission to Orlando, Florida. Wayne is survived by his parents, sisters Heather, Heidi Burnham (Brian), Amber Standage (Chaz), grandparents Karl and Norene Gunnell, nephew Hunter Burnham, and many Aunts, Uncles, and cousins. Wayne was a wonderful son, brother, grandson, and uncle. He will always be remembered for his incredible sense of humor, wonderful laugh, his great number of friends, and the way he lit up a room with his smile. A viewing will be held from 6-8pm on Fri. Sept. 4th at Bunker’s Garden Chapel, 33 N Centennial Way, Mesa. The funeral will be at 9:30am on Sat. Sept. 5th at the LDS chapel on 1455 N. Harris St., Mesa. Visitation will be 8:30am before the funeral.