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Funeral Homes, Burial and Cremation Services in Mesa, AZ

Since 1913, families have called upon Bunker Family Funeral Homes to care for their loved ones with compassion,
dignity and respect. We view it as a sacred trust each time a family allows us to serve them. Rest assured no matter how in-depth or simple your services may be, our commitment to superior service is the same.

Bunker Family Funerals & Cremation – Garden Chapel

Bunker Family Funerals & Cremation
5.0
Based on 121 reviews
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Kathy BrennanKathy Brennan
20:48 21 Feb 24
I was so grateful for the services i received from Bunker. They helped me every step of the way.
natosha griffithnatosha griffith
00:47 08 Feb 24
Mo JohnsonMo Johnson
01:45 03 Feb 24
Holly BivensHolly Bivens
23:52 02 Feb 24
Lesa and Debbie were professional and compassionate getting me through what needed done. I would very much recommend this place should these services be needed.
Candy WattsCandy Watts
23:13 02 Feb 24
Loved the staff and every interaction with their team. Very caring attention to detail. Great follow up and communication. Steve was very professional respectful and made everyone feel comfortable and confident in the information he shared.
Martin GarzaMartin Garza
17:34 24 Jan 24
This place is amazing they only care about your needs they have no interest in up saleing you I'm sure I'm not only one they did this for but they went above and beyond for our family. And when the time comes again because we all know we aren't here forever , but Bunkers family funeral & Cremation is the only place I'll use
Earlene FlenerEarlene Flener
23:41 22 Jan 24
My friend Anna Marshall Rodriguez died Oct. 25th, 2023. I was her Executor. She had chosen Bunker some years ago. Heather was my contact & she was most compassionate. She even stayed at the church while we had a reception for Anne before going to the Cemetery. Anything I needed was taken care of immediately. Nice to have that kind of service when I was saddened by the death of my long time friend.
Susan LeSueurSusan LeSueur
15:06 11 Jan 24
Our experience with Bunker was actually perfect in every way. Their professionalism, care, follow-through and helpfulness lacked nothing and made our stressful time more peaceful. We will continue to use Bunker for future needs and heartily recommend them to other families!
Linda WattsLinda Watts
05:26 04 Jan 24
My son Duane was killed in a car accident in December and we picked Bunker off the internet. I am so glad we made that choice because Steve, the man assigned to us by the mortuary, was a great help. All of the people who worked there were wonderful and made sure we had what was needed. We will use them again.
Mark SweenyMark Sweeny
17:45 04 Nov 23
From the very moment Marybeth Stamp picked up the phone, I knew I was in good hands. Thank you to all the staff members at Bunker Family for their support during this difficult time.
Jessica FrameJessica Frame
15:03 29 Oct 23
Claudia TongClaudia Tong
22:03 28 Oct 23
Slick DjSlick Dj
16:52 28 Oct 23
During this very difficult time, the Bunker family has that very special way of making you feel like you are part of their family.They know what to say and do to make this time a little bit easier. What else can I say but thank you to the Bunker Fam...Don't look any further. You won't be disappointed.....⚘MD
Dana SchwartzDana Schwartz
05:04 28 Oct 23
Lesa and staff at Bunker Garden Chapel are wonderful! After my Mom passed in Chandler, we needed to transport my my Mom from AZ to San Diego, CA, where she had pre-arranged funeral plans. They made everything so easy and stress-free during a difficult time. Our funeral home in San Diego also shared how seamless everything went and how great Bunker was to work with. Thank you!!!
Leslie WilkinsLeslie Wilkins
02:28 21 Sep 23
Bunkers was wonderful to work with. Everyone was kind and very knowledgeable in all of the many difficult things that must be handled when a loved one passes. They took very good care of my mother and her funeral. It was a seamless process for our family. Thank you Bunkers!
Burnell RundallBurnell Rundall
15:42 13 Sep 23
Went out of their way to make sure the funeral service went as planned. Everything was taken care of. Very considerate and thoughtful.
Jack KellermanJack Kellerman
02:04 06 Sep 23
They provided exceptional service. Did exactly what they said they would. They took the difficulty out of the process and made our family feel very comfortable. Could not ask for a better experience.
Polly SapakiePolly Sapakie
22:10 05 Sep 23
If we could give 10 stars we would. My father unexpectedly passed away and all of us live out of state. Bunker Family Funerals, and Marybeth specifically, could not have been kinder to us, or more patient with our questions and out-of-state calls. They even arranged for my brother to spend time with my dad on short notice, and have proactively checked in on us during the process.It is impossible to express the depth of our relief and gratitude to Bunker Family Funerals and Marybeth for what they have done for our family. It is obvious that Bunker is family owned and puts the needs and tender feelings of families above all else. The milk of human kindness is in evidence at Bunker Family Funerals.
Gregg NortonGregg Norton
20:02 17 Aug 23
I'm so grateful for the efficient and professional way that Bunker handled my wife's passing. We had a very quick timeframe from her passing to her graveside service. Bunker came through in spectacular fashion. And through the entire process I felt their concern for me and my family. I wholeheartedly recommend Bunker to handle your loved one's passing.
Elizabeth CElizabeth C
19:06 29 Jul 23
Bunker family funeral & cremation was very easy to work. As we are Buddhist they are very welcoming to our family and friends for my mom funeral services. I would recommend my friends and family to go there. If I can give them 10 stars I will. And the staff are all friendly and tentative ❤️❤️❤️
Brie SmithBrie Smith
19:34 26 Jul 23
As the COO of a funeral home in Washington State, I had the recent opportunity to work with the Bunker Family in Mesa. Their compassion, professionalism, and efficiency are unparalleled. The deceased was one of my relatives, and Bunker handled everything with the utmost respect and care, providing tremendous comfort to myself and the family. Lesa helped us and her communication was clear and prompt, ensuring a seamless transport. I highly recommend Bunker Family Funerals for their unwavering commitment to helping families navigate their most challenging moments. Truly top-tier in their field.
Kate IsraelKate Israel
21:49 15 May 23
Kelly and the staff at Bunkers are wonderful. After having to plan a funeral just three months prior with a different funeral home I was worried this would be another horrible experience. It was the complete opposite. They were so kind and helpful with everything that we needed for the funeral to run smoothly. Their chapel was perfect with amount of seating as well.
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Bunker Family Funerals & Cremation – University Chapel

Bunker Family Funerals & Cremation
5.0
Based on 115 reviews
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BrendaBrenda
17:36 15 Feb 24
Caring and amazing group to work with at a time that is very difficult ??❣️
miel001miel001
17:01 08 Feb 24
Absolutely the best FH! They treated me with the utmost respect. I’m so happy I chose them as in hindsight I can see the other places I called to check out would NOT have given me service I could trust. Do yourself a favor so you can sleep at night when it’s all said and done and you can’t go back to make changes! Chose Bunker.
Monte RogersMonte Rogers
04:34 08 Feb 24
kittrean tannerkittrean tanner
02:24 08 Feb 24
Not sure I can justly say how I feel about Bunker’s and our latest experience with this company and Stephanie. Wow.Sadly, this was our second time working with Bunker’s Funeral Home. My husband died nine years ago and my family and I were blessed to work with this company. Compassionate, loving , and respectful. Just recently, four days before CHRISTmas, my youngest daughter and her husband were killed in a car crash, on a dark highway, when driving home to Arizona to spend the holidays with us. Bunker’s immediately got on board and once again they guided us through our tragedy. Hands on, direct and constant communication with answers suggestions, advice and love. Our kids’ viewing the night before and the their service the next day were both beautiful. We had to wait for the weekend to be over, New Years, we had the graveside service the following Tuesday. Again, Bunker’s Funeral Home made it a peaceful and memorable event for our family and close friends. Stephanie and Debbie, thank you so much. We love you. The Cook Family
Shaylynn KShaylynn K
05:29 27 Jan 24
After the loss of my beloved grandmother, I can't help but feel an overflow of gratitude towards Stephanie, and the care that went into sending her to heaven so beautifully. I wish I could give more stars. ?
Arlette HartungArlette Hartung
19:25 23 Jan 24
My husband and I are snow birds to Arizona and was not prepared for his passing.About an hour prior to his passing we contacted friends as I knew she was very pleased. They gave us your name and so glad they did.Everything went as good as possible.Stephanie and the rest of the staff were very concerned and listened carefully to us.My husband was cremated and the presentation was beautiful when I picked him up to bring him home.Thank you!Arlette Hartung
Kelli SteffenKelli Steffen
18:44 23 Jan 24
I was hit with a really hard decision to make after the unexpected passing of my father... What funeral home do I intrust my father's body with. I am so thankful I stumbled across Bunker Family Funerals & Cremation. Stephanie was AMAZING. She contacted me right away and was beyond empathetic and supportive. After just loosing my mother less than 2 months prior we weren't financially ready or prepared for the cost of cremation services. Stephanie went through everything step by step answering any and all questions my family had. She worked with me until I was able to raise the money needed. Bunker Family was professional and personable every step of the way. I received my father's ashes in the urn and necklaces I bought the day after his cremation. Every time I spoke with Stephanie in person or over the phone she reassured me my father was in good hands. I can't thank her enough for being so amazing. It truly takes the kindest of people to work in a setting like that. They even checked up on me well after the math, just to see how I was holding up. Thank you Bunker Family from the bottom of my heart.
Darrell MadsenDarrell Madsen
23:21 22 Jan 24
When my wife entered hospice care we gave them the information needed to contact Bunker Family Funeral and Cremation Services. They were there with in an hour of being contacted. They were very pleasant and professional when removing the body.The follow up meetings and viewing on the body were handled professionally and with dignity.
Jamica MooreJamica Moore
21:28 22 Jan 24
This funeral home is truly great. They are very personable caring and patient. I give Bunker Family Funeral homes a 5 star rating. And would Recommend to anyone. Heather you and your team is awesome I could not have done this with out Denise and your team.
Debra PetersDebra Peters
21:23 22 Jan 24
Bunker Family took care of us very smoothly and with great care. We had a final plan in place and everything was taken care of with one phone call and one appointment. Very pleased with how everything was handled.
David TenneyDavid Tenney
18:25 18 Jan 24
Provided the best possible care under unfavorable circumstances. Was very impressed with the way everything was planned and handled from start to finish. Heather and the entire staff showed a tremendous amount of compassion for me and our family.Thank you so much!
Kelsey CookKelsey Cook
23:20 31 Dec 23
Stephanie made a very horrific time more bearable. She was so great at keeping us informed, taking care of things we needed, and was so empathetic and compassionate.
Hall AshcroftHall Ashcroft
00:12 22 Nov 23
We have known for a while that Bunker Family Funerals was who we wanted to go to when the time came. Stephanie Morris took such good care of my family when my wife passed away. She was with my family and me every step of the way and provided excellent advice and suggestions. This caring group of people made a difficult time so much easier. The funeral and burial went flawlessly. Since then they have reached out several times to check on my well being and offer support and encouragement. I can't say enough about this caring and professional business.
Curtis McGhanCurtis McGhan
02:07 28 Oct 23
Awesome staff. Explained everything in detail and were very kind at a very difficult time. Highly recommend!!
Robert PorterRobert Porter
23:22 25 Sep 23
Bunker Funerals did a wonderful job with my mother-in-law in spite of the circumstances. They were kind and thoughtful throughout the entire process. They treated me and my family with patience, dignity, and respect. We would recommend this place to any family. They even did a follow-up call to check on my wife after her mother passed.
Christian LashChristian Lash
22:47 18 Sep 23
I give this company 5 stars for very many reasons my father passed and we all know its never an easy time . I was lost confused never delt with somthing like this before .let me tell you the ladies that helped me with the process were there for me in more ways than i could have imagined .if i needed space they gave it to me whatever request i had they made. if i was uncomfortable in any way they made it better I could not have asked for a better team to be by my side and my father's. I highly recommend leaving the care of a loved one to them and i guarantee you won't regret your decision thank you Debbie and Stephanie from the bottom of my heart!!
Rita HeinzRita Heinz
02:03 06 Sep 23
They were caring and gave us what we wanted, not trying to sale us their expensive services. Thank you!!!
Laurie ThomasLaurie Thomas
23:52 05 Sep 23
Bunker was absolutely wonderful with my Mom’s arrangements. Stephanie Morris took the utmost care of us in the most sympathetic and professional way possible. No request was unreasonable or question considered inappropriate. They took great care with many special requests. We highly recommend them.Laurie Lambson Thomas and family
CarolCarol
22:10 05 Sep 23
We had a wonderful experience working with Heather and staff at Bunker Family. Our first call was answered promptly and everyone there was very responsive after that. We appreciated getting an answer to any question quickly and accurately. No one wants to know a good funeral home, but it was nice to have them by our side. Preplanning is a kind thing to do for your family. Don't put it off.
Noel O'NealNoel O'Neal
22:31 17 Aug 23
Absolutely professional experience. Also, the most emotionally intelligent people, which is much needed when someone loses a loved one.
Karen HagermanKaren Hagerman
03:29 28 Jun 23
I want to thank the staff at Bunker. They made a heartbreaking time in our life much easier. Everyone on staff helped us with great care and positive support. They kept track of time lines and made sure everything was in place so our family were able to focus on each other without added stress. Thank you again for your kindness and guidance.
Andrea RubioAndrea Rubio
19:33 20 Jun 23
Lisa assisted us with all the arrangements. She provided comfort and confidence that everything would be taken care of. She also included other information that she thought would be helpful. It takes special people to handle end of life, especially with everyone so emotional. Lisa definitely has a gift we are so glad she assisted us. Everyone at Bunkers was very professional and respectful. Thank you so much for the quality care you gave to our loved one.
Debra MauroDebra Mauro
22:59 02 May 23
The Bunker Family & Funeral Cremation place was so excellent. They really now how to take care of you in time of need. I met Heather she was so professional and kind and really cared about me losing my husband. She took time to explain everything they have to offer. I could never thank her enough for the compassion she showed me and my children. I highly recommend the Bunker Family. Thank you so much again Heather you done such an excellent job.Debbie Mauro
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