Darrel W. Hamblin, 65, of Mesa AZ, died unexpectedly at 1:36 a.m., Tuesday, August 16, 2016.
Darrel was born January 6, 1951, in Mesa, AZ and was a lifelong area resident. He was a retired plumbing contractor, a fabulous cook, and an avid fisherman with a love of camping and all things outdoors. Above all, he had a deep abiding love of family and will be greatly missed.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Bonnie Hamblin, children Amanda Hamblin and Christopher Hamblin, grandsons Alex Hamblin and Gage Halamka, brothers Kenneth Hamblin, Larry Hamlin and Dale Hamblin, and sister Mona Bratcher. In addition, many beloved cousins, nieces, nephews and grand nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by parents Jerome and Goldie Hamblin and five brothers and sisters.