Donna Jean Myers, 78, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away peacefully Thursday, November 15, 2018 surrounded by her family. Donna is now free from the pains and ailments she endured for over 50 years.
She was born August 5, 1940 to George and Ruby Earlywine in Las Vegas, Nevada. She married George W. Myers May 2, 1959 and later sealed in the Salt Lake Temple June 15, 1971. She has now joined her sweetheart for eternity.
Donna is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints where she served tirelessly all her life. She held many callings in the church including Stake Young Women’s President, Relief Society President – 3 times, Primary Teacher, Librarian, Seminary Teacher and many more. She was a faithful temple worker in the Mesa Temple for almost 10 years. Donna and George served a LDS Mission in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Donna is survived by her 5 children: Ronald Myers, Renee Emmons, Dr. Rochelle Myers, Rita Myers, and Ryan (Lisa) Myers, 8 grandchildren: Michele, Marisa, Megan, Seth, Quentin, Quianna, Ariana, and Milan, 6 great grandchildren: Tori, Tavis, Takara, Keegan, Cadence and Terin, a sister Sheila Hesting and a brother Ron Earlywine. She is preceded in death by her spouse George, her son Randall, her parents Ruby and George, a sister Ila, and 3 brothers Tom, Ray, and Donald.
There will be a viewing on Wednesday November 21, 2018 from 6pm-8pm at the Bunker Family Funeral Home 3529 E. University Drive Mesa, Arizona 85213. Funeral services will take place Friday November 23, 2018 at 10:30am with a viewing prior to the service beginning at 9:30am at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints chapel 825 S. 32nd Street Mesa, Arizona 85204 with burial following at the National Cemetery of Arizona.