Garnet Trejo Standage, 89, passed away peacefully in her sleep Sunday morning, November 2, 2014. She was born March 2, 1925 in St. David, Arizona and lived in Mesa, Arizona for over 60 years. Her husband of 61 years, George Shelton Standage, preceded her in death in 2009.
Garnet is survived by her eight children, Kay Fuller, Don, Gregg, Susan Gunnell, Duane, Richard, Carla McMullin and Rodney. George and Garnet were blessed with 44 grand children and 78 great- grand children.
A viewing will be held on Friday, November 7th from 6-8 PM at Bunker’s Garden Chapel, 33 North Centennial Way, Mesa, Arizona. Funeral services are scheduled at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Lazona Building, 1345 East University Drive, Mesa, Arizona on Saturday, November 8th, at 10 AM. A viewing for the family will be held at 9:30 AM Saturday morning. Garnet will be buried next to her husband in the City of Mesa Cemetery.
Garnet lived an exemplary life as a mother and grandmother. She was a faithful and dedicated member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and her service in the Temple gave her great joy in her later years. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.