Gordon Montierth, Jr., 55, also known as Gordie, passed away on June 4, 2023, in Mesa, Arizona. He was born on February 14, 1968, in Phoenix, Arizona. Gordie was a fun-loving, charming, and kind-hearted person who loved being the center of attention. He was a good friend and loved by many. Gordie earned the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. Most recently he worked in the financial services industry.
Gordie enjoyed participating in a variety of sports and attending sporting events. In his youth, he loved to fish and ride his dirt bike at the family cabin in Greer. He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and attended the Fiesta Ward. He served the church for two years in the California Ventura Mission.
Gordie is survived by his children Gordon “Trey” (Kendra), Regan Smithson (Harvey), Houston, and Brighton, his former wife Sylvia (nee Lee), his grandchildren Braelynn and Remington, his mother Edna Rae Montierth (nee Clawson), sisters Sheri Skousen (Lynn), Shauna Hart (Rob), and Tamara Whitmer (Joe), and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his father, Gordon Leon Montierth.
A closed-casket viewing will be held on Friday, June 9, 2023, at 10:00 AM followed by a funeral service at 11:00 AM at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints located at 2300 W. Javelina Avenue, Mesa, Arizona. Services will also be available remotely at https://zoom.us/j/98672840341.