*Those attending services to honor Norma will be required to wear a facemask and adhere to physical distancing guidelines at the mandate of the Governor and Mayor. Services can be viewed via live broadcast at the following link: Arnett Live Broadcast
Norma Perkins Arnett, a 94-year-old native of Arizona, passed away July 20, 2020. She was born in Chandler, AZ on December 7, 1925 to Jesse N. and Mabel S. Perkins. Her family moved to Mesa when she was 5 years old, where she attended Mesa Public Schools. She graduated from Mesa High School in 1944. Norma was an accomplished pianist and organist, having played piano in various dance bands throughout the valley for over 50 years. She also served many years in the LDS church as ward and stake organist.
She is survived by a son, Dennis (Karen), a daughter, Laurel (Darrell) and numerous grand, great, and great-great, grandchildren. Norma is also survived by a brother, Roy Perkins. She was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd “Bud” Arnett, a son, Craig, a daughter Susan and grandson’s Brandon Arnett and Matthew Ellsworth. Funeral services will be held at Bunker Funeral Home, 33 N. Centennial Way, Mesa AZ 85201 at 10:00 am. There will be a viewing one hour preceding the services. Interment will immediately follow at the Mesa City Cemetery.
Due to Covid-19 we are limited to 49 people which have already been counted with close family members. We are so sorry for the inconvenience. It will be livestreamed the day of the service for those of you that cannot attend.