Stanley Dean Ferrin was born on September 19, 1954 in Mesa, Arizona. He passed away on November 16, 2018, in his home, at the age of 64, causes incident to ALS. Stan is survived by his daughters, Janae’ (Chris), Becky, and Aprill (Nate), and his five grandchildren. He is also survived by brothers, Derald (Janet), Keith (Patsy), Ted (Judy), and (Betty Jo), and his sister, Coleen (Keith) Snider. He is preceded in death by his parents, Melvin and Pearl Ferrin; his brothers, Verle (Betty Jo) and Larry; and his son, Heber. We know he is enjoying a wonderful reunion on the other side of the veil!
Stan served a 2-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the New England States Mission from 1973-1975. Stan was a hard worker all his life! He enjoyed being an Electrician and General Contractor as owner and President of Ferrin Electric Corporation for over 38 years and served on the IECA Board since 2000. He loved the 11 years he served at the AZ Temple Lighting event. He was quite the entrepreneur and enjoyed being involved in many things, including Stan’s Ice Cream Machine Rentals that brought delicious soft serve ice cream to many! He loved history and was a Patriot. He was always helping those in need and had a great love for people; he never knew a stranger and was very generous.
A visitation will be held on Friday, November 23, 2018 at Bunker’s Garden Chapel, 33 North Centennial Way, Mesa, Arizona 85201, from 6:00 to 8:00pm. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at the LDS Kimball Stake Center, 1266 South 32nd Street, Mesa, Arizona 85204, at 11:30am, with a second visitation from 10:30 to 11:15am. Burial will then follow the services at City of Mesa Cemetery, 1212 North Center Street, Mesa, Arizona 85201.
Memorial contributions can be made in Stan’s name to the LDS General Missionary Fund or to the ALS Foundation. https://goo.gl/forms/MwA7WJRi3O51fz7r2