Steven James Perkins, age 69, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away August 20, 2021 while surrounded by family. He was born to Roy Perkins and Betye Jordan. He attended Westwood High School in Mesa, Arizona and graduated with a Masters of Tax Accounting from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He married Barbara Johnson.
Steve spent his 40 year career at SWD Urethane and Arizona Foam and Spray. He loved outdoor pursuits with his brother and sons. He served faithfully in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Steve is survived by his wife, Barbara, their five children, Steven “Jim” Perkins Jr. (Laurel Owens), Kamber Sonne (Lee), Scott Perkins (Kaci Salmon), Amie Hancock (Scott) and Ashley Garner (Ren), twenty-four of his twenty-five grandchildren, his parents, and four siblings, Larry, Greg, Shellie Willis, and Sandy Mathews, as well as many nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be held on Thursday, August 26, 2021 from 6-8pm at Bunker’s University Chapel 3529 E. University Drive, Mesa, Arizona 85213 and at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 5350 E. McLellan, Mesa, Arizona 85205 on Friday, August 27, 2021 from 9-9:45am. Funeral services will then be held beginning at 10:00am. He will be laid to rest in the Mesa Cemetery.
For those who would like to watch remotely, below is the Zoom information to stream the funeral services for Brother Steve Perkins.
Steve Perkin’s Memorial Service
Time: August 27th at 10:00 am AZ time
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Meeting ID#: 930 5504 4493