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Funeral escort for US Army SPC Mateo Scott Roanhorse

April 8, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am

US Army SPC Mateo Scott Roanhorse MICHAELS, AZ – The family of US Army SPC Mateo Scott Roanhorse is requesting a funeral escort on Thursday April 8, 2021.

STAGING: 7:30 am(DST) Summit Funeral Home, St. Michaels, Az
KSU: 8:00 am(DST)

DESTINATION: Family burial plot south of Wheatfields Chapter House (48 miles)
Funeral service will be conducted for immediate family only. Thereafter, visitors may pay their respect immediately following services will be conducted in accordance with CDC and Navajo Nation Covid-19 guidelines to protect friends and family. Thank you for understanding and cooperating.

US Army SPC Mateo Scott Roanhorse, 31, was a kind and caring son, brother, uncle, grandson. He was raised in Blackrock, AZ. He was a Chinle High School graduate, Class of 2007. Roanhorse served his country for 4 years by enlisting in the US Army, he served as a radio telephone operator for Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment during Operation Enduring XIV-XV. SPC Roanhorse was stationed in Fort Drum, NY. After service, he lived in Chandler, AZ and attended Carrington College to obtain a Physical Therapist Assistant degree. He was then employed with AZ Spine & Disc Rehabilitation Center and worked with the veteran community. His hobbies were fishing, golfing, snow boarding, rifle target shooting and continued his grut exercises. Mateo was a huge ASU fan and AZ Cardinals fan.

SPC Roanhorse was a very clean and organized person. Everything he owned, he took very good care of. He loved cleaning his truck. Mateo also had a special bond with horses and enjoyed time with his grandparents at their ranch. Mateo will always be remembered by family and friends.On behalf of the Navajo Hopi Honor Riders, we send our condolences and prayers to the family of US Army SPC Mateo Scott Roanhorse. We thank you for your service, you will never be forgotten. Rest in peace soldier.

Contact: Victoria McCraith (mother)



April 8, 2021
8:00 am - 10:30 am


Summit Funeral Home
346A AZ-264
St. Michaels, 86511 United States
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