ST.MICHAELS, AZ – For Thursday July 9, 2020, funeral service for US Navy AT2 Shawna Rae Synder. The family of our hero is humbly requesting for motorcycle escort from St. Michaels to Tsaile, Az.
Mortuary: 8:00am Summit Funeral Home, St. Michaels, Az.
Destination: Tsaile, Az (1 mile SE of Dine College) 55 miles
Gravesite service will begin at 10:00am. Services will be conducted in accordance with CDC and Navajo Nation Covid-19 guidelines to protect all friends and family, thank you for understanding and cooperating.
Shawna served in the US Navy for 12 years, 11 months, she was honorably discharged on June 29, 2011 from NOSC Houston, TX. Following her service she graduated from Grand Canyon University with a BSN and began her career working with Banner Hospital in Phoenix and Tucson. While working in the COVID-19 ward, she contracted the virus, which caused severe lung damage that resulted in her passing. She leaves behind four beautiful children, 3 sons and 1 daughter. Her life was dedicated to service, her family, her community and her country.
On behalf of Navajo Hopi Honor Riders, we whole-heartedly thank US Navy AT2 Shawna Rae Snyder for her service and we send our deepest condolences to her family. May you rest in peace and may you never be forgotten. God Speed.
Contact: Deanna Nelson (mother)