PHOENIX: (602) 906-9600 | PEORIA: (623) 486-1955

Date of Birth: June 28, 1958

Date of Death: November 12, 2022

James “Jim” Tasnadi, 64, was born in Racine, WI, son of Frank and Patricia (Lewis) Tasnadi, where he attended Park High School. He moved to Phoenix, AZ in 1991, following his brother and sister. He was employed by Dremel in WI, and by Bashas’ in AZ, where he was employed for over 30 years. Jim was a "car guy" and enjoyed going to classic car shows. He had talent in crafting and decorating. And he loved spending time with family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, his former partner, Robert Georgeson, nephew Kyron Tasnadi, and sister-in-law, Lisa Tasnadi. He is survived by his partner, Kenneth Gransasso, brother, Frank Tasnadi (Janet), sister Jacqueline “Jacci” (Tasnadi) Bowman (John), nieces Tracy (Tasnadi) Chiniewicz and Amanda Tasnadi, nephew Erick Walquist, and numerous other extended family members.

Service Information

A Celebration of Life will be held privately with family and close friends.


In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to The ALS Association Arizona Chapter 360 E Coronado RD, Suite 140 | Phoenix, AZ 85004 | (p) 602-297-3800