Date of Birth: September 06, 1958
Date of Death: January 27, 2021
Veda Long, age 62, passed away on the afternoon of January 27 at Banner University Hospital from complications of a MRSA Staph Infection and Pneumonia. She was born in Phoenix Arizona and married the love of her life, Danny Long, and was married for over 30 years and remained close till the end. She moved to California where she raised her 3 children. She returned home to Phoenix to be near her grandchildren and surrounded by her family which is where she has been for the last 20 years. She loved to play her video games with her network of friends online, and enjoyed poker, margarita's, good food and travel. Veda was a breast cancer survivor which she fought fiercely and won. She had a passion for life and was a fighter. She loved her family more than anything, and her grandchildren gave her joy and life. She was beloved by many and will be missed always. She was proceeded in death by her parents, Velia and Manuel Garcia and her sister, Sarah Garcia. She is survived by Danny Long, her sister, Dora Shore, her children and their spouses, Christina and Josh Zygielbaum, Jennifer and Ariel Chavez, and Steven Long, her grandchildren Ethan Long Chavez, Zoe Young, Andrew Young, Lily Chavez, Ava Zygielbaum, Ronen Zygielbaum and Asher Zygielbaum.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, February 12th at 3:00pm at Best Funeral Services Chapel, 9380 W Peoria Ave, Peoria, AZ 85345.