Our funeral directors are licensed, experienced, knowledgeable, and prepared to guide families through the most difficult time in life.
Matthew Park has been serving families with Bunker’s for over seven years. He is a native Arizonan, growing up in the Mesa area. After high school he attended the University of Arizona where he received a bachelor’s degree in Business Management, with a minor in Psychology. After graduation he entered the Mortuary Science program at Mesa Community College and began working at Bunkers as a student. He graduated in 2007 and became a fully licensed Funeral Director in 2009. Matt and Jessica were married in 2011 and welcomed their first son, Jacob in March 2013. Some of his favorite things are college football, playing basketball, singing, reading, dinner and a movie with his sweetheart, and making his son giggle.
Don was born and raised in rural Nebraska, and after two years of college, served in the U.S. Navy, as a hospital Corpsman near the end of the Viet Nam era. In 1985, after having spent 11 years in the automotive industry, he moved to Mesa, AZ where he continued working in the auto industry for an additional four years. Don has been in the funeral industry for twenty-six years, guiding families in memorializing the lives of their loved ones or pre-arranging services for themselves. Don and his wife Rhonda, have two grown children, and five grandchildren. Don likes to follow sports (GO HUSKERS!), go to movies, read a good novel, get away to San Diego for the weekend and try to keep up with the grandkids!
Lincoln was born in Safford, AZ. He attended Safford High School, and graduated from Mountain View High School in Mesa, AZ. He is a recent graduate of the Mesa Community College Mortuary Sciences program. He served fourteen years in the Army, Navy, and National Guard and was in the Desert Storm war. He has been married twenty-seven years and has four children, and one grandson. Lincoln has lived in Millington TN, Norfolk VA, Mesa AZ, Anchorage AK, and Tacoma WA and has traveled through all fifty states and Canada. Lincoln is an Eagle Scout and has volunteered in the scouting program most of his adult life. He is a private pilot and enjoys hunting fishing, and camping. He enjoys working in the funeral industry and being able to serve people in their time of need.
Bryce is as an Arizona boy through and through. He was born and raised in Mesa where he attended Mountain View High School. After graduation, he served a two-year service mission in Georgia. He graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in Applied Biological Sciences and a minor in Business. After working in Northern California for a short time, Bryce had a great desire to move back to Arizona and get involved in the family business. He recently graduated from the Mortuary Science program at Mesa Community College. Bryce and his wife, Ashley, have a beautiful little girl, Berklee. Bryce is also a huge sports fan, particularly of the Arizona Cardinals and Phoenix Suns, but his greatest satisfaction comes from serving the special families who entrust us with caring for their loved ones.
Randy Bunker is the third generation owner of Bunker Family Funerals & Cremation. He is a licensed funeral director and embalmer and has served in the industry for over 40 years. In addition to serving as the company’s president, he has also served as the president of the Arizona Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers for 8 years, International Order of the Golden Rule, Arizona Funeral Directors Association, American Cancer Society (Mesa Chapter), Sirrine Adult Day Care Center, and has served on the Board of Directors of several other organizations. Randy has been married to his wife, Arlene, for over 40 years and has 6 children. He enjoys serving in his church, golfing, and playing racquetball.
Growing up as the daughter of a career Army officer, Terry has lived in 11 states (5 separate times in her home state of Georgia), 2 foreign countries and attended 14 different schools. She also served as an Army medic during the Viet Nam Era. Her son is continuing the family’s military tradition, serving in the Army since 2000.
Besides her son, she has one daughter-in-law, one daughter and two wonderful grandchildren. Terry is an avid reader and enjoyed performing in community theater over an 8 year period in Elberton, GA.
Terry’s first exposure to the funeral industry was in Elberton, GA (The Granite Capitol of the World) while selling granite to funeral homes and cemeteries throughout the south and mid-west. Upon returning to Arizona in 2011, it was an easy transition into her current role as Family Relations Associate at our A Wise Choice Desert View Chapel.
Michelle was born in Southbridge, Massachusetts and moved to Arizona in 1971 with her family. She graduated from Chandler High School and attended the Maricopa Technical Institute in Phoenix. Michelle worked in the retail grocery industry for many years before joining the Bunker Family in 2009. Her duties include assisting with funeral services, transporting and delivering documents, and maintaining the cleanliness and appearance of our chapels for the families we serve.