Damond Thomas Farar, age 31, passed away of natural causes while visiting family for the holidays on Friday, December 28, 2012, in Yuma, AZ. He was born in Lake Havasu on August 22, 1981, to Danny and Cheryl Farar.
Damond attended Kofa High School in Yuma, AZ. and served a 2-year proselytizing mission to Thailand. He graduated with honors with a Finance Degree from Arizona State University
. It was at ASU that he met and married his eternal companion, Adriana Ezzre Farar. They were sealed for time and all eternity in the Mesa, Arizona Temple on August 9, 2003. They were blessed with two sons, Thomas and Alejandro, while studying at ASU, and later Jacob during medical school.
He started medical school in August of 2009 and was scheduled to graduate May of 2013. Damond completed the requirements to graduate from the Indiana University
School of Medicine and will receive his Doctor of Medicine degree posthumously.
Damond is survived by his wife, Adriana; sons, Thomas (7), Alejandro (5), and Jacob (2); maternal grandparents, Drensel and Elaine Haws and Adriana's grandmother Felisa Garcia.; parents, Dan and Cheryl Farar; parents-in-law, Roderico and Rosie Ezrre; 6 brothers and 1 sister, Dennis and Susy Farar, Darren and Cody Farar, Derryl and Jodi Farar, Dallin and Heather Farar, Dean and Linsey Farar, Doran and Morgan Farar, Cassandra and Joe Strickland and their families; sister-in-law, Barbara and Julio Valenzuela and family; brother-in-law Diego Ezrre.
Damond was a devoted husband, father, son, brother, and disciple of Jesus Christ. He was a loyal friend to many and brought joy and laughter to all he touched. His smile will be sorely missed.
Funeral Services will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (4225 North 56th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85018) on Friday, January 4, 2013, at 11:00am with a Viewing starting at 9:00am.