November 4, 2017, Arthur Eric Magaña Jr. passed away during transplant surgery while receiving his second pair of donated lungs. He is survived by his mother JoAnn Magana, his wife Breannon Magana, his children Destiny Magana, Arthur Magana III, and Jessica Magana and loving step-father to Anthony Flores. He was a proud grandfather of his unborn grandchild. Arthur was a loving brother to Barbara (Jay) Guarjardo, Michelle (Pelo) Hernandez, JoAnna (Jose) Palomar, Albert Magana and loving brother in law to Dana (Tony) Perrelli and Amber DiGiovanni. Arthur was an adored uncle by all his nieces and nephews. Arthur is at rest with his grandma Barbara Paredes, his father Arthur Eric Magana Sr., his godfather Reuben Magana, his nephew Xavier Hernandez, his god daughter Isabella Magaña, Rusty, Big Red, Lady Lulu and many more.
The Magaña family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Saggar and his staff at the Banner Lung Institute and the transplant team for being Arthur’s biggest advocate and fighting to give him a second and third chance at life.
Services will be held Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 1-6pm with a scripture service at 5pm Bueler Chandler Mortuary Chapel 14 W. Hulet Dr. Chandler, Arizona 85225.
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