|Vernon Amos Begay|
|Birth: ||Mar. 16, 1972|
|Death: ||Sep. 8, 2008|
WINDOW ROCK — Funeral services for Vernon Amos Begay, 36, will be 10 a.m, Sept. 12, 2008, at the Good Shephard Mission. The Rev. Richard Stevens will officiate. Burial will be in Crystal, N.M.
Begay died Sept. 8, 2008, in Fort Defiance. He was born March 16, 1972, in Fort Defiance, into the Folded Arms People Clan for the Red Bottom People Clan.
Begay received his high school diploma from Navajo Pine High School in 1990 and attended Crownpoint Institute of Technology. He was employed with the Navajo Nation Law Enforcement as a senior maintenance. His hobbies included horse back riding, carpentry, auto mechanics, and enjoyed taking part in traditional ceremonies.
Survivors include his wife, Jacqueline Begay; son, Austin V. Begay; daughter, Cheyenne Yazzie; father, Amos Paul Begay, mother, Betty Curley Begay; sisters, Catherine Begay, Frances Begay.
Begay was preceded in death by his sisters, Theodora Begay, Rosalie Begay; grandparents, Aaron and Sarah Curley,Chischilly T. and Mary T. Begay.
Pallbearers will be Cordell Curleyhair, Matthew Curleyhair, Michael Watson, Emerson Begay, Michael Sage, Deranci Poyer.
The family will receive relatives and friends at Fort Defiance Chapter House, following services.
Tse Bonito Mortuary is in charge of arrangements
San Juan County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Spyrose
Record added: Sep 11, 2008
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