Memorial service for the late District 1 Pima County Supervisor Ann Day

When:
May 14, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
2016-05-14T10:00:00-07:00
2016-05-14T11:30:00-07:00
Where:
Brandi Fenton memorial park
3482 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ 85718
USA
Cost:
Free
retired Pima County Supervisor Ann Day

retired Pima County Supervisor Ann Day

“The family of former Pima County Supervisor Ann Day has announced that a public memorial will be held at Brandi Fenton Memorial Park, 3482 E. River Road, at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 14. 
Ann was instrumental in working with the Fenton family to develop the park through a public-private partnership. “

Former District 1 Supervisor Ann Day, a Republican, was killed tragically on May 7, 2016 in a head-on collision on Ina Rd. with an alleged drunk driver. She had retired from the Pima County Board of Supervisors in 2013, after serving there in District 1 for 12 years. Prior to that she was a State Senator for 10 years.  Her older sister is retired Supreme Court justice Sandra Day O’Connor.

More about Ann Day’s life and accomplishments: http://webcms.pima.gov/cms/One.aspx?portalId=169&pageId=255904

 

One response to “Memorial service for the late District 1 Pima County Supervisor Ann Day

  1. Carolyn Classen

    Very moving tributes today for Supervisor Ann Day from her son Curtis Simpson, 2 granddaughters Caitlin and Cassandra Watters, son-in-law Justice of the Peace Adam Watters, who said she was a “pugnacious” advocate but a wonderful mother-in-law. Colleague for 12 years, Supervisor Ray Carroll said there was “no finer person” who was so “up front with her issues”, added poetic Desiderata heartfelt words in her memory. Public tributes came from CD 2 Congresswoman Martha McSally (via CJ Karamargin, her District Director), Governor Doug Ducey (via Juan Ciscomani, his local director), and her fellow former and current Supervisors: Mike Boyd, Sharon Bronson, Ramon Valadez, Richard Elias, Dan Eckstrom, and then former State Senator Victor Soltero. A niece and nephew also spoke, along with several bridge player partners,and reporter Nancy Montoya. R.I.P. Supervisor Day. Also present today was Ann’s older sister retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, former Congressman Jim Kolbe, many Pima County officials.

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