Valley of the Sun Mortuary and Cemetery

10940 East Chandler Heights Rd Chandler, AZ 85248


  • Christopher John Hogard

    Funeral Arranger

    Chris Hogard has been serving families for over 23 years. A long time resident of Arizona, he moved to the Phoenix area in 2017. As a United States Marine Corps veteran, he specializes in serving the needs of military families and honoring our community veterans. Outside of work, Chris enjoys spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren, moving to Lake Havasu City to be closer to them.

  • Carisa Ann Williams

    Funeral Director

    Fifth-generation Arizona native Carisa Williams is a licensed funeral director who has served families since 2012. With a mortuary science degree from Mesa Community College, she spent a year exploring and serving families in the Seattle area then moved back to Arizona. Outside of work, Carisa enjoys being a proud aunt to her nieces and nephews and spending time with family and friends.
  • Tuni L Bracken


    Tuni is proud to serve as location manager at Valley of the Sun Mortuary & Cemetery, where she began as a funeral arranger in 2006. She has not always served in the funeral industry, but has always felt that mortuary services was her calling. She is passionate about serving her families, having faced losses of her own, and has the empathy and firsthand knowledge it takes to understand its difficulties. A California native, Tuni came to the Phoenix area in 2000 and enjoys spending time with her husband, kids and granddaughters. She loves her job and hopes to serve families for many more years.