OBITUARY

Sammy Kwan

May 3, 1967February 5, 2019
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On Tuesday, February 5, 2019, Sammy Kwan, husband, father, son, brother, and uncle, passed away suddenly at the age of 51 years. Sammy will be forever remembered by his wife Sharon and their son Matthew, by his mother Miu Ling, and by his brothers and sisters Kenneth, John, Jack, Shirley, Mary. Sammy will also be forever remembered by his extended family and dear friends. Sammy was born May 3, 1967 in Hong Kong. Sammy and his parents moved to the United States when he was 1 year old and resided in California. He attended First Chinese Baptist Church. He moved to Arizona in 1995 after he married Sharon. He had a son Matthew born in 2000. He was a member of the United States Army Reserves from 1986-1992. He trained as a support specialist and was serviced at the 950th maintenance company. Sammy attended the University of Southern California, graduated with a degree in Social Sciences and Communication in 1990. Next, Sammy attended Devry University, graduated with a degree in Information Technology in 2000. Finally, he attended Arizona State University, graduated with a MBA in School of Management in 2003. Sammy worked at Disneyland from 1986 to 1995. He worked at Londen Insurance Group in (2000); (2007-2013) as an accountant, help desk, and IBM systems administrator. Next, he worked at Intel Corporation as a software engineer. Sammy worked as a systems administrator at CGI from (2013-2019) Sammy was a big Dodgers fan. He loved to collect stamps and baseball cards. He was a space NASA enthusiast as well as a car enthusiast. He enjoyed traveling all over and loved to visit different colleges and universities. A funeral service for Sammy will be held at 10:30am (visitation);11:00am (funeral service) on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Greenwood Memory Lawn Mortuary - 719 North 27th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85009. *There will be a luncheon at the Great Wall Restaurant following the service.The address is 3446 West Camelback Road Phoenix, AZ 85017 Luncheon will start approximately around 1:15pm.*

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, February 16, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 16, 2019
REMEMBERING

Sammy Kwan

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Chetna Kumar

February 14, 2019

Sammy was a sincere and nice member of our team. Sammy will be greatly missed for being a supportive co-worker and his dedication to work. Our thoughts and prayers are with him and his family and friends during this difficult time.

Candice Bennett

February 14, 2019

Sammy –I am defiantly going to miss our chats about So Cal Life, MCU and the Dodgers #32. Your passion for life and the love of your family is what made you such an awesome co-worker and friend. My condolences to the Kwan Family.

Matthew Zagrean

February 14, 2019

Sammy - You were one of the most genuinely nice and authentic people I've had the pleasure of meeting in this life. You always provided a helping hand with a smile on your face and the world was a better place having you in it. Rest in peace, Sammy and God bless.

Cathy Patterson

February 8, 2019

Sammy was always so upbeat, a great coworker. We shared a love of movies and always emailed around Comicon time to compare notes. Sad to hear of his passing away so suddenly. My condolences to his family, he will be greatly missed.

Walter Lonsdale

February 8, 2019

Sammy was a great person to work with at Londen Insurance as well as a good friend, I'll miss him more than anyone will ever know......

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