PHOENIX, ARIZ. — Family, friends, colleagues and employees are saddened at the loss of longtime contracting firm founder, visionary, and plumbing industry legend, George Brazil. Brazil passed on Wednesday, May 16, after a little over a yearlong battle with illness; he was 83-years-old.
An icon in the plumbing and home service business world, he will be greatly missed by friends and family. George is survived by his wife, Patricia Langlin Brazil, as well as his three daughters and one son, five grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
George Brazil’s Celebration of Life Ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, June 2, 2012, from 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. in the Kachina Ballroom, The Buttes, a Marriott Resort, 2000 Westcourt Way, Tempe, Ariz. 85282, 1-888-867-7492.
For those planning to attend this event from out of town, a block of rooms have been reserved at the ceremony hotel location. Please call to make reservations with the hotel in the room block titled “The George Brazil Celebration of Life Room Block.” The room rates are less than $100 per night.
All those planning to attend the ceremony should email Brian McQuistion at [email protected], so that George Brazil Service has a better idea of the number of attendees. Please also note in your email if you would like to speak about George at the ceremony. The team at George Brazil Service would welcome anyone who would like to share a story or memory in his honor.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in memory of George Brazil to the Mayo Medical School Scholarship Endowment, 13400 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, Ariz., 85259.