Eddie Vaughn Mortensen passed away February 9, 2020, at the age of 61. He was born August 14,1958, in Morenci, Arizona, to Alvin and Darlene Iona Mortensen. He was the second of four children. Brothers: Wayne and Randy both of Duncan, and a Sister: Rhonda Mortensen of Safford. Eddie is survived by: his mother, Darlene Iona Mortensen; wife, Starlynn McLain Mortensen; daughters, Angela (Tony) Murillo, Vanessa (Jennifer) Mortensen-Padilla and Kimberley (Burton) Curtis; his son, Alvin; and 10 grandchildren, Alyssa, Amariah, Gracie, Elias, Briseis, Alice, Rey, Landon, Kendall and Naomi, all of whom he loved and cherished. Eddie was preceded in death by: his father, Alvin Mortensen; and granddaughter, Quinn Curtis. Funeral services for Eddie will be conducted Saturday afternoon, February 15, 2020, at 1:00 p.m., at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Duncan Stake Center by Jesse Baker (105 Fairgrounds Rd Duncan, AZ). The family will receive friends Saturday, February 15, 2020, from 12:00 p.m. (noon) until 12:45 p.m., at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Duncan Stake Center Relief Society Room. Graveside ceremony and Veterans farewell will be conducted Monday, February 17, 2020, at 1:00 p.m., at the Lakeside Cemetery (1265 Larson Rd Lakeside, AZ). Eddie will be greatly missed by family and those who knew him. Eddie had a great love for his family and his Father in Heaven.