Heather Lyn Knudsen
03/11/1987 - 11/10/2022
Heather Lyn Knudsen died on November 10th, 2022 at her home in Sierra Vista, AZ following a brief illness. She was born March 11, 1987 in Mesa, AZ. She is survived by her mother, Jennifer Miller Knudsen, Sierra Vista; brother, Tyrel Boyd Knudsen, Tempe, AZ; and sister Holly Anne Knudsen, Mesa, AZ. She was preceded in death by her father, Ronald Edwin Knudsen.
Heather had a bubbly personality and loved to share her knowledge about her passions with everyone she met. She loved to read and was rarely seen without a book nearby. She enjoyed collecting comic books, Marvel movies, postcards, pins and all things Harry Potter. While attending Northern Arizona University she participated in establishing a board game club. She also enjoyed attending Phoenix Comic-Con, Renaissance Festival and all things nerdy. As a fan of Firefly, she was a member of the Arizona Browncoats. She volunteered her time to help at robotics competitions and cooking meals for the homeless. She was very creative, loved to draw and taught herself to knit and crochet. Her family and friends will miss her humor and intelligence.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations or memorials be made to Cochise Robotics Association, 501(3)(c) at 5234 South Equestrian Drive, Sierra Vista, AZ 85650.