Jeffrey David Berta, 48, passed away on January 26, 2019 in Cave Creek, AZ.
Jeff is survived by his beloved wife, Joni; stepchildren, Sarah and Tyler; his parents, Domenic and Laderyl; and sister Giacinta (Dallas); two grandchildren; and three nephews.
Jeff was born November 8, 1970 in Farmington, New Mexico. He loved playing sports during his childhood, especially baseball and basketball. During his senior year he was named athlete of the year.
After graduating from Girard Catholic High School, Jeff completed his undergraduate degree from the University of Arizona, and then earned his master’s in physical therapy in Amsterdam.
Jeff and Joni married July 3, 2009 in beautiful Sedona, AZ and enjoyed more than 9 wonderful years of marriage together. Jeff enjoyed hanging out with friends and family, hiking, jeep trail rides, golfing, camping and walking their dog Buddy. Jeff and his wife loved to travel and explore new places. He was full of energy and loved to make people laugh. Jeff also loved spending time with his grandchildren and playing football with his nephews.
A Celebration of Life and reception will be held on Saturday, February 2nd at 10:00 am at Hansen Desert Hills Memorial Park and Mortuary, 6500 E Bell Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254
In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to Jeff’s favorite charity, The Salvation Army.