Leonard Joseph Messersmith, 71, of Payson, died July 22, 2000, in Payson. He was born March 31, 1929, in Ann Arbor, Mich., and had lived in Arizona for the past five years.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn, of Payson; two sons, Glenn Messersmith of Jackson, Wyo. and Eugene Messersmith of San Jacinto, Calif.; two sisters Frances Schwatz of Scottsdale, Ariz. and Joan Larson of Novi, Mich.; and two grandchildren.
Graveside services were held July 28 at Mountain Meadows Memorial Park in Payson.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.