Joseph Edward Mecey, 82, of Scottsdale and Payson, died April 25, 2001. He was born Aug. 18, 1919, in Phoenix.
Mr. Mecey was a retired manager for the City of Phoenix. He owned several Midas Muffler Shops and was a World War II veteran. He was an active member of the Phoenix Model A Club and the Studebaker Drivers Club.
Survivors include his wife, Alita Mecey, of Scottsdale and Payson; one sister, Rowena Livingston, of Payson; two daughters, Judith Mariner of Tucson and Malinda Wilkins of Waco, Texas; one niece, Karen Strickland of Scottsdale; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held Friday, April 27 at Greenwood Memorial Lawn Chapel.
Services were held Saturday, April 28 at Serenity Mausoleum Chapel at Greenwood Memory Lawn in Phoenix.
Donations may be made to Desert Springs Bible Church, 16215 N. Tatum Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ. 85032.