Della Martha Schlecht, 79, of Tonto Basin, died Jan. 1, 2001, in Tonto Basin. She was born Nov. 12, 1921, in Mayer, Ariz.
Mrs. Schlecht was a personnel manager for the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Survivors include two brothers, Walter Surrett of Tonto Basin and Herbert Surrett; and three sisters, Josie E. Bennett, May L. Davis and Evelyn E. Toll.
No services are planned.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.