Margaret Burt


Margaret Ann Burt, 80, of Payson, died Feb. 24, 2002 in Payson. She was born June 17, 1921 in Grundy Co., Iowa.

Mrs. Burt was a homemaker and a dedicated public health volunteer. She received many awards and was recognized by President Ronald Reagan for her outstanding volunteer service.

After her husband's retirement, the couple moved from Illinois to Arizona where she continued her service to the community, most notably with the Time Out Shelter which recognized her as an honorary lifetime member for her esteemed service.

Survivors include one son, Roger A. Burt of Chicago; one sister, Mary Ahrenkiel of Mesa; and two grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 5 at Payson Christian Church, 501 E. Rancho Road.

Arrangements were handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.

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