Daniel Toma, 86, of Payson, died Sept. 12, 2002. Toma was born May 10, 1916 in Gary, Ind.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, and retired from the Tempe Police Department in 1978.
Survivors include his son Carl (and Shirley) Toma, daughter Karen (and Warren) Calhoun, son Bruce (and Sally) Toma, son James (and Barb) Toma, 8 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine (Kate) Toma and his eldest son, Alan Toma.
Toma will be fondly remembered by the many people whose lives he touched.
Memorial services were held Saturday, Sept. 21, 2002 at Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church in Payson.
Donations can be made to the Shepherd of the Pines building fund, 507 W. Wade Lane, Payson, AZ 85541.