Lance R. Diller, 51, of Flowing Springs, died April 14, 2003. He was born Dec. 13, 1951 in Phoenix.
Mr. Diller was a longtime resident of the Payson area. Since birth, he summered in Payson and wintered in the Valley. He was a full-time resident of Payson for the past eight years, and was a third generation Arizona native.
He battled cancer for the past five years.
He is survived by his wife, Nona Diller; daughters, Lacy A. Diller and Rae A. Diller; son, Ross J. Diller, all of Flowing Springs.
A memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, April 21 at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, 511 S. St. Phillips Street in Payson.
Donations can be made to RTA Hospice, 107 E. Frontier Street, Payson, AZ 85541
Arrangements are being handled by the Messinger Payson Funeral Home.