First Lt. Willis "Bill" Buchheit died Nov. 26, 2003 at the V.A. Medical Center in Tucson after a long illness.
Mr. Buchheit retired from the Air Force after 23 years and was a major in the reserves.
He loved Payson and the Rim country, hunting, camping, trail riding and all sports.
He is survived by Carol Buchheit of Payson; two daughters in Tucson; two sisters and a brother.
No services are planned at this time.