Patricia Lee Purkins, 62, of Payson, died Feb. 17, 2003. She was born to Paul S. and Marjorie Tracy May 3, 1939 in Denver, Colo.
Ms. Purkins attended Smith College and Arizona State University, receiving a BA degree. She received her MS degree from St. Francis in Denver. She moved to Payson upon retirement from government service.
There are no survivors.