Eldon Hageman, 80, of Payson, died March 7, 2003. He was born June 22, 1922 in Oklahoma.
Mr. Hageman was a lumberman since he was 12 years old, and was an army engineer in World War II. He was a member of Elks Lodge BPOE #2154.
He is survived by his daughter, Carol (John) Peddie of Payson; son, Eldon E. (Trisha) Hageman of Payson; grandchildren, Gene (Terri) Kaufman of Lancaster, Pa., Jed (Jeannie) Kaufman of Paris, Ill., Gina (Gabe) Brooks of Tempe, Lindy Hageman of Tempe, Joy Peddie of Scottsdale, Kelly Hageman of Payson and David Hageman of Payson; great-grandchildren, Madison, Jaden and Dylan.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ada in 1997.
Visitation will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 12 at the Elks Lodge BPOE #2154, 1206 N. Beeline Highway, followed by a funeral service at 2 p.m.
Interment will be at Mountain Meadows Memorial Park in Payson.
Donations can be made to RTA Hospice, 107 E. Frontier St., Payson, AZ 85541.
Arrangements by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.