Patrick Lawrence Grant, 73, of Payson, died March 22, 2003. He was born Feb. 10, 1930 in Haverstraw, N.Y.
Mr. Grant was a staff sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps. He married Elizabeth Williams March 30, 1959 in San Clemente, Calif. He retired in 1989 as an administrator from Saddle Back Community College in Mission Viejo, Calif.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Elizabeth, of Payson; son, Hugh Grant of Gilbert; daughter, Denise Lawrence of Trabuco Canyon, Calif.; grandsons, Stephen and Brendan Grant; brother, John Grant of Pomona, N.Y., and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Susan, and grandson, Adam.
A memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 28 at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, 511 S. St. Phillip Street in Payson.
Donations can made to RTA Hospice, 107 E. Frontier Street, Payson, AZ 85541, or the Marine Corps League of Payson, P.O. Box 1444, Payson, AZ 85547.
Arrangements by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.