Ervin Chester Ladewski, 85, of Payson, died Nov. 14, 2003. He was born Dec. 5, 1917 in South Bend, Ind.
He is survived by his daughters, Carol Ladewski-Griffin of Santa Barbara, Calif. and Vicki Ladewski of Payson; sons, Curt Ladewski and Chris Ladewski of La Porte, Ind.; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Helene.
A funeral mass was held Monday, Nov. 17 at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church in Payson, with inurement following at Mountain Meadows Memorial Park in Payson.
Donations can be made to Payson Public Library, 328 N. McLane Road, Payson, AZ 85541.
Arrangements by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.