Joseph Schrader, 86, died Jan. 29, 2004 at the Payson Care Center, after a two-month illness.
During World War II, Mr. Schrader was a first lieutenant in the Signal Corps, and later in the Air Force.
He and his wife, Louise, came to Payson in 1977, when he retired from the Los Angeles Bureau of Power and Light.
Mr. Schrader became an avid trout and bass fisherman, and enjoyed the mountain and desert lakes nearby.
He is survived by his wife, Louise; son, Bruce of Simi Valley, Calif.; granddaughter, Lauren Schulke of Dallas, Ga.; and great-granddaughter, Summer Schrader, also of Dallas, Ga..
No services are planned.
Arrangements by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.