John Richard Reyes, 64, of Payson, died June 1, 2004.
He was born to Jesus and Mary Reyes on Feb. 29, 1940 in Corona, Calif.
Mr. Reyes retired to enjoy beautiful Payson three years ago.
He is survived by his wife of 10 1/2 years, Lynda Sue Reyes; son, Mike (Karen) Reyes; daughter, Debbie (Brent) Smith; stepchildren, Michelle Rurka, Julie Stevens and Jim Campbell; brother, Herbie (Bea) Reyes; sisters, Maryann (Tony) Barba and Ophie (Hecter) Chavez; nine grandchildren, Tristan and Alexandra Smith, Savannah and Sylvia Reyes, Matthew Rurka, Presley Campbell, Cody Campbell and Jacob Stevens; aunt, Margaret (Ben) Salsido; and many nieces and nephews.
He was also very much loved by Larry Hinds (Spanky) and Alicia Hinds.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Ray Reyes and grandson, Joshua Rurka.
Donations can be made to RTA Hospice and Palliative Care, 107 E. Frontier St., Payson, AZ 85541.
Arrangements by Messinger Payson Funeral Home, 302 W. Aero Drive.