Floyd Golden Umbower, 71, of Payson, died March 25, 2004. He was born April 11, 1932 in Roaring Springs, Pa.
Mr. Umbower retired from the insurance industry to pursue his passion for construction.
He was a hard worker who had a large community spirit and was a community leader, serving on the Beaver Valley Fire District Board.
Mr. Umbower was the type of guy who would do anything for you. He was humble and very generous.
He deeply loved his family and enjoyed taking them camping, hunting, and to baseball games.
He is survived by his sons, Rick Umbower, Randy Umbower, Ron Umbower, Robert (Debra) Umbower, Russell (Michelle) Umbower and Roger Umbower; brothers, Daryl Umbower and Gary Umbower; 14 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one niece and two nephews.
A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Friday, April 2 at Messinger Payson Funeral Home, 302 W. Aero Drive.
Donations can be made to RTA Hospice, 107 E. Frontier St., Payson, AZ 85541.