William A. Nordberg, 71, of Payson, died Feb. 2, 2005, with his family at his side, after a short battle with lung cancer. He was born Aug. 4, 1933, in Saxon, Wis., to Bessie and John Nordberg.
He retired from his excavating business two years ago, and moved to Payson.
He is survived by his wife, Pat; daughter, Vicki (Steven) Sowards; grandsons, William Sowards, Dominic Krane and Zachary Krane; brother, Jack (Peggy) Nordberg; sisters, Marian Nordberg, Norma (Eric) Oman; and sister-in-law Mck Nordberg.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Michael Krane, and brother Edward.
Services are at 11 a.m., Feb. 7, 2005, at Mountain View Memorial Gardens, 7900 E. Main St., Mesa.
Donations can be made for Cancer Research to the Mayo Foundation, c/o Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, 13400 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ 85259.
Arrangements handled by Mountain View Mortuary Chapel, Mesa, Ariz.