Sylvia Oliger died Sept. 19, 2006 in Mesa, she was 85.
Mrs. Oliger was born in Westminster, Vt. to parents Ester and Warren Demerse.
She obtained her nursing degree at Rocking Hospital in Bellise Fall, Vt. and moved to Arizona in 1962.
Mrs. Oliger was an accomplished artist and participated in various art associations. In later years, she obtained a Realtor's license and worked as a real estate agent in Payson.
Mrs. Oliger is survived by her son, Brad Hartman; daughter, Nancy Neilson; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother; three sisters.
A memorial service will be held at noon Monday, Sept. 25 at Mountain View Mortuary Chapel, 7900 E. Main St., Mesa. Graveside services will be held at Mountain Meadows Memorial Park in Payson at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30.