Veronica (Vicky) Gillaspy, of Payson, died Feb. 16, 2007 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz. She was born on April 20, 1926 in Melrose, Iowa.
Mrs. Gillaspy was a member of the Southern Baptist Church. She also loved to play bingo, for the fun and friendship.
She is survived by her sons, Tommy (Betsy) Gillaspy of Phoenix and Jay (Brenda) Gillaspy of Patterson, Pa.; sisters, Ann Swanson of Des Moines, Iowa, Suzanne Morris and Margaret (Peggy) Wilbanks of Payson; brother, Paul Cleary of Vallejo, Calif.; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Gillaspy; parents, Mary and Dennis Cleary; brothers, John Cleary and Donald Cleary; sister, Madonna Scottl; and her twins, Ronald and Linda Gillaspy, who died in infancy.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 21 at the First Southern Baptist Church, on the corner of Bonita and Colcord.
Donations in Mrs. Gillaspy's memory may be made to Powell House, 806 W. Longhorn Road, Payson, AZ 85541.