Robert "Bobby" Marcos Samarripas died Nov. 10, 2007. He was born Nov. 4, 1982 in Mesa, Ariz.
He lived in Phoenix until he and his parents moved to Payson in 1998.
He enjoyed the time he spent volunteering with Payson Community Kids. He also enjoyed working with special needs children and in the past, he also has volunteered with the Special Olympics.
He is survived by his mother, Esther Samarripas; his father, Robert Samarripas; his brothers, Miguel and Ruben; sisters, Patricia, Chantell, and Veronica. Also surviving are his grandparents, Julian and Bertha Careaga of Mesa, Ariz. and his aunt, Mary Samarripas of Payson and many other aunts and uncles and cousins. Services have already been held.
Arrangements were entrusted to Advantage Colonial Chapel.