Douglas R. Julian died April 9, 2008 in Pine. He was born Nov. 24, 1937 in Grand Rapids, Mich. to Neil and Ann Julian.
He married Lynne on Jan. 1, 1958 in Grand Rapids, Mich. They moved to Phoenix with their children in 1974 and retired to Pine in 2006.
Mr. Julian's passion was for mission work and he was involved in many areas of Immanuel Bible Church of Scottsdale and First Baptist Church of Pine.
Mr. Julian's survivors include his wife, Lynne of Pine; daughters, Carole (David) Wright of Phoenix and Carmen (Gary) Pavis of Pine; five grandchildren, Dacen Wright, Charissa Wright and Deandre Wright, all of Phoenix, and AnnMarie Pavis and Adam Pavis of Pine. Also surviving are his sister, Dawn (Robert) Anstett, and his brother, Melvin Julian, all of Grand Rapids, Mich.; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, April 19 at the First Baptist Church of Pine, 4039 N. Highway 87.
Memorial contributions in Mr. Julian's name may be made to Immanuel Bible Church for the Ebenezer Bible Institute, 6017 E. Greenway Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85254.