Max Leroy Dragt, 76, died July 7, 2008 at home in Star Valley. He was born March 26, 1932 in Almena, Kan.
He was raised in Colby, Kan. and attended Kansas University before serving in the U.S. Army.
Mr. Dragt had been in the Payson area since 1957.
He is survived by his longtime companion, Belia Ralston, Tom and Carry Dragt, John and Jerri Dragt, Craig and Linda Swartwood, Bert and LaVonne Dragt, Larry and Valkrie Ralston, Cindy and Kelly Owens, Toni and John German, Marie and Roy Haught, John and Lisa Ralston, Christy and Matt Nichols, 16 grandchildren, one great-granddaughter, and a great-niece and nephew.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to RTA Hospice, 511 S. Mud Springs Road, Payson, AZ 85541.
The family wishes to thank the staff of RTA Hospice for their help and support.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 12 at Mountain Meadows Memorial Park, 335 W. Round Valley Road, Payson.