Alan A. Schneider, 60, of Payson, died March 9, 2008.
Formerly of Muskego, Wis. and San Diego, Calif., Mr. Schneider was a veteran of the Vietnam War.
He was born Jan. 3, 1948 and was an artist, custom wood craftsman and designer; he was an avid bass fisherman and nature lover.
Mr. Schneider is survived by his spouse, Peggy Clouden; daughters, Alana (Greg) Gonzalez and Angela (William) Winfield; and 10 grandchildren. He is also survived by sisters Judith Schneider, Pam (Greg) Wilson and Vicky (Mark) Jozwicki; brother Russ (Lori) Schneider; as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
His parents, Norman and Linda, preceded him in death.
A memorial service was held March 12 at Messinger Mortuary in Scottsdale.