Obituaries for October 2012

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Margaret A. Bethards

Margaret A. Bethards, born June 29, 1926 in Mammoth, Ill. passed away Sept. 26, 2012 at her home in Payson where she had lived for 24 years. She was preceded in death by her husband, two sons, one grandson and ...

Barbara Single

Barbara Single went to be with the Lord, Sept. 21, 2012. She was born Nov. 28, 1952 in Philadelphia, Penn. She was the first of the four children of Thomas and Delores Preaux. She is survived by a son, Michael ...

Wayne D. Severson

Wayne D. Severson was born Aug. 11, 1924 in Valley City, N.D. to Amanda (Pederson) and I. V. Severson, he passed away on Sept. 24, 2012 in Mesa, Ariz. at the age of 88. Mr. Severson was a World War ...

Eleanor Jane Inscho

There will be an interment service to lay to rest the ashes of Ele Inscho in the Payson Pioneer Cemetery at 2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 12. “This will be a peaceful time of reflection and sharing,” writes her family. Mrs. ...

Valeta Carol Anglemire

Valeta Carol Anglemire, at the age of 66, went to be with the Lord, with her family by her side on Oct. 4, 2012. She was born to Bill and Hazel Barton on Aug. 25, 1946 in Phoenix, Ariz. They ...

Richard S. Kutz

Richard S. Kutz, born Aug. 26, 1954, passed peacefully in his sleep Oct. 8, 2012 after a long illness. He is survived by his parents, Cal and Nita Brown of Oklahoma; daughter, Kristin Rene Kutz; son, Eric Kutz; and another ...

William Allen Harding

William (Bill) Allen Harding, the oldest son of William H D and Edna P. Lisle Harding, born Feb. 1, 1945 in Worth County, Mo., went to his heavenly home Sept. 29, 2012 in Phoenix. He was married to Terry Norton ...

Jill Vactor Gunzel

Jill Vactor Gunzel of Sierra Vista for 13 years, moved from Payson the year of 1999. She was born April 7, 1951 in Cleveland, Ohio; went to college at Northwestern University her freshman year and then attended the University of ...

Vivi-Lou June Batton

Vivi-Lou June Batton, born June 7, 1929 in Ottawa, Kan., went to her heavenly home Oct. 11, 2012. She is survived by her brothers, Les and Lester; her sisters, Linda and Leane; her children, Emmett Charles, Ada-Nell June and Opal ...

Dar Kometh

Dear friends and neighbors of Lamplighter— It is with heavy hearts that we inform you of the death of our longtime neighbor and friend, Dar Kometh on Oct. 6, 2012. As many of you may know, Dar suffered with a ...

Margaret Christine “Christy” Fourzan-Walton

Margaret Christine “Christy” Fourzan-Walton, at the age of 55, passed suddenly and peacefully with her family by her side on Oct. 13, 2012. She was born June 1, 1957 to Genaro and Elvira Fourzan in El Paso, Texas. She is ...

Bill Konopnicki

Bill Konopnicki was born April 7, 1945 in Detroit, Mich. He was the oldest of three children. At the tender age of 5, Bill relocated with his family to Yuma, Ariz. His family owned and operated Stan’s Grocery and Laundry ...

Albert IV W. Prince

Albert W. Prince IV, 47, of Payson, died Sept. 30, 2012 at Rim Country Health after a long illness. He was born Aug. 27, 1965 in Tucson, to Albert W. and Sandra Prince, who preceded him in death. He is ...

Ruth Case

Ruth Case went to be with the Lord and many friends and family members on Oct. 25, 2012. She was born July 3, 1920 in Watseka, Ill. She was living at Payson Care Center. Ruth had her own business in ...

Lillian Edna Matthews

Lillian Edna Matthews, age 88, died Oct. 23, 2012 in Payson. She was born May 6, 1924 in Wolcott, Conn. She was the wife of the late Albert Matthews. Mrs. Matthews is survived by sons, Al Jr. and his wife, ...

Pauline Hunt

Pauline Hunt, 90, passed away Oct. 27, 2012, surrounded by family in Weatherford. She was born May 2, 1922 in Winters, Texas, the fifth of seven to the late Abner and Mae Hyatt Lewis. Pauline loved to cook and was ...

Drai David Nichols

Drai David Nichols, a longtime Payson resident, passed away on Oct. 25, 2012 in a auto accident. He was born Feb. 21, 1978. He was a loving father, husband, son, brother, uncle and friend. He is survived by his wife, ...