November 23, 1925 - September 16, 2008
William Shively died Sept. 16, 2008. He was born Nov. 23, 1925 in Montgomery, Pa. to Ray B. and Hulda C. Shively.
Mr. Shively served in the European Theater in World War II with the U.S. Navy as a mine sweeper.
He worked as an engineer at Arizona State University for 16 years.
He is survived by four children, Ray A. (Emma) Shively, John L. (Glenda) Shively, Sandra “Sue” (Dennis) Williams and William J. Shively; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and his very close companion “Sue” Delster and many extended family members.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Esther; and three children, Sidney, David and Nancy Burke.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, Sept. 22 at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, 511 S. St. Phillips St. in Payson.