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Roy Dechant

Roy Victor Dechant

Roy Dechant departed May 20, 2011.
He married Sandi Dunny Dechant in December 2000. He retired in 1994 from Salt River Project of Phoenix. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
Mr. Dechant is survived by wife, Sandi; son, Michael; daughter, Christa, and her husband, Rob, and their daughters, Becca and Catie; stepdaughter, Christie Dunny James, and her husband, Jarid, and their children, Jacob, Jayden and Chy; stepdaughter, Cyndi, and her husband, Phil, and their children, Ryan and Megan. He is also survived by his brother, Gene Dechant; sisters, Nancy Martin and Diana Dechant; and his ex-wife, JoAnn Dechant.
His brother, Ronnie Dechant, preceded him in death.
A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, June 25 at Messinger Payson Funeral Home.
His passion for life was being part of The Rim Country 4-Wheelers Club. “Rock on Roy B Con”