Kenneth Lawton, 77, of Payson, passed away on March 7, 2011.
Mr. Lawton was a member of the Masonic Lodge #70, the Zane Grey Shrine Club, Order of the Eastern Star, Elks Lodge BPOE #2154 and the American Legion Tonto Rim Post #69.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Glen and Mabel Lawton.
Survivors include his wife, Lou Marilyn Lawton; daughters, Elizabeth Brandt of Payson and Victoria Gates of Everett, Wash.; son, Kenneth Allen Lawton Jr. of Marysville, Wash.; and eight grandchildren.
The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Masonic Lodge #70, 200 E. Rancho Rd., Payson, AZ 85541.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m., Friday, March 11 at Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church, 507 W. Wade Lane, Payson.