Sara “Sally” Quist was born in Connecticut and lived most of her life in Roxbury, Conn., moving to Arizona in 1995. She was married to Eric for almost 59 years.
Mrs. Quist loved cooking, entertaining and gardening. She was an artist in oils and watercolors and also enjoyed woodcarving.
She is survived by her loving family, husband, Eric of Pine; daughters, Leslie Fox of Evergreen, Colo. and Amy Morway of La Costa, Calif.; brother, Charles of Roxbury; and several nephews and nieces.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 16 at Messinger Payson Funeral Home, with Pastor John Lake officiating.
Donations in Mrs. Quist’s name may be made to the Pine/Strawberry Fire Department, 6198 W. Hardscrabble Rd., Pine, AZ 85544.