• Lois Dean Julius

    Lois Dean Julius, 87, of Payson, Ariz., died in Payson on April 14 from complications of a stroke. She had lived in Payson for the last 10 years and in Roosevelt, Ariz., since 1970. She was born in Granite City, Ill., on May 26, 1920, to Marion Jasper Burnett and Maude Jane Abbett Burnett. She grew up in Denver and graduated from Manual High School.

    She was married in 1941 to Paul John Leonard of New Mexico, who was a member of the Doolittle Raid in 1942. They had a boy, James Paul Leonard, in 1942. Paul Leonard died in Algeria in 1943 after the raid and never saw his son.

  • Maryanna Meyer Ware

    Maryanna Meyer Ware, known to her friends and family as “Monk,” was a resident of Evergreen since 1961. She and her husband, Tom, lived on Evergreen Lake, raised their daughters Catey and Laura here, and have been vital contributors to the community over the past 47 years.

    Maryanna passed away on Thursday, April 3, after an amazing life. Her family and friends have been an integral, significant part of her life.