PAYSON, Ariz. - George Arthur Burton, 85, of Payson, formerly of Leetonia, died Aug. 5.
He was born Aug. 7, 1926, in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Mr. Burton served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
Survivors include his wife of 63 years, the former Faye Hilliard, whom he married June 26, 1949; a son, George Burton of Phoenix, Ariz.; two daughters, Millicent Funk and Leah Priest, both of Oregon; three granddaughters; and two sisters, Leah Pine of Martinsburg, Pa., and Carol Perkins of Columbiana.
No memorial service was held per his request.
Arrangements were handled by the Messinger Payson Funeral Home in Payson, Ariz.