Orville Wayne McMillen, 58 of Payson and Tonto Basin, passed away on March 18, 2018 at Banner Desert Hospital in Mesa, AZ, due to complications of long term asthma and C.O.P.D.
Wayne was born November 29, 1959 to Orville and Phyllis McMillen (Johnshrud) in Payson. Wayne was a very talented Journeyman Carpenter most of his life. He was a longtime residence of Payson. He is survived by his loving wife Roxane, his sons Orville Roy McMillen, Justin Ty Hulbert; daughters Christina Taylor and Amber Tsosie; stepfather Charles Horner; his siblings Harold McMillen, Anita Hall and Carla McMillen; his grandchildren Dominic Gabrial, Nathan Tsosie and Mason Tsosie, Kaylynn Tsosie, and Savanna Hulbert; Nieces and Nephew Roy McMillen, Jessica Hall and Kendra Hall, Christopher McMillen and Dlorah Sutfin, Mother-in-law Marilyn Hulbert; sister-in-law Debbie McMillen and brother-in-law Lane Hulbert and his furry friends Boomer and Bailey and many friends.
Wayne was preceded in death by his parents Orville McMillen and Phyllis McMillen (Horner).
There will be a celebration of life May 12, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the Vineyard Canyon Picnic Site at Roosevelt Lake, mile-post 246 ½ before the blue bridge.
In lieu of flowers; donations can be made to Roxane McMillen for help with Wayne’s med-ical bills and memorial: 602 N. Bobby Jones Dr., Payson, AZ 85541 phone no. 928-970-1648.