Dawn Stephenson

4/29/1944 ~ 11/20/1017

Dawn StephensonCropDawn Stephenson of Holden, Utah passed away on November 20, 2017 in the Millard Care Center in Delta, Utah where she received excellent and loving care.
Dawn was born on April 29, 1944 in Fillmore, Utah to James William and Stella Hunter Stephenson. She graduated from Millard High School and four years of LDS Seminary. Dawn attended BYU, Ricks College and Snow College.
Dawn was very talented with cross-stitch embroidery and other crafts. Her favorite activity was reading and she read history, geography and fiction and was so grateful for the Millard County Bookmobile. She read the scriptures many times, the Ensign, Church News and many other books about the gospel. She could recall and share her stories from her reading. Dawn spent many happy hours reading to children in the family and other children she tended.
She loved nature and loved to walk. She had a large collection of rocks, including arrowheads and was always looking for that perfect rock. Dawn also loved horses, they had a special place in her life.
Dawn is survived by sisters Merene (Lyle) Owen, North Salt Lake; Susan S. Duncan, Holden; and brother Mark (LaRee) Stephenson, Holden; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Friday, November 24 at 11 a.m. in the Holden LDS Chapel. Interment in the Holden Town Cemetery. Online condolence rasmussenmortuary.com

2 Responses to “Dawn Stephenson”

  1. Rich and Janet Robins says:

    Dear Mark, Susan, Meren and families, our sincere sympathy on the passing of sweet sister. May
    Your memories and the lord be of comfort you you. Growing up in Holden seeing Dawn walking the streets looking for rocks. She was a wonderful person. With Love Janet and Rich Robins

  2. Mary Berg says:

    To the family of Dawn, my sincere condolences for the loss of your loved one. As you cope with your loss, may you find comfort in knowing that God promises to put an end to all the things that have plagued mankind for centuries including death (Revelation 21:3,4). May you find peace in knowing that your dear one is safe in the memory of God, who will remember every detail about them and bring them back again (Job 14:13,15). May these words from God’s word, the Bible give you comfort now and strong hope for the future. My deepest sympathy.