Evan Peterson

October 24th, 2020

3/7/1930 ~ 10/22/2020

Our cherished father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle and friend, Evan Peterson of Mayfield, Utah passed peacefully to be with his wife Grace of 69 years, his infant son and other family members who have passed before him. He died the morning of Thursday October 22, 2020 at 7:22 a.m., after spending 2 months at the Mission Community Care Center in declining health. While there, he made many friends who loved serving him and he loved to entertain them by telling stories of his life and playing his harmonica for them. Evan was a kind and gentle man who had a constant temperament.
Evan was born in Lyman, Wayne Co. Utah on March 7, 1930 to Hattie Cleo Jackson and Laurence Thorvald Peterson. When Evan was 7 years old, the family left Wayne County and moved to Mayfield where they had bought a small farm. They built a dairy barn and milked cows for many years. He attended schools in Mayfield and also Manti. Read the rest of this entry »

Gayle Lynne Seely

October 18th, 2020

6/13/1956 ~ 10/18/2020

Gayle Lynne Seely of Mt. Pleasant Utah returned to her Heavenly Father on October 18, 2020. She was born June 13, 1956 to Arnold Van Terry and Edith Kaye LeDuc in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was married for time and all eternity to Steven Burt Seely August 3, 1974 in the Provo, Utah Temple.

Gayle and Steven settled in Mt. Pleasant Utah where they raised four sons, Steve, Brian, Jeffrey, and Kevin.
Gayle was a devoted, loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a confidante. She was always there for her sons and family, no matter what was going on, whether it be lending a helping hand, babysitting, or just being there to talk. Her life was her family. She loved her family with a passion that was immeasurable. Read the rest of this entry »

Erwin Jay Smith

October 18th, 2020

12/7/1948 ~ 10/18/2020

Erwin Jay Smith passed away on the 18th of October 2020 at home due to complications from cancer. Erwin was born on December 7th, 1948 to Mahlon and Annie Mae (Gardiner) Smith, the second of seven children. He attended school in Lindon and Pleasant Grove graduating in 1967. He served in the Alaska/British Columbia LDS mission. He continued to serve the LDS church during his life in many capacities throughout the years to include: Bishopric, Sunday School Teacher, Young Men’s, and as a Temple Worker which he truly enjoyed. He married Deon Beveridge for time and all eternity on March 4, 1971 in the Salt Lake Temple. They were blessed/cursed (depending on one’s point of view) with three sons; Brett, Kayle and Justin. Read the rest of this entry »

DeeAnn Peterson Lubbers

October 17th, 2020

10/28/1939 ~ 10/17/2020

DeeAnn was born in Salt Lake City and raised in Mt. Pleasant, Utah by her parents Josephine Pagano Peterson and Bert Edwin Peterson. She followed her mother’s profession as an educator, teaching elementary students for 30+ years with a special emphasis on reading. Like her father, she loved the country life and maintained her childhood home, returning often.

DeeAnn graduated from North Sanpete High School, Class of 1957, and valued lifelong friendships with her classmates. Following high school and through her college years she worked summers at Zion National Park, a sanctuary she loved throughout her life. She graduated from the University of Utah in 1961 and began her dreams to travel the world. In the summer of 1962, some 17 short years from the end of WWII, she set sail, traveling alone, from Los Angeles to Japan where she lived as an exchange student with a family in Nagano, creating a lifelong bond. Read the rest of this entry »

Evelyn Lorraine Rawlings

October 11th, 2020

6/26/1920 – 10/11/2020

In Loving Memory
Evelyn Lorraine Rawlings
Moroni, UT, Evelyn L. Rawlings, 100, mother of six, who lived to see her family through five generations, passed away peacefully on Sunday night, October 11, at her home in Moroni, UT.
An active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Evie was dedicated to a life of service. She loved all people which was demonstrated by how many peoples’ lives she touched in the course of her active life. Evie is survived by her younger brother, Ross Eads, and five of her six children, J.B. Rawlings, WA, Chip Rawlings, CA, Kay Giblette, UT, Craig Rawlings, CA, and Scott Rawlings, CO. She was preceded in death by her third eldest, Steve Rawlings, and her husband, John (Doc) Rawlings. Read the rest of this entry »

Bert Marlin Porter

October 11th, 2020

5/21/1940 ~ 10/11/2020

Bert Marlin Porter 80, returned to his loving Heavenly Father October 11, 2020. Bert was born on May 21, 1940 to Norma Porter Jansson. He married the love of his life, Elva Zufelt Porter on June 8, 1963 and built their home to raise their family. Together they lived their lives in Mt. Pleasant, UT where they raised their two beautiful daughters , Tracy (Porter) Larsen and Kim (Porter) Sanderson.

Bert graduated from North Sanpete High School where he excelled in track, football and basketball. Upon graduating, he joined the Utah National Guard.

Bert spent most of his life working at the Moroni Processing Plant doing odd jobs until he found his passion as a mechanic. Bert worked alongside some of his lifelong best friends. He was a very hard worker but knew how to crack jokes to get the guys to laugh. Read the rest of this entry »

Kaden Scott Collard

October 10th, 2020

5/1/1992 ~ 10/10/2020

Kaden Scott Collard 28, returned to his Heavenly Father October 10, 2020. He was born on May 1, 1992 to Scott and Lisa Collard. He married the love of his life, Taryn Prows on March 17, 2012. He loved his family with all his
heart, he loved his kids more than anything in the world, they were the light of his life. He was a great husband, father, son and brother. Kaden loved his nieces and nephews, and they him. Kaden was given the nickname Cheeto at work and soon his nieces and nephews were calling him “Uncle Cheeto”. He loved doing things with his family, especially playing softball, going camping, rides in the side by side. He was an expert on the balance board that he made and often helped us all try to learn. Read the rest of this entry »

Darlene Stott Mundy

October 3rd, 2020

12/20/1928 ~ 10/3/2020

Darlene Stott Mundy, age 91 of Fillmore, passed away peacefully surrounded by a loving family, at her daughter’s home in Park City on October 3, 2020.

Darlene was born in Meadow, Utah to Cleon Bennett Stott and Zina Stewart Stott on December 20, 1928. She loved growing up on a farm and helping to run the family store. She was a wonderful mother and wife. She doted on her family and was the happiest when they were surrounding her. Darlene married William Albert Mundy Jr. (Bill) on Oct. 25, 1947, which was later solemnized in the Manti Temple. Her loved ones delight in the knowledge that she is once again able to dance with her husband. Read the rest of this entry »

David Merlin Christensen

October 3rd, 2020

3/30/1950 ~ 10/3/2020

David Merlin Christensen, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend returned to his Father in Heaven Saturday, October 3rd, 2020 doing one of the things he loved most, hunting in the hills.

David was born March 30,1950 to Merlin and Doris Christensen. He grew up living in Fountain Green, Kearns and Moroni. He married the love of his life, Linda Wilson on February 6,1970 and they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary earlier this year. David and Linda were later sealed in the Provo temple on March 20,1984. Read the rest of this entry »

Linda Mae Schriner

October 1st, 2020

2/26/1946 ~ 10/1/2020

Led by all.

Linda Mae Gerrard Schriner, 74 of Fillmore, UT passed away October 1, 2020 in Provo, UT. Linda was born February 26, 1946 in Salt Lake City, UT to Leo Stevens and Lillian Geraldine Self Gerrard. She is survived by her husband Ricky Gene Schriner whom she married on March 18, 2004 in Salt Lake City, UT. Linda and Rick were later sealed in the St. George, UT temple. Linda is also survived by her four children, David Allen Bayles of Pittsburg, PA, Lisa Marie Bayles of St. George, UT, Cassandra Bayles of Salt Lake City, UT and Lonnie Lynn Bayles also of Salt Lake City, UT; her brother, David Self Gerrard of Clearfield, UT; and 6 grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Julie Urie, Lynn and Joan Gerrard. She was a loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother and friend and will be missed by all. Read the rest of this entry »