Kevin Lee Stevens

April 29th, 2016

5/29/1978 ~ 4/29/2016

StevensKevinCropKevin Lee Stevens, 37, passed away April 29, 2016 in Holden, UT after a six-year battle with a brain tumor. Throughout this challenge, Kevin was always positive and never complained, and it was his strength that kept his family strong.
Kevin was born May 29, 1978 in Cedar City, UT, the fifth of Boyd and Anna Rae Stevens’s six children. He was a 1996 Millard High school graduate and later attended Southern Utah University where he earned a Business Management Degree with an emphasis in Human Resources. He worked as a salesman at Stock Building Supply in Cedar City. Read the rest of this entry »

Judy Kay Nielson

April 25th, 2016

1/26/1946 ~ 4/21/2016

NielsonJudyCropJudy Kay Nielson returned home to her Heavenly Father April 21, 2016 at her home in West Valley City from natural causes. She was born in Boise, Idaho on January 26, 1946 the third of five children to Gerald L and Irene Sanderson Nielson. She attended schools in Price, Fairview, and Moroni. She graduated from North Sanpete High School in 1964. When her youngest child started school, she started college. Judy graduated from the University of Utah in 1993 with a degree in social work. She went on to work for the state of Utah in Panguitch and Castle Dale.
Judy was an accomplished seamstress. There was no project too large or small she could not tackle. Read the rest of this entry »

Melba Sue Strate Vokosky

April 24th, 2016

1/2/1942 ~ 4/24/2016

red-roseMelba Sue Strate Vokosky, 74 of Payson, AZ & Green River, UT; passed away April 24, 2016. Wife of Francis Vokosky. Graveside service will be held Thursday April 28, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Spring City Cemetery under the care of Rasmussen Mortuary.

Gregory Douglas Roberts

April 22nd, 2016

3/15/1962 ~ 4/21/2016

RobertsGregoryGregory Douglas Roberts; On April 21, 2016, a beautiful spring day, Gregory Douglas Roberts took his last earthly breath at home with his wife Cindy by his side. He was born March 15, 1962 in Salt Lake City, Utah to J Douglas and Rebecca Dawn Roberts, their oldest child and only son. At the age of 14, Greg proudly earned his Eagle Scout Award. He worked in construction after graduating from high school, then at age 21 he became a long haul truck driver, traveling across the United States for 9 years. For the next 24 years he enjoyed a career in the HVAC field becoming a Certified Air Balancing Technician.

He married Linda in 1985 and after they divorced Greg raised their son Tyler with loving help from his family. Read the rest of this entry »

Logan Grant Bishop

April 21st, 2016

1/26/2002 ~ 4/21/2016

LoganBishop2CropLogan Grant Bishop, born on his Grandpa Larson’s birthday, January 26, 2002, passed away April 21, 2016. Logan was born in Ogden, UT and immediately moved to Chubbuck, ID for the first seven years of his life. Logan and his family later moved to Tusayan, AZ for two years where Logan grew to love the outdoors. He hiked the Grand Canyon and explored the area around the South Rim. Five years ago, they moved to Meadow, UT and instantly felt at home.
Logan will be remembered as a kind, smart, talented teenager who had a fun-loving, spunky personality. He was extremely well-rounded and excelled in school, music, and soccer. Read the rest of this entry »

Floyd “Junior” Gardner

April 21st, 2016

02/13/1932 – 04/21/2016

GardnerFloydJuniorAfter enduring many health trials in his final years, Floyd Jr. Gardner, better known to those who knew him as Junior, passed away at home April 21, 2016.
Born Feb. 13, 1932 to Floyd Lee Gardner and Mamie Henline Gardner, Junior spent his youth on the family farm in Birdseye. He attended school at the Thurber School in Spanish Fork and later attended Spanish Fork High School.
His days in Birdseye were ones he recalled often, especially the time he spent with his dad and younger brother Fred.
Junior met his life-long companion, LaVern Brothersen, at a community dance in Mt. Pleasant. Read the rest of this entry »

Denny Brunson

April 16th, 2016

2/19/1944 ~ 4/16/2016

BrunsonDenny3Dennis “Denny” Scott Brunson, 72, passed away peacefully at home in Fillmore, Utah on the morning of April 16, 2016 from complications of chronic health conditions. He was born February 19, 1944 in Fillmore, Utah to Elbert LaMar Brunson and Fern Snyder Brunson. He was a graduate of Millard High School and married his high school sweetheart Norma Bennett on March 28, 1964 in Meadow, Utah. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple December 11, 1965. They were the proud parents of four children.
Our dad’s dedication and love for the Fire Department began in his early twenties when he became a volunteer firefighter and worked side by side with his dad. Read the rest of this entry »

John David “Dave” Bratton

April 13th, 2016

8/7/1957 ~ 4/13/2016

BrattonJohnDavidCropJohn David “Dave” Bratton passed away on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at his home in Ephraim Utah. Dave was born August 7th 1957 to Marion and Wilma Bratton in Cedar City Utah. Dave was a long time resident of Cedar City before moving his family to the small rural community of Alamo, Nevada. Dave was an avid fisherman, enjoyed spending his time on the lake and in the mountains with family and friends. Dave has three siblings Alan, Richard (Gloria) and Diane Bratton and is survived by his mother Wilma; his three siblings; children Jesse (Sheila) Bratton, Aubrey (Chris) Terrill, and Lisa Bratton and five grandchildren. Dave was preceded in death by his father Marion. Read the rest of this entry »

Mina Velores Peterson Seely

April 9th, 2016

8/26/1923 ~ 4/9/2016

SeelyVeloresCropVelores Seely was born on August 26th, 1923 and passed away peacefully on April 9th, 2016. Velores was born in Mount Pleasant as the youngest of four children to Wilford (Bill) K and Mina Syndergaard Peterson. She attended and graduated from North Sanpete High and Snow College. On April 21st, 1944 she married Cherron Ray Seely and together they had four boys: Edward Kay, Scott Lee, Stanton Cherron, and Tom Ray. She worked for Safeways and Ship Service in San Diego during World War II while Cherron was in the Navy. She later returned to Mount Pleasant to start a family and where she and Cherron had a successful turkey farm. Read the rest of this entry »

Robert Earl Ivory

April 7th, 2016

7/1/1938 ~ 4/7/2016

Robert Earl Ivory, 77 of Fountain Green, UT, passed away April 7, 2016. Father of Teresa Briggs, Ken Ivory, Roxanne Ivory. Graveside service will be held Saturday April 23, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. in the Fountain Green Cemetery under the care of Rasmussen Mortuary.