Blain Alan Stapley

April 17th, 2019

4/4/1978 ~ 4/17/2019

StapleyBlainCropBlain Alan Stapley 41 of Chester, UT passed away April 17, 2019 in Ephraim, UT. He was born in Mount Pleasant, UT on April 4, 1978 to Alan P and Sally Ann Daniels Stapley. He attended school in Moroni and Mount Pleasant. He married Kimberly Harris in August of 2001 later divorced. They had one child, Cassie Lee Stapley whom he adored and loved working with. Blain loved the mountains, camping, hunting, fishing, cutting cedar posts and firewood, mudding and spending time with his friends, family and dog. His family will forever miss his dutch oven cooking. He was a hard worker and would do anything to help anyone and loved helping his dad and grandpa on the farm. Read the rest of this entry »

Sandra Kae Nielson Johnson

April 17th, 2019

6/5/1937 ~ 4/17/2019

JohnsonSandraSandra Kae Nielson Johnson, age 81, passed away April 17, 2019 at the Sanpete Valley Hospital, surrounded by loving family after suffering from congestive heart failure. She was born June 5, 1937 in Salt Lake City to William and Sena Nielson and was raised in Ephraim. She attended Snow High in Ephraim. She met her sweetheart, Evan Philip Johnson, on a blind date. They were married on August 11, 1955, and were later sealed in the Manti Temple on April 16, 1966.
While raising her children, she attended and graduated from Mary’s College of Beauty in Provo, Utah. She owned and operated Sandra’s Country Curl in Ephraim. Art class in high school was her love and passion. Read the rest of this entry »

Virginia Jean Blackham Blad

April 15th, 2019

09/10/1944 – 04/15/2019

BladVirginiaCropVirginia Jean Blackham Blad, 74, of Kanosh, UT passed away April 15, 2019 in Fillmore, UT. She was born September 10, 1944 in Moroni, UT to John Howard and Bertha Jensen Blackham. She married Blaine L Blad in the Manti LDS Temple on February 14, 1964 and lived a full and abundant life in Utah, Minnesota and Nebraska. In September 2018, Virginia was diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) which ultimately robbed her of her muscular mobility but her noble spirit remained strong. To that end, she was instrumental in helping people become closer to Christ amidst her suffering. Read the rest of this entry »

Earl Reese Hodson

April 13th, 2019

6-22-1943 ~ 4-13-2019

HodsonEarlCropEarl Reese Hodson, 75 of Ephraim, passed away April 13, 2019. Returning home into the loving arms of his beloved wife Kathleen Irving Hodson. Earl was born June 22, 1943 to the parents of LeRoy A. Hodson and Iva Phillips of Springville, Utah. He married the love of his life Kathleen Irving July 7th 1962 in the Chester LDS ward chapel. Later sealed in the Manti LDS Temple. They made their home in Ephraim where they had three beautiful children.
Earl worked as an auto body mechanic, inspiring the younger generation with his skills and wisdom. After his early retirement, he found his new hobby which he will forever be known, his wood work. He made the most precious pieces that if you have any, you will cherish forever. Read the rest of this entry »

Allen John Roberts

April 9th, 2019

6/13/1939 ~ 4/2/2019

RobertsAllenRobertsAllenCamelOn the morning of Tuesday, April 2nd, Allen John Roberts passed away in his home in Las Vegas, NV, attended to by family.
Allen was born on June 13th, 1939 in Cedar City, Utah to Morris C. and Vee )Aydelotte( Roberts. He graduated from Cedar CIty High School in 1957 and earned both a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a MBA from the University of Utah.
While attending the University of Utah, Allen instrumented rockets for the U.S. Air Force Cambridge Research Center to study upper-atmosphere effects of solar flares and the Aurora Borealis. Read the rest of this entry »

Armand Jay Allred

March 31st, 2019

8/2/1981 ~ 3/31/2019

AllredJayObitCropArmand Jay Allred 37 of Mount Pleasant, UT passed away Sunday March 31, 2019 doing what he loved; riding his motorcycle. The accident occurred in Salt Creek Canyon, Juab County. beloved son of Merle Harvey and Diana Faye Bullard Allred born August 2, 1981. Jay loved being outdoors whether it be fishing, golfing, camping, riding his motorcycle, playing with his dog or just being with his family. Jay was loved by his family and was always interacting with them on their level, be it a nerf gun fight, food fight, rough housing or playing outdoors. Jay was not only loved by his family, but by many that called him friend. Read the rest of this entry »

Robert Forbes Clyde

March 28th, 2019

10/13/1929 ~ 3/28/2019

ClydeRobertRobert Forbes Clyde was born on October 13, 1929 in Heber City, UT to Don Clyde and Kathryn Forbes Clyde. He passed away peacefully on March 28, 2019 in Mt. Pleasant, UT.
Between these two dates, 90 years apart, Bob Clyde lived a remarkable and productive life, full of dedicated service to his family, his community, his profession and his God.
Bob graduated from Wasatch High School in 1947. After serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, he studied at Brigham Young University.
While studying at BYU, he met Lynette Madsen, daughter of Jay and Elmina Madsen of Springville, UT. They were married in the Salt Lake Temple in 1953. They had seven children and one Navajo foster son. Read the rest of this entry »

Dorothy Ann Barkdull Williams

March 26th, 2019

8/26/1934 ~ 3/26/2019

WilliamsDorothyWilliamsDorothyYoungDorothy Ann Barkdull Williams passed away peacefully on March 26, 2019 at her son Steve’s home in Tooele, Utah. Dorothy was born August 26, 1934 in Meadow, Utah to Ursal K. and Leoma Holbrook Barkdull. She married Grant E. Williams November 22, 1951 in Delta, Utah. Dorothy and Grant lived in Garrison, Ut, San Bernardino, Cal, Salt Lake City and Fillmore, Ut, Salmon, Gibbonsville and St. Anthony, Id. She worked for many years at the Orange Mart in St. Anthony, Id. and retired from Porter’s Printing in Rexburg, Id after 12 years. Dorothy moved to Tooele, Utah to be close to her family in 2007. Read the rest of this entry »

Grant Scott Haslam

March 25th, 2019

9/19/1933 ~ 3/25/2019

G Scott HaslamCropGrant Scott Haslam passed away peacefully on March 25, 2019 of natural causes at the age of 85. Born September 19, 1933 in Magna Utah to Grant and Alice Haslam. In 1951 he graduated from Cyprus High.
He married his sweetheart Joy Adamson on June 15, 1951 in the Salt Lake LDS temple. He was a strong Union leader for 30 years negotiating contracts and representing members of Teamsters Local 222. He loved riding his horse and taking care of his animals.
He is survived by his wife, Joy; three children Michael, Cory, and Karen (Rawlings), 8 Grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren. Read the rest of this entry »

Connie Louise Mower

March 20th, 2019

2/15/1954 ~ 3/20/2019

MowerConnieCropIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Connie L. Mower on March 20, 2019, after a courageous battle with many health issues. Connie leaves behind her parents, Dr. Roland D. and Nona IvaLee Mower; sisters: Carol Clawson, South Jordan, UT and Christi Edwards (Brad), Chino Valley, AZ; brothers: Roland Mower (Charlotte Yochem), Medina, TX and Richard Mower (Tina), Bismarck, ND. She also leaves behind 70 nieces and nephews living in UT, AZ, TX, ND, and VA as well as many loved relatives and friends throughout the world. Read the rest of this entry »