DeLyle Beckstrand

May 20th, 2016

09/18/1928 ~ 05/19/2016

BeckstrandDeLyleCoupleCropDad Sep2014DeLyle Beckstrand, our wonderful father, grandfather, and great grandfather, completed his mortal mission and returned to his Heavenly Father on May 19, 2016 after a long and courageous life of 87 years.

DeLyle was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on September 18, 1928 to Orvil Edwin and Grace Stewart Beckstrand. He married his eternal sweetheart Joyce Slack on December 4, 1951 in the Saint George Utah Temple and is the father of a daughter Cynthia Joyce (Steve) Iverson, and four sons, Michael D (Jenneice) Beckstrand, James Earl (Tammy) Beckstrand, John Eric (Michelle) Beckstrand, and David Harold (Juliette) Beckstrand. Read the rest of this entry »

Sandra Hammond

May 18th, 2016

6/19/1947 ~ 5/17/2016

HammondSandra1Sandra Hammond, 68 of Spring City, Utah, passed away May 17, 2016 due to complications from surgery. She was born June 19, 1947 to Clyde & Ione Elaine Ostler Braithwaite in Provo, UT.
Sandra married Donald Wayne Hammond July 11, 1969 in Mt. Pleasant, UT where they raised their children. They later moved to Spring City, UT. She love the outdoors and spending time family especially her grandchildren and was a very good listener. Read the rest of this entry »

Sandra Joan Taylor

May 17th, 2016

10/28/1943 ~ 5/16/2016

SANYO DIGITAL CAMERASandra Joan Harris Taylor, born October 28, 1943, passed from this earthly life on May 16th, 2016. She was loved and supported by her eternal companion, Elmo Dan Taylor, through 50 wonderful years of marriage. She will be reunited with her parents Samuel and Portia Harris, as well as siblings Vaughn and Sheila Harris. Her spirit is carried on here by her husband; children: Portia (Sione) Mila, Laura (Matt) Ethington and Samuel (Katie) Taylor; grandchildren:Tasia Tafua, Akesa Mila, William, Alexander and Katherine Ethington, and Jackson and Weston Taylor; and siblings: Ora (Scot) Bridges, Lana (Ray) Christiansen and Gene (MarTina) Harris.
Sandra will always be remembered for her generosity and unconditional kindness to everyone she encountered. Her faith in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints helped sculpt her beautiful testimony, which she lived by so strongly every day of her life. Her admirable influence will live on with everyone who was blessed with knowing her. A mother to all, she will be greatly missed.
Funeral service will be held Monday May 23, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Moroni LDS Stake Center (82 N Center St). Viewings will be held Sunday May 22, 2016 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. and Monday from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. prior to services both at the church. Interment in the Moroni City Cemetery under the care of Rasmussen Mortuary.

Ray Arley Jensen

May 16th, 2016

1/14/1929 ~ 5/15/2016

JensenRayMilitaryCropRay Arley Jensen passed away surrounded by his family on May 15, 2016 from pneumonia. He was born in Flowell, Utah on January 14, 1929 to Arley Peter and June Ladora Robison Jensen. He was raised east of Mt. Pleasant, Utah on a large ranch up Cedar Creek.
Ray graduated from North Sanpete High School class of 1947. After working for one year at Deseret Chemical Depot he joined the U.S. Airforce as an airman and was trained as a mechanic on B29, B36, and B52 engines. Ray served military assignments in Korea, Vietnam, Japan, Guam, Okinawa, and Thailand and flew mission over North Vietnam. Read the rest of this entry »

Willian John Unopulos

May 15th, 2016

1/4/1944 ~ 4/18/2016

UnopulosWilliamJohnCropWillian John Unopulos, 72 of Mt. Pleasant, UT, passed away April 18, 2016 in Nephi, UT after a long battle with many health problems. John was born January 4, 1944 to William J & Dorothy June Monson Unopulos in Mt. Pleasant, UT. Married Pamla Priscilla Bowles April 1, 1963 and had two children John Leo and Marjorie June, later divorced. Married Doris Jean Dalton on August 3, 1990, later divorced.
John served in the US Air Force for four years. Two years in Roswell, NM and two years in England. Read the rest of this entry »

Lewis F Monsen

May 10th, 2016

8/7/1933 ~ 5/10/2016

MonsenLewisCropLewis F. Monsen passed away peacefully at his home in Holden, UT on May 10, 2016 at the age of 82. He was our beloved Husband, Father, Brother, Grandpa, Coach and President. Lewis was born August 7, 1933 to Farrell and Utahna Bird Monsen in Salmon, ID. He graduated from Millard High School in Fillmore, UT and went on to marry his high school sweetheart, Janet Johnson on October 5, 1951. He continued his education at Snow College and graduated from Brigham Young University in 1956 with a degree in Secondary Education and Administration. Lewis immediately began shaping the lives of youth through his talent for teaching and love of coaching. Coach Monsen is fondly remembered by thousands of youth that he coached throughout Wyoming and Utah. Read the rest of this entry »

John Randy Lee

May 10th, 2016

12/31/1952 ~ 5/10/2016

LeeJohnCropEnd of Watch: John Randy Lee passed away on May 10, 2016 after a 16 month battle with cancer. Born December 31, 1952 to Ned John Lee and Doris Faye Campbell in Provo, Utah. Went to Orem High School, and participated in high school rodeo. Served an honorable mission in the Forks, Idaho/Bellingham, Washington Mission. Joined the Army after his mission. He served 3 years active duty as an MP at Ft. Belvoir, Virginia and Ft. Lewis, Washington. He served the next 17 years with 1457th Combat Engineers National Guard Unit in Mt. Pleasant, Utah. Was on the Pistol and Rifle team while with the National Guard, where he received many awards. Activated once while with the National Guard to serve during Desert Storm. Read the rest of this entry »

June Moss Powell

May 9th, 2016

8/19/1941 ~ 5/6/2016

PowellVeronaJuneCropJune Moss Powell of Mt. Pleasant was born in San Francisco, California on August 13, 1941 to Veron Edward and Mina Moss. She spent her early years in Clearfield, Utah.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in education and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. She was an elementary school teacher and psychiatric nurse. As a gifted teacher she dedicated herself to children who had reading difficulties and helped many troubled children to express themselves through art. As a nurse she reached out to the mentally ill and could always find something positive to say to even the most troubled souls. Read the rest of this entry »

Bernita Madsen Mortensen

May 6th, 2016

2/27/1910 ~ 10/16/2015

red-roseBernita Madsen Mortensen 105, of Price, UT passed away October 16, 2015. She was born on February 27, 1910 to George Jediah and Alice Adelaide Tebbs Madsen of Mt. Pleasant, UT. She had a Master’s Degree and taught school in the Ventura County School District. Bernita married David Frank Wissman II and was later divorced. She married Atha Mortensen around January 1957 in Ventura, CA. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Atha; son David Frank Wissmar III; sisters Nell Madsen, Lena Madsen; brothers George Madsen, Daniel Madsen, and Bert Madsen. Bernita is survived by her sons George Daniel Wissmar (Laura) of Helper, UT; and Joel Cowan Wissmar (Jan) of Orianda, CA. A graveside service will be held May 27, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in the Mt. Pleasant City Cemetery. Online condolence rasmussenmortuary.com

Myrna Lee Oldroyd Nunley

May 6th, 2016

9/9/1936 ~ 5/6/2016

NunleyMyrnaHSNunleyMyrnaMyrna Lee Oldroyd Nunley, 79 of Moroni, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her loving family May 6, 2016. Myrna was born September 9, 1936 to Lowell C and Myrth Kendall Oldroyd in Fountain Green, UT. She married her sweetheart Jack Leon Nunley on February 18, 1954 in Fountain Green, UT. Later solemnized in the Manti Temple February 8, 1964.
Myrna and Jack lived and enjoyed raising their five daughters in Moroni. Read the rest of this entry »