Verla Mikkelsen Marx

February 27th, 2017

10/19/1914 ~ 2/27/2017

MarxVerlaPaintingVerla Mikkelsen Marx, who turned 102 on the 19th of October, 2016, returned home to Heavenly Father early Monday, Feb. 27, 2017.
Verla was the tenth child of Mickel Anton and Mary Ann Jensen Mikkelsen of Fountain Green. She was married to Wesley Phillip Marx (deceased Aug. 17, 1970) on July 27, 1933, in Manti, Utah, and their marriage was solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple on April 14, 1964.
Verla served her Heavenly Father in many capacities in the LDS church—as a teacher and president of the Primary, Relief Society, and Young Woman’s organizations. She served a mission in Beloit, Wisconsin, in the 1970s. She was employed by the Moroni Turkey Plant for several years after the death of her husband, and a few years later worked as head cook at the Sanpete Valley Hospital in Mt. Pleasant, where her excellent meals were a treat not only to the patients, but also to the doctors.
Verla is survived by her five children, 19 grandchildren, 65 great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren. Her children are Anna La Raine (J. Whitney Redd of Monticello); Gordon Wesley Marx (Loretta Mae Smith) of Yakima, Washington; Helen Irene Sorensen of Brenda, Arizona; Farrel Eugene (Elizabeth Albarado), and Robert Andy (“Kay” Fredricksen) all of Monticello.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 11 a.m. in the Mt. Pleasant 2nd-3rd Ward Chapel. There will be a viewing on Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. and again on Saturday morning from 9-10:30 a.m. Interment will be in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery following the services. Online condolence

Darld Elmer Osborne

February 22nd, 2017

12/03/1940 – 02/22/2017

OsborneDarld001cropDarld Elmer Osborne 76 of Fountain Green, UT passed away February 22, 2017 in Nephi, UT. He was born December 3, 1940 to William Elmer & Myrtle Coleman Osborne in Teasdale, UT. He married Nita Bastian on December 29, 1961 in Neola, UT and have been happily married for 54 years. Darld had his own body shop and loved tinkering and fixing up old junk cars. He was very handy with wood working. When he was younger he worked on the Flaming Gorge Dam as a Scaler and in the Premium coal mine in Carbon County, later retired after 34 years at Mt. States Steel in Lindon, UT. Read the rest of this entry »

Gary Eugene Anderson

February 18th, 2017

09/01/1953 – 02/18/2017

2016-6 EugeneGary Eugene Anderson, age 63, returned to his Heavenly Father from his home in Fairview, Utah on February 18, 2017. Born September 1, 1953 to Gary Dean Anderson and Maxine McKean Anderson in Mt. Pleasant, Utah. He was the firstborn of nine children. Eugene learned the value of hard work by helping with the family owned sheep business and farm in Fairview, Utah.
Eugene graduated from North Sanpete High School in 1971 and from Utah Technical College in 1976. He was a lifelong member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Eugene served as a missionary in the Sacramento North Mission and held many callings such as Elders Quorum President, Scout Leader and as Ward Clerk. Read the rest of this entry »

Barbara Riddle

February 15th, 2017

8/5/1960 ~ 2/2/2017

RiddleBarbaraBarbara Riddle passed away February 2, 2017. She was born August 5, 1960 to Charles L. And Glenna Larson Riddle.
Barbara spent her life driving truck and seeing the country. She loved animals and always had a treat or food to feed them no matter where she went.
She is survived by her parents; sisters Robyn Marshall, Nicole (Steven) Cox: nephews Corbin (Rachel) Jacobson, Macoy Cox; niece Chloee Cox, and great nephew Jax Jacobson.
No services will be held at this time. A memorial will be held later this spring.

Kyle Wayne Follett

February 12th, 2017

12/25/1933 ~ 2/12/2017

FolettKyleCropKyle Wayne Follett, 83, of Fairview, Utah passed away on February 12, 2017 peacefully at his home.
Kyle was born in Boulder City, NV to Harrison & Blanche Fuller Follett on December 25, 1933.
He went to school at North Sanpete High School and continued his education at the University of Utah and more advanced diesel Mechanic training later on.
He was a Veteran of the Korean War, serving in the Marine Corps.
He served an LDS Mission in San Francisco, California. He married Reva Joan Jensen in the Manti Temple on August 1, 1958. Read the rest of this entry »

Shirlie Johansen Draper

February 10th, 2017

4/23/1920 ~ 2/10/2017

red-roseShirlie Johansen Draper passed away peacefully on February 10, 2017 in Mount Pleasant, Utah. She was the daughter of Wilford and Emma Moss Johansen. Born April 23, 1920 in Mount Pleasant, UT. Married Max R. Draper May 14, 1940, later solemnized in the Manti Temple. Max passed away April 11, 1988. They had three children, Shari Lynn, deceased (Shirl) Black, Judith Ann (Ronald) Rodriguez , Scott R (DeAnn) Draper, 29 grand and great grandchildren. Shirlie had ten brothers and sisters all deceased, except Donna McShane living in Texas.
Graveside service will be held Monday February 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the Moroni City Cemetery. Online condolence

Connie Arlene Jensen Miner

February 10th, 2017

10/31/1930 ~ 2/10/2017

MinerConnieCropConnie Arlene Jensen Miner, 86, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on February 10, 2017, in Provo, Utah.
Connie was born on October 31, 1930 in Fairview, Utah to George James Jensen and Anna Pearl Tucker. She served an LDS mission to Honolulu, Hawaii and loved the people that she met. She married Charles Parker Miner on February 24, 1961. Together they had 2 daughters, GaeLynn and Maria. They lived in Spanish Fork for many years and she worked in the school lunch program at Spanish Fork Middle School before returning back to Fairview after retirement. Charles died on May 11, 1995 and Connie remained in Fairview. She missed her many friends in Spanish Fork but loved those that she met in Fairview. Read the rest of this entry »

Karl Craig Worwood

February 9th, 2017

10/30/1960 – 02/09/2017

WorwoodKarlKarl Craig Worwood returned to heaven on February 9, 2017 after a devastating battle with cancer. He fought with everything he had, and was brave through the end of his life.

Craig was born on October 30, 1960. He was raised in Levan where he then built a life with his wife Karen. They had 3 kids together, Kellen (Ferrin), Cierra (Ty), and Karly (Miles). Craig had a fierce love for his children and was a constant support for them. Craig and Karen were blessed with 4 grandsons, and their first granddaughter is on the way in just a few months. He was a dedicated employee of Canyon Fuel Company where he had worked for over 35 years, and enjoyed time serving on the Levan Town Council. “Grandpa Big” loved the outdoors, and spending any free time he had with his “little hunting buddies,” taking them for rides on the tractor, fixing or building things out in the shop, and helping any family or friends that need it. Read the rest of this entry »

Dallen Thomas Brown

February 6th, 2017

09/24/2003 – 02/06/2017

BrownDallen095Dallen Thomas Brown, son of Michael and Amy Brown passed away February 6, 2017 peacefully in his mother’s arms at home where he wanted to be. Dallen has truly earned his wings after a long battle with Cerebral Palsy and a rare brain condition. Dallen was born on September 24, 2003 in Mount Pleasant, UT. Brother to Mackenzie (Ashli) Brown, St. George, UT; MaKayla Brown, Moroni, UT; proud uncle to Riken and Rogue, St. George, UT; grandson to Ronald and Camille Nunley, Moroni, UT; Robert Thomas (R.T.) Brown, Grantsville, UT; great grandson, Ruby Nunley, Moroni, UT & a special brother to Brittany (Weston) Miller, Grantsville, UT; Stevie (Frank) Woods, Tooele, UT. Dallen had a love for football since the day he was born. Read the rest of this entry »

Kenneth “Ken” Louis Hare

February 4th, 2017

07/22/1928 – 02/04/2017

HareKennethYoungerCropHareKennethRecentCropKenneth (Ken) Louis Hare, 88, of Fillmore, Utah, passed away at the Fillmore Care Center, on February 4, 2017, after a brief illness. He was born on July 22, 1928, in Milford, Utah to William Elvin and Frieda Minnie Rahmoller Hare. He married Doreen Beth Coombs on March 23, 1946 in Fillmore, Utah. She died on June 6, 2112.

Ken moved with his parents several times in his youth eventually arriving in Fillmore where he worked on farms in the area. Read the rest of this entry »