Mason McCann Dyches Burnside

January 11th, 2017

2/23/1992 ~ 1/11/2017

BurnsideMasonCropsmMason McCann Dyches Burnside 24, passed away in Salt Lake City, UT on January 11, 2017. He was born February 23, 1992 in Mt. Pleasant, UT to Jenny Lee Burnside White and Daniel McCann “Mac” Dyches. Mason had a very magnetic personality and made a friend in everyone he met. He had a devious laugh and the most amazing dimples and eyelashes. He was a natural at anything he tried and excelled in sports including, golf, basketball and most recently enjoyed disc golf. Also he dominated on Xbox “You Mad Bro?” He was a fan of the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bulls. He was always ahead of the curve in music and knew all the up and coming artists and enjoyed many genres. Mason was highly intelligent and no one could beat him at trivia. Read the rest of this entry »

Grant L. Stevens

January 9th, 2017

6/11/1939 ~ 1/7/2017

StevensGrantCoupleCropGrant Leon Stevens, loving husband, father, brother,grandfather and best friend passed away unexpectedly on January 7th, 2017 at the age of 77 in Mt. Pleasant Utah.
He was born in Ephraim Utah at the family home on June 11th, 1939 and was the eldest son of Leon and Frances Stevens. He had the childhood of his dreams, growing up in Ephraim. His best friends were his three younger brothers, Richard, Lloyd and Charlie. He was raised in a house with unconditional love, discipline and integrity. Read the rest of this entry »

Keith Brunson

January 9th, 2017

01/13/1951 – 01/09/2017

BrunsonKeithObitOn January 9, 2017, four days before his 66th birthday, Keith passed away from a tragic accident in his home. He was born Jan. 13, 1951 in Fillmore, UT, to Rulon Alma and RuJean Rogers Brunson. They had the Millard Florist shop there for five years. The family moved to Salt Lake City which was Keith’s home base for many years. He lived off and on in Fillmore and attended Granite High School and Utah Technical College in Provo, UT.
Keith never married. He joked that all of his friends were married, some of them three times. He was President of the Fillmore Water Users Association for many years, a job that gave him a lot of pride and satisfaction. Keith was very precocious as a youngster. Read the rest of this entry »

Earl Teeples Johnson

January 7th, 2017

6/26/1933 ~ 1/7/2017

JohnsonEarl088CropEarl Teeples Johnson, age 83, passed away January 7, 2017 in Cedar City, Utah. He was born June 26, 1933 to Grant Leroy and Elva Teeples Johnson in Holden, Utah.
He married Mary McBride December 22, 1951. Together they raised four children: Kerry, Clark, Kathy and Cindi. He worked for 35 years as an Industrial Asbestos Insulator. Earl also enjoyed his farm, especially riding a horse on the mountain every summer. Read the rest of this entry »

Sandra Jean McBride White

January 5th, 2017

12/19/1939 ~ 1/5/2017

WhiteSandraSandra Jean McBride White 77 of Kanosh, UT passed to the other side of the veil January 5, 2017 in Provo, UT. She was born December 19, 1939 to Charles LeRoy and Dorothy Janet Snyder McBride in Fillmore, UT. She graduated from Millard High School and attended Stevens-Henager’s Business College in Salt Lake City, UT. Sandra married James Kelton White on September 15, 1961 in Las Vegas, NV and later solemnized their marriage in the Manti LDS Temple on December 11, 1965 . Devoted wife, loving mother and adored grandmother: Sandra served faithfully in many callings throughout her life including Relief Society President, Primary Presidency and especially loved serving as Stake Librarian along with Cub Scout Den Mother and many others that came along throughout her life. Read the rest of this entry »

Keith Alton Peterson

January 5th, 2017

Aug 6, 1936 – Jan 4, 2017

IMG_6183CropIMG_6187CropKeith Alton Peterson passed away on Wednesday January 4, 2017 surrounded by his family. Keith was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on August 6, 1936 to Charles Elroy and Lela Marie Peterson. He married Constance E. Clayton, later divorced. Married Linda Robertson and they were happily together for 38 years. Keith was a master electrician at the University of Utah for 38 years and was able to retire and move to Oak Creek Utah, where he and Linda spent many happy years on the Peterson century family farm. Dad loved his dogs, his sheep, his horses and all strays. Read the rest of this entry »

Don Eugene Mickelson

January 4th, 2017

2/3/1930 ~ 1/4/2017

MickelsonDon085CropDon Eugene Mickelson, 86 of Fairview, Utah passed away on Wednesday January 4, 2017 in Gunnison, Utah surrounded by his family. He was born in Manti, Utah to Clarence LaVern and Jeanie Johannah Kiesel Mickelson on February 3, 1930. Don married Patricia Peer on September 7, 1959. They have five children. The family was later sealed for eternity in the Manti Temple. He worked as a paint contractor. He served in the United States Army from 1949 to 1951. He was in Japan during the occupation after World War II and trained troops in the states once the Korean War started. He loved our country and was very proud to be a Veteran. He was looking forward to making America great again. Read the rest of this entry »

Joan Morley Holman

January 2nd, 2017

8/28/1948 ~ 1/1/2017

JoanHolmanJoan Morley Holman, 68, of Moroni; returned to her Father in Heaven and reunited with her beloved husband D. Bruce Holman, on January 1, 2017.

She was born August 28, 1948 in Moroni, to Elbert Henry (Hank) Morley and Mary Dennison, as a twin to JoAnn Morley (Dahl). The two of them always shared a very special bond and would spend hours laughing together every chance they got.

Joan was a graduate of North Sanpete High School and also graduated from the College of Office Automation in Salt Lake City. Read the rest of this entry »

Larry Udell Despain

January 2nd, 2017

6/17/1934 ~ 1/1/2017

DespainLarryCropLarry Udell Despain 82 passed away early New Years Day January 1, 2017. He was born June 17, 1934 in Moroni, Utah to George Eugene and Delphia Reese Despain. Larry remained in Moroni his whole life. He married his childhood sweetheart Stella Kathryn Nelson on May 16, 1955 for time and all eternity in the Manti Temple. They spent the next 61 years side by side. Larry started his working career on the family farm and in his father’s service station. He worked for Moroni Feed Company for over 30 years. He also worked for Ellsworth Peck Construction for several years. Read the rest of this entry »

Kevin Chad Coats

December 27th, 2016

6/16/1982 ~ 12/27/2016

Kevin Chad CoatsKevin Chad Coats–our unfailingly generous, driven, and refined son, brother, and uncle–passed away on December 27, 2016 in Logan, Utah. We loved him, and will miss him, dearly.

Chad was born on June 16, 1982 in Delta, Utah to Kevin and Kathleen Coats. He spent his childhood on a McCornick potato farm, surrounded by six siblings and vast open spaces. Chad adored his guitar, Calvin and Hobbs books, and video games–which would help spur his future interest in programming. In 2000 he graduated from Millard High School, where he was active in the student council, tennis team, and pep band and earned a scholarship to Utah State University. Read the rest of this entry »