Kenneth Richard Strate

August 24th, 2014

11/12/1940 ~ 8/23/2014

StrateKennethCropKenneth Richard Strate, 73, of Spring City passed away Saturday, August 23, 2014 due to complication of Alzheimer’s at his daughters home in Farmington, New Mexico. He was born November 12, 1940 in Spring City to McKinley and Utahna Strate. He had a twin brother, Kendall, that died at birth. He has two older brothers Phillip and Sherman and a younger brother Stephen. He married the love of his life, Peggy Allred Strate on January 14, 1961 then later sealed in the Manti Temple on August 25, 1962. They had 8 children: Chad McKinley Strate, Randy Lynn Strate (Barbara), Michael Kenneth Strate (Lisa), Douglas James Strate (Amy), Tammy Strate Colebrook (Chuck), Adam Richard Strate, Cory Jon Strate, Tiffany Strate Christiansen (Jason). Read the rest of this entry »

Lila Rae Allred

August 23rd, 2014

8/25/1924 ~ 8/21/2014

Pics4Lila Rae Justesen Allred passed away August 21, 2014, just four days before her 90th birthday. Born August 25, 1924, in Spring City, Utah, the daughter of Ernest and Sarah Elizabeth Allred Justesen. She was a faithful member of the LDS Church. She loved horseback riding and music, and she loved reading as much as she loved breathing. She was an eager student, who was double-promoted in elementary school and graduated as valedictorian of her high school class. She went to Snow College on scholarship for one year, then she was offered a job as secretary in the North Sanpete School District Office. Shortly afterward, because of the war and the shortage of teachers, she was asked to teach business classes at North Sanpete High School…she was the same age as many of her students at the time. Read the rest of this entry »

Nolan “Noogie” Llewellyn

August 21st, 2014

03/02/1945 ~ 08/25/2014

LewellynNolanCropNolan Harry Llewellyn, born March 2, 1945 in Fairview, Utah to William Hayden and
Twyla Hansen Llewellyn passed away August 21, 2014.
After graduating from North Sanpete High School in 1963, Nolan joined the army, serving his country from 1965 – 1967, spending 1 year in Vietnam. He married Linda Rosenlund in 1969. Together they had 2 children, David and Michelle who enjoyed their visits to Fairview every summer to see their Dad. Nolan’s first job was working with his Dad on the Federal Building in Ogden. He also drove for Wycoff, worked 11 years for Kennecott and 19 years for Ensign Bickford (Trojan Explosives). Read the rest of this entry »

Timothy Holden II

August 19th, 2014

January 4, 1973 – August 19, 2014

HoldenTimA beloved son, brother, father, uncle, cousin, and friend to many. Tim was a powerful man whom always lit up the room with his jovial spirit. His beauty will continue to transcend us all with his relentless approach to life and the obstacles in front of him. He loved fun. The thrill of dune buggying, jeeping, derbying, snowmobiling, motorcycling, 4-wheeling, boating, and living on the edge made him the biggest Bad Ass! The bigger, the faster, the better. His knowledge of big machinery and heavy hauling was unmatched above everything, and most of all his unconditional love for his kids was undoubtably obvious to all. Read the rest of this entry »

Doreen Silvestri

August 19th, 2014

05/29/1928 – 08/19/2014

SilvestriDoreenDoreen Silvestri 86 of Victorville, CA more recently of Ephraim, UT passed away August 19, 2014 in Provo, UT. She was born in Los Angeles, CA on May 29, 1928 to Brace & Erma Disney Tyler. She lived in Los Angeles until she was 8 years old, when her family moved to Lucerne Valley, CA. They lived on a ranch and raised horses and cattle. During her senior year of high school, Doreen’s family moved to Victorville, CA. That’s where she met her future husband, Hugo “Hooks” Silvestri at a school dance. They were married on December 6, 1946, just months after her high school graduation. Doreen and Hugo loved to travel. They ventured all over the United States, Mexico, Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

Kaye Nielson Baymiller

August 19th, 2014

11/04/1941 ~ 8/15/2014

BaymillerKayeOur beloved mother, daughter, sister and friend, Kaye Nielson Baymiller, died peacefully in her sleep August 15, 2014. She was born in Mt. Pleasant, UT on November 4, 1941 to Ken and Dora Nielson. They moved to Long Beach when she was a child and attended Millikan High School. She met the love of her life, Roger Baymiller, at a church activity and they dated throughout high school. She graduated from Los Angeles County General Hospital School of Nursing in 1964 and married Roger later that year. Kaye and Roger were married in the LDS Swiss temple on October 6. They settled in Seal Beach, CA to start their family but after 10 years of commuting to Los Angeles they built a home in La Can᷉ada, CA. Read the rest of this entry »

Serenity Faith Bills

August 9th, 2014


BillsSerenityFamily2Nephi, Utah, Serenity Faith Bills came in and left this world August 9, 2014 in the arms of her parents Jeff Dale Bills & Eileen Joyce Liesch. She has five older siblings, Greg Hickey, Hunter Barca, Kolton Barca, Ayden Barca and Mireya Bills. Graveside Service will be held Saturday August 9, 2014 11:00 a.m. in the Fountain Green City Cemetery. Online condolences at

Caralee Shepherd

August 6th, 2014

10/30/1937 ~ 8/6/2014

ShepherdCaraleeCropCaralee “Cookie” Goldberg Shepherd passed away August 6, 2014 in Murray, UT. Born October 30, 1937 in Manhattan, NY to Harris and Bessie Goldberg. Wife of Don K. Shepherd Gunnison, UT. Survived by husband, children, Vaughn (Adam); Jeanean (Shane); grandchildren, Jennifer (Phil); Lyndsay (Steve-o); Cody (Brittany); Kayla (Justin); Nick; Devin, 7 great grandchildren; sisters Marilyn Asner and Jacqueline Molinas. Preceded in death by parents and son Daniel Glen Shepherd. Funeral service will be held Saturday August 9, 2014 at 11:00 a.m at Rasmussen Mortuary (96 N 100 W) Mount Pleasant, Utah with a viewing starting at 10:00 am at the mortuary. Interment in the Fountain Green City Cemetery. Online condolences at

Rhea Dean Robinson Stephenson

August 3rd, 2014

3/23/1924 ~ 8/3/2014

StephensonRheaDeanCropRhea Dean Robinson Stephenson, age 90, passed away on August 3, 2014, at the home of her daughter, Realaine, surrounded by family. She was born March 23, 1924 to Joseph L. and Pauline Robinson. She was the last surviving member of her family.
Rhea Dean grew up in Flowell, Utah, where she enjoyed life on the family ranch and activities in the community, such as ward dances and plays.
Rhea Dean married the love of her life, George Bennett Stephenson, on September 30, 1943, in Wichita Falls, Texas, where George was doing basic training with the Army Air Corp prior to serving in WWII. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Manti Temple, October 31, 1947. Read the rest of this entry »

Dianne Ruth Allred

July 31st, 2014

3/29/1943 ~ 7/31/2014

AllredDianneCropOur Loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend Dianne Ruth Allred went to be with the Lord July 31, 2014.
Dianne was born March 29, 1943 to Julius Thomas Franklin & Doris Ruth May McCormick in Los Angeles, California. She grew up and graduated from Dominguez High School in Compton. She met and married Richard Warren Allred in 1963 and have been married for 51 years. They lived in Southern California until 1978 and then moved to Spring City, UT where they raised their family. She loved and talked to everyone she knew and was always willing to share with or help anyone. Dianne enjoyed getting together with her friends and playing bridge, and was a member of the Red Hatters. Read the rest of this entry »