Richard Torrance Green

February 17th, 2018

06/03/1933 – 02/18/2018

Richard_Green_JPGRichard Torrance Green, age 84, born in Spokane, Washington, passed away peacefully February 18, 2018 in the Beehive Home, Payson, Utah. Richard was born to Victor S. and Hazel Green on June 3, 1933. Richard was preceded in death by the mother of his five children, Diane Caryl (Wilson) Vollar and his stepson, David Reed Smith. He is survived by his wife Kayla Loa (Cheney) Green, Michael Green, Kathleen Green, Teresa (Green) Thornton, Christopher Green, Jennifer (Green) Smith and stepson, Michael Smith. Richard has 16 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Richard earned a Master Degree in General Education from Whitworth College, Spokane. He was a dedicated professional educator his entire career, specializing in mathematics and science. Read the rest of this entry »

Holley Holden Hammer

February 12th, 2018

12/2/1969 ~ 2/12/2018

HammerHolley2HammerHolleyHolley Holden Hammer, born December 2, 1969, passed away in the early hours of February 12, 2018. She always loved to cook and overfeed everyone and anyone she could. She was the happiest with her kids and grandchildren, water skiing, and in the sun by the lake; preferably in Lake Powell. She was a free spirit and one to be with nature. She was always full of life and had a contagious laugh. Those that loved and knew her will remember how much fun she was.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Sharon Faye Ball Holden; brother, Timothy Holden, Jr.; Nephew, Justin John Riley; brother-in-law, Rick Minder. She is survived by her children, Brock (Rikilyn) Hammer, Haley (Trevor) Ward, Bronson (Taylor) Hammer, and Stetson Poulson; Grandchildren, Chandler, Jordynn, Cade, Remington, and Brogun; dad, Timothy Holden, Sr.; Sisters, Jackie (Donzil) Worthington, Cindy Minder, and Tifani Holden; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Fairview Senior Center at 160 North 100 West, Fairview, UT at 1:00 – 3:00 PM. Please join us in a pot luck and bring your favorite dish and memory.

Doris Janett Ormond Henriod

February 4th, 2018

10/25/1948 ~ 2/4/2018

HenriodDorisYoungCropHenriodDorisCropDoris Janett Ormond Henriod, born to Alice & Reed Ormond on October 25, 1948 in Richfield, Utah, left this earth on Sunday, February 4, 2018 in West Jordan, Utah. She will always be remembered by her vivacious spirit and beautiful eccentricity. She has always been the life of the party, passing the trait on to her 3 children.
Doris was preceded in death by her husband Sheldon (Shultz). She is survived by her children, Terry (Gina) Henriod, Tristin (BY) Singleton, and Shantell (Todd) Strelka; 12 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sisters Penny Taylor, Rhonda Peterson, and brother Pat Ormond; and her loving, furry companion, Lady Carmel.
A celebration of her life will be held February 12, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Sycamore 6th Ward LDS Chapel (6592 West Haven Maple Drive, West Jordan, Utah 84081). A viewing will be held at 10:00 a.m. prior to services at the church. A graveside service in Moroni, Utah at 3:00 p.m. Online condolences at

Clifford Hugh Webb

February 3rd, 2018

12/11/1948 ~ 2/3/2018

FB_IMG_1517973296416Clifford Hugh Webb, 69 of Provo, UT, passed away February 3, 2018. Father of, Seth (Kimberly) Webb, Claudia E (Richard) Bullock, Tarita C Chamberlain, Zenna R (Devin) Smith, Ian C (Kayla) Webb. Funeral services will be held Wednesday February 7, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the Mt. Pleasant LDS Stake Center (295 S State Street, Mt. Pleasant, UT) with a viewing one hour prior starting at 12:00 p.m. at the church. Interment in the Mt. Pleasant City Cemetery under the care of Rasmussen Mortuary.

Jeffrey Don Gates

February 1st, 2018

5/20/1976 ~ 2/1/2018

Jeff Gates 2013cropJeffrey Don Gates, 41, our dearest son, brother, uncle, and friend passed from this life February 1, 2018, surrounded by his family. He was born on May 20, 1976 to Harvey Dean Gates and Diana Lee Loock Gates. They lived in Escalante, Utah until he was two years old, then moved to Holden, Utah. At 11 months, he was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis. Although the disease, with its inherent death sentence, controlled his life and the decisions he made, he was blessed to have twenty years before the illness began to systematically ravage his body.
As a boy, he loved the outdoors and, with his brothers, roamed the hills, mountains, and fields around Holden. Read the rest of this entry »

Jeffrey Swasey

January 29th, 2018

3/20/1962 ~ 1/29

Swasey JeffCropJeffrey Lynn Swasey, age 55, of Las Vegas, Nevada, died January 29, 2018 at the Utah Valley Hospital in Provo, Utah. He passed away as a result of complications following a stroke.
He is survived by his parents, Vernon and Sandra Stewart Swasey, and four brothers, Michael Swasey (Renee), Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Brent Swasey (Laurie), Spanish Fork, Utah, Kevin Swasey (Kelly), Payson, Utah, and Steven Swasey (Becky), Spanish Fork, Utah. He was an uncle to twelve nephews and nine nieces, and a great-uncle to three great-nephews and one great-niece.
Jeff was born in Nephi, Utah and spent his formative years growing up in Mt. Vernon, Missouri. Read the rest of this entry »

Earlene Beck Hansen

January 28th, 2018

7/16/1939 ~ 1/28/2018

HansenEarlene001CropEarlene Beck Hansen, 78 of Mt. Pleasant, UT, passed away peacefully January 28, 2018 at her home. Born July 16, 1939 to Earl Hafen & Ruth Olsen Beck in Mt. Pleasant, UT. She grew up in Indianola and graduated from North Sanpete High School and attended BYU. She married Gerald W Hansen November 6, 1959 in Mt. Pleasant, UT and they raised four children together.
Earlene and Gerald owned and operated the American Cleaners in Mt. Pleasant until they moved to Orem, UT. She worked for Wolfe’s Sporting Goods and then the Alpine School District where she enjoyed being a teachers aid. Read the rest of this entry »

Nancy Wernz

January 26th, 2018

12/09/1937 – 01/28/2018

WernzNancy001CropNancy Carroll Wernz 80 of Ephraim, UT passed away January 26, 2018 in Provo, UT. She was born December 9, 1937 in Salt Lake City ,UT to Arnold Jesse & Edna Madeline Palmer Wilkins. Nancy graduated from Provo High School. After graduation she worked for Barbazon in Provo as a tailoring instructor. She then moved to Manti, UT where she worked for Pacific Trails sportswear and then for Carlisle Manufacturing and then Sorensen Manufacturing and then Rivers West. She married Therald Albert Wernz on August 9, 1957 in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple. They have a son, Joseph Albert Wernz of Provo, UT. Nancy enjoyed bowling and loved traveling and participating in classic car shows throughout the Western States. Read the rest of this entry »

Alvin Beal

January 26th, 2018

9/4/1931 ~ 1/24/2017

Alvin Beal pictures0001CropAlvin Beal 86 of Manti, UT passed away January 24, 2018. He was born on September 4, 1931 in Manti, Utah to Elbert Allen Beal and Alice Flora Peterson. Alvin married LoDel Squire on April 22, 1952 in the Manti temple. He is survived by his wife, his sister Lenore Shelley (Blaine) Mt. Pleasant, his brothers Ira Conrad (Beth) Bountiful, Nathan Peter (Donna) Manti, and Delbert Wayne (Linda) Wellington, his six children, Loene Ellen Kiesel (Arthur) Manti, Jene Allen (Debbie) Bakersfield, CA, Leon Ivan (Cathy) Manti, Vernon Peter (Valerie) Manti, Diana Irene Kondor (Dan) Lovelock, NV, and Alisa Bea Cox (Alan) Manti, 40 living grandchildren and 71 living great grandchildren. Preceding him in death are his parents, a sister Eunice Stanley, a granddaughter Jozelle
Kondor and a great granddaughter Raquel Lynn Nickle. Read the rest of this entry »

Rheta Olsen Cluff

January 22nd, 2018

5/10/1934 ~ 1/17/2018

CluffRhetaRheta Olsen Cluff, our beloved aunt and friend, finished her earthly journey January 17, 2018. She was born May 10, 1934 in Moroni, Utah to John LeRoy Olsen and Ethel Eveoline Oman Olsen, their eighth child. She grew up in Moroni during the Great Depression and her family learned how to be careful with what they had. Rheta graduated from Moroni High School and LDS Business College. She took the Civil Service exam and was working in Salt Lake City when called to serve in the Finland Helsinki mission. She served for two full years. She loved the Finnish people and continued speaking Finnish throughout her life. She married Chester (Chet) Cluff in the Salt Lake City Temple. Read the rest of this entry »