Tamara Lee Hendrickson Averett Petersen

May 21st, 2015

8/24/1961 ~ 5/21/2015

PetersenTamaraCropsTamara Lee Hendrickson Averett Petersen of Spring City, Ut our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, daughter, and sister passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 21, 2015 in Fairview, Ut surrounded by her family. “Tami” was born August 24, 1961 in Ogden, Ut to James Franklin Hendrickson and Laverna Montez Miller. She married Mark Averett on December 8, 1979 in Fairview, Ut who was killed two weeks after their marriage in a tragic accident. Tami later married Keith Petersen in February , 1981 in Mt. Pleasant, Ut. Tami loved nature. From a young age, she always could be found with some kind of small animal. As an adult, Tami still enjoyed pets and small farm animals. She spent countless hours tending to her flower and vegetable gardens. Oh, how Tami loved her flowers! She enjoyed the mountains and fishing. Tami had a tender loving heart. She always thought of others, spending time sewing and doing humanitarian projects. Her greatest achievement was her relationships with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She adored them! Her passing leaves a void in our hearts that can only be partially filled with our tender memories of her and knowledge that we will see her again. She will be greatly missed by everyone who knew her. Tami is survived by her parents, James and Anna Hendrickson; husband Keith Petersen; children Jackey (Ron) Jensen, Brad (Belinda) Petersen, Ashlee Bryant, Angela (Joseph) Peterson, Kristine (Jason) McCoard; 12 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren; four brothers and eight sisters. Funeral services will be held Friday May 29, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. in the Historical Spring City Chapel (164 S State). Viewing will be held Thursday May 28, 2015 from 6:00 -8:00 p.m. at Rasmussen Mortuary (96 N 100 W, Mt. Pleasant, UT) and Friday from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. prior to services at the church. Interment in the Spring City Cemetery. On line condolences at www.rasmussenmortuary.com

Joseph Lyle Barkdull

May 17th, 2015

10/12/1924 – 05/17/2015

BarkdullJosephRibbonCropJoseph Lyle Barkdull 90 of Fillmore, UT passed away May 17, 2015 surrounded by his loved ones in Fillmore, UT. Joe was born October 12, 1924 in Meadow, UT to Howard Nicholas and Minerva Stringham Barkdull. He served his country in the US Army in the European Theater in France and other countries as a mail carrier. Joe had a love of the out doors, riding horses in the mountains and in the riding club, driving a team in the chariot races and all the horse events. He had a very creative mind and could make something amazing out of nothing. Joe loved to dance and would leave a king size steak on the table if he could get up and dance instead. He was a farmer his entire life and also drove grader for Millard County for quite a few years. He married Tonie LaRae Jepsen Edwards September 21, 2005 in Mesquite, NV later solemnized in the Provo LDS Temple on May 22, 2007. He is survived by his wife Tonie Barkdull of Fillmore, UT; son, Richard (Joy) Barkdull of Spanaway, WA; sister, Julie (John) Jackson of Mapleton, UT; step children, David (Sharon) Edwards, Cedar City, UT Jason Edwards of Cedar City, UT; LaRae (Sonny) Arreguin of Killeen, TX; 22 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents, siblings, Leola Bryant, Louie Duncan, Helen Stevens, Ruth Barkdull, Lora Utley, Florine Barkdull, Howard Barkdull. Funeral services Friday May 22, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the Fillmore 1st Ward Chapel. Friends may call Thursday from 6-8 p.m. and Friday from 9:30-10:30 a.m. both at the church. Interment in the Meadow Town Cemetery.

Kathleen Snarr Olsen

May 16th, 2015

03/07/1950 – 05/16/2015

OlsenKathleenRecentOur loving mom, grandma, sibling, and friend Kathleen Snarr Olsen passed away in Payson, UT on May 16, 2015 after a fight with cancer. Kathleen “Kathy” was born on March 7, 1950 to LaVere Sharp and Challas Adams Snarr in Salt Lake City, UT. She married Daniel “Kent” Olsen on June 25, 1971 in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Manti Temple. Kathy was a teacher for 35 years. She taught preschool at Snow College, in her home, Early Intervention in Emery County and North Sanpete School Districts, in Mt. Pleasant. She loved working with children, especially special needs students. Read the rest of this entry »

Vicki Lynn Dyches Madsen

May 9th, 2015

9/26/1944 ~ 5/9/2015

MadsenVickieCropVicki Lynn Dyches Madsen 70, of Moroni passed over to loved ones after a long battle with illness May 9, 2015 in Payson, UT. She was born September 26, 1944 in Moroni, UT to Chester Alvin and Effie Lucile Simonsen Johnson. She enjoyed cooking,quilting,painting and coloring pictures among many of her hobbies. She meet her sweet heart Verdis Dyches in high school were married later and had her two children which she dedicated all her time and love. After losing her first husband in 1983 she met Steve Madsen and married they had many good times camping in the sheep camp, fishing and going to Kentucky to see her daughter and family. Read the rest of this entry »

Robert Burt Morrill

May 8th, 2015

5/8/2015 ~ 8/26/1947

MorrillRobertCropRobert Burt Morrill 67 of Fairview, UT joined his Father in Heaven after enduring a brave fight against terminal cancer on Friday May 8, 2015 in Fairview, UT with loved ones by his side. He was Born August 26, 1947 in East Middlebury, Vermont to Waldo Joseph Morrill and Charlotte B. (Lottie) Euber Morrill.
Bob was a dedicated Veteran who served 3 years in Vietnam, with all his heart as a Medevac in the US Navy and Marines. After serving his country he worked as a nurse and continued to serve with much love and compassion for everyone.
He will be missed by his dear wife and all other family members that he took so much love and pride. As well as many friends so dear to him that he has made all along the way.
He was survived by his dear wife, Kathryn Keisel Morrill, Fairview, UT; children, Joey, Bobbie Jr., Tim, Tina, Michael Morrill; siblings Richard, Diane, Dave, Craig Morrill all of New York; Lori (Glade) Bown; Gregory Catmull; Michelle Vaughn; Amy (Steven) Oliver; of Utah Kimberly (Joe) Shupe of Idaho. 26 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren. Robert was preceded in death by his father; brothers, Ronnie Morrill , Eddie Morrill.
Memorial service were held Saturday May 16, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Fairview 4th Ward Chapel (122 S State). Friends called from 10:30-11:00 prior to services at the church. Interment later at the Utah Veterans Memorial Park in Draper, UT with military honors. Donations to the family would be appreciated.

Hope Inez (Gunter) Christensen

May 8th, 2015

04/02/1910 – 05/08/2015

ChristensenHopeObitProgramPicHope Inez (Gunter) Christensen, Age 105 of Highland, Utah- left this mortal existence on May 8, 2015 to rejoin her eternal companion, Vernon. Also preceding her in death were her three sons, Kenneth J Christensen, Robert N Christensen and Stanley N Christensen. She passed away peacefully from natural causes at her home in Highland, Utah while being attended by family members. Hope Inez Gunter was born in Romeo, Colorado to Ida Jane (Camp) and Carl Jordan Gunter on April 2, 1910.
Hope married Vernon L. Christensen on May 7, 1928 in Alamosa, Colorado. Their vows were solemnized for time and eternity in the LDS Mesa Arizona Temple on June 1, 1963. Together they had eleven children, 49 grandchildren, 136 Great-grandchildren and 31 Great-great-grandchildren. Read the rest of this entry »

Harry Madsen

May 1st, 2015

MadsenHarryCropGraveside memorial services for Harry Madsen will be Tuesday May 5, 2015 in the Mount Pleasant City Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. with military honors.

Elvin Francis Frandsen

April 25th, 2015

06/23/1937 – 04/25/2015

FrandsenElvinCoupleCropOn April 25, 2015, the loving Husband, Dad (or POPS as the children called him) Grandpa, and the teacher of children to respect nature and wildlife. Elvin Francis Frandsen. Aka, Sarge passed away in Mt Pleasant, Utah at the age of 77.
He was born in Mount Pleasant on June 23, 1937 and was educated in Hamilton Elementary and North Sanpete High School. Read the rest of this entry »

Bonnie Louise Mower Simons

April 18th, 2015

2/7/1942 ~ 4/18/2015

SimonsBonnieOur beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend Bonnie Louise Simons passed from this earth peacefully at her home in Murray, Utah on April 18, 2015 at the age of 73.
Bonnie was born on February 7, 1942 to Eskel and Viola Mower. She was the youngest of three daughters who grew up on the family farm. As a young girl, Bonnie learned to appreciate the small and simple things in life. She and her sister Carolyn used their imaginations to make anything possible. She was always grateful for her Roots and wouldn’t have it any other way. Read the rest of this entry »

Julie Monsen

April 12th, 2015

11/26/1953 ~ 4/12/2015

img-150416082908-001Our beloved Daughter, Sister, Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother, Julie Monsen died peacefully at her home in Evanston on April 12, 2015 at the age of 61. She was born on November 26, 1953 to Lewis and Janet (Johnson) Monsen. She graduated from Millard High School in Fillmore, UT and went on to attend BYU.
Julie’s life was forever changed when her eldest daughter, Angela died just after her first birthday. Her faith that she would be with her daughter again was something she would hold onto for the rest of her life. She went on to marry Lynn Syddall in 1980, and together they raised their 5 kids. The two later divorced. Read the rest of this entry »