Geneva Prisbrey Stapley

July 26th, 2017

9/1/1944 ~ 7/26/2017

StapleyGenevaCropFixGeneva Prisbrey Stapley of Chester, UT passed away July 26, 2017 surrounded by her family. She was born February 21, 1927 to Henry J. And Zina Prince Prisbrey in New Harmony, Utah. She was the sixth of eight children. Geneva attended school at Washington Elementary and Woodward High School. She married LaRoy C. Stapley Sept. 1, 1944 in Las Vegas, Nevada by Stake President Byran Bunker. They were later sealed June 22, 1945 in the St. George Temple. They were married for 58 years. They lived in Toquerville, Utah for 25 years then moved to Chester, Utah where they had a dairy farm. They enjoyed gardening and spending time with family. Geneva worked as a dental assistant in Mt. Pleasant, UT. Read the rest of this entry »

Shauna Lee Van Orman Allen

July 25th, 2017

10/20/1970 ~ 7/23/2017

AllenShaunaCropShauna Lee Van Orman Allen, our dearly loved daughter, wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend, passed away at age 46 on July 23, 2017, following a traffic accident near Roosevelt, Utah. Shauna, the oldest daughter of J. Gibb and Sheryl Lee Pratt Van Orman, was born on October 20, 1970, in Provo, Utah.
Throughout her life, Shauna was passionate about learning new things. In her teen years, she enjoyed cooking, playing piano, singing, dressing her siblings up for plays and skits produced solely by her. She also sewed Cabbage Patch dolls that she sold for $25 each. Eventually, she graduated to making and selling beautiful porcelain dolls, complete with amazing, frilly, lace dresses. Shauna loved feminine things, and throughout her life, she was a refined lady! Read the rest of this entry »

Delores Giles Parker

July 21st, 2017

October 28, 1936 – July 21, 2017

ParkerDeloresOur sweet, sassy mom and grandma, Delores Giles Parker, was born October 28, 1936 in Ogden, Utah to Alice Evelyn Rogers and Jesse Huntsman Giles. She shared her adventures as a young, rebellious girl regularly with all who loved her. At the age of 16, she met George Herbert Parker at a bar in Ogden where she and her friends loved to go dancing. She recognized him as the man she had dreamed of years earlier who would become her husband. Read the rest of this entry »

Thomas G. Christensen

July 20th, 2017

11/10/1932 ~ 7/20/2017

ChristensenTomCropThomas G. Christensen, 84 of Fairview, Utah, passed away July 20, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. Born November 10, 1932 to Thomas Reese & Alta Maurine Hansen Christensen in Richfield, Utah. Married Jane Lou Kerr later divorced; married Gaye Larsen Giles.

Tom worked for Mountain Fuel “Questar Gas” for 36 years and retired as a General Foreman in 1991. His family was the love of his life, golf came in as a close second. He was an active member of LDS Church and served with his wife Gaye at the Manti Temple. Tom had a passion for flying and had his pilots license for many years. For the last seventeen years he has looked forward to his morning Pepsi with his good friends Schooney and Fenton. Read the rest of this entry »

Lawrence Palmer Holt

July 12th, 2017

7/4/1939 ~ 7/12/2017

HoltLawrenceCropLawrence Palmer Holt, known to his friends as “Larry,” was born July 4, 1939 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Ernest Lawrence and Martha (Peggy) Palmer Holt. He passed away July 12, 2017 at his home in Mt. Pleasant due to complications from a blood clot in his lungs. Larry was predeceased by his son Jason, his grandson Cody, and his brother Layne.

He is survived by his wife Helene, his children Jonathan (Kristi) Holt, Elizabeth Holt, Megan (Chris) Wright, (Susan Holt-Harris), and Jennifer Kiggins. He is also survived by grandchildren: Christopher, Jake, Dylan, Lindsay, Abby, Madison, Michael, Chance Jr., Danny, Joey, Ryder, Stefani, Palmer, Nicolas, and Justis, and two great grandsons, Braxton and Jaxx. And by siblings: Loralee, Regan, RaeLynne, and by his cousin David (Barbara) Holt, and by many nieces and nephews. Read the rest of this entry »

Sandra Finlinson Dewsnup Mork

July 12th, 2017

2/8/1938 ~ 7/12/2017

momSandra Finlinson Dewsnup Mork, age 79, passed away July 12, 2017 at her home in Oak City, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born February 8, 1938 in Oak City Utah to Grant L. and Ann Shipley Finlinson. She married her sweetheart H. Kent Dewsnup on September 19, 1958 in the Salt Lake Temple. She was the mother of 4 children. After the death of Kent, on August 24, 1997 she married Bent J. Mork on January 11, 2003. They enjoyed 12 years of marriage until his death on February 5, 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Gerald “Jerry” Delano Nehmer

July 11th, 2017

11/08/1932 ~ 7/11/2017

NehmerJerryCropGerald Delano Nehmer passed away at the age of 84 on July 11, 2017, peacefully surrounded by his family at home in Mount Pleasant, UT from natural causes. Jerry was born in Milwaukee Wisconsin, November 8, 1932. He spent his early childhood growing up and attending schools in the Milwaukee area. He worked on his uncle’s farm during the summers, where he learned his value of hard work. He enjoyed the outdoors and developed a love and talent for baseball as a young man. His family moved to Tucson Az,, where he lettered in baseball and football at Amphitheater High School, and graduating in 1952. He joined the United States Army and served in the Korean War 1952-53. When his tour ended he was sent to Dugway Army Depot, Tooele UT. He was Honorably discharged in 1956 with the National , United Nations, and Korean Service Medals. Read the rest of this entry »

Marie Jackman

July 5th, 2017

7/8/1931 ~ 7/5/2017

JackmanMarieMarie Jackman (85) returned home to her Heavenly Father, late husband Arley, and her children David, Ricky, Bernetta and Ron. She is survived by her sons George (Carole) Jackman and Corey (Suzette) Jackman, 21 Grand children, 37 Great grandchildren and 3 (with one on the way) great-great grandchildren.

She was born July 8th 1931 to Andrew Cloyd and Anna Lula Jensen in Moroni Utah where she lived her entire life on the same street. She was one of 5 children, Lois, Udelle, Perry and Bernetta Jensen. Read the rest of this entry »

Lindon Thayne Stephenson

July 3rd, 2017

05/05/1962 ~ 7/3/2017

lindyLindon Thayne Stephenson, age 55, passed away on July 3, 2017, in Littleton, Colorado, while riding his motorcycle, something he loved to do. Lindy was born on May 5, 1962 to George and Rhea Dean Stephenson. He was very active and loved life. In high school, he was involved in academics, wrestling and football. In 1980 Lindy graduated from Millard High School. He continued to play football while attending college at Southern Utah University. Lindy spent many years serving with the National Guard. He served in many places; including, South Korea, Afghanistan, and Iraq, often serving in hazardous situations. Read the rest of this entry »

Richard Ray “Blub” Brotherson

June 29th, 2017

05/31/1947 – 06/29/2017

BrothersonRichardRichard Ray “Blub” Brotherson, age 70, beloved father, brother, and friend, passed away peacefully after suffering with Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases on June 29, 2017, surrounded by his family. Richard was born on May 31, 1947, in Mount Pleasant, Utah, to Ray Christian and Rhoda Havana Nielson Brotherson. He lived his entire life in Mount Pleasant, living near his wonderful family and friends. He married Shauna Marie Wilcox on March 12, 1967. Together they raised their four children. Richard spent most of his life in public service, serving in the police and public works departments of Mount Pleasant City. He also served others as a volunteer in the Mount Pleasant Fire Department and for over 45 years on the Sanpete County Search and Rescue. Read the rest of this entry »