Thomas Paul Sorensen

March 15th, 2018

SorensenThomas002Thomas Paul Sorensen, of Mt. Pleasant, UT, Passed away March 15, 2018. Son of Jon & Patty Sorensen, Mt. Pleasant, UT; brother of Ronald, Robert, and Jon Sorensen of Mt. Pleasant, UT. Funeral Services are Pending at Rasmussen Mortuary.

Vernon Joe Christensen

March 7th, 2018

05/05/1928 ~ 3/7/2018

ChristensenVernonCropVernon Joe Christensen, age 89, passed away peacefully on March 7, 2018 from natural causes surrounded by his children. He was born May 5, 1928 in Kanosh, Utah to Charles Emery Christensen and Freda George Christensen. He was the fourth of five children. He graduated from Millard High School and faithfully served in the Central States Mission for the LDS Church. Vernon married his eternal companion, Alice Young on Dec. 21, 1951 in the Manti Temple. Together they had five children. Vernon served his church and community in many capacities including scoutmaster, district scout leader, earning his Silver Beaver award, Elders Quorums president, High Priest group leader, High Counselor, counselor to two bishops and as Kanosh Ward Bishop. Read the rest of this entry »

Janeen Hatch Sorensen

March 4th, 2018

6/22/1961 ~ 3/4/2018

SorensenJaneenCropJaneen Hatch Sorensen passed away at her home on March 4, 2018 after a weekend enjoying home and family, watching home movies, singing favorite songs, laughing and sharing fun memories and stories.
Janeen was born on June 22, 1961 to Newell and Mary Ann Hatch in Salina, Utah. She married Lee R. Sorensen on December 8, 1979, they were later sealed in the Provo Temple on August 7, 1982. Janeen’s life was filled with love, laughter and adventure. She had an impact on many people throughout her life. She was a Pre-School Teacher, an Elementary TA, a teller at Cache Valley Bank and held many positions working with the youth in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Read the rest of this entry »

Ronald Lloyd Taylor

March 4th, 2018

6/7/1957 ~ 3/4/2018

Army Symbol2Ronald Lloyd Taylor born June 7, 1957 passed away March 4, 2018 in Mt. Pleasant, Utah. He is survived by his sons: Cameron Briggs, Chester; R.L. Taylor, Mt. Pleasant, and his mother Barbara Taylor of Mt. Pleasant. Also survived by his siblings: Vicki (Brent), Crosland, Fillmore; Kim (George), Fields, Mesquite, Nevada; Bryce (Denise), Taylor, Austin, Texas and Brent (Yong), Taylor, Spring Creek, Nevada. Preceded in death by his father, Lloyd Taylor. Cremation by Rasmussen Mortuary of Mt. Pleasant. No services will be held.

Doretta Larsen

March 3rd, 2018

2/10/1930 ~ 3/3/2018

DorettaLarsenYoungCropDZgrandma2Doretta Larsen—Mother, sister, Aunt, Grandmother, and friend passed away peacefully in her beautiful family-built, Mt. Pleasant home on March 3, 2018, surrounded by her loved-ones. Doretta was born on February 10, 1930, in Fairview, Utah, to Delsa Jenivee Olson. She grew up in the Mount Pleasant area attending Wasatch Academy. Doretta earned dual degrees in business and accounting from LDS Business College. Doretta married Ray Irvin Larsen on September 11, 1947, in Salt Lake City. Read the rest of this entry »

Bradley Ray Blackham

February 27th, 2018

4/25/1982 ~ 2/27/2018

BlackhamBradley2CropBradley Ray Blackham son of David and Dianne Blackham passed away Feb. 27, 2018 at the age of 35. Brad was the beloved brother of Brett & Brittney Blackham, Emilee & John Kuchenmeister, Brigham & Belinda Blackham, Bryce & Riley Blackham and Brenden Blackham. Bradley was a loving son, brother, father and friend.
He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. As a child he was very active and loved skateboarding, biking, camping, swimming, and snowboarding. He especially enjoyed Scouting and received his Eagle Scout Award at age 13. Read the rest of this entry »

Nella Jane Winkler Watts

February 25th, 2018

7/11/1928 ~ 2/25/2018

grandmaNella Jane Winkler Watts, 89, Nella Jane passed peacefully on February 25, 2018 at the home of her daughter, Kayleen Rosalee Boone, in Red Bluff, California. Nella Jane was born July 11, 1928 in Anaheim, Orange County, California. She was the daughter of Charles Lloyd and Rose Lee Winkler. She was sealed for time and all eternity in the Salt Lake, Utah LDS Temple to Clifford Bowen Watts of Kanosh, Utah on September 1, 1948. He proceeded her in death on May 10, 2009. Upon their passing, they were reunited with two children, Sarah and Martin who passed at birth. Nella Jane is survived by her children and their spouses, Clifford (Linda) Watts, of Roseville, Ca, Charles (Jacque) Watts, of Chico, Ca, Marvan (Sandy) Watts, of Lake Plumas, Ca, Kayleen (Dan) Boone, of Red Bluff, Ca, Lloyd (Diane) Watts, of Rio Linda, Ca., 33 Grandchildren, 73 Great grandchildren, and 2 Great, great grandchildren. Read the rest of this entry »

Doyle Edwards

February 21st, 2018

08/09/1944 – 02/21/2018

EdwardsDoyleCropDoyle Edwards, 73, passed away in his sleep at home on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 in Fillmore, Utah. Doyle was born in Fillmore, Utah on August 7, 1944 to Harold and Mary Gean Edwards. Doyle loved spending time with his children and grandchildren more than anything. Doyle also enjoyed being in the mountains or out on the farm. He loved being on his back hoe and his D4 cat. Doyle was a very loving, kind and funny man. His sense of humor is irreplaceable. He will be greatly missed. Funeral service Wednesday February 28, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the Fillmore LDS Stake Center (25 S 300 W). Friends may visit Wednesday from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the church prior to services. Interment in the Fillmore City Cemetery. Online condolence at

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.