Barbara Hopkins Rowley

June 22nd, 2018

1/6/1924 ~ 6/21/2018

RowleyBarbaraYoungCropRowleyBarbaraCouple2Crop'Barbara Hopkins Rowley passed away peacefully on June 21, 2018 in the Millard Care and Rehabilitation Center in Delta, Utah. Barbara was born January 6, 1924 in Delta, Utah to Cecelia Lott and Thomas W Hopkins. She married Freeman Rowley February 14, 1942 in Delta, Utah. Their marriage was solemnized in the Manti Temple on April 11, 1964. She served many years in the LDS Primary in the presidency and as a teacher. She also served in the PTA and the American Legion Auxiliary. She was part of the group of seamstresses to begin work in the first sewing factory in Fillmore. She also worked many years at Duane’s Food Town. Read the rest of this entry »

Jay Howard Memmott

June 17th, 2018

6/17/2018

MemmottJayMilitaryMemmottJayHatCropJune 17, 2018 (Father’s Day) Jay got his Father’s Day wish and returned ‘home’ to be with his wife Arlene again, just 9 days short of his 99th Birthday. He was born June 26,1919 to Forrest W. And Catherine Esklund Memmott in Scipio, Utah. Jay was one of those brave men that landed on Omaha Beach in June 1944. He also saw the atrocities of the Nazi death camps and carried those memories with him for the rest of his life. After World War II he married Arlene Probert on February 26, 1946 (later sealed as a family on May 5, 1955 in the Manti, Utah Temple) and they farmed/ranched together for the next 69 years. Read the rest of this entry »

Pearl Bigler Owens

June 17th, 2018

5/30/1933 ~ 6/16/2018

GrandmaPearl Bigler Owens, passed away June 16, 2018 at the age of 85. She was born May 30, 1933 in Snowflake, Arizona to Kenneth William Bigler and LaRue Stratton Bigler. They lived in Snowflake before moving to Iowa and Missouri as a young girl, later returning to Arizona where they called home. On February 26, 1952 she married Seth Norvel Owens in the Mesa Arizona Temple. She worked the laundry and the schools for many years but her most honorable task was raising their nine children. After majority of the children were grown and out of the house Seth and Pearl moved to work the ranch in Ephraim, Utah. Upon retirement they down sized to a little a cabin on the hill in Fountain Green, Utah. Read the rest of this entry »

VonEll Larsen King

June 15th, 2018

1/6/1931 ~ 6/15/2018

VonEll Larsen King, 87 of Mt. Pleasant, UT, passed away June 15, 2018. Mother of Garry King, the late Kimberly Karouni, Jennifer Mestas and Kevin King. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday June 19, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in the Mt. Pleasant LDS 5th Ward Chapel (red brick church) with a viewing from 9:30 – 10:30 prior to services at the church. Interment in the Mt. Pleasant City Cemetery under the care of Rasmussen Mortuary.

Marva Belliston Olsen

June 7th, 2018

9/5/29 ~ 6/6/18

OlsenMarvaCropMarva Belliston Olsen passed away in the early morning on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at her daughter’s home in Spring City, Utah. It brings great comfort to know she is having a grand and joyous reunion with treasured family and friends once lost beyond the veil.

Marva was born on September 5, 1929 in Nephi, Utah, as the fourth of what would total six children to Alva Read Belliston and Harriett (Hattie) Broadhead Belliston. She was married to Jay Lawrence Olsen of Fountain Green, Utah on November 10, 1948, in the Manti LDS Temple. Read the rest of this entry »

Marilyn JoAn Wallis

June 6th, 2018

July 10,1937 – June 6, 2018

AuntieMarilyn JoAn Wallis was born on July 10, 1937 in Pratt Kansas, to Avis M. Keller and Walter F. Wallis. She returned to heaven on June 6, 2018 in Fairview, Utah.
Marilyn lived in Kansas for only a short time until the family moved to California. It was there, when she was just 18 months old, that she welcomed home her baby brother, Thomas (Tom).
Marilyn and Tom would often times spend summers with their grandparents along with several other cousins. Many stories have been shared about those times and her close relationships with other cousins would last throughout the years. Read the rest of this entry »

Lavona Bohlin Neweceral

June 4th, 2018

10/23/1934 ~ 6/4/2018

Lavona Bohlin Neweceral, 83 of Moroni, UT, passed away June 4, 2018. Born October 23, 1934 in Moroni, UT to Verla Edna Nielson & Arthur Bohlin. She is survived by her sister Margean B. Thorne (Cesar) Manteno; IL and brothers, Lamar Dale Bohlin, SLC and LasVegas; and Lynn Arthur Bohlin, SLC
Funeral Service will be held Tuesday June 12, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the Moroni LDS Stake Center with a viewing an hour prior to services starting at 9:00 a.m. at church. Interment in the Moroni City Cemetery.

Ronald Blaine Stapley

May 31st, 2018

9/10/1936 ~ 5/31/2018

Ronald B. StapleyYoungCropRonald B. StapleyCropRonald Blaine Stapley was born on September 10, 1936 and passed away on May 31, 2018 at the age of 81. Ron was the second child of three born to Edna Heaton Stapley and Blaine Stapley.

Ron was raised in Cedar City, Utah, served an LDS mission in Hawaii where he was given the name Kamaka by the Saints of Maui, and studied chemistry at the University of Utah and Utah State University. Over the summer breaks, Ron worked as a tour bus driver for the Utah Parks System. During the summer of 1959 he met Julie Ann Nielson, a fellow Aggie who worked as a cashier and singer in the Grand Canyon Lodge. Read the rest of this entry »

Ruth Colynn Hansen

May 27th, 2018

12/24/1926 ~ 5/27/2018

HansenRuth001CropRuth Colynn Hansen passed away peacefully May 27, 2018 at the age of 91 in Mt. Pleasant Utah. Colynn was born December, 24, 1926, Christmas Eve, in Ephraim Utah, to Paul Gordon and Clarissa Tidwell Hansen. She was truly a precious Christmas gift to everyone. She spent her childhood growing up in Ephraim with her siblings working on the family farm. Colynn was musically inclined and played many musical instruments. One of her fondest memories was playing in the high school and college band. Colynn graduated from Snow College and the University of Utah with honors receiving her degree in Health and Physical Education. She pursued her career teaching in the Summit and Granit school districts. Read the rest of this entry »

Vincent Paul “Vinnie” Brewer

May 22nd, 2018

12/22/1947 ~ 5/25/2018

VinnieSPRING CITY – Vincent Paul “Vinnie” Brewer was born December 22, 1947 the ninth child of 14 children born to Earl and Annie Ostler Brewer and died May 25, 2018.
Vinnie loved the mountains, hunting, fishing, camping, dancing, horseshoes, bowling, the Dallas Cowboys and women! Vince joined the United States Marine Corp and served in the Vietnam War. He was a founding member of the Spring City Sportsman and helped with many trap shoots and muzzle loader shoots. Vinnie was always joking and he had nick-names for everyone. He had a quirky sense of humor and a laugh that went with it. Read the rest of this entry »