Dalton Lee George

February 9th, 2020

12/5/1994 ~ 2/9/2020

Dalton Lee George, 25 of Kanosh, UT, passed away February 9, 2019 in Monahans, TX. Husband of Tamara Viola Watson George; son of Michelle George and Gale Brant George. Funeral Services are Pending at Rasmussen Mortuary.

Donald Parley Turner

February 1st, 2020

3/10/1920 ~ 2/1/2020

Donald Parley Turner, age 99, passed away February 1, 2020, a month short of his 100th birthday, at Southern Utah Veterans Home in Ivins, Utah, from complications due to pneumonia. He was born March 10, 1920, in Holden, Utah, to Rawldo Ward and Elmeda Johnson Turner. He grew up in Holden, working on the farm with his parents, brothers, and sisters. He loved the mountains east of town, especially the time he spent with friends at the forest service cabin which he helped build as a young man. He graduated from Millard High School in 1938, and then had the opportunity to serve an honorable mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Central States Mission, headquartered in Independence, Missouri. After returning home from his mission, he served his country in World War II as a member of the Army Air Corps as a mechanic and gunner on the B17 aircraft for 2 1/2 years. Read the rest of this entry »

Joan N Smith

January 25th, 2020

06/03/1943 – 01/25/2020

The anchor of our family, Joan (Patsy) Smith peacefully returned home to her Heavenly Father on January 25, 2020 surrounded by her family. Joan was born June 3, 1943 in American Fork, Utah. She graduated from Pleasant Grove High School in 1961 and began work in the Church Office Buildings in Salt Lake City. She married Craig Smith on November 5, 1971. She was firm in her faith as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints where she served in many callings including 13 years of dedicated service in the Manti Temple. She was a loving example to all who knew her but particularly to her children, Grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Read the rest of this entry »

Bernard Jay Jacobson

January 24th, 2020

6/13/1943 ~ 1/24/2020

Bernard Jay Jacobson peacefully passed away on January 24, 2020. Bernard was born June 13,1943 to Rellis Monard Jacobson and Flora Christensen. He was the oldest of 7 children. His early years were spent in Orem. He met the love of his life Janice and married her on March 16, 1961. they were sealed for time and eternity in the Provo Temple on July 16, 1985. Lessons Learned from Bernard

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Kenneth Edwin Smith

January 18th, 2020

2/16/1959 ~ 1/18/2020

Kenneth Edwin Smith,60, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, passed away at the Sanpete Valley Hospital on January 18, 2020. His remaining son, family and good friends surrounded him when he passed at 8:11p.m. Kenneth was born on February 16, 1959 in up state New York to Wallace Francis & Grace Mary Remington Smith. On January 21, 1980 in Arapahoe, WY, he married Sheila Charlene Hermanson together they raised two sons, Joshua David Smith, and Samuel Wallace Smith. Kenny had a love for music, and agriculture that he enjoyed to the fullest to his last days. He grew up milking cows. His wife of 32 years proceeded him in death on August 10, 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

Allen Bernell Christensen

January 13th, 2020

8/14/1937 ~ 1/13/2020

Allen Bernell “Boon” Christensen passed away peacefully with his sweetheart by his side after a valiant, 6-year battle with cancer. Bernell was born August 14, 1937 in Spring City, Utah to Allen and Ruby Christensen. He was the oldest brother to Voneal, Robert and Marilyn.
While attending Moroni High School, Bernell thrived in sports, especially baseball and basketball, lettering all 4 years.
After attending Snow College, Bernell married his high school sweetheart, Sherrill Tidwell, in the Manti Temple, July 18, 1958. This began their 62 year journey through life together. Shortly after marriage, they settled in Salt Lake City, but a piece of his heart would always remain in the Sanpete Valley.
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Leona Adaline Felton Lichtenwalter

January 13th, 2020

3/17/1923 ~ 1/13/2020

Leona Adaline Felton Lichtenwalter passed away January 13, 2020 in Mt. Pleasant, Utah. She was born March 17, 1923 at Moland, Minnesota. She was the second child of Adelbert Austin Felton Jr. and Ina May Griffin Felton. Her siblings were an older brother, Clyde Faudyce Felton and younger siblings Earnest Lyman Felton, Almerta Aretha Ferdon, Edna Marie Faanes, and adopted son Clyde Faudyce Felton Jr. She is survived by Almerta Aretha Ferdon of Sunset, Utah and Clyde Felton Jr. of Indiana. She joined the WAVES in 1943 where she met and married Calvin John Lichtenwalter of Chicago, Illinois, a Marine double amputee. They were married Feb.10, 1945 at Mare Island, California. Read the rest of this entry »

Elliot Julius Arnoldson

January 9th, 2020

5/20/1927 ~ 1/9/2020

Well, we’ve done it. We finally discovered how long an Arnoldson can truly live. Our track record wasn’t very spectacular until now. At age 92, Elliot outlived his mother and wife by three years, eighteen years longer than his sister, one son by 40 years, his father by 61 years, and his brother by 86 years. All with his staple diet of mutton and gravy.
Elliot Julius Arnoldson escaped the shackles of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia on the morning of January 9, 2020 in Centerfield, Utah after sustaining injuries from a fall a month prior. He was born in Moroni, Utah sometime between May 20th and May 24th in 1927 to Elyoung and Henrietta Christensen Arnoldson. Records were not meticulously kept in those days so no one was certain exactly which day he was born. Read the rest of this entry »

Robert “Bob” Ned Rees

January 6th, 2020

Robert “Bob” Ned Rees, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend passed away January 6th in the comfort of his home with his wife by his side. Bob was born March 24, 1960 to Thomas Junior Rees and Coral Kaye Peterson. He married his soul mate, Brinda Lee Brewer on February 20, 1980. Together they had two beautiful children, Annie Kaye and Robert Thomas.
Bob worked as a coal miner for Skyline Mine for the past 29 years. In his spare time, Bob enjoyed shed hunting, wood working and most of all being a grandfather to his precious grand children, Mitchell, Brock, Cole, Sophie, and Kayson. Read the rest of this entry »

Marilyn Larsen

January 3rd, 2020

6/9/1939 ~ 1/3/2020

Our dear mother, grandmother, and friend Marilyn Larsen is now dancing again with the love of her life. Marilyn has returned home to her Heavenly Father on January 3, 2020. She loved to cook, camp, and fish. She also loved sharing her memories and stories which were endless adventures. Marilyn loved each and everyone of her children and grandchildren even though distant, she remained full of love for each of them. Marilyn along with her husband worked extremely hard at providing for their family and also a successful automotive business. JD Auto was her second home. Along side of Geno they managed and built a legacy. Marilyn was known for her sassyness in a very class way. She will forever be missed and laid to rest along with her life long husband. James Eugene Larsen, Sr. Read the rest of this entry »