Neal Jay Curtis

May 8th, 2014

05/17/1935 ~ 05/08/2014

VLUU L200  / Samsung L200Neal Jay Curtis, 78, of Moroni, UT passed away May 8, 2014 from a heart attack. He was born May 17, 1935 in Moroni, UT to Neal Kenner and Mable Curtis. He grew up in Moroni, served in the U.S. Army, and attended Snow College. He met his wife, Cleone Alcorn, in Salt Lake City, UT, and they were married in the LDS Manti Temple on December 8, 1962.
Jay was a devoted husband and father. His greatest enjoyment in life came in spending time with his family. He particularly enjoyed family vacations and playing with his grandchildren. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and camping. He was an avid gardener known for his meticulous vegetable gardens and bounteous harvests. Read the rest of this entry »

George Arley Jackman

May 8th, 2014

01/21/1929 ~ 05/08/2014

JackmanGeorge29George Arley Jackman, 85 of Moroni, Utah passed away May 8, 2014 at home with his family around him. He was born January 21, 1929 at home in Levan, Utah to Fredrick Perris & Bertha Pierce Jackman. He graduated from Juab High School in Nephi, Utah. He met Marie Jensen at a dance in Moroni, Utah and Married her August 20, 1948 in Nephi, Utah. Solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple March 20, 1991. Arley and Marie lived and raised their family in Moroni, Utah. Arley worked at NRP for 32 years while farming. He enjoyed cattle ranching, hunting and fishing. Arley loved his wife and family. He is survived by his wife Marie Jackman, Moroni, UT; sons, George (Carole) Jackman, Moroni, UT; Corey (Suzette) Jackman, Moroni, UT; sister, Lucy Arnold, American Fork, UT; 20 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents; children, Bernetta Marie, David Arley, Ronald Kent and Ricky Alan and eight siblings. Funeral services will be held Wednesday May 14, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in the Moroni LDS Stake Center. Viewings will be held Tuesday from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. prior to services both at the Stake Center. Interment in the Moroni City Cemetery. Online condolences at

Eph Leon Bryant

April 29th, 2014

06/28/1934 ~ 04/29/2014

BryantEphCropEph Leon Bryant passed away Apr. 29, 2014. He was born June 28, 1934 to Floyd & Erma Iverson Bryant in Leota, UT. He grew up in LaPoint & Lehi, UT & Buckeye AZ. Eph loved farming and could turn a hand to almost anything. He was the kind of person who made friends wherever he went. He was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 2 sisters and also his parents. He is survived by 3 sisters, Kay (Ted) Bradshaw, Paso Robles, CA; Elva Christofferson, Mt. Pleasant, UT; and Cheree (Phil) Phillips, Pleasant Grove, UT. Graveside services will be held Tues. May 6, 2014 at 12:00 noon in the cemetery in Leota, UT. There well be a viewing Monday May 5, 2014 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Rasmussen Mortuary (96 N 100 W in Mt. Pleasant, UT). Happy trails Eph, we love you. Online condolences at

Anni Hasbo Mulder

April 27th, 2014

03/31/1940 ~ 04/27/2014

MulderAnni2Fairview, Utah; after a long struggle with cancer, Anni passed away peacefully in her sleep on April, 27, 2014. She was born in Copenhagen, Denmark on March 31, 1940 to Jan Felix Gredsled & Inger Hasbo. In 1960 she immigrated to the U.S. where she worked as a seamstress. She had a love for gardening and received several beautification awards. Later became a Massage Therapist and for over 20 years enjoyed educating, caring and helping others. She is survived by her sister Nina (Gunnar) Lindgaard, Denmark; and was a loving mother of five children, Anne Marie (Todd) Poulsen, Erik (Andrea) Kristensen, Alan (Lois) Kristensen, Alice Lindgaard, Albert (Kelly) Mulder; grandmother of 14 and great grandmother of 5. Preceded in death by her parents, brother Jann and great granddaughter Jordan. Services will be held Saturday May 3, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in the Fairview 3rd Ward Chapel (131 E 100 N Fairview, UT). Viewings will be held Friday May 2, 2014 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Rasmussen Mortuary (96 N 100 W Mt. Pleasant, UT) and Saturday from 9:30 – 10:00 a.m. prior to services at the church. Interment in the Fairview City Cemetery. Online condolences at

Brenda Clarke

April 27th, 2014

12/20/1940 – 04/27/2014

ClarkeBrendaCrocadileCropOur dearest mother, Brenda J Clarke, passed away peacefully in her home in Holden, UT on Sunday April 27 2014 at 6am. Leaving her two children, Trishia Y. Starley, James B. Leonard , eight grandchildren, & seven great grandchildren, along with her only sister ,Avril Frank to carry on her beautiful memory. She was born December 20, 1940 in Manhattan, NY to Harold Burke & Daphne Isabel Campbell Murray. She married John Aylwin Clarke Jr. April 5, 1995 in Santa Anna, CA he passed away July 1, 2010. Funeral services will be Saturday May 3, 2014 at 12:00 noon in the Holden LDS Chapel. Friends may call Saturday from 10:00-11:30 a.m. prior to services at the church. Interment in the Holden Town Cemetery. Online condolence at

Nancy Wanetta Jess

April 24th, 2014

6/6/1940 – 04/23/2014

JessNancyMt. Pleasant, Utah – Nancy Wanetta Jess, age 73, passed away , April 23, 2014. Miss Jess was born 6 June, 1940 in Macedon Center, New York, a daughter of the late Rolen and Nellie (Swan) Jess, and resided in Mt. Pleasant for over 8 years. Nancy was employed for over 50 years as a Medical Secretary in various hospitals in the United States. She is survived by a brother Ronald (Bonnie) Jess of Dover, DE; sisters Mrs. Patricia (David) Fisher of Newark, NY, Mrs. Bonnie (Donald) Hunt of Shinglehouse, PA, and Brother-in-Law, William (Janiel) of Ogden, UT. Read the rest of this entry »

Kelly Jack Shepherd

April 21st, 2014

05/25/1980 ~ 04/21/2014

ShepherdKellyGraduationCropKelly Jack Shepherd, of Manti, Utah passed away April 21, 2014 in Manti, Utah. Born
May 25, 1980 to David Leland Shepherd & Julie Ann Timms in Mt. Pleasant, UT. Kelly is a brother of David Wade Shepherd, Billy & Marcie Peters, Justin Peters, Saydeez & Weston Ivory,
Showey Shepherd, Shellby Cuellar, Jack Shepherd, Caleb Cuellar, Jacob Shepherd. Funeral services were held Sat. April 26, 2014 – 1:00 p.m. at Rasmussen Mortuary in Mt. Pleasant, UT.

Paul LeRoy Hansen

April 21st, 2014

09/28/1941 – 04/21/2014

HansenPaulLeRoyCropFixPaul LeRoy Hansen 72 of Chester passed away April 21, 2014 in Mount Pleasant, UT. He was born September 28, 1941 in Tooele, UT to Harold Allred & Verna Lorna Mortensen Hansen. Paul served in the US Navy from 1958- 1962 as a machinist. He married the love of his life, Roxanne Sharon Emerson on March 22, 1975 in Elko, NV. Dad loved the outdoors. He was happiest on top of the mountain casting his pole as the sun rose. He was an accomplished mechanic and businessman. Paul helped organize and manage diesel mechanic shops through out his career. His last 30 years were spent at Spanish Fork Diesel with some great people and friends. He was an amazing husband and father. Read the rest of this entry »

Marilyn Nelson

April 20th, 2014

05/27/1929 – 04/20/2014

NelsonMarilynMarilyn Nelson 84 of Fairview, UT passed away April 20, 2014 in Provo, UT. She was born May 27, 1929 in Fairview, UT to Byron Glen & Aldeva Gertrude Johansen Larsen. She lived in Fairview and Clear Creek before her marriage to Mark Jay Nelson on December 26, 1947 in Provo, UT. Later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple. She was a wonderful mother to 5 children, 2 of whom, Layne Merrill and Mary Lee died at a young age. She was a member of the LDS church and had many callings in Primary, Relief Society and cub scouts as well as working in the Manti Temple for 4 years. Marilyn volunteered on the board of the Fairview Senior Citizens as well as volunteering at the Fairview Museum. She worked at Safeway while she lived in Price, UT before returning to retire in Fairview. Read the rest of this entry »

Richard “Dick” Ray Ruiz

April 10th, 2014

03/03/1937 ~ 04/10/2014

RuizRichardCoupleCropRichard Ray Ruiz, age 77, passed away peacefully at his home on April 10, 2014. Richard was born on March 3, 1937 to Bernard J. and Pearl Shields Ruiz in Salt Lake City, UT.
He married the love of his life, Margaret Anne (Peggy) Ruiz, on Feb. 1, 1960. The marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple on June 14, 1962.
He graduated from Granite High School and worked at Fred A. Carlson Cadillac, Kennecott and Mark Brown/Ethan Allen Furniture. In 1968 he moved to Sanpete County and started a career in real estate, owning and operating United Farm Agency and Unitee Real Estate for over 40 years. Read the rest of this entry »