DN “Swede” Bartlett

June 2nd, 2015

06/21/1929 – 06/2/15

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Swede was born in Eureka, CA to Ward and Dorothy Bartlett. He lived almost his whole life in the house he was born in on Pine Street with the exception of his final years which he spent in Utah living with his daughter. Growing up, he went to Lincoln Elementary School and Eureka High School where he made many lifelong friends. After graduation in 1947, he went to work for Pacific Bell. He was drafted to serve in the Korean War and he served his nation proudly. When he was discharged from the Army, he returned to Pacific Bell and continued to work there until he retired. In 1962, while he was working for Pacific Bell, he was temporarily assigned to work in Weed, CA. Read the rest of this entry »

Joseph Leo Kuchenmeister

June 1st, 2015

3/12/1942 ~ 6/01/2015

1433288882448ScannedImage_201503Joseph Leo Kuchenmeister, 73, of Ephraim, UT passed away peacefully in his home on Monday, June 1, 2015. He was born in Duluth, Minnesota on March 12, 1942 at the home of his Grandparents, to Leo and Stella (Bodin) Kuchenmeister. Joe was raised in Almena, Wisconsin with his two sisters, Karen and Laurie, until their father passed away in 1951. The family then moved to Duluth, Minnesota where he graduated from Denfeld High School. Joe served in the United States Army and was stationed in both Germany and Turkey. Read the rest of this entry »

ReNay Ellen Stam Jenkins

May 31st, 2015

3/20/1947 ~ 5/31/2015

JenkinsRenayCropFairview, UT; Our wife, mother, sister and friend ReNay Ellen Stam Jenkins returned to the loving embrace of her Father in Heaven May 31, 2015. She was the daughter of Jacob & Margaret Powell Stam born March 20, 1947 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Married Doug Jenkins September 11, 1970 in Midvale, Utah.
ReNay was kind, loving and just plain fun. She loved her family fiercely and always wanted the best for them. ReNay always had hugs and kisses for her kids and especially her grandchildren Brant, Kayden, Caleb and Kaddi. She loved to make flower arraignments and decorate. ReNay will always be remembered for her sparkling brown eyes and her beautiful smile. Read the rest of this entry »

Betty Marelene Sherman

May 24th, 2015

10/25/1925 ~ 5/24/2015

ShermanBettyCropBetty Marelene Sherman, 89 of Moroni, Utah; passed away May 24, 2015 in Payson, Utah surrounded by her loving family. Betty was born October 25, 1925 to Lionell Marion & Izela Keele Curtis in Moroni, Utah. She married her loving husband Lewis Jarvis Sherman October 29, 1945 while he was on leave from the battle of the Bulge during WWII where he was wounded receiving a Purple Heart and three Bronze Stars. After the war they lived in Spring Canyon, Utah and moved back to Moroni five years later where they raised their five children. She was a faithful servant of her Heavenly Father. Serving in the Primary for over 40 years. Read the rest of this entry »

Arlene Probert Memmott

May 22nd, 2015

12/02/1922 – 05/22/2015

MemmottArleneGranddaughterCropOur Sweet, loving Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandmother, Great-grandmother, Aunt, and Sister, Arlene Probert Memmott at age 92 passed away peacefully in her home in Scipio, Utah on Friday May 22. She was born Dec 2, 1922 in Scipio, to Samuel Don and Genevieve Probert of Scipio. Arlene married her sweetheart Jay H. Memmott on Feb. 26, 1946 and it was later solemnized in the Manti Temple on May 5, 1955. Arlene was deeply loved by everyone around her. She loved to have her family and friends stop in to visit with her and they loved to see her! Sometimes we all hoped for a piece of her famous cakes and homemade icing. She was a wonderful cook and homemaker. Read the rest of this entry »

Jack Larsen

May 21st, 2015

03/01/1943 – 05/21/2015

LarsenJackcropOur treasured Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great-Grandfather, Uncle and Friend, Jack Darrell Larsen passed away May 21st, 2015. He was born in Soda Springs, Idaho to Darrell Larsen and Lina Lee Panting Larsen Moore on March 1st 1943. He married his high school sweetheart Judy Spencer on October 1st, 1959. He attended a class for Upholstery and Mechanical drafting at Trade Tech. This is where his love of the restoration of old antique cars began. He also worked in various tire shops, Larch tire and Quality tire. Read the rest of this entry »

Tamara Lee Hendrickson Averett Petersen

May 21st, 2015

8/24/1961 ~ 5/21/2015

PetersenTamaraCropsTamara Lee Hendrickson Averett Petersen of Spring City, Ut our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, daughter, and sister passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 21, 2015 in Fairview, Ut surrounded by her family. “Tami” was born August 24, 1961 in Ogden, Ut to James Franklin Hendrickson and Laverna Montez Miller. She married Mark Averett on December 8, 1979 in Fairview, Ut who was killed two weeks after their marriage in a tragic accident. Tami later married Keith Petersen in February 10, 1981 in Mt. Pleasant, Ut. Tami loved nature. From a young age, she always could be found with some kind of small animal. Read the rest of this entry »

Joseph Lyle Barkdull

May 17th, 2015

10/12/1924 – 05/17/2015

BarkdullJosephRibbonCropJoseph Lyle Barkdull 90 of Fillmore, UT passed away May 17, 2015 surrounded by his loved ones in Fillmore, UT. Joe was born October 12, 1924 in Meadow, UT to Howard Nicholas and Minerva Stringham Barkdull. He served his country in the US Army in the European Theater in France and other countries as a mail carrier. Joe had a love of the out doors, riding horses in the mountains and in the riding club, driving a team in the chariot races and all the horse events. He had a very creative mind and could make something amazing out of nothing. Joe loved to dance and would leave a king size steak on the table if he could get up and dance instead. Read the rest of this entry »

Kathleen Snarr Olsen

May 16th, 2015

03/07/1950 – 05/16/2015

OlsenKathleenRecentOur loving mom, grandma, sibling, and friend Kathleen Snarr Olsen passed away in Payson, UT on May 16, 2015 after a fight with cancer. Kathleen “Kathy” was born on March 7, 1950 to LaVere Sharp and Challas Adams Snarr in Salt Lake City, UT. She married Daniel “Kent” Olsen on June 25, 1971 in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Manti Temple. Kathy was a teacher for 35 years. She taught preschool at Snow College, in her home, Early Intervention in Emery County and North Sanpete School Districts, in Mt. Pleasant. She loved working with children, especially special needs students. Read the rest of this entry »

Vicki Lynn Dyches Madsen

May 9th, 2015

9/26/1944 ~ 5/9/2015

MadsenVickieCropVicki Lynn Dyches Madsen 70, of Moroni passed over to loved ones after a long battle with illness May 9, 2015 in Payson, UT. She was born September 26, 1944 in Moroni, UT to Chester Alvin and Effie Lucile Simonsen Johnson. She enjoyed cooking,quilting,painting and coloring pictures among many of her hobbies. She meet her sweet heart Verdis Dyches in high school were married later and had her two children which she dedicated all her time and love. After losing her first husband in 1983 she met Steve Madsen and married they had many good times camping in the sheep camp, fishing and going to Kentucky to see her daughter and family. Read the rest of this entry »