Maurine Jensen Blackburn

December 20th, 2019

11/5/1927 ~ 12/20/2019

Maurine was born November 5, 1927, in Moroni, Utah, the 8th child of Vernile and Bertha Sorensen Jensen.
She had two older brothers (Boyce and Floyd) and five adoring sisters (Vay, Ada, Neva, Lillis and Lula). A younger brother (Dean) was born later. With such a large family, all the children had to help Mama with the housework.
Maurine also worked in her Papa’s grocery store. She became a very hard worker and later worked at the Moroni turkey plant and the Dairy Queen.
She married Merrill Dee Blackburn in 1943, the marriage was later sealed in the Manti Temple. Maurine and Dee were the parents of four children. Maurine always supported Dee in his farming and sheepherding and his love of horses, camping, hunting and especially fishing. Read the rest of this entry »

Robert “Bob” Ken Sweat

December 18th, 2019

1/19/1953 ~ 12/18/2019

Robert “Bob” Ken Sweat, left this earth December 18, 2019 in St. George, UT. Born January 19, 1953 to Melven & Florence Mary Ricord Sweat in SLC, UT. Graduated from Tabiona High School, served an LDS mission in Dublin Ireland. He worked for Utah Transit Authority and was proud of his 42 years there. Married Carol Jean Romriell May 11, 1985 in Granger, UT. Bob loved hunting and fishing with his family. He was the favorite uncle and loved spending time with his nieces and nephews. At Christmas, he spent his time as Santa’s helper and was privilege to go down to the Hopi Nation to deliver toys and joy to the children. Bob is survived by his wife Carol Sweat, Fairview, UT; siblings, Joseph Sweat, SLC, UT; Delbert (Laurie) Sweat, Mesquite, NV; James (Glenna) Sweat, Mesquite, NV; Anna (Tad) Spader, Snowflake, AZ and many nieces and nephews. Read the rest of this entry »


December 17th, 2019

12/15/1936 ~ 12/17/2019

VERA F LINDBO Vera 83 passed away on December 17, 2019, she was the wife of Myron T Lindbo, she was born in Salt Lake City Ut to Vernon and Ada Farnworth on December 15, 1936. She had nine brothers and sisters and she was their baby girl. She was a member of the LDS church, she enjoyed crocheting and wood working, she will be remembered for her kindness and love she had for others. She is survived by her older sister Faye Bean , her seven children, Cynthia (Lynn) Dillingham; Gayelyn Otteson; Sam (Lisa) Winston; Christine (Chris) Anderson; Lori (Roger) Pine; Darrin (Julie) Mitchell; Leon (Melissa) Mitchell, 42 Grandchildren, 67 Great Grand children, and 6 Great, Great Grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Saturday December 21, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Rasmussen Mortuary (96 N 100 W) in Mt. Pleasant, UT with a viewing one hour prior starting at 12:00 noon. Interment in the Mt. Pleasant City Cemetery. Online condolences at

Ellis Miller

December 17th, 2019

6/2/1939 ~ 12/17/2019

Ellis Miller completed his earthly mission on December 17, 2019 in Delta, Utah. Ellis was born June 2, 1939 in Nephi, Utah, to Joseph George and Zenna Miller. Ellis spent his early years in Scipio, Utah where he learned the value of hard work. Ellis was extremely talented and was able to fix or repair almost anything. Ellis attended school in Scipio and Fillmore, Utah, graduating from Millard High School.
Ellis was the middle child of five siblings. He has two older brothers, Russel, of Richfield, Utah and Marlin, of Scipio, Utah. After Ellis was born came brother Que, of Mayfield, Utah and sister Teresa Clark, of Rockwall, Texas.
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Connie LaRae Westfahl

December 16th, 2019

2/25/1947 ~ 12/16/2019

Connie LaRae Westfahl, formally of Moroni, Utah, passed away December 16, 2019 in Ogden, Utah. Born February 25, 1947 to Bruce James (deceased) & Phyllis Cox Irons in Moroni, Ut. Mother of Stacy Ann Westfahl, Layton, UT; grandmother of Dakota Case Shauntrey, great grandmother of Harper Case, sister of SueAnn (Gary) Johnson of Lewiston, UT; Terry Bruce (Deanna) Irons of Moroni; Kathy (Jim) Ericksen of Fairview Graveside services will be held Saturday December 21, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in the Moroni City Cemetery. Online condolences at

Diane Otteson

December 14th, 2019

11/13/1939 ~ 12/14/2019

Diane Otteson 11/13/1939 ~ 12/14/2019 Nedra Diane Otteson gained her angel wings on December 14, 2019 at home in Mt. Pleasant, Utah surrounded by her loving family. Born November 13, 1939 to Ray Andrew & Nedra Barney Swensen in Mt. Pleasant, Utah. She married Donell Otteson November 23, 1957 in Ely, Nevada. They had nine children; LeeAnne and Glenn Danner; Mary and Lavern Reierson; Tamra Terry (deceased); Kevin and Michelle (deceased) Otteson; Katherine and George Green; Julie and Barney Dye; Lisa Hubbs (deceased); Cherie and Bob Rudy; Joseph and Amy Otteson; Troy (Fred) Otteson. Mom was a homemaker, mother, and foster mother to many children. Everyone that knew her, called her mom. She loved reading, doing her puzzles in the winter and playing Scrabble with her sisters. Read the rest of this entry »

Virginia Johnson

December 6th, 2019

01/30/1933 – 12/06/2019

Virginia Henrie Johnson January 30, 1933 – December 6, 2019 Our loving mother, Virginia Henrie Johnson (86), passed away peacefully on December 6, 2019 in Orem, Utah due to causes incident to age. Virginia was born to Cutler and Mary Henrie on January 30, 1933 in Delta, Utah. She grew up on the Sutherland family farm and was the oldest of ten children. She is survived by each of them, a truly remarkable family. Virginia was a lifelong resident of Millard County. She graduated from Delta High School in 1951 and then earned her Associates Degree from BAC in Cedar City, Utah where she was a student body officer. On her birthday in 1953 she married her forever sweetheart, R. Tillman Johnson in the Manti Temple. Read the rest of this entry »

William Gould Breck

December 6th, 2019

7/1/1935 ~ 12/6/2019

William Gould Breck, 84 of Ephraim, Utah, passed away December 6, 2019 in Lindon, Utah. Husband of Deanna Breck, father of Michael, Christopher, Stephen, David, Nancey, Robert, Wendy & Jan. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday December 10, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in the Ephraim Stake Center, with a visitation from 10:00 – 10:30 a.m. prior to services at the church. Interment in the Ephraim Park Cemetery with Military Honors under the care of Rasmussen Mortuary.

Jaiden Kirk Christensen

December 4th, 2019

7/27/2009 ~ 12/4/2019

Our sweet and precious Jaiden Kirk Christensen, 10 of Freedom, Utah. Flew back to heaven in his sleep at his home on December 4, 2019. Jaiden was Born on July 27, 2009 in Nephi, Utah. To Kami Lynn Olson and Steven Clair Christensen.

Jaiden was loved and cherished by many. He was a proud brother with a big heart. Jaidens favorite activities were building, inventing, drawing, gardening, carving, photography, climbing, hiking, rock hounding, archery, hunting, fishing, sports, fireworks, campfires, tinkering with his dad’s and grandpas tools. Most of all, playing with his sisters, cousins, school mates, friends, and family. He had many genuine qualities and he loved life. Read the rest of this entry »

Robert “Ag” Nielson

November 28th, 2019

8/6/1925 ~ 11/28/2019

The Kingdom of Heaven gained a great man today November 28, 2019. Robert “Ag” Nielson was born August 6, 1925 to Peter N. and Caroline Ely Anderson Nielson in Oak City, Utah and was welcomed by two brothers, Byron and Glen. Blessed with a wondrous childhood in Oak City he was surrounded by many adventurous friends, and mountains that were extensively explored. A faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, he began his callings as a 16 year old Scout Master, received his Eagle, and remained an avid Scouter all his life. Read the rest of this entry »