Kayzlee Starr Otteson

July 27th, 2018

7/22/2018 ~ 7/22/2018

edit3Kayzlee Starr Otteson, of Mount Pleasant, UT, passed away July 22, 2018. Infant daughter of Kaydence Jo Otteson, sister of Brynlee Jane Otteson, Granddaughter of Stacie & Troy Abplanalp; Joseph & Amy Otteson. Graveside services will be held Saturday July 28, 2018 – 2:00 p.m. in the Mt. Pleasant City Cemetery under the care of Rasmussen Mortuary.

Brian Howard Anderson

July 26th, 2018

1/21/1954 ~ 7/26/2018

AndersonBrainCropBrian Howard Anderson passed away with his loving family by his side on July 26, 2018 in Mt. Pleasant, Utah. Brian was born on January 21, 1954 in Utah County to Howard C. Anderson and Eulalia Tolman. Brian grew up in Salem, Utah with his 2 brothers and 2 sisters.
He developed a love for baseball and football at a young age and grew up to be one heck of a ball player. He always had a smile on his face when either playing or watching a game.
He graduated from Spanish Fork High School in 1972. He was then hired by Trojan Explosives where he served as Union President and was a loyal employee for 31 years. Read the rest of this entry »

Elden Bruce Westenskow

July 25th, 2018

November 8, 1936- July 25, 2018

WestenskowBruceCropBruce was born on November 8, 1936 in Moroni, Utah to his loving parents, Grace Blackham and Elden P. Westenskow. He has two sisters; Joyce (Karl) Armstrong and Mary Louise (Ease) (John) Hall. Bruce attended Moroni High School, where he was student body President, and participated in FFA. He graduated high school and seminary in 1955. He served a full-time mission for the LDS church in the California mission from June 1957-1959. He attended Snow College and received his Associates degree with an emphasis in Science. He married his sweetheart Joyce Aagard on May 6, 1960 in the Manti Temple. They had five children; Lewis, Ruth (Allen) Shepherd, Marie (Chad) Shepherd, John Elden (Adrienne) Westenskow and Mathew Read the rest of this entry »

Ferris Rae Bennett

July 21st, 2018

10/8/1934 ~ 7/21/2018

bennett, ferris obituary photoOur dearly beloved daughter, sister, aunt and friend, Ferris Rae Bennett, passed away July 21, 2018 in Pleasant Grove, Utah at the Alpine Valley Care Center.

She was born October 8, 1934 in Meadow, Utah to Ivan Osborne and Roma Gull Bennett. She graduated from Millard High School in Fillmore. She attended a semester at Brigham Young University and then transferred to LDS Business College in Salt Lake City.

She served in the North British Mission from 1961-62. She was employed for many years by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Temple Square in Salt Lake City. Read the rest of this entry »

Ronna Lee Torgerson

July 20th, 2018

02/04/1931 – 07/20/2018

TorgersonRonnaOn what would have been her mother’s 125th birthday, Ronna Lee Swenson Torgerson, our sweet mother passed away and into the waiting arms of those who passed before. She was born February 4, 1931 in Fairview, Utah to Anthere and John Swenson, the youngest of 10 children. She married LaVern Torgerson June 30, 1947. They have four children: Michael (Gail), Randy (Kathy), Jacalyn (Joe) and Gary (Lynne). Mom and Dad spent many years in Wayne County Utah before moving to Salt Lake City in 1956. They moved to Denver in 1962. Mom worked for Frito-Lay in Denver for many years, driving I25 from one end of Denver to the other in rain, sleet, hail and snow. She left Frito-Lay in 1971 when they opened the first of their service stations. Read the rest of this entry »

Joseph Reuben Newman

July 18th, 2018

1/27/1932 ~ 7/18/2018

NewmanJosephCropJoseph Reuben Newman 86 of Mount Pleasant, UT passed away July 18, 2018. He was born January 27, 1932 in Springville, UT to Robert Howell and Irene Ester Clark Newman. He married Carma Stringham June 15, 1953 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. They settled in Cache Valley, and while living there he was one of the first successful kidney transplant recipients. After he was one of the most healthy men you could meet. They moved in 1971
to Star Valley, WY and spent 30 of their married years owning Star Valley Jewelry. They moved to Mount Pleasant for the last 16 years where he and Carma retired. Joe loved the out doors and especially fishing. He was an avid gardener, both for himself and his neighbors. Read the rest of this entry »

Elsie Kay Dyches

July 18th, 2018

3/7/1941 ~ 7/18/2018

DychesKay001CropElsie Kay Dyches 77 of Moroni, UT passed away July 18, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born March 7, 1941 in Fairview, UT to Caleb T. and Rachel Blackham Hartley. She married Bernell R. “Boone” Dyches on July 1, 1959 in Fairview, UT. They were married 56 years and raised four children. Kay always loved to be around her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting, spending time on the desert while her family sheared sheep, cutting wood, playing bingo and watching ball games. She excelled in gardening and taking care of her goats. She loved and had a positive impact on all who were blessed to be part of her life. Read the rest of this entry »

Freida E. Newman

July 17th, 2018

2/22/1932 ~ 7/4/2018

newmanFreidaCrop2Former Mt. Pleasant, Utah resident, Freida E. Newman passed away in her temporary home in Port Townsend, Wa. on July 4th, 2018 with her family around her bedside.
Born and raised in San Diego, Ca. along with her brother, Lee Pickering and two sisters, Evelyn Newman, Faith Bryan.
She graduated from Kearny High School, San Diego, Ca.in 1950. Read the rest of this entry »

Barbara Mae Clark Llewellyn

July 4th, 2018

10/19/1936 ~ 7/4/2018

LlewellynBarbaraCropBarbara Mae Clark Llewellyn, age 81, died on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 in Country Lane Assisted Living in Mt. Pleasant, UT. Barbara was born in Spring City, UT on October 19, 1936 (in her grandparents home) to Earldene (Jensen) and Ferd Clark. She was the oldest of six children. She had two sisters, JaNae and Connie and three brothers, Jerry, Wally and Mike.
Barbara grew up in Spring City, where she enjoyed learning how to play the piano, cooking and attending church with her Grandma Lorna. She attended North Sanpete High School where she enjoyed cheerleading, sock hops and participating in the chorus and band. It was at North Sanpete High that she met and fell in love with her eternal sweetheart, Frank Llewellyn. They married, after they graduated from high school, on August 12, 1954 in Spring City, and moved to California. Read the rest of this entry »

Larry Dale Gilgen

July 3rd, 2018

11/5/1936 ~ 7/3/2018

Larry Gilgen Photo - Obituary Larry Dale Gilgen Obituary
November 5, 2018 – July 3, 2018

Larry Dale Gilgen (Age 81), of Fountain Green, Utah passed away peacefully in his sleep the morning of July 3, 2018 from the effects of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Larry bore this trial well, and valiantly endured to the end with his loving wife, Mary constantly at his side.

Larry was born on November 5, 1936 in St. Charles, Idaho to Karl T. Gilgen and Arvilla Ann Bartholomew. Read the rest of this entry »