Our kind and beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, Harrison James Barrus, 87, Richfield, passed away peacefully Nov. 5, 2019, at the home of a daughter in Vernal, with his loving wife at his side. 

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William “Bill” Riggs Griffin was born Oct. 21, 1926, to Ray and Lenora Roundy Griffin in Escalante, and passed away Nov. 5, 2019, at the age of 93, in Price. Bill married Dawn Peterson Dec. 12, 1947, in the Manti temple. They had six children including Nicki (Evan) Excell, Washington City; B…

MONROE — William Neal “Bill” Morrison shed his failing earthly body to be reunited with Pat, his beloved wife of 62 years, his parents, Neal and Annabelle Morrison, and his nephew, Kenny, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Gunnison. We have lost the wisdom and guiding influence of our father, grandf…

CENTRAL VALLEY – James Loy Wheeler, 80, Central Valley, passed away Nov. 5, 2019, at his winter home in Yuma, Arizona. He was born Jan. 17, 1939, to Margaret and Claude Wheeler in Beaver. He was a very special husband, father, and grandpa, well loved by all. He was a successful business owne…

MONROE — Robert Eldred “Bob” Nilsson, the man with a perpetual smile, 88, passed away peacefully Nov. 2, 2019, at his home in Monroe surrounded by his family. He was born Dec. 16, 1930, in Monroe to James Eldred and Atella Christensen Nilsson. He married his high school sweetheart, Beverlee …

SALINA — Mother, daughter, sister, aunt and best friend, Shaylla Destiny “Lala” Mortensen, 24, passed away Nov. 8, 2019, in Salina. She was born Oct. 2, 1995, in West Jordan to Mark Troy Mortensen and Kathleen Williams Mortensen.

SALINA — Our kind and beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt, Mona Faye Webster Hatch Taylor, 95, passed away peacefully at her home in Salina in the early morning hours of Nov. 8, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Aug. 30, 1924, in Loa, a daughter …

AURORA — Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, the “one and only” real cowboy, Boyd H. Coates, 89, passed away Sunday evening, Nov. 10, 2019, in Centerfield. He was born on the Skunk Ranch in Clarion to Clarence Hyrum and Laura Jane Metcalf C…

MONROE — Evan Wilford Hansen, 96, passed away Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019, in Richfield. He was born April 11, 1923, in Monroe, a son of John Albert and Caroline Henrietta Miller Hansen. He graduated from South Sevier High School.

Pamela Kay Blackham Roundy, 59, Price, was called home to her Heavenly Father Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. 

Robert G. Meacham, born May 17, 1936, in Glenwood to Terrance Grant and Utahna Anderson Meacham, passed away Nov. 1, 2019, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He married Lorene Mason Dec. 11, 1953, in the LDS temple in Manti. Robert is survived by his wife, Lorene; three daughters, Debra Harringt…

Homer J. Olsen, 95, passed away peacefully Oct. 20, 2019, in Gig Harbor, Washington, where he lived for the last 23 years; previously, he lived inthe San Francisco Bay Area. He was born in Monroe April 7, 1924, to Homer Christian Olsen and Ruth Weimer, both Monroe. 

Betty Lou Larsen Worley, 97, passed away Nov. 3, 2019, in Monroe. She was born March 24, 1922, in Monroe to Elliott and Marion Clementina Morrison Larsen. She married Leland B. Duffin Nov. 19, 1945, in Salt Lake; they later divorced. She married Dr. William Raymond Worley, Jr. Sept. 14, 1968…

Ronald G. Bateman, 82, passed away Oct. 27, 2019. He was born Oct. 29, 1936, in Tucson, Arizona, to parents, Ronald and Florence (Naegle) Bateman St. David, Arizona. Ron was the second child of four. His siblings are Lucille and twin brothers, Connie (Conrad) and Calvin. Ron worked for the F…

MONROE — Our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, Luther Charley Skidmore, 83, Monroe, passed away Nov. 4, 2019, in Orem. He was born Feb. 6, 1936, in Bryson City, North Carolina, a son of Olie Joe and Bertha Miranda Cooper Skidmore Jr. 

BICKNELL —Our kind and beloved mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, Teresa Esteva Alarcon, 93, passed away Oct. 14, 2019, in Plano, Texas. She was born July 8, 1926, in Melipilla, Chile, a daughter of Bartoloma Esteva Gomez and Maria Enedina Alvarado Garrido. She married Ramon H. Alarcon Se…

WASHINGTON CITY - Leland Harvey Lay, 80, passed away to rejoin with the love of his life, Laverta Jensen, in the early morning Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. He was listening to his favorite cowboy music while lovingly surrounded by all seven of his children and their families. 

SALINA — Fred Michael Pannunzio, 68, passed away Oct. 24, 2019, at his home in Salina, after a long and courageous battle against cancer. He was born Sept. 23, 1951, in Salt Lake City, to Fred William and Lorraine Rainaldi Pannunzio. Fred graduated from Tooele High School and Southern Utah S…

Our kind and beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister, JoAnne Alyda Hilditch Harris, 53, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, in Provo. She was born Sept. 21, 1966, in Redlands, California, a daughter of Robert Eldon and Janet Ruth Hawes Hilditch. She graduated …

PROVO — Vonnie Jensen Burton passed away Oct. 24, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer. Vonnie was born in Salina, June 12, 1945, to Ronald F. and Melba Bagley Jensen and grew up in Richfield. She attended Richfield High School where she was active in student government, pep club and …

PLEASANT GROVE — Our angel mother, Peggy Dawn Sparks Camp, passed peacefully the evening of Oct. 25, 2019. Peggy was born to Emmett and Maythel Sparks in Montpelier, Idaho, Feb. 9, 1935. One month after Mom was born the family moved to Dingle, Idaho. “You all know where Dingle is, right? It’…

Kim Utley Wilson, 77, Richfield, passed away Oct. 28, 2019, in Provo. He was born April 2, 1942, in Richfield to Charles Keith and Marguerite LaPreal Utley Wilson.

Noreen Cahoon, 63, passed in peace Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, in Round Rock, Texas. Noreen was born Aug. 23, 1956, in Chicago, Illinois.She grew up in Chicago, Illinois and Phoenix, Arizona. 

REDMOND — Our beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Mary Lee Adams Jensen, 69, passed away Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, at her home in Redmond, with her beloved husband at her side. She was born Oct. 5, 1950, in Salina, the second of three girls born to Dean Lorel and Colleen Joy Simper Ad…

RICHFIELD — Melvin James Rider, 92, passed away Oct, 21, 2019, in Provo. Mel was born July 8, 1927, in Kanab to F. Melvin and Vola Brown Rider. Shortly after high school graduation, Mel was drafted into the U.S. Army, near the end of World War II. He married Dolores Egbert Oct. 1, 1950, and …

SALINA — Our kind and loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Joan Darlene Thompson Anderson, 81, Washington City, passed away Oct. 20, 2019, in St. George. She was born April 8, 1938, in Salina, a daughter of George W. and Nelba Flanigan Thompson. She graduated from East H…

ST. GEORGE —Terrill Staples, 93, The Old Cowboy, saddled up for his last trail ride into the loving arms of his sweetheart, Bonnie, Oct. 15, 2019. He passed away in St. George. Terrill was born Aug. 11, 1926, in Inverury, (later changed to Central Valley), the son of Elva and Delilah Washbur…

MARYSVALE — Vicky Lee Griffith Anderton, 74, passed away Oct. 19, 2019, at her home in Marysvale surrounded by her family. Vicky was born Feb. 22, 1945, in Granger to Don and Helen Griffith. She married Robert Anderton June 18, 1961, in Granger and had three children.

MONROE — Edmund Champlin Ginn, Jr., 78, San Juan Capistrano, California, departed this life Oct. 13, 2019. He was born to Edmund C. Ginn, Sr. and Virginia V. Ginn. He married his sweetheart Marie W. Ginn (deceased) May 23, 1967.

ELSINORE — Kristofer Guy Martinelli was born in Panorama, California, Dec. 21, 1969, but was taken from us far too soon Oct. 2, 2019, near his home in Elsinore. He grew up in Simi Valley, California, and spent many childhood summers and vacations in Antimony with his mom Bobbe and Brad “Dad”…

TEASDALE — Our beloved Paulyn Wanlass Pace, 56, passed away Oct. 14, 2019, at her home in Teasdale after a valiant three year battle with cancer.

Wendell “Lamar” Ogden, 80, passed away Oct. 1, 2019, at the Avalon Care Center West in Taylorsville. He was born April 14, 1939, in Fillmore, the son of Wendell Scott and Virginia Ione Olcott Ogden. 

AURORA — Howard Houser Lewis, 68, died unexpectedly Monday, Sept. 30, at his home in Aurora. Howard was born in Orem Nov. 20, 1950, to Howard R. Lewis and Carol Houser Lewis. He played catcher on a championship little league baseball team and was a key player on the 1968 Orem High School sta…

RIVERTON — Betty Jean Barney Farnsworth, 78, beloved daughter, sister, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend passed away Oct. 6, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer. 

Our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Jessa Lee Graham Root, age 83, Richfield, passed away Oct. 4, 2019, in Richfield. She was born Aug. 21, 1936, in Orfina, Idaho, a daughter of Benjamin Franklin and Pearl Zina Levander Graham. She married Flann Owen Root Nov. 10, …

MONROE — This is the story of Richard “Lee” Jensen aka Dad/G-pa. He was an amazing and generous man who was loved and cherished by those who knew him. He passed away Sept. 28, 2019, in St. George. He will be missed deeply.

Our mom, grandma, aunt, sister and friend, Lois Pearson Jolley returned to her Heavenly Father peacefully in her sleep Sept. 27, 2019, in Richfield. Lois was born Jan. 15, 1931, in TwoHarbors, Minnesota. She grew up with her younger sister, Phyllis, in Twin Harbors until their familymoved to…

Arvilla Jones Jensen Foutz, 87, Las Vegas, Nevada passed away Sept. 27, 2019, in Richfield. She was born in Cedar City to Thornton and Selma Felt Jones Sept. 20, 1932.

Gloria Georgina Sarris Knight, 89, passed away Sept. 26, 2019, at her home in Richfield. She was born Sept. 4, 1930, in Roy to George Theodore and Grace Amanda Vest Sarris. She married Henry Samuel Knight June 23, 1947, in Elko, Nevada. He preceded her in death June 13, 1981.

MONROE — Delra Davis Lee passed away peacefully Sept. 25, 2019, at the age of 83. She was born Dec. 6, 1935, in Wheeling, West Virginia, to Ira and Daisy Ardella Thompson Davis. She married Henry “Hank” Shepherd Lee May 9, 1959.

Beverlv Dean Davies Groesbeck passed away Sept. 30, 2019. She was born May 26, 1929, in Fillmore to Reuben K. and Anna Dean Chesley Davies. She attended Millard High School and met Paul Groesbeck there at her high school graduation dance. She attended Utah State University and Paul followed …

SANDY — Loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to so many, Marilyn Sorenson Nordfelt, 75, Sandy, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family and friends Sept. 26, 2019.

Dayne Theone Dalton, 54, returned to his Heavenly Father Sept. 22, 2019, after a courageous fight with Myeloid Leukemia. He was born April 9, 1965, in Richfield.

My name is Larry Ray Greenwood, and I am a 42-year resident of Richfield. If you are reading this, it means that my brain cancer, Gliobastoma Multiformae, hastened my return to my Heavenly Father way too soon at age 65. I reluctantly left mortality Monday morning, Sept. 16, 2019, in Centerfield. 

PLEASANT GROVE — Lorna Cowley Walker passed away in Lindon Sept. 18, 2019, at the age of 94. Lorna was born in Venice to Ray and Jennie Davis Cowley. 

Our beloved wife, mother, daughter, grandmother and friend, Jacquiline “Jackie” Campbell Worthen, 61, Richfield, passed away peacefully at her home Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. 

Carla Jean Ogden passed away Sept. 17, 2019, in Murray, at age 74. Carla was the oldest daughter of Carl Foy and Jean Marie Sperry Ogden. She was born Jan. 12, 1945, in Richfield. She was a cherished aunt to the Hepners: Brian Andrew, Weston Stuart, Sheldon Gregory, Terrance Lindsay and Ceir…

SALINA — Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, Lloyd Dale Stitt, 68, passed away peacefully at home in the arms of his family Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Salina. 

SALINA — Our beloved husband, father, son, grandfather, uncle and friend Lee A. “Ruger” Robinson, 61, Salina, passed away Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Orem. 

WELLSVILLE – James Sorensen Parkinson passed away Sept. 13, 2019. Born June 30, 1938, he was the son of Harold Williamson Parkinson and Vella Allen Sorensen from Wellsville. His early years were spent in Wellsville, where he began his love of the outdoors and hiking. Many years of his life h…