CENTERFIELD — Our loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, Margaret DeAnn Harward Colby Jensen, 58, passed away Monday, Dec. 11, in her home in Centerfield. She was born April 12, 1959, in Richfield to Douglas C. Harward and Margaret Kiesel, who later divorced. She married Steve Co…

Saxen Ryley Hurst, born July 31, 1997, was killed in a motorcycle accident Dec. 2, while travelling on Silverlake Road in Tuscon, Arizona. A truck failed to yield and pulled out in front of Saxen.

SALINA — David H. Boyce, 65, passed away in his home in Salina Dec. 6. He was born Feb. 27, 1952, in Salt Lake City to William Harold and Elaine Tullis Boyce. 

ELSINORE — Funeral services for Raymond Lee Johnson took place Friday, Dec. 8, in the Elsinore LDS ward chapel, with Bishop Derrick Moore conducting. 

AURORA — Funeral services for Clark Wendall Brunson took place Saturday, Nov. 25, in the Aurora LDS 1st ward chapel, with Bishop Allen Mason conducting. 

MARYSVALE — Funeral services for Lola Dawn Smoot Gottfredson took place Monday, Dec. 11, in the Marysvale LDS ward chapel, with Bishop Travis Kennedy conducting. 

Saxen Ryley Hurst was born in Richfield to Vicki Ann and Alan Hurst. 

MONROE — Funeral services for Kent Stevens took place Saturday, Dec. 9, in the Joseph LDS ward chapel, with Bishop Stephen Levie conducting. 

Lewis Eugene “Gene” Curtis, 91, passed away quietly Nov. 20, in St George, from surgical complications.

GUNNISON — David Morley Despain, 76, passed away peacefully in his home from natural causes Monday, Nov. 27. 

Roger Thomas Ogden was born in his family home in Richfield, Dec. 15, 1937, to William Thomas Ogden, Jr., and Relva Geneva Meacham. He passed away peacefully in his home in Vermillion Nov. 29, following an eight-year bout with cancer.  

Raymond Lee Johnson, 61, passed away Dec. 3, in his home in Elsinore after a valiant battle with stage four brain cancer. He was a fighter and lasted longer than expected, giving his family more precious days with him. He was born Jan. 17, 1956, in Richfield to Ronald James and Myrna V. Yerg…

Christopher Michael Stewart our “uncle brother,” 45, passed away suddenly from complications of a brain aneurysm, Nov. 27, in Provo. He was born Oct. 3, 1972, in Murray.

MARYSVALE — Lola Dawn Smoot Gottfredson, 83, passed away in Cedar City, Dec. 3, after a long illness. She was born Sept. 25, 1934, in Richfield, to Haws and Ione Gleave Smoot. She married Brent Gottfredson, April 14, 1954, in Kelso, Washington. He preceded her in death May 22, 2014.

MONROE — Thelma Morrill Pope, 92, passed away Nov. 28, in Richfield. She was born May 15, 1925, in Marysvale to Clarence H. and Ada Howes Morrill.

Florence Elaine Johnson Blackwell, 88, was born March 2, 1929, to Roy C. and Wilhelmina Johnson in Washington D.C., and passed away Nov. 30, in Washington. She is survived by her husband, William L. Blackwell; children, William Kay (Shelley), Washington; Susan (Ron) Burr, Marysvale; David (N…

MONROE — Our good brother, uncle and friend, Kent Hansen Stevens, 76, passed beyond this world Nov. 28, to be with his parents, sister, Nancy and brother, Victor. He passed away in Richfield. He was born July 26, 1941, to Lyle and Leah Hansen Stevens. 

Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, James Ronald Nite, 81, passed away Nov. 13, in Centerfield. He was born July 14, 1936, in Los Angeles, California, a son of James Graham and Hazel Dunn Nite. He married the love of his life, Carol Ann Hutchins, Sept. 17,…

Patricia Lynn Robins Sorenson, passed away peacefully in her home in Koosharem Nov. 16. She was born Oct. 29, 1938, in Salina, to Grant and Daphne Robins. She married Ell Sorenson June 4, 1960, in the Manti Temple. 

Rachel Dawn Shire, 41, passed away Nov. 14, at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center in Provo from complications of a short illness.

Our loving husband, father, grandpa, brother and great friend, Brent Thomas Cowley, 71, passed away Nov. 14, in Richfield. He was born Oct. 29, 1946, in Richfield to Anthony Oscar and Irene Shaw Cowley. He married Julie Ann Meacham April 2, 1971, in the Manti Utah Temple.

ELSINORE — Funeral services for Ila Dean Hunt Huntsman took place Thursday, Nov. 2, in the Elsinore LDS ward chapel, with Bishop Derek Moore conducting. 

Gyann Sorenson Huntsman, 78, passed away at her home in Richfield, Nov. 7, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Dec. 29, 1938 in Salina, to Guy James and Phebe “Dickie” Murphy Sorenson.

SALINA — McKay Mickelsen, 84, wonderful and loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather, brother and good friend to all. He returned to his Heavenly Father Nov. 8, surrounded by his loving family in his home in Salina. 

Funeral services for Julia Ann Magleby Peterson Mohr took place Saturday, Nov. 11, in the Edgemont LDS 11th ward chapel, with Bishop Nathan Tanner conducting. 

ESCALANTE — Frank Peterson Coleman, 88, passed away Thursday, Nov. 9, in his home with his family by his side, after a very long battle to breathe. It had been 25 years since he lost one lung and his only son. He was ready to move on. 

Our kind and beloved mother, grandmother, sister and aunt Ilene Ann Brunson Knudson, 60, passed away Nov. 4, in her home in Richfield. She was born May 20, 1957, in Englewood, California, a daughter of Layton Earl and Margie Cox Brunson. She graduated from Valley High School in 1976. 

Robert Leo Killebrew, 87, passed away Saturday, Nov. 11. Bob was born in Hartshorne, Oklahoma, September 12, 1930, to Bill and Mary Ester Killebrew. He is survived by his devoted wife of 60 years, Bonnie and seven children, Kelly, Scott, Steve (Iman), Suzette, Tony (Martha), Sheri and Keri (…

MONROE — Funeral services for Naoma C. Kern took place Saturday, Nov. 11, in the Monroe LDS 4th ward chapel, with Bishop Eric Carter officiating. 

TROPIC — Our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, Duane N Stewart, 71, passed away Nov. 12, in Salt Lake City, surrounded by his family after a very short, but valiant battle with leukemia. Although we only knew for three days that Dad had cancer, we were able to spend those day…

MONROE — Funeral services for Kirt W. Anderson took place Friday, Nov. 10, in the Monroe LDS 4th ward chapel, with Eric Carter conducting. 

Our beloved Naoma Clark Kern, 73, passed away peacefully in Monroe, Nov. 5. She was born Feb. 20, 1944, in Salt Lake as the second child of the late Ruby and Grant Averett. Naoma was married to James Robert Kern March 10, 1991, and was sealed for time and all eternity March 10, 1992, in the …

VENICE — Funeral services for June Sharon Cowley took place Monday, Oct. 30, in the Venice LDS ward chapel, with Bishop Branden Anderson conducting. 

Our beloved father, husband, brother and friend passed away on All Souls Day, Nov. 2, after a long battle with multiple cancers. He was a “Downwinder” raised in Loa as the consummate “sheep herder” and a tractor driver at age 6, he spent his formative years farming, working for the US Forest…

Our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, passed away peacefully at home in Provo, surrounded by her family Nov. 1, from liver failure. 

Kirt W. Anderson, 72, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather passed away in Hurricane, Nov. 5. He was born May 15, 1945, to Neil Donald and Norma Barney Anderson. He married Norma Jean Jensen Sept. 1, 2001, and they were later sealed in the Manti LDS Temple. 

Funeral services for Jeannice Chavez Colby took place Friday, Oct. 27, in the Monroe LDS 1st ward chapel, with Bishop Darin Robinson conducting. 

Funeral services for Jeanette “Judy” Colby Sharpe took place Saturday, Oct. 28, in the Sigurd LDS ward chapel, with President R. Bryce Warner conducting. 

June Sharon Cowley, 88, passed away in his home in Venice surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 8, 1929, in Venice to Charles William Jr. and Leah Mateldia Gardner Cowley. He married Margaret Forbush, the love of his life Sept. 2, 1950, in Venice. The marriage was solemnized Jan.…

ELSINORE — Ila Dean Hunt Huntsman, 84, passed away Oct. 25, in Richfield. Ila was born April 2, 1933, in Sevier, to John Donald and Marvell Ann Utley Hunt. 

MONROE — Peggy Sue Nay Passed away peacefully on the night of Oct. 21. 

Joyce Albrecht, our mother, grandmother, sister and friend quietly slipped away from this life Oct. 18, surrounded by her family at Diamond Janes Assisted Living in Grantsville. She was born Nov. 7, 1929, in Richfield, to Joseph Lyman and Violet Fern Wilkinson Anderson, the second child of s…

REDMOND — Colette Peterson Logan, 59, passed away peacefully in her sleep Oct. 17, from complications surrounding cancer. 

Funeral services for Lazon “Bonnie” Larsen Cowley took place Wednesday, Oct. 18, in the Magleby Mortuary chapel, with Bishop Branden E. Anderson conducting. 

MARYSVALE — Funeral services for Jacob Douglas Honsinger took place Saturday, Oct. 21, in the Marysvale LDS ward chapel, with Bishop Travis Kennedy conducting. 

SIGURD — Our dear Jeanette “Judy” Colby Sharpe, passed away Oct. 22, in Provo, following an extended illness. 

LYMAN — Oct. 20, the lights went out in Moab when we lost our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Montez Sorenson Steele. Montez passed away in her home surrounded by her loving family.

MONROE — Jeannice Chavez Colby, 79, passed away peacefully Oct. 22, at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family.

SALINA — Johannes Hardy “Joe” Springer, 83, passed away Oct. 13, in Provo. He was born Mar. 10, 1934, to Johannes Dirk and Adeline Hardy Springer in Fort Benton, Montana. Joe married Sharon Moss Oct. 30, 1959, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. 

Funeral services for George Byron Hawley took place Saturday, Oct. 14, in the Magleby Mortuary chapel, with President Charles Hawley (son) conducting.