Spencer A. Crosby, 77, passed away June 24, 2015 in American Fork. Born in Delta, Utah on July 23, 1937 to Stephen A. and Mina Wright Crosby. He married Bonnie Sperry on November 5, 1955 in Nephi, Utah.
He was a teacher at Utah Valley University for 25 years in Diesel Mechanics and Hydraulics.
He is survived by his wife, 3 sons and one daughter, Boyd Ray (Liliana) Crosby, Kenneth S. (Jill) Crosby, Clyde L. (Michelle) Crosby, Jennifer (Tom) Herring, two sisters, Marva Heal and Gwen Pierce, 7 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by an infant son, Edward S., his parents, 3 brothers, Floyd, Ralph, and LaDon and sister, Norene Bowers.
Funeral services will be Monday, June 29, 2015 11:00 a.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork. Viewings will be Sunday at 6-8 p.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary and Monday at 9:45-10:45 prior to services. Interment in American Fork Cemetery. Please share a memory at andersonmortuary.com.
Keith Gilbert Larsen, beloved husband, father and grandfather, age 87,
passed away June 15, 2015, surrounded by his adoring family in Orem, Utah.
He will be lovingly remembered for his love of family, quick wit and
profound wisdom, his dapper style, love of golf, BYU sports, politics
and his constant testimony of the Lord Jesus Christ. He served
faithfully throughout his life in various callings including two full
time missions as well as serving as a Bishop.
He was born November 14, 1927 in Idaho Falls, Idaho to George Gilbert
Larsen and Vera Stanger Larsen. He married Betty Jean Soelberg on
August 31, 1951 in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple and the two have remained
at each other's side for the past 63 years.
Survived by his wife, Betty, children Collette (Ric Mazey) Larsen, Bob
(Linda) Larsen, Michael (Jennifer) Larsen, Sydney (Lee) Snarr, Randy
Larsen, Dallin (Karree) Larsen, Derek (Katy) Larsen, Chad (Robbi)
Larsen, Stacy (Matt) Harmer, Shawn (Jennifer) Larsen, 59 grandchildren,
83 great-grandchildren, and sister Kathleen Peterson. Preceded in death
by his parents, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be on June 20, 2015 11:00 a.m. at American Fork
19th Ward, 1350 North 100 East, American Fork. Viewings will be held
Friday from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North,
American Fork and Saturday from 9:45 - 10:45 a.m. at the church prior to
services. Interment at the Highland Cemetery. Please share below.
Oct.2, 1997 ~Jun. 11, 2015
Our beloved daughter, Maryah Hayley Edwards returned home to heaven on June 11, 2015 to her brother Jesus and her Heavenly Father. Maryah loved life to the fullest, had a joyful personality and loved her family and friends with all her heart. We have comfort knowing she’s happy, alive and safe with her Heavenly Father and brother Jesus. We feel her near daily.
She would want all people to buckle up or “Jan Up” and drive safe. She is remembered and loved by her family, father LaMar and mother Kimberly Edwards, sister, Jacquelynn Lancaster and her husband Jessy Lancaster, 2 brothers Bryan Edwards and Scott Edwards.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 11 a.m. in the Lehi 15th Ward, 1920 North 500 West, Lehi, Utah. A viewing will be held Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. and Thursday from 9:45-10:45 a.m. both at the church. Burial in Lehi Cemetery. Please share a memory at andersonmortuary.com. We Love you Maryah!
Keith C. Smith, 84, of American Fork, passed away at his home, peacefully surrounded by his family on June 11, 2015. Born September 26, 1930 in American Fork, UT to Oliver Clyde and Florence Jeppson Smith. He married Sherma Lu Smith on December 31, 1956 in Las Vegas, NV. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple on December 6, 1968.
Keith worked for Geneva Steel as a heavy equipment operator for over 35 years. After his retirement, he was employed by Bratt Landscaping and the Alpine School District. He was a devoted member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served faithfully in two bishoprics and various other leadership callings. He was dedicated to serving those around him. He also enjoyed spending time in the outdoors, participating in various activities including hunting, fishing, and skiing. His greatest love was spending time with his family, and he was a devoted spectator to the athletic events of his children and grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife Sherma, children: Martin (Jennifer) Smith; Michael (Danette) Smith; Matthew Smith; Suzanne Motor; 9 grandchildren, and a brother Kale Smith. He is preceded in death by his parents, a daughter Valerie, his sister Grace Bradford, and brother Merlin Smith. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Pacific Drive 2nd Ward, 700 North 507 West, Am. Fork. A viewing will be held Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, Am. Fork and Tuesday from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. at the church prior to the services. Burial in the American Fork Cemetery.
Kenneth Virgil Wootton, age 68, loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, son, and friend, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, June 8, 2015, in Lindon, Utah.
Kenneth was born on February 17, 1947, to Virgil Bert and Kathryn Bird Wootton in American Fork, Utah. He graduated from American Fork High School. Ken served a LDS mission in the Northern States. He graduated with his associates degree from Utah Technical College. He married his sweetheart, Nila Mae Smith on November 27, 1968, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He worked in the audiovisual industry. Ken loved working for the LDS Church, traveling the world, working in the temples and sharing his experiences. He loved spending time with his family camping, fishing, and traveling. He also enjoyed spending time in his yard, garden, and wood workshop. He always had various projects he was working on. Ken was an active member in the LDS Church and loved serving our Heavenly Father in various capacities.
Ken is survived by his wife, Nila, daughters Kathy (Cory) Bekkemellom and Heidi (Jeremy) Reckling, eight grandchildren, father, Virgil, and siblings Marsha Worlton, Kristeen Fillmore, and Lynn Wootton. He was preceded in death by his son, Neil Kenneth Wootton and mother, Kathryn. Ken leaves a legacy of love, service, hope, and faith. Dad, we love you and will miss you every day until we meet again.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 13, 2015, 11:00 a.m. at Lindon 18th Ward, 1030 West 1600 North, Orem. Viewings will be Friday at 6-8 p.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork and Saturday 9:45-10:45 a.m. at the church prior to services. Interment at the American Fork Cemetery. Please share a memory below.
Lenora Irene Neil Limb
Our loving mother and grandmother, Lenora Irene Neil Limb, returned to her Heavenly Father on June 3, 2015. She was born on October 11, 1926 in American Fork, Utah, to Victor Floyd and Lenora Elizabeth Butt Myers. Irene married William C. Neil on September 24, 1945 in Salt Lake City. They were sealed in the Salt Lake Temple in September of 1946. He passed away on April 8, 1972. She married Daniel W. Limb on June 13, 1978. He passed away May 8, 2003.
She attended school in American Fork, Utah. She played the trumpet in the high school band. In her later years she fulfilled one of her dreams, learning to play the organ. She has a beautiful Lowery Organ that she enjoyed playing and others enjoyed listening to.
She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and held many positions in the church. She had a strong testimony of the gospel and enjoyed sharing it with others. She loved doing family history and learning about her ancestors. She also helped many others with their family history.
She was employed by JC Penney Co. in American Fork, Orem, and Provo stores for many years.
Mom loved being with her family and being a part of family activities. She attended games, recitals, programs, baptisms, weddings, or anything her children, grandchildren or great-grandchildren were doing. She was really proud of them and loved them all. She was a good “sport”, her family enjoyed teasing her and she would tease back. She was a kind and loving person, willing to help anyone she could. She is going to be greatly missed.
She is survived by her children Blaine & Francine Neil, Sheri & Harold Spens, Kathy & Kent Rodeback, Jay and Rebecca Neil, Wonda & Abe Dalley, Carolyn & (Lavoy) Erickson, Danny & Cinda Limb and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Monday, June 8, 2015 1:00 p.m. at American Fork 3rd Ward chapel, 165 North 350 West, American Fork. A viewing will be on Sunday, June 7, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork and on Monday 11:30-12:45 a.m. prior to services. Interment at the American Fork Cemetery. Please share a memory on andersonmortuary.com.
The family would like to thank all of those who have helped in any way to take care of our mother. To the staff of “Seasons of Santaquin” we thank you for caring for and loving her and we appreciate A+ home care and hospice.
Jeffrey Scott Cowley
Our wonderful, caring, and special son peacefully left this world on May 31, 2015. He suffered from heart problems.
Jeff was born on March 7, 1985 in Provo, Utah to Ralph and Sheryl Cowley. Jeff has one daughter, Madilyn Breanne Cowley, who was the single love of his life. He adored her.
Jeff loved the great outdoors, especially fishing with his friends and family. Jeff was survived by his daughter Madilyn, his parents Ralph and Sheryl Cowley, his grandma Simons, his siblings and their spouses; Tiffany and Dave Coles, Ryan and Margaret Cowley, Bradley and Korrin Cowley, and his nieces and nephews; Katelyn, Carlee, Ada Mae, Corbin, Brock, and Trevor.
He is preceded in death by his Grandpa Simons who he cherished. They were very much alike. Jeff loved life, and he could always make you smile. He loved baseball and spending time with his family. He was always willing to help anyone in anytime of need. He is loved and will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
There will be a viewing for immediate family and close friends at Anderson Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, Am. Fork on Monday June 8th from 9:45-10:45 A.M., and a graveside service at American Fork Cemetery at 11:00 A.M.
There will be a luncheon directly after services at the American Fork Stake Center 500 N. 700 W.
June Lorraine Calapp Bassett (91) returned to her heavenly home on May 27, 2015. She was born June 23, 1923, in Arena Valley, Canyon County Idaho. When she was 3 years old her family moved to Gridley, California where she grew up and then raised her family. She married Hubert Bassett on August 31, 1941. June assisted her husband with their businesses in Gridley (Gridley Iron Works and Gridley Steel Supply). Hubert passed away April 8, 1986. They had 6 Children: son Martin (deceased Feb. 9, 2015) and wife Nedra from Lubbock, Texas, son Barry and wife Diane from Mona, Utah, daughter Nancy Rieben and husband Charles from Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, son Tom and wife Sharleta from Biggs, California, daughter Sherrie Stewart and husband Kenn from La Verne, California, and son Donald (deceased Aug. 2, 1966).
June graduated from Gridley High School June 6, 1941. She was the typist for the school newspaper. Because of her academic excellence she was a member of the California Scholarship Federation her senior year. She was an avid swimmer and participated in sports throughout her high school career. June went on to college to build her skills in bookkeeping and accounting.
Genealogy was her passion for over 60 years. She spent her later years living in Utah with much of her time being devoted to family history and temple work. June had a firm testimony of the gospel of Jesus Christ and served 3 full time family History missions for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints: San Diego, Calif. (1987), Pittsburg, Penn. (1993), and Provo, Utah (1998).
She enjoyed canning, sewing, quilting, crocheting. Knitting, and baking. She also played the violin and sang in the church choir. Her greatest love and joy, and always the center of her life, was her family now numbering over 100 members. She was deeply loved and will be greatly missed, but left us with many wonderful memories.
Funeral services will be held on Friday June 5, 2015, at 10:00 a.m, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, located at 56 South 1300 West, Pleasant Grove, Utah 84062 (viewing at 9:00 a.m.).
A graveside service will be held at the Gridley-Biggs Cemetery June 9, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. where her body will be laid to rest beside her husband Hubert Bassett.
Robert “Moose” Nelson Ostergaard, 86, of Saratoga Springs passed away May 29, 2015 in Provo, Utah. Born May 17, 1929 in Cokeville, Wyoming the son of Robert Harold and Huldah Elvira Nelson Ostergaard. He married Jennie Fisher in 1948 and they later divorced. He married Sylvia “Suzie” Park, the love of his life, August 29, 1960 in Las Vegas, Nevada their marriage was later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple December 16, 1969.
His father moved the family back to Utah from Wyoming in 1942. He started working for Geneva Steel Plant in 1943 at the age of 16. He continued working at the steel plant, holding many positions and retired after 49 years of service.
In 1950 the 145th Field Artillery Battalion was deployed to Korea. He served in the Korean Conflict as an Artillery Officer. He retired from the United States Army Reserve as a full Colonel – Infantry serving 40 years, 10 months and 29 days. Moose loved the military and had a great love for his country and served faithfully and honorably.
He was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and served in many callings. He served two Family and Church History Missions and as a part-time missionary between his full time missions. He was called as an Ordinance Worker in both the Provo and Timpanogos Temples serving over 15 years.
Survivors include his wife, Suzie; children: Lynn (Linda) Ostergaard; Karie (Terry) Wood; Kay Shafter; Patti (Craig) Frazier; Peggi Hathaway; Darlene Ostergaard; Robert Ostergaard; Todd Ostergaard; Suzy (Tracy) Sylvester; 35 grandchildren; 68 great grandchildren and his sister Louise (Harry) Bartley. He is preceded in death by his parents, three grandchildren, and his brother Mack Ostergaard.
Funeral services will be held Friday June 5, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the Sunrise Meadows Chapel, 947 Jack Rabbit Run, Saratoga Springs. A viewing will be held Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, Am. Fork and Friday from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the services at the church. Burial will be in the Utah Veterans Memorial Park. Please share a memory or condolence at andersonmortuary.com
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