Betty Jane Hayes
American Fork, Grant City, Missouri and Wendover, NV
Betty passed away July 26, 2014. Mom was born May 19, 1930 in Oakland, California to Walter Lloyd Rockhill and Hazel Isabell Bennett. She was the oldest of three children.
Mom was a person of simple pleasures. she showed love and laughter to everyone.
Mom is preceded in death by her eternal partner, Harry Frederick Hayes. They were married on Aug 25, 1956, Which was later solemnized in the Manti Temple on December 8, 1973.
Mom is survived by her sons: Walter, Thomas (Virginia), James (Jackie), Timothy (Courtney), and Wayne (Judy); her daughters: Jennie (George) and Ruth (Pete); 24 grandchildren and 31 great grandchildren.
Mom is preceded in death by the love of her life and eternity, her 3 daughters: Debbie (Bob), twins, Doreen and Loreen, her parents, daughter-in-law Susan, her brother Gene (Eleanor) and sister Dianna (Jack) and a great grandson, Scott.
Mom wanted things simple so as per her wishes we will be having a viewing Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork. Then we will be transporting her to Wendover Cemetery for graveside services on Thursday at 4 p.m.
Adelle Bryant McClellan, 76, passed away peacefully at her home in American Fork on July 25, 2014. Born April 15, 1938 in Michigan City, Indiana the daughter of John and Gladys Boss Bryant Sr. She married Clyde Earl McClellan in November of 1967.
Adelle had a tender heart and was always rescuing dogs, cats and people. She was the secret Santa of Utah County blessing many families lives.
She is survived by her two daughters: JoAnn (Scott) Shelton, Orem and Elizabeth Clydell Baker, American Fork; Daughter-in-law Alese (David) Jolley. Grandchildren, David Thorsen, Krystal (Derrick) Christensen, Michelle Thorsen. Great grandchildren Lilah and Kaylie. She is preceded in death by her husband Clyde, son Bruce Thorsen and daughter Deborah Thorsen.
Funeral services will be held Thursday July 31, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in the Anderson & Sons Mortuary Chapel, 49 East 100 North American Fork. Friends may call Wednesday at the Mortuary from 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the services. Burial in the American Fork Cemetery.
Chambrey Lee Blaney Savaiinaea, age 36. Born February 1, 1978 in American Fork to Michael Alfred and Judy Ann Mitchell Blaney. She married To'o To'o Savaiinaea September 29, 2007 in Saratoga Springs, Utah. They had 2 sons Jaedon and Jakobee. They were her life and she would do anything for them.
She was blessed with so many God given gifts and talents. She loved riding her ATV and spending time with her family. She was the most giving and loving person. She was so brave in her fight with Lupus, never letting anyone know.
She is survived by her sons Jaedon Savaiinaea and Jakobee Savaiinaea, her parents, Michael and Judy; her siblings, Bobby Jo Greenwood and Michael Ryan Blaney; her grandfather Marriner Mitchell. She was preceded in death by her grandparents: Joyce Mitchell, Allan & Virginia Blaney.
Funeral services will be held Monday, July 28, 2014 at 11 a.m. in the Lehi 4th Ward, 851 North 1200 East. A viewing will be held Sunday from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork and Monday from 9:45-10:45 a.m. at the church prior to the service. Burial in Alpine Cemetery. Please share a memory at andersonmortuary.com.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the family at any UCCU branch under the name of Chambrey Savaiinaea family.
Mom, Darlene Jones Clements, 79, left us today, July 18, 2014 in Pleasant Grove, Utah, heading out to go “Fishin”. Born September 19, 1934 in Ogden, Utah to Aldred and LaVon Jones.
To say Mom was tough is an understatement! She raised a “yours, mine and our” family. Mom loved camping, boating, water skiing and especially “FISHING”! Her favorite place to enjoy life and family was Lake Powell.
She is survived by her children: Val Clements-DiGiantommasso, and Martin, Pamela, Larry and Gwen Clements, step-sons William P. Clements Jr and Clark T. Clements, and a plethora of grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her parents, husband, William P. Clements, Sr., and daughters Sheila Clements Brown and Pauline Clements Lane.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 11 a.m. in the Camp Williams Chapel, 17111 Camp Williams Road, Bluffdale, UT. A viewing will be held Monday from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork. Burial is at the Utah Veterans Memorial Park.
Gaylen J. Cox
1929 – 2014
Gaylen J. Cox passed away peacefully in Cedar Hills, Ut at the age of nearly 85. Gaylen was born on July 30, 1929 in Manti, Utah to Geneva Jensen Cox and Charles Roscoe (“Ross”) Cox. Gaylen was the youngest of their four children, and his sisters Helen and Pauline and brother Lynn have all since passed.
Growing up in Manti during and following the Great Depression, Gaylen held a number of jobs and learned the value of hard work. He graduated from Manti High School in 1947 and then served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latterday Saints in the Central Pacific Mission in Hawaii, including serving in the leper colony on Molokai Island. Gaylen played the saxophone and was part of an orchestra of eight elders who toured the mission. He also attended Utah State, and graduated from BYU.
Gaylen and his wife Cliss Nadine Harding Cox – who passed away on June 6, 2004 – were married on January 26, 1953 in the Manti Temple after having only met on November 15. Shortly after the wedding, Gaylen left for basic training in the Army. Following his military service and honorable discharge, and after leaving Brigham Young University, Gaylen went to work at Firestone in Idaho Falls, but quickly moved onto Pfizer, then Deseret Medical.
Gaylen’s career took the family to Twin Falls, Bountiful, Denver, Oceanside, Salt Lake City, and South Carolina. Working in the medical field was one of his greatest joys. He loved his interactions with his sales staff, nurses and doctors. Gaylen also enjoyed playing golf, he was always jealous of Nadine’s holeinone trophy. Some of his favorite times were spent on the golf course with his Harding brothers. He loved to fish, ski, and was proud that he was a Charter Member of the BYU Cougar Club. He was a first tenor in the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for 11 years.
Following his retirement, he and Nadine served a mission together in England London South, where Gaylen was the first counselor in the mission presidency.
Gaylen and Nadine are survived by their three daughters – Catherine Jean Cox Crittenden (Gary), Carolyn Cox Nuttall (Reid), and Calene Cox Saltmarsh (Ron) – as well as 12 grandchildren and 13 greatgrandchildren. Gaylen leaves behind a strong family, as well as a legacy of hard work, love of music, and faith in Jesus Christ.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July19, 2014 at 11:00 a,m. at the 2nd Ward Building Relief Society Room, in Malad, Idaho. A viewing will be held on Friday, July 18 from 7 to9 pm at Anderson and Sons Mortuary Lone Peak Chapel, 6141 West 11000 North Highland, UT
Darrel Gibbs Hansen, age 94, passed away July 13, 2014 in American Fork, Utah. Born October 15, 1919 in American Fork to Leo Thornton and Neva Gibbs Hansen. He married Josephine Russon on October 15, 1940 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. Josephine passed away April 3, 2006.
Dad was a builder by trade and by heart. He put his soul into all he constructed never walking away until he felt it was perfect. He enjoyed being outdoors, hiking, hunting and fishing. He was the perfect example of service, always willing to go the extra mile. He has a great love for his family and a strong testimony of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
He is survived by 3 sons and a daughter: J.R. (MaraDee), Karl G (Shirley), D. Kim (Liz), Treena Hansen, a daughter-in-law, Diane Roundy Hansen, 15 grandchildren, 48 great grandchildren, a brother, Roland Hansen, a sister, Ruth Hansen Jones. He was preceded in death by a son, Steven Leo and a grandson, Anthony.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 10 a.m. in the American Fork 12th Ward, 673 East 300 North. A viewing will be held Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork and Wednesday from 8:45-9:45 a.m. at the church prior to the services. Burial in American Fork Cemetery.
James Taylor Thompson, age 88, passed away July, 11, 2014 in American Fork, Utah. Born May 26, 1926 in Salt Lake City, Utah to James Sidney and Annie Victoria Carlisle Thompson. He married Wineford Candland September 19, 1949 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.
He is survived by his wife, Wineford, 4 daughters & 2 sons: Ann (Mike) Winward, Joan (Rocky) Core, JT (Cinde) Thompson, Winnie (Ron) Seamons, Jayne(Travis) Smith, Talt (Kelly) Thompson, 21 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, and a brother Preston (Ileen) Thompson.
Graveside services will be held Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 12 Noon in the Elysian Gardens, 1075 East 4580 South, Salt Lake City (Millcreek). A viewing will be held Monday from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork.
Tucker Almon Smith, 14, of American Fork, UT was tragically taken from this earth while swimming with his older brother and cousins at Hyrum Reservoir on July 9, 2014. Tucker was born December 25, 1999 to Harrison Shane & Emiko Smith.
Tucker was a happy boy whose infectious smile affected everyone. His love of life was evident in everything he did. He loved to be outdoors and was active in scouting and his teachers quorum. He enjoyed school and learning, loved to challenge himself, try new things and made friends easily. Tucker had a way of making everyone feel like they were his best friend. Tucker was always willing to help, always said sorry and never missed a chance to say I love you. His kindness and helpful nature will be missed by so many.
Tucker is survived by his parents, his siblings; Braxton (15), Maura (9), Darby (8), Phoebe (4), Declan (19 mos.) and Asa (6 Mos.). Tucker is also survived by his brothers by choice; Trinity Pomana (15), Andrew Pantos (15), his grandparents, Wayne & Beth Anderson and Rose Smith both of American Fork and many aunts, uncles & cousins who adored him. Tucker is preceded in death by his younger sister, Tenille.
Funeral services will be held Friday, July 18, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in the Harbor 1st Ward, 600 South 100 West, American Fork, UT. A viewing will be held Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork and Friday from 9:45-10:45 a.m. at the church prior to the service. Burial in Lehi City Cemetery. Parents want to be sure anyone is welcome.
Donations @ Bank of American Fork under Tucker Smith.
Virginia Pikula Blaine, age 91, passed away July 11, 2014 in American Fork, Utah. Born February 17, 1923 in Detroit, Michigan to John and Mary Rozankowski Pikula. she married Edward Blaine May 14, 1944 in Salina, Kansas. Edward passed away November 19, 1984.
Virginia was an X-ray Technician in an orthodontics office, a clerk at LDS Hospital and also worked at JL Hudson Co for 9 years in Detroit. She liked gardening and traveling.
She is survived by her daughter Vivian (Jerry) Price, Walsenberg, Colorado, son, Father James Blaine, American Fork, Utah, Brother Donald Pikula, Dearborn, Michigan and a sister, Patricia Simon (Paul), Clinton Township, Michigan.
Mass will be held Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 12 Noon in St. Peters Church. A viewing will be held from 10:00-11:30 a.m.at the church. The Rosary will follow at 11:30 a.m. Burial at Mt Calvary Cemetery 275 "U" Street, Salt Lake City. Please share a memory at andersonmortuary.com.
In lieu of flowers please donate money to the St. Peter's Building fund
Eva Stanworth Abbott, age 84, passed away July 9, 2014 in American Fork, Utah. Born November 20, 1929 in Oasis, Utah to Alfred Ambrose and Ethel Merrill Barnett Stanworth. She married Mark Lynn Abbott August 7, 1946 in Salt Lake City. Their marriage was later solemnized August 2, 1954 in the Logan LDS Temple.
Eva was very active in the LDS church and loved temple work and indexing. She served as a pink lady at American Fork Hospital for many years. Mom's example of love and compassion was an inspiration to us all.
She is survived by her children: Lynda (Von) Taylor, Dixon Abbott, Shirley (Karl) Hansen, Bonnie Cullimore and John (Joyce) Abbott, 17 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her husband, Mark, her parents and a granddaughter.
Private family services will be held. Burial in the American Fork Cemetery under the direction of Anderson & Sons Mortuary. Please share a memory at andersonmortuary.com.
A special thanks to the staff at Heritage Care Center.
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