March 9, 1941 ~ March 3, 2014
Mary Ethel Richins Stevenson, 72, of Pleasant Grove passed away on Monday, March 3, 2014. Ethel was born the March 9, 1941 in Pleasant Grove, Utah to William and Dee Hatch Richins. She married the love of her life Roger Ray Stevenson on August 16, 1957.
Ethel grew up in Grantsville. She was 6th of 7 siblings. Mom was very close to her family. Her and Dad loved to camp. Which we never did without all the family around. Mom loved to cook, even tho she said she was not good at it. She loved to read, sew, crochet and knit. She was always there to help anyone. After Dad passed in 1982, Mom helped with Hospice and used her sewing talents to make slippers and blankets for nursing homes. She was a very compassionate lady. She knew her own mind and spoke it. Mom was the rock of our family.
Ethel raised her family of 4 in Pleasant Grove: Roger (Celeste), Danny (Sheila), Kristine, deceased (Ron, Annette) and Mindy (Erick). She is survived by 17 grandchildren, 34 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.
Ethel's family will celebrate her life with a viewing held Monday, March 10th from 10:30 to 11:45 at the Timpanogos Sixth Ward Chapel, 332 East 500 North, Pleasant Grove. Funeral services will begin at 12:00 noon at the same location. Interment will be in the Pleasant Grove City Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.
December 7, 1938 ~ March 4, 2014
Lova Cherie Jensen Raab, 75, of Orem passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Lova was born December 7, 1938 in Murray, Utah to William and Lova Jane Snow Jensen. She married David K Raab on September 20, 1968 in Lehi. Their marriage was solemnized February 20, 1970 in the Salt Lake Temple.
Lova grew up in Draper and later graduated from Lehi High School in 1957. She worked for Mountain Bell and retired in 1990 after 30 years of service. Lova was a devoted member of the LDS Church and served faithfully in many callings during her life including the Young Womens Presidency, a Relief Society Teacher, and Visiting Teacher. She enjoyed serving three missions with David in her senior years and was a proud member of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers. Lova was always happy, had a great sense of humor and dedicated her life to serving others. Her family was her greatest joy and passion.
She is survived by her husband David of Orem; five children: Scott (Tonya) Raab, Lehi; Wade (Glenda) Raab, Orem; Michael (Lizzette) Raab, Eagle Mountain; Larry (Mary) Raab, American Fork; David Raab Jr. , Salt Lake City and 16 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren and two brothers: Ray Jensen and Joe Jensen.
Funeral services will be held Monday, March 10, 2014 at 2:00 pm in the LDS Chapel, 80 West 900 South, Orem. Family and friends may attend a viewing Sunday evening from 6-8 pm at Olpin Family Mortuary, 494 South 300 East, Pleasant Grove and at the church on Monday from 12:30-1:45 pm. Interment will be in the Orem City Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.
The family would like to offer their heartfelt thanks to the Doctors and Hospital Staff at UVRMC and the staff at Stonehenge in Orem for their loving care of our wife and mother.
June 11, 1926 ~ March 1, 2014
Bliss Jarvis Brimley Hansen, 87, of Provo passed away peacefully Saturday, March 1, 2014. Bliss was born June 11, 1926 in Spanish Fork to Samuel P and Hannah Shepherd Jarvis. She married Don E Brimley on April 19, 1945. Don passed away in 1990. She married Ronald G Hansen on June 26, 1993.
Bliss grew up in Pleasant Grove and graduated from Pleasant Grove High School. She worked for many years as a Legal Secretary. Bliss was a devoted member of the LDS Church and was an avid genealogist. She served faithfully in many callings including Stake Relief Society President. Bliss was a selfless, loving and compassionate person who always put the needs of others first.
She is survived by her husband, Ronald G. Hansen, Provo. His children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, Provo; daughter, Judy (Gary) Ridge, Pleasant Grove; four grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; two nieces and a nephew raised as her own 3 children. 7 grandchildren and one great grandchild: Karen Maxfield, San Diego; David (Veronna) Jarvis, Provo and Patricia (Craig) Nielsen, Pleasant Grove and brother, Gary Jarvis, Monroe, Utah.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 11:00 am in the Pleasant Grove East Stake Center, 825 South Loader Drive, Pleasant Grove. Family and friends may attend a viewing Friday evening from 6-8 pm at Olpin Family Mortuary, 494 South 300 East, Pleasant Grove and at the church on Saturday one hour prior to service. Interment will be in the Pleasant Grove City Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.
September 26, 1926 ~ March 1, 2014
Beth Varney Hall, 87, of Pleasant Grove passed away peacefully Saturday, March 1, 2014 at American Fork Hospital. She was born September 26, 1926 in Lehi to Penny and Violet Varney.
Beth was raised in American Fork and graduated from “Dear Ol’ AF High” where she played the drums for graduation commencement. She married Jay Hall, a Pleasant Grove boy and lived on the farm in PG where they raised their family. Jay passed away in 2006. They were the parents of five children: Doug Hall (deceased), Linda (Doug) Parry, Pleasant Grove; Joye (Lee) Halley, Alpine; Boyd Hall, Pleasant Grove and Lisa Hall, Oakley, UT. She is survived by 12 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; brother, Sherman Varney and sister-in-law, Sharon (Paul) Varney. She was a “jewel” of a mom. The grandchildren say “Grandma Beth is the dearest treasure”.
From PTA to ward bazaars, designing and decorating a parade float or to a beautiful ball gown, Beth was creative in every sense of the word. She volunteered at the AF Hospital Pink Shop, designing flowers for many years and has generously provided floral pieces to many for all occasions. Beth was a true friend with a tender spot in her heart for each acquaintance. Her favorite place on earth was Hawaii. She visited the islands many times and would tell you it is paradise!
Beth’s family will celebrate her life with a viewing held Wednesday evening from 6-8 pm at Olpin Family Mortuary, 494 South 300 East, Pleasant Grove. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11:00 am at the mortuary Chapel with a viewing one hour prior to services. Interment will be in the Pleasant Grove City Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.
Our love and sincere thanks go to Dr. Von Welch and nurse, Suzette Mitchell. Mom loved the staff and her friends at River Meadows Assisted Living; Thank you.
May 31, 1945 ~ February 24, 2014
Paul Linebaugh, 68, of Pleasant Grove passed away Monday, February 24, 2014 at his home. Paul was born May 31, 1945 in American Fork, Utah to Dr. B. C. Linebaugh and Reva Olive Jense Linebaugh.
Paul grew up in the Pleasant Grove and attended schools there, graduating from Pleasant Grove High School. Paul attended BYU and graduated with a B S Degree in Microbiology. He was employed at Geneva Steel for many years in the Chem Lab. He later worked at Zions Bank in Pleasant Grove as a Caretaker. Paul knew everything about Ford Cars. He enjoyed collecting miniature Ford cars and talking “Fords” with family and friends. He will be missed by family and the many friends he made over the years.
He is survived by his brother, John (Carol) Linebaugh, Pleasant Grove; sisters: Jane (Roland) Robinson, Pleasant Grove; Jean (Ken) Bone-McClure, American Fork and Truma Lee (Brad) Harding, Scottsdale, AZ and many loving nieces and nephews and special friends including Shawn Chappell, Lisa Bagley and Humberto. 14.00
Preceded in death by his parents and brothers Glade Carlton Linebaugh and Francis Kayle Linebaugh; Sisters Jewel Adele Berge, Cassalene Linebaugh and Lecta Olsen.
Memorial services will be held Friday, February 28, 2013 at 11:00 am in the Grove Ward Chapel, 455 East 200 South, Pleasant Grove where family and friends may attend a visitation one hour prior to services. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.
March 20, 1933 ~ February 21, 2014
Stuart Quayle Cannon, loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather returned home to his Heavenly Father on February 21, 2014 at the age of 80, surrounded by loved ones.
He was born to loving parents Winfield Quayle Cannon and Wanda Parkinson Cannon on March 20, 1933. He was the oldest of four children. He grew up in Los Angeles, California. He attended Los Angeles High School where he met his sweetheart Sue Anne Crittenden. They both attended Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah and then married in the Salt Lake Temple on September 2, 1952. He later graduated from UCLA with an Engineering Degree. Together they raised four children while living in Los Angeles, Fullerton, Placentia, and Walnut Creek, California.
He started his career at Pacific Telephone where he worked for 30 years in various management positions. After retiring from PacTel in 1986, he worked 11 additional years at EBMUD in Oakland, California. He retired in 1998. He and Sue moved to Alpine, Utah in 1999.
He served valiantly in various callings as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He enjoyed basketball, skiing, and golf. He was an accomplished woodworker and enjoyed making furniture and other items for many family members. He and Sue enjoyed traveling with their fifth wheel trailer for many years.
He was preceded in death by his parents as well as his daughter, Sally Cannon Williams. He is survived by his loving wife, Sue Anne Crittenden Cannon, and his children, Scott Quayle Cannon, Shauna Cannon Merrill (Nate), and Steven Hunter Cannon (Kamille). He also leaves behind siblings Suzanne Cannon Young (Jerry), Michael Parkinson Cannon, and Kathleen Cannon Brooks (the late Bill Brooks), as well as his beloved dog, Max. He and Sue have thirteen grandchildren and their spouses, as well as six great grandchildren.
The family would like to express deep appreciation to the Lone Peak Ward, neighbors and friends, for their love and service over the last several years. Stuart and Sue truly had many friends and felt your love and support.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday March 1, 2014 at 11:00 am in the Matterhorn LDS Chapel, 285 North Matterhorn Drive, Alpine, UT. Family and friends may attend a viewing Friday evening from 6-8 pm at Olpin Family Mortuary, 494 South 300 East, Pleasant Grove and at the church on Saturday from 9:30-10:45 am. Interment will be in the American Fork City Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at olpinmortuary.com.
December 20, 1947 ~ February 21, 2014
Elaine Kirk Reay sweet wife, mother, and grandmother passed away February 21, 2014 at the age of 66 due to complications that arose from a procedure she had received earlier this month. She is greatly loved by all of those that hold her dear. Her fun loving, witty, and generous spirit will surely be missed
Elaine was born December 20, 1947 in American Fork, Utah to Warren Paul Kirk and Winona (Monson) Kirk. She married Thomas S. Reay on June 26th 1970 in the Salt Lake Temple. She received her bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and her master’s degree from the University of Utah, both in special education. With her degrees she worked for 10 years at the Stoddard Learning Lab helping adults expand their education. She finished her teaching career at Shelley Elementary as a special education and second grade teacher in 2010 when she retired.
Elaine loved to travel (and that is an understatement). She would find any and every chance or excuse to do so. Her love of travel comes from her desire to have and make wonderful memories with those she loved. She was a collector of hobbies, to say the least. Amongst her favorites where: porcelain dolls, stained glass, pressed flowers, ceramics, Fimo figurines, painting, and Fabergé eggs. However she is most known for her sewing. She enjoyed and was very creative at sewing clothes, Halloween costumes and quilts. She enjoyed her hobbies; not only for the expression of herself, but for the joy it brought to the lives of those she was able to bless with her talents.
She is survived in death by her husband Thomas S. Reay, her children Daniel (Lori) Reay and Heidi (Nathan) Stoker and her grandchildren Taylor, Courtney and Braden Reay, Liliana and Jude Stoker. She was preceded in death by her parents Warren Kirk and Winona Kirk, her sister Miriam Kirk, and her son Daryl Paul Reay.
A viewing will be held Monday February 24th from 6-8pm at the Olpin Family Mortuary, 494 South 300 East, Pleasant Grove. A memorial service will be held in her honor at 11 a.m. Tuesday February 25th at the Timpanogos 6th ward building (325 East 500 North, Pleasant Grove). A viewing will also be held one hour prior to the funeral service. Her family would like to thank the medical staff at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center ICU for their support and assistance in her final days.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.
June 3, 1936 ~ February 17, 2014
Kenneth Milton Adamson, 77, of Pleasant Grove passed away Monday, February 17, 2014 of natural causes.
Ken was born June 3, 1936 in Provo, Utah. He was raised in Pleasant Grove, the son of John Milton and Thelma Flygare Adamson.
Ken attended schools in Pleasant Grove and graduated from Pleasant Grove High School. He worked at Geneva Steel in the rolling mill and retired after 32 years of service. Ken’s passion was trap shooting and was a 13 time Utah State Champion and a member of the Utah Trap Shooting Hall of Fame.
Ken is survived by his nine children: Vickie (Robert) Walker, Jackie (Stephen) Holdaway, Peggy Adamson, David (Kayelynn) Adamson, Jerry Adamson, Alan Adamson, Mike Adamson, Robert Adamson and Mindy (Troy) Larsen and many loving grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Friday, February 21, 2014 at 11:00 am in the Timpanogos Ward Chapel, 455 East 500 North, Pleasant Grove. Family and friends may attend a viewing Thursday evening from 6-8 pm at Olpin Family Mortuary, 494 South 300 East, Pleasant Grove and at the church on Friday one hour prior to services. Interment will be in the Pleasant Grove City Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.
April 2, 1951 ~ February 17, 2014
Earl Laycock Jr., 63, of Pleasant Grove passed away peacefully on Monday, February 17, 2014 at his home. Earl was born April 2, 1951 in American Fork to Earl K. and Carole Green Laycock. Earl married Mary Jane Affleck on January 7, 1974 in Pleasant Grove. They shared 40 wonderful years together. They were blessed with two sons: Cory and Trevor. Earl’s family and grandchildren were the most important part of his life. He is very proud of each one of them.
He is survived by his wife Mary Jane of Pleasant Grove; sons: Cory Earl (Ashley) Laycock, Pleasant Grove and Trevor Laycock, Sydney, MT; mother: Carole Laycock, American Fork; sisters, Ann Thompson, Kathy Miller and Tamara (John) Lundin; grandchildren: Cash Earl James Laycock, Charley Sue Laycock, and Bronx John Laycock and many loving aunts, uncles, nieces and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father; sister, Majorie Kaneko and mother and father in law: Ellen Liddiard and Lloyd G. Affleck.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 11:00 am in the Battlecreek Second Ward Chapel, 1250 East 200 South, Pleasant Grove where family and friends may attend a viewing one hour prior to services. Interment will be in the American Fork City Cemetery under the direction of Olpin Family Mortuary, Pleasant Grove. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.
December 24, 1928 ~ February 16, 2014
Marilyn King Hreinson, passed away from cancer February 16, 2014 on a beautiful Sunday morning at her daughters home in American Fork. She was born December 24, 1928 in Vernal, Utah to Thomas and Oris Theodocia Hatch King. She married Chris Hreinson on July 19, 1948. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple.
Marilyn graduated from Pleasant Grove High School and retired from Bank of Pleasant Grove. She found her greatest joy in her family and had a special affection for each of her grandchildren. She was a faithful member of the LDS Church and enjoyed her service as a Temple Worker.
Marilyn is survived by her four children: Christine (Roy) McQuivey, Craig (Sharlene), Jeff (Lorene), John (Branigan), 17 grandchildren and 43 great–grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 11:00 am in the LDS Chapel, 1100 East 400 North, American Fork. Family and friends may attend a viewing Friday evening from 6-8 pm at Olpin Family Mortuary, 494 South 300 East, Pleasant Grove and at the church on Saturday one hour prior to services. Interment will be in the Pleasant Grove City Cemetery. Condolence may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com