Our wonderful mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, Emma Leigh Wedgwood passed away on May 10, 2015, Mother's Day, at Bel Aire Senior Residence Center in American Fork, Utah.\n\nLeigh, as she liked to be called, was born on a farm outside Lockwood, MO on July 4, 1922 to James Blaine Lack and Sarah Marguerite Dodson. She had many happy memories of growing up there and loved to return to Dade County as often as possible!\n\nAfter High School graduation, Mother attended Drury College in Springfield, MO for a time. In 1941, after her mothers' passing, Leigh went out to Southern California to work. When WWII started, she went to Washington DC to help in the war effort by working at the Pentagon,\n\nMother had met our father, Orrin Wesley Wedgwood while working in CA. They were married in Tampa FL on September 4, 1943. Orrin and Leigh had two daughters; Kathryn Leigh born in 1948 in Los Angeles, and Kolleen Lynn born in 1958 in San Bernardino, CA.\n\nIn 1968, Leigh and her family moved to American Fork from CA. Shortly thereafter, she opened her health food store, Wasatch Nutrition, which she devoted her life to for over 41 years! She so enjoyed being able to educate and help her customers and friends improve their health.\n\nLeigh joined the LDS Church in 1954 while our family was living in San Diego. Living and sharing the Gospel and her love of the Savior were among her greatest joys! She served a mission for the church in Toronto, Canada 1976 - 1978.\n\nMother was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Bill and Jim, nephews Blaine and Rip and niece Dorothy, her husband Orrin and grandson, Stephen Drake.\n\nShe is survived by her daughters, Kathryn Drake and Kolleen DeGraff (Brent), her grandchildren; Michael, Jim (Yvonne), Ellen (Johnny), Breanne (Andrew), Ty (Sariah), Brad, Ryann, Broch, Sarah, and also by her 11 great grandchildren, as well as extended family in Dade County.\n\nFuneral services will be held Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the Grove Creek Fourth Ward Chapel, 942 North 500 East, Pleasant Grove. Graveside services will be held in the Collins Cemetery, Lockwood, MO. on May 26, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.\n\nCondolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.