|Theron H. Oviatt|
|Theron H. Oviatt Beloved Dad On a beautiful autumn afternoon, September 22, 2008, our Hero, Theron H. Oviatt, peacefully passed from this life with his family by his side. A joyous reunion awaited him.Dad was born in Cleveland, Utah on April 3, 1918, to James Lyman and Ruth Hansen Oviatt. He grew up in Hiawatha, Utah with many fun and happy memories. He was in the high school band and earned many first place awards. When he was 16 his family moved to the farm in Price where he learned the value of hard work and dependability. He built a life on those values. In 1960 he moved his family to Brigham City to work at Thiokol. He retired from the Intermountain Indian School. Dad co-founded the Box Elder Credit Union, where he served as its first President. In 1986, he and mom moved to Sandy to be near their children. Dad married our mother, Barbara Elaine Liddell on June 14, 1941 in the Manti Temple. They were married for 52 years. Mom passed away in Nov. 21, 1993. Our Dad was a member of the LDS Church. He had a strong testimony and a firm commitment to the Gospel. He served faithfully as a counselor in two bishoprics, as a ward clerk, scoutmaster, High Priest Group Leader, and in many other callings. He is survived by his children James (Janice), Marie (Brent) Popp, Alan (Colleen), Martin (Colleen), and Melissa (Stephen) Wilson, 20 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, four great-great grandchildren, two sisters Myra Ricks, Kathryn (Ken) Pierce. Preceded in death by wife Barbara, parents, brothers, Dal, Jerry, sisters, Theressa Frandsen, Lucille Judi. Our family expresses sincere thanks to Millcreek Retirement Residence, nurses Heather, Brittany, Rebecca, and Sunbrook Hospice for all the loving care they gave our Dad. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, September 27, 2008, at the Imperial 2nd Ward, 2738 S. Fillmore St. (1537 East), S.L.C., UT. Viewing will be from 9:30-10:40 a.m. Services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Interment in the Price City Cemetery at 4:00 p.m. Funeral arrangements by Wasatch Lawn Mortuary.|
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Tuesday, September 16, 2008
|Fred Watt Butler|
|Fred Watt Butler 1933 ~ 2008 Cherished husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, Fred Watt Butler, of Cedar Hills, Utah, age 75, left us on Sept. 14, 2008. Born April 30, 1933 in Wellington, Utah. Married the love of his life, Sally Brette Simmons. They danced their way from being Lagoon Ballroom Jitterbug Champions in 1953 to marriage in the Manti LDS Temple in 1954, and then through the next 54 years dancing through life together. "This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us." --Goethe Fred served in the U.S. army, revered four time scoutmaster, and greatly loved Little League coach. Our family "rock," always, who sacrificed everything for his family with a love and dedication unsurpassed. Devoted member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who faithfully served in many church callings. Preceded in death by sons, Jeff and Brad, and survived by wife, Sally; son, Greg; daughter, Taffi; daughter, Keelee; daughter, Marcie, nine grandchildren, Eric, Amber, Ryan, Ashley, Sara, Emily, Ben, Jon and Annie; and two great-grand-children, Vivian and one on the way, and Jordan, who stand as one in love and "Salute!" him (means I love you; don't forget it!) Funeral services for Fred will be held Fri., September 19, 2008 at 1 p.m. in the Cedar Hills 10th LDS Ward Chapel, 9737 North Chesterfield Drive, Cedar Hills, Utah. Family and friends may call on Thurs. evening from 6-8 p.m. at Warenski Funeral Home, 1776 N. 900 E., American Fork, Utah. and at an additional viewing at the church on Fri. afternoon from 12-12:45 a.m. prior to services.|
Hi Wally, I have the information about Sally Simmons husband Fred Butler passed away on Sept. 14, 2008.
His funeral service will be held Friday at 1:00 P M at the Cedar Hills 10th LDS Ward Chapel. A viewing will be held Thursday evening in American Fork at Warenski Funeral Home 1776 N. 900 E.from 6-8 P.M. There will also be a viewing prior to the service at the ward house from 12:00 - 12:45 P.M,
Fred & Sally was to the Hiawatha reunion this past few weeks ago.
He had a heart attack Sat. and passed away early Sunday morning.
Fred was from Wellington originally.