CASTLE DALE - Our loving husband, son, father, grandfather, brother and longtime friend, Ronald Eugene Bloomfield, age 59, passed away Dec. 10, 2007, at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center from complications of a massive stroke.
He was born Nov.1, 1948 in Farmington, N.M., to Glen and Nelda Farnsworth Bloomfield. Married Virginia Alcorcon Feb. 24, 1985 in the Philippines.
Ron was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, where he served a mission in Los Angeles, Calif.
Honorably served his country in the U.S. Army and U.S. Navy and was a member of the National Guard for many years.
He was a retired member of the United Mine Workers of America Deer Creek Local 1769.
Ron loved watching TV and spending time with his grandchildren.
He will be dearly missed by all.
Survived by his wife, Virginia Bloomfield, Castle Dale; two sons and one daughter, Edzel Bloomfield, Salt Lake City; Iris (Matthew) Miller, Troy, Ill.; Ammon Ray Bloomfield, serving a mission in St. Louis, Mo.; parents, Glen and Nelda Bloomfield, Mesa, Ariz.; two brothers and three sisters, Cheryl (Greg) O'Neil, Green River, Wyo.; Colin (Deonna) Bloomfield, Kirtland, N.M.; Dianna (Keith) Stradling, Mesa, Ariz.; Raette (Dave) Belcher, Park City; Carlos Bloomfield, Kirtland, N.M.; one granddaughter and many loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral service Saturday, Dec. 15, at 10 a.m., at the Castle Dale 3rd LDS Ward. Family will receive friends at the church Friday evening from 6:30 to 8 p.m. and Saturday one hour prior to service. Interment, Castle Dale City Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home of Price.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the LDS Missionary Fund in memory of Ron.
George 'Sy' Wilder
WELLINGTON - George "Sy" Wilder, age 85, passed away Dec. 11, 2007 in Price.
He was born Aug. 6, 1922 in Lovell, Wyo., to Edward Arthur Wilder and Delma Rich Wilder. He married Mary Maxine Popsich on Dec. 26, 1945 in Elko, Nev. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple. Mary Maxine died Aug. 14, 1981. He married Fawn Davis March 13, 1982.
Sy was raised in Wellington. He was a World War II veteran, having served in Italy.
He worked in the oil fields for 35 years.
He loved to go camping and fishing with his family.
He was a member of the Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-day Saints and served as an ordinance worker for eight years in the Manti LDS Temple.
He is survived by his wife, Fawn; sons, Steve Bills and Wes Wilder; daughter, Goldie (Lonnie) Balcom; stepchildren, Linda Leautaud, Fred (Starla) Davis, Clyde (Roanna) Davis, Leon (Sherry) Davis, Ruth Ann (Doyle) Hess, Guy (Tricia) Davis and Gilbert Davis; sisters, Bertha Houston and Evelyn Grundvig; brothers, Rich (Veloy) Wilder and Jay Allan (Arlene) Wilder; 40 grandchildren; and 52 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Maxine; parents; and four brothers.
Funeral services Dec. 15 at 11a.m. at the Wellington LDS Stake Center, 935 East Main. Visitation will be Dec. 14 from 6 to 7 p.m. at Fausett Mortuary in Price and one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in the Wellington City Cemetery.
PRICE - Our loving mother and friend, Donna Rae Easton Christensen, age 76, passed away Dec.10, 2007 at her home.
She was born Aug. 16, 1931 in Price to Albert James and Laura Marsing Easton. Married Cox B. Christensen Feb. 16, 1957 in Price. He died Sept. 29, 1967.
Donna was an active member of the Notre Dame de Lourdes Catholic Church. She was an avid reader.
Donna graduated from Carbon High School in 1948. She attended Carbon College from 1948-1949 and later the University of Colorado in Boulder.
Donna loved many things, especially the first snowfall, blue spruce Christmas trees and California sunsets. Most of all, she loved her beloved son and husband.
She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Survived by her son, Todd Douglas (Cyndie) Christensen, Orofino, Idaho; two nephews, Kip Cotner, Ferron; Kevin Cotner, Price; three granddaughters; three stepgranddaughters; many great-grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Lola Mae Easton, Price. Preceded in death by her husband, Cox B. Christensen; parents; sister and brother-in-law, Beverly and Jack Cotner; and brother, Claude Douglas Easton.
Funeral Mass Dec. 14, 11 a.m., Notre Dame Catholic Church. Vigil service was Wednesday at Mitchell Funeral Home. Family will be at Mitchell's Friday one hour prior to service. Committal service, Price City Cemetery.