RIVERTON/WELLINGTON - Royene Colby died on Feb. 26, 2009 in Salt Lake City after a short illness.
She was born Nov. 22, 1928 in Salt Lake City to Roy Lee and Naomi Christensen Hartnett.
Royene loved being with her sisters and their families, her children and grandchildren. She liked to bowl, read her mystery books, watch her mystery videos.
She was always ready and willing to help anyone in need.
Royene worked for Carbon Hospital and later Castleview Hospital in the X-ray department.
Royene will be dearly missed and leaves behind her two daughters and son, Jann (Allen) Guptill, Price; Lona Colby, West Jordan; Stan (Angie) Colby, Riverton; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Zola Thompson, Green Valley, Calif.; Vanice Rice, Salt Lake City; Norrine Callaway, Heber; and Bill Hartnett, Florida. Preceded in death by the love of her life and dear husband, Stanley Glen Colby; parents; sisters, Eileen Jensen and Julie Brinton.
Funeral service Tuesday, March 3, 11 a.m., Mitchell Funeral Home. Family will be at Mitchell's Tuesday one hour prior to service. Interment, Wellington City Cemetery.