PRICE - Kelly Fox Wise, age 51, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
She was born Feb. 26, 1962, in Price to Quentin (Bob) and Marie (Al) Snyder Fox.
Kelly married Scott Warren, and had a son Travis. Later married Ron Law, and had a daughter Roni. On Oct. 30, 2004, she married Arthur Dane Wise and her family grew with the addition of Dane's children and his extended family. Anyone who knew Kelly, knew she loved people. Her family, children and grandchildren meant the world to her. She was the best mother and grandmother ever.
Kelly was a former employee of the State of Utah Department of Work Force Services where she was respected by all. Recently, she worked as a Family Advocate for the R.U.C.D. Headstart Program in Wellington. Kelly especially loved working with these children and they fondly called her "Miss Kelly".
Kelly shared a great love for the outdoors, boating, fishing, sports and was extremely proud of her skydiving video. She loved animals, especially Skribblez. Kelly was a free spirit who loved to dance and display her peace signs. Her smile could brighten any room and her laughter brought joy to those around her. Kelly will be dearly missed by her family and many friends.
She is survived by her husband, Dane Wise, Price; her children, Travis (Hannah) Warren, Vernal; Roni Law and Rex Tullio, Price; Brandon (Lynsie) Wise, Helper; Mellissa (Tom) Lasslo, Carbonville; siblings, Bill (Barbara) Fox, Helper; Lynnette (Richard) Rudman, Price; Bob (Peggy) Fox, Rock Springs, Wyo.; mother-in-law, Jane Wise, Price; eleven loving grandchildren, Rilynn, Liam, MG, Kyrell, Braycee, Hailee, twins Teyanna and Millee, Sarah, twins Lola and Chloe; many loving nieces, nephews and a community of friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, father-in-law, Arthur Duane Wise; and nephew, Ryan Fox.
Funeral service, Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, 11 a.m., Mitchell Funeral Home (233 East Main Street) in Price. Family will receive friends at Mitchell's Thursday evening from 6 - 8 p.m. and Friday at 10:30 a.m. Interment, Mt. View Cemetery, Helper. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home of Price where friends are always welcome daily and may share memories of Kelly at www.mitchellfuneralhome.net.
In remembrance of Kelly and her love for children, the family encourages contributions to the Kelly Wise Memorial College Fund for her two newest grandchildren. Contributions can be sent to the Eastern Utah Community Credit Union in memory of Kelly.
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