CLEVELAND - Anna Adalaid Curtis Allred, born April 6, 1917 on Cedar Mountain in Cleveland, passed away May 8, 2004 at her home.
Anna is the daughter of Guy and Elloweas Bradley Curtis. She married Doyle Lawayne Allred of Cleveland on Feb. 3, 1936, later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple.
Anna raised eight children and many others who have always come back. She loved to crochet, sew, cook and quilt.
She was always at Doyle's side on the farm or working with cows and riding horses. Her family was her pride and joy, with her eternal companion by her side. Their greatest accomplishment together was Nielson and Allred Rodeo Stock, where they traveled throughout the state and were honored at the Black Diamond Stampede and Cleveland Days as grand marshals.
We now say goodbye to a legend and a dear friend whose unconditional love will live in our hearts forever. Anna will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
She is survived by her children, Jim (Patsy) Allred, Cleveland; Royce (Elaine) Allred, Cleveland; Bill (Dixie) Allred, Cleveland; Roana (Bus) Rich, Cleveland; Arch (Marilyn) Allred, Cleveland; Reba (Marvin) Hansen, Elmo; Pat Allred, Ferron; Leta (David) Robertson, Orangeville; and Duane (Amy) Cowley, Nevada; 50 grandchildren, 63 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband, Doyle; parents; two brothers, five sisters; and three grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 12, at 11 a.m. at the Cleveland LDS Chapel. A viewing will be Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the church and one hour prior to services at the chapel. Burial Cleveland Cemetery under the direction of Fausett Mortuary.
SCOFIELD - Robert "Bobby" M. Hennings, age 59, passed away May 9, 2004 at the University of Utah Hospital in Salt Lake City.
He was born July 29, 1944 in Pratt, Kan., to William Patrick and Annie Zdunich Hennings. Married Peggy Oviatt July 2, 1994 in Scofield.
Bobby was a great athlete and he enjoyed playing and coaching many sports.
He grew up in Copperton and later retired from Kennecott Copper in 1984.
His greatest love and enjoyment was his home in Scofield, where he and Polar rode up and greeted everyone on the four-wheeler. Bobby made sure that everyone felt welcome at Scofield.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy Hennings, Scofield; daughter, Jamie (Mike) Dobecki, Sandy; son, Matt (Jennie) Hennings, Seal Beach, Calif.; seven grandchildren, Andrew, Alyshia, Taylor Ann, Mikey, Jake, Riley and Noah; and his special companion, Polar. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Services will be held at a later date in Scofield.
In lieu of flowers, family suggests contributions to the American Diabetes Association.
HELPER - Mary Isabelle Beck Finney, age 88, passed away May 5, 2004 at Castleview Hospital while surrounded by her family and friends.
She was born Nov. 15, 1915 in Mt. Hope, Pa., to Harvey and Sadie Mae Engle Beck. Married Robert Finney Aug. 1, 1964 in Las Vegas, Nev.; he died Nov. 17, 1996.
Longtime resident of Carbon County, where she worked alongside her husband at the Sun Advocate for many years.
She was an avid golfer and a member of the Carbon Country Club.
Survived by daughter, Linda Patounas, Lancaster, Pa.; sister, Ramona (Carl) Penrod, Lititz, Pa.; stepson, Chuck (Patti) Finney, Cincinnati, Ohio; stepdaughter, Marsha (Mike) Hagedorn, Fairfield, Ohio; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren; and many special neighbors and dear friends.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the Robert L. and Isabelle Finney Memorial Fund, c/o College of Eastern Utah.