PRICE - Louise May (Timothy) Jensen, age 80, passed away Jan. 7, 2005 in Price.
She was born Nov. 5, 1924 in Cleveland, to John J. and Amelia (Ellison) Timothy. She married Dean A. Jensen on May 29, 1941 in Castle Dale. He passed away Aug. 15, 1972.
Lenila had great pride in her garden and especially enjoyed giving its yield to everyone around her. She loved to cook. But her greatest joy was her family, her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Lenila is survived by children, Sally Jensen of Murray, Denis (Karen) Jensen of Midvale; Irene Draney of Springville; Gary (Tammy) Jensen of Helper; Kenneth (Ute) Jensen and Janet (Russ) Forsythe, both of Price; Steven Jensen of Wellington; Vance Jensen and June Jensen, both of Castle Dale; 40 grandchildren, 82 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchildren. Also survived by six brothers, LaVar Timothy of Preston, Idaho; Lionel (Ruby) Timothy of Price; Edwin and Douglas Timothy, both of Salt Lake; Sherrel (Susan) Timothy of Colorado; Darrel (Joyce) Timothy of Virginia; two sisters, Dora (Woody) Hunter of Arizona; and ViEva Sanderson of Price; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents, husband, two brothers, two sisters, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held Monday in Castle Dale under the direction of Fausett Mortuary. Interment was in the Castle Dale Cemetery.
If I knew it would be the last time that I'd see you fall asleep. I'd tuck you in more tightly and pray your soul to keep. If I knew it would be the last time I'd see you walk out the door. I'd give you a big hug and kiss and call you back for one more!
SALT LAKE CITY - Frank "Butch" William Roseman, 58, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 6, 2005, defeating the illness he has suffered from for so many years.
Frank was born on Oct. 10, 1946 in Price, to Wilma R. (Hunter) and Frank A. Roseman. He was their only son. Frank married Christine Hazleton in 1971, with whom he had two daughters; they later divorced. He married his best friend, Cindi Hagbloom in 1990; they divorced in 2003.
He spent his early years in Carbon County and attended high school in Murray. He served with the Utah National Guard, then rode bucking broncs until he earned a silver belt buckle.
Frank worked for many years in the printing industry, as a pressman and as a technical rep, then in sales. He also worked many years in the trucking industry. Everywhere he went, Frank was loved and appreciated. He had an engaging personality, a terrific smile and a kind and generous heart. He never lost his wonderful child-like qualities. Frank will be deeply missed by his family and a great many friends; his passing leaves an emptiness in our hearts that will never be filled.
Frank is survived by mother and stepfather, Wilma (Hunter) and Jay Watson (who took his hand and guided him through tough times), Spanish Fork; and father, Frank A. Roseman, Murray. He is also survived by two daughters and sons-in-laws, Timi and Chad Rankin, Chicago, Ill.; and Hollie Roseman Combs, Roy; and Robert Combs (serving in Iraq); two grandchildren, Kaitlynn Rankin and Jayden Westphal; sister, Susan Fulsome (his angel), Salt Lake City; former wives, Christine Hazelton, Salt Lake City; and Cindy Hagbloom, Yucaipa, Calif.; long-time friend, Claudia; many nieces, nephews and other extended family.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., on Wednesday, Jan. 12, at Mitchell Funeral Home in Price. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to NAMI Utah Alliance for the Mentally Ill, 309 E. 100 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84111 or to the Abbey of the Holy Trinity, 1250 S. 9500 East, Huntsville, UT 84317. Frank, we will always love you. "Heavenly Father, we commit your son and our friend back to your care in heaven. God speed and God bless."
KENILWORTH - Don Swenson, age 83, lifetime resident of Kenilworth was reunited with his wife on Jan. 9, 2005 after a short period of time.
He was born Nov. 26, 1921 in Ferron to Alfred and Catherine Taylor Swenson. Married Pearl Parry Nov. 26, 1945 in Price, she died Dec. 18, 2003.
Don worked in the coal mines in Carbon and Emery counties where he retired in 1983. He was a member of the UMWA. He was known to his co-workers as "Skitter". Don enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping. He loved his little dog, Annaka who was by his side all the time.
Survived by two daughters, Vickie Olsen and Dixie Blackham, both of Helper; special granddaughter, Crystal Swenson, Kenilworth; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Martin (Una) Swenson, Carbonville; and Jack (Cora) Swenson, Spanish Fork. Preceded in death by wife, Pearl; parents; four brothers and two sisters.
We love you dad and grandpa. We will miss you.
Funeral service Friday, Jan. 14, 11 a.m. Mitchell Funeral Home. Family will be at Mitchell's Thursday evening, 5 to 6 p.m. and Friday one hour prior to service. Interment, Scofield City Cemetery.
HELPER - Our loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many, Loretta Godfrey Tweed, age 63, died Jan. 8, 2005 at her home in Helper.
She was born March 2, 1941 in Lehi to Mark and Alfa McLane Godfrey. Married Ronald Tweed Sr. April 7, 1968 in Elko, Nev.
Loretta was a dedicated and baptized witness of Jehovah God, where she was an active member of the local congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses. She was a resident of Carbon County since 1972 where she was a faithful employee of the Price post office. After 24 years of dedicated service as a postal clerk, she retired due to her health.
Loretta loved and lived life to the fullest. She had a great love for the outdoors, motorcycle riding, four wheeling and gardening. She also enjoyed paleontology, working on digs, sewing, camping and astrology. She will be dearly missed by her family and a community of friends.
Survived by husband, Ronald Tweed Sr., Helper; two sons, Ronald (Joy) Tweed, David Tweed, both of Wichita, Kansas; four grandchildren, Miriah, Kristy, Kevin, Sarah; and sister, Rose Steward, Canoga Park, Calif. Preceded in death by parents; son, Joseph "Joey" Tweed; brother, Fred Brockbank; and sister, Dorothy Brownlee.
Funeral service Thursday, Jan. 13, 11 a.m., Mitchell Funeral Home. Family will be at Mitchelll's Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday one hour prior to service. Interment, Mountain View Cemetery, Helper.
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