SPRING GLEN - Clifford Edward Marchello, age 73, passed away peacefully Dec. 18, 2005 in Ferron.
Born Sept. 27, 1932 in Spring Glen to Richard and Livinnie Childs Marchello. Cliff married the love of life, Sherril Burnside on Oct. 29, 1952 in Kenilworth. They began their life together in Latuda, and later moved to Spring Glen where they lived together for 46 years.
He proudly served his country in the Korean Conflict from 1952 to 1954.
He loved to snowmobile, hunt, dutch oven cook and spend time with his family.
Cliff began his career at Liberty Fuel, moved to H&J Supply and later retired from Joy Manufacturing in February of 2003.
Survived by wife, Sherril, of 53 years; son, Dean (Donette) of Spring Glen; daughters, Janice (Kevin) Drolc of Price; Colleen (Keith) Haycock of Kenilworth; JoAnn (Wilfrido) Tapia of Carbonville; 10 loving grandchildren, Amber, Michael and Trent Marchello, Soleil and Brecquelyn Drolc, Christopher and Keisen Haycock, Brandie (Chris) Armstrong, Shantelle (James) Kenney, Scott Tapia; and great-grandson, Nickolas Edward Kenney; brothers, Earl and James, of Price. Preceded in death by parents; brothers, Scott, Chuck and Gerald; and granddaughter, Erin Nicole Haycock.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Joy Manufacturing and the Emery County Nursing Home.
Funeral service Wednesday, Dec. 21, 1 p.m., at Carbonville LDS Ward, located at 4000 North 2000 West in Spring Glen. Family will be at Mitchell Funeral Home Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. and at the church Wednesday one hour prior to service. Interment, Mountain View Cemetery, Helper.
EAST CARBON - Junior Gervis Huff, age 87, died Dec. 15, 2005 at his home from complications due to Black Lung.
Born Sept. 8, 1918 in Clarksville, Ark. to William Houston and Myrtle Morgan Huff. Married Corene Crossno Feb. 1, 1938 in Clarksville, Ark.
Former resident of Altus, Ark., where he was a member of the Altus Baptist Church.
Served in the U.S. Army during World War II, where he was awarded the Purple Heart while in Okinawa. He was a member of the D.A.V.
Junior worked in the coal mines located in Superior, Wyo., the Sunshine Mine in Ark., and Horse Canyon and Kaiser Steel Mines in Utah. He was a retired member of the U.M.W.A. Local 9958.
Junior was a very honest and proud man, who especially took great pride in caring for his garden and mowing his five acre lawn back in Arkansas. He enjoyed reminiscing with his coal mining buddies and spending time with his family. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Survived by wife, Corene Huff; son, Bo Huff; daughter, Carolyn (Chuck) Abeyta, all of East Carbon; sister, Opal Cox, Clarksville, Ark.; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by parents; daughter, Ada Jean Huff; brothers, Clint and John Huff; and sister, Velma Kinman.
Funeral service was Monday, Dec. 19. Interment, Valley View Cemetery, Sunnyside.