PRICE - Mary Lou Reynolds Haynes died Oct. 1, 2006 in Huntington, W.Va.
She was born to Walter and Nellie Reynolds on Nov. 8, 1930 in Hoopeston, Ill. She married William Harrison "Bill" Haynes Jr. on Sept. 6, 1954 in Illinois. She lost Bill in a tragic mining accident on June 4, 1986.
Mary Lou was a registered nurse and worked in various hospitals in Birmingham, Ala., Salt Lake City and at Castleview Hospital in Price.
Mary Lou is survived by son, John Reynolds (Barbara) Haynes of Huntington, W.Va.; daughter, Mary Ann (Mark) Crumly of Price; grandchildren, Sherry (Jeff) Banks, Amy (Matthew) Lemley, John William Haynes, Jenna Ann Crumly and Katelyn Michelle Crumly and three great-grandchildren. She is also survived by sisters-in-law, Lucille DeArman and HattieLee Haynes; brothers-in-law, Jerry Dahlquist and Donald (Miriam) Haynes; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. She is preceded in death by parents; husband; sister, Vontella Dahlquist; in-laws, William Harrison (Evelyn) Haynes Sr.; sister-in-law, Margaret (Lester) Griffith; and brothers-in-law, Curtis Martin DeArman and Chris Haynes.
A memorial service will be at the Ascension St. Matthews Church, in Price, on Saturday, Nov. 11, at 1 p.m.
For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Mary Lou's name to Ascension St. Matthew's Church where Bill and Mary Lou were among the initial founding members of the church and remained members of the church until their deaths.
SPRING GLEN - The world has lost a beautiful person, Frances (Dollie) Skriner Perri. How can a notice explain what a wonderful wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother Dollie was. On Nov. 4, 2006, heaven welcomed the soul of Dollie Perri. Dollie was a survivor throughout her many struggles in life and she is finally at rest.
Frances (Dollie) Skriner was born on the 25th of March 1923 on a cold, windy day in Wattis. Anton and Magdalena Blatnick Skriner welcomed their tiny daughter to their family. Dollie fell in love with and then married Bill Perri on the March 29, 1947. To this marriage was born their son, Billy D. Perri.
Dollie's life revolved around her husband, Bill and Billy. She was a wonderful wife and mother who, with strength and courage, persevered through many health struggles. Despite these hardships, she was the proverbial "Austrian" mother who took pride in keeping an immaculately clean, warm and inviting home in Spring Glen. Although small in stature, her heart was huge with love for family and friends.
She was a longtime resident of Carbon County and a member of the Catholic church. Dollie enjoyed being with her friends and she loved to "polka" will Bill at the Slovenian Home. She was very creative with arts and crafts, and she loved to go to the Jeep races with her son. She loved camping, fishing, traveling and singing around the campfire in Austrian. She will be greatly missed.
She is survived by loving husband, Bill; devoted son, Billy, and wife, Kerry; grandchildren, Alicia (Bill) Kelley, and Jalynn Snider; five great-grandchildren, Cassie Martin, Andie Kelley, McKenzie Kelley, Daniel Jay (DJ) Snider, BreAnna Snider; sisters, Zelpha Vuksinick, Antonia (Milan) Corak; brother, Henrie (Nadine) Skriner; sister-in-law, Violet Skriner; many loving nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; and a community of friends. Preceded in death by parents, brother, Anton Skriner; and three sisters, Mary, Olga and Anne LePere.
The family would like to thank the nurses from Community Nursing Service, Tisa Pendergrass and Terri Fausett. They made Dollie's quality of life manageable.
Funeral Mass, Thursday, Nov. 9, 10:30 a.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church in Helper with a Vigil service at 10 a.m. Friends are welcome to join the family at St. Anthony's Thursday morning beginning at 9 a.m. Committal service, Mountain View Cemetery in Helper, under the direction of Mitchell Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Dollie's name.
PRICE - Austin Wyler Henrie, 62, passed away Nov. 6, 2006 at his home in Milburne, Wyo.
He was born Feb. 18, 1944 in Price, the son of James Wiler and Marietta (Larsen) Henrie. On Nov. 11, 1972, he married Donna Kae Broadbent in Thayne, Wyo.
He retired from FMC, where he had been working as a maintenance supervisor.
Austin loved to hunt, be outdoors, and go to and compete in rodeos. In his younger years he was a bareback rider. He especially loved to spend time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by loving wife, Donna; five sons, Bryan Austin Henrie, Price; Brett G. (Stacy) Henrie, Atlanta, Ga.; Austin Keith Henrie, Pleasant Grove; Brazure James (Kristy) Henrie; and Claude Donald (Jill) Henrie, Mountain View; mother, Marietta Henrie, Price; and brother, Jimmy Val (Diane) Henrie, Wellington; and 10 grandchildren. He is preceded in death by father.
Funeral service will be Friday, 1 p.m., in the Mountain View LDS Ward Chapel. Friends may call at the Crandall Funeral Home in Evanston on Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. and at the church on Friday one hour prior to service. Interment, Fort Bridger Cemetery.
PRICE/CENTERVILLE - Verda Ann Mills Marx, loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother died on Nov. 7, 2006.
She was born Nov. 28, 1916 in Provo, the daughter of Harvey Lafayette and Verna Elizabeth Ottosen Mills. She married Floyd Alvin Marx on Dec. 2, 1937 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.
Verda graduated from North Emery High School and served as the school's first studentbody secretary during her junior year.
She was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served in many different church positions during her lifetime.
She and Floyd were long-time residents of Price, where he served as a county commissioner for several years and she was a member of the Amere Club.
She is survived by her husband, Floyd, of 69 years; two sons, Clyde (Dorothy) Marx, Kaysville, and Dale (Doris) Marx, North Salt Lake; seven grandchildren, Susan (Cork) Greenhow, Clinton; MaryEllen (Brad) Wagstaff, Syracuse; Pamela (Bruce) Jensen, Draper; Rebecca (Curt) Warnick, Clearfield; Dustin (Tara) Marx, Denver, Colo.; David (Mindy) Marx, North Salt Lake; Douglas (Holly) Marx, Pearland, Texas; and by 22 great grandchildren. Verda was the oldest child in a family of 12 children and is survived by six siblings, Hugh (Bernadine) Mills, Clearfield; Pril (Edna) Mills, Hayward, Calif.; Rhea (David) Okelberry, West Bountiful; Kenneth (Peggy) Mills, Bountiful; Vernalie Neilson, Woods Cross; and Harvey, Jr. (Katherine) Mills, Heyburn, Idaho. Preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Archer, Eldred, Kirk, and sisters Marcia and Oula.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Nov. 11, 2 p.m., at Lindquist's Bountiful Mortuary, 727 North 400 East, where friends may call from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m.. Interment, Centerville City Cemetery.
HELPER/SALT LAKE CITY - Josephine Velasquez Merino returned to her lovely Heavenly Father due to surgical complications. She was 68 years old.
She was born to James Madrigal and Cecelia Nuno (Gonzales) of Helper.
Josephine was raised and educated in Helper then moved to Salt Lake City.
Josephine touched the lives of everyone she met. She will be greatly missed and always loved.
"We love you, Ol' Lady. Ã¯Â¿Â½chale ganas vieja."
She is survived by husband of 29 years, Cristobal; brother, Richard Gomez; children, Patti Anne, Anita, Gary, Becki, Rita, Michelle and Jesus; 18 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be Friday, Nov. 10, 3 p.m., at the Southgate LDS Ward, 2702 S. Main Street, Salt Lake City. Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the church. Dedication of the grave will be Saturday, Nov. 11, 11 a.m. at Mountain View Cemetery in Helper under the direction of Neil O'Donnell and Sons.