Our beloved mother, “GMA C,” sister and friend, Carolyn Carter Christensen, 48, was called back to heaven on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013. She passed away quickly and unexpectedly due to health complications.
Gerald and Georgia Mikesell celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at their home in Porterville, Utah, with their family. They were married Nov. 18, 1953, in Morgan, Utah. Later their marriage was solemnized in the Salt Lake City LDS temple on June 2, 1965.
Laurie Moore and Chris and Susan Moore are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter Breanne to Kelby Turk, son of Larry and Katie Turk Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple.
Elder Curtis M. DeYoung, son of Mark and Marcene DeYoung of Peterson, has honorably returned from serving a 25 month mission.
He was called to the California Carlsbad Mission where he served for 21 months, then finished the last 4 months in the new California Irvine Mission which he helped establish.
He will be speaking in the Peterson Ward on November 10, at 10:45 am.
Autumn Rae Barnes, daughter of Rick and Elise Barnes of Mountain Green, and Ethan Blaine Mecham, son of Blaine and Teresa Mecham of Milton, will be married for time and eternity in the Bountiful LDS Temple on Oct. 25, 2013.
Meagan, Maycee, Levi and Mallarie are very excited to announce the birth of their new cute baby brother. Ryder Lee Durrant was born on Sept. 20, 2013, at 5:48 p.m. He weighed 7 lbs., was 19 ½ inches long and has lots of dark hair. Proud parents are Jason and Tana Durrant of Morgan. Grandparents are Craig and Marla Hyde and Mark and Eva Durrant of Morgan and Pat and Kay Roberts of Layton. Great grandparents are JoElla Francis and Joe and Norma Hyde.
Andelyn Jeffery, daughter of Dennis and Donna Jeffery, and Justin Michael Smith, son of Blane and Janae Smith, are pleased to announce their marriage for time and all eternity in the LDS Bountiful Temple on the 18th of October 2013.
The Family Tree Assisted Living would like to invite the family and friends of Betty Brown and Wilma Baglee to celebrate their birthdays from 2 to 4 p.m. on September 28 at Family Tree Assisted Living 862 E. Mahogany Ridge Rd.
Jack Lassetter and Lisa Lassetter are delighted to announce the marriage of their daughter Martha Elaine Lassetter to Lorum Rich Heiner, son of Steven and Brenda Heiner of Morgan. The couple will be married Sept. 27, 2013, in the Bountiful Temple. There will be a celebration held in their honor that evening at The Castle in Layton, Utah from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Frank Lloyd Wilson will celebrate his 100th birthday on Sept. 28. Family and friends honored him with a party in Kaysville on Sept. 21. He will also be honored at 2 p.m. on Sept. 28 at the LDS pavilion on 4250 W. Cottonwood Canyon Drive, Mountain Green.
Sister Katie Seely has been called to serve as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the North Carolina Raleigh Mission. Sister Seely will speak in the Mountain Green Ward (5378 West Old Highway Road, Mountain Green, Utah) at 10:50 a.m. on Sunday, Sept 22, 2013. She will report to the Provo MTC on the following Wednesday, Sept 25, 2013, and will serve for 18 months.
Danielle Durrant and Cody Ben Rich have chosen Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 to join together in marriage. A reception will be held in their honor that evening from 4- 6 p.m. at the home of David and Angie Durrant, 641 West Elk Run Drive, Morgan, Utah. In case of inclement weather, the reception will be held at the Rock Church in Morgan.
Cameron Jarrett has been called to serve in the Chile Rancagua Mission. Elder Jarrett will speak in the Rosehill Ward (Mountain Green Chapel, 4150 W. Old Highway Road) at 2:50 p.m. on Sept. 15, 2013. He will report to the Chile MTC on Oct. 9, 2013, to begin his two-year assignment. Please join us at the open house for Elder Jarrett on Sept. 15, 2013, at 4:15 p.m., 4223 Iris Ave, Mountain Green.
Brent & Cindy Clark are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Andrea, to Levi Gardner, son of Phillip & RayeLynn Gardner. The couple will be married on Saturday, Sept. 14, in the Logan Utah LDS Temple.
Mark and Dantzel Wall of Morgan, Utah, are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Danielle Joyce Wall, to Brennan Fitzgerald Hand, son of Haywood and Kimberly Hand of Buena Vista, Virginia. The couple was married in Sweet Briar, Virginia, on Aug. 31. A reception will be held in their honor Saturday, Sept. 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the backyard of the bride’s parents, 4265 S. Highway 66, Porterville, Utah. A barn dance will follow from 8 to 9 p.m. at the Wall’s Red Barn. In case of inclement weather, the reception will be held at the Workman Residence at Tifie Ranch, 6100 S. Highway 66, Porterville, Utah. In case of oversight, please join us in the celebration.
Tiffany Olson and Jacob William Ure will unite in marriage in the Salt Lake Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. A reception will be held in their honor Wednesday, Sept. 18 at Snowbasin Resort from 6 to 8 p.m.
Congratulations to Ted and Sandy Carter who are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Ted was raised in Porterville, while Sandy was raised in Rigby, ID. They met while they were both serving a mission for the LDS church in the Great Lakes Mission.
Danielle Kay and Tyson Dearden were sealed in the Bountiful, Utah LDS Temple on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013. That evening they enjoyed a beautiful garden reception with family and friends at the bride’s parents’ home.
Berkyn and Cooper are excited to announce the marriage of their mother Jenifer Brook Hogge Adams to Troy Kent Kolan. The couple was married Aug. 15 at sunset on the shore of Bear Lake. After the ceremony, in their wedding attire, they mounted long boards and paddled out onto the lake.
Kylie Val Sorensen and Tanner Scott Earl have chosen Saturday, Aug. 24,2013, to join together in marriage. A garden reception will be held in their honor that evening from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the home of Daniel and Vickie Oliver, 2344 Line Creek Rd, Morgan, Utah.
JoAnn Lovell Smith of Mountain Green, Utah, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Aug. 9 with a Brigham City Temple excursion and dinner at Maddox with her children and their spouses. There will also be an open house on the evening of Saturday, Aug. 10, from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Highlands meeting house located at 5378 W. Old Hwy Road. Friends and family are invited to attend. (No gifts, please.)
Margery Hilton Bell
2/16/18 – 7/24/2013
“Marge” was born in Salt Lake City on February 16, 1918, to her proud parents, Alfred W. Hilton and Lillian Kummer Hilton.
A memorial service will be held on Monday, July 29th at 11:00 a.m. at the Walker Mortuary in Morgan, Utah. A viewing for family and friends will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., prior to the services at the mortuary. Burial will be at the South Morgan Cemetery.
Elder Stan W. Stevens and Sister Evelyn R. Stevens have recently returned home from serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Russia Samara mission. They will be speaking in the Morgan 2nd ward (rock church) sacrament meeting on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 11 a.m.
Lyman Verl Mecham is celebrating his 80th birthday. Verl was born July 26, 1933, in Milton, Utah. He is the 8th of 10 children born to Leland and Reta Mecham. In 1954 he married his high school sweetheart Deanna Waldron in the Salt Lake LDS temple. They have five children, all girls, Pamela (Mark) Huerta, Pauline, Sherrie (Mark) Rich, Sue (Stan) Stark and Melanie (Eric) Moore. They have 15 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
Chelsey Stegelmeier has been called to serve in the California San Jose Mission English speaking. In her words: “I am SO excited!!!” She leaves for the Provo MTC on July 24 and is speaking in sacrament meeting on July 14 in the Milton Ward at 10:40 a.m.