Max Jay Weese
TREMONTON – Max Jay Weese, 75, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013. Max was born Nov. 4, 1937, the second child of Aaron Jesse Weese and Ethel Love Weese.
He graduated from Bear River High School, where he enjoyed participating in athletics.
He married Meredith Christensen on Valentine’s Day in 1957, in Bear River City, Utah. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Logan LDS Temple.
Max served in the National Guard and continued his devotion to country by serving on the Tremonton City council for one term. He then served as mayor for four terms. He loved Tremonton and the Bear River Valley.
He enjoyed hunting and watching any sporting event. His favorite hobby was serving others.
Max worked over the years at Thiokol, DentRich and Sons (cross roads) and Harris Truck and Equipment. He was co-owner of Weese Glass for 24 years.
Max was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Throughout his life, he served in a variety of callings. He and Meredith have served the past five years as host missionaries at the Joseph Smith Memorial building. He enjoyed meeting visitors from all over the world.
Max is survived by his wife, Meredith, his four children: Mark (Diane) of River Heights; Curt (Shirleen) of Elwood; Nancy (Russ) Peterson of Garland; Jan (Dane) Kay of Spanish Fork; 15 grandchildren and soon-to-be 15 great-grandchildren; brother, Dee Weese.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his great-grandson, Skylar Curt White.
A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, Oct. 26, at 11 a.m., at the Tremonton Stake Center, 660 N. 300 E., Tremonton. A visitation will be held on Friday, Oct. 25, from 6-8 p.m., and Saturday from 9-10:30 a.m., at the stake center prior to the services.
Interment will be at the Tremonton City Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.allenmortuaries.net
Bonnie Jean Fuhriman
Bonnie Jean Fuhriman, 72, passed away Friday, Oct. 18, 2013 in Taylorsville, UT. She was born Oct. 17, 1941 in Garland, UT to Thomas Glenn and Madge Skinner Udy. She attended Bear River High School. She married Paul Matthews Fuhriman on Sep. 13, 1960 in the Logan LDS Temple. Paul Passed away in 1993.
Bonnie had lived in Riverside, UT; Taylor, B.C. ; Ogden, UT; and most recently Taylorsville, UT. She had many jobs throughout her life, besides raising her 4 children, including raising sheep on the family farm, Secretary at Taylor Elementary School, Village Clerk at Taylor B.C., Inventory Auditor Crew Member and Cashier at Wal-Mart.
She loved crafts of all types and created gifts for many loved ones that were crocheted, painted, stitched and stamped. Bonnie was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served wherever she was called, most recently as a visiting teacher and visiting teaching supervisor.
Bonnie is survived by a daughter, Cindy (Blaine) Woodard; 3 sons, Trevor (Dayna) Fuhriman, Thomas Fuhriman, and Mathew (Tawnya) Fuhriman; a sister, Colleen Norr; 3 brothers, Richard Udy, Blaine Udy, and Harold Udy. She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.
A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, Oct. 24 2013 at the Belmont 2nd Ward (16925 North 5200 West, Riverside) at 11:00 a.m. with a viewing from 9:00-10:30 prior to the funeral. Burial will follow at the Riverside Cemetery. Online condolences may be shared at www.ruddfuneralhome.com