Evelyn Jones Borup
Tremonton-Evelyn Jones Borup died without a complaint, Sunday April 20, 2014, of complications incident to age. She returned home to her Heavenly Father, her husband, Don, and many loving family members. She was born to Joseph Lewis and Gracie Clair Jones September 6, 1924, in Emmett, ID.
She graduated from Glenns Ferry High as Valedictorian. During WW ll she worked at Hill Field AFB in their IBM (computer) department. She moved to Boise, Idaho, in 1945 working for Morrison Knudson Company. She met and married Don Jenkins Borup in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple on April 17, 1946. They started their life in the grocery business with Don’s brother Carl, with a small store, Roosevelt Market, in Boise, ID. They moved to Tremonton, UT in 1964 in an effort to not work on Sunday and it grew to Carl and Don’s stores throughout Utah and Idaho.
She was active in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, serving in many positions in Relief Society, Young Women, Primary, Family History/Extraction and as a missionary with Don in the Ohio Cleveland Mission, 1984-1985.
She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Utah Retail Grocers Assoc. and the Tremonton Women’s Civic League, where she was named “Mother of the Year” in 1991.
She was devoted to the Lord, her husband and her daughters, supporting them in everything they did. We all relied on her wisdom and knowledge of the gospel, education, finances, family and life skills; including cooking, cleaning, gardening, and sewing. She enjoyed traveling around the world with Don and going on temple trips with her daughters, and having her family around. Her birthday slumber parties are legendary. She never spoke ill of anyone and always did what was right. She was always happy to be the worker bee in the background, never needing attention.
Surviving are her six daughters and their spouses: Jan and Gerald Davenport, Karen and Rex Earl and Tracy and Brad Gardner of Tremonton; Donna and Dennis Snarr of Roberts, ID, Denise and Daryl Flamm of Farmington, UT, Kathy and Mark A Anderson of Wellsville, UT; 28 grandchildren, 64 great-grandchildren.
Also surviving is her sister Lois (Lavar) Ward, sister-in-laws MaryLou Jones and Jane Amoureux.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 2 brothers, Wayne and Gordon and 5 sisters, Dorothea Jones, Vera McQueen, Gwendlyn Nutting, Helen Brumble, and Norma Murray.
Funeral services will be held Friday April 25, 2014, at 11:00 am in the Tremonton South Stake Center, 1150 S. Tremont St., Tremonton, UT. A viewing will be held Thursday April 24, 2014 from 6-8 p.m. and Friday April 25, 2014 from 9:00-10:30 a.m. both at the Tremonton South Stake Center. Interment will be in the Tremonton Riverview Cemetery, Tremonton, UT.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.myers-mortuary.com.
Memorials may be sent to the LDS Church Missionary Fund through your local ward.
TREMONTON – Carol Ann Perry Anderson, 69, passed away April 16, 2014. She was born April 15, 1945 in Brigham City, UT to Harold and Adella Perry.
Carol attended and graduated from Box Elder High School then later attended Weber State University. She married Dennis Lynn Anderson in 1963 and together they had two children. She has lived in Phoenix, AZ and most recently in Tremonton, UT.
She enjoyed painting, crocheting, needle point and Stained Glass Art. She served in many LDS callings such as Sunday School Teaching and Relief Society. She also enjoyed Art Guilds and the Women’s Civic League. Carol loved spending time with her family, and stayed close to her sister Nancy Perry Ellis. She was elegant and artistic and had a beautiful quiet strength.
Carol is survived by her children, Brent (ViOma) Anderson, Kristen (Dennis) Hirschi; Seven grandchildren; one great-grandson and two sister-in-laws, Ollie Lou Dahle and Iris Douglas. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and 2 brothers.
Funeral services for Carol will be held Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at the Tremonton South Stake Center at 11:00 a.m. (1150 S. Tremont St. –Tremonton) with viewings on Monday April 21, 2014 from 6-8 p.m. at Rogers and Taylor Funeral Home (111 N. 100 E. – Tremonton) and Tuesday from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. prior to the service at the church. Burial will follow in the Bear River City Cemetery.
Online condolences may be shared at www.ruddfuneralhome.com