Charles “Bud” Stevenson
DEWEYVILLE – Charles “Bud” Stevenson passed away peacefully on June 29, 2010, in Ogden, Utah, surrounded by his family. Bud was born on Jan. 25, 1938, in Preston, Idaho, to Leland W. and Erma Sparrow Stevenson. He attended elementary school in Ogden, Utah and secondary school in Dayton, Idaho.
Bud married JaNeal Schvaneveldt in Weston, Idaho, on April 2, 1954. They were later sealed in the Logan Temple in 1958. They lived in Dillon, MT, Linrose, ID, Honeyville, UT, and settled in Deweyville. Bud and JaNeal were blessed with three children: Christy (Dan) Thomas, Brad (Sue) Stevenson, and Sharon (Delbert) Spackman. They have 15 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Bud was a High Priest in the LDS church. He served in many callings including the bishopric, High Priest Group Leader, teacher, and home teacher. He was an example of service, always volunteering to help others in the church and community.
Before retiring, Bud owned and operated a dairy farm in Deweyville. Before farming, he ran his own milk route. He loved the outdoors and could be found fishing almost daily. He also loved to hunt and rodeo in the RMRA.
Bud is survived by his wife; children; grandchildren; brother, Duane (Holly) Stevenson and many brothers and sisters-in law. He was preceded in death by his parents and grandson, Trent.
Funeral services were held on Monday, July 5, at the Deweyville Church. There was a viewing on Sunday, July 4, at the Deweyville Church and Monday prior to the funeral.
Interment in the Deweyville Cemetery. Condolences may be made at ruddfuneralhome.com.
Jack Gus Mieure
Garland, UT – Jack Gus Mieure 77, passed away July 5, 2010, at his home with family by his bedside due to cancer.
He was born July 4, 1933, to Gus and Bessie Mieure in Bridgeport, Illinois. He married Marjorie Gingillie and they later divorced. He married Judy Kay Abbott on May 29, 1981, in Roosevelt, UT. They were later sealed in the Ogden LDS Temple. He called Judy his beautiful silver haired angel, how very special for his wife. He also, at times, called her his “chick.”
He was a wonderful, loving, caring and a funny humorous man. Everyone admired and loved him no matter whom it was, family, friends, etc. He touched their hearts and souls, instantly he was our gentle giant.
Jack was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and held various callings. He grew up on a farm in Sumner, Illinois. He loved anything related to farming and family. He was a manager of many farm stores in Roosevelt, a farmer’s co-op, Pro AG Service, IFA Farm Store and he also managed a Sinclair Full Service Station.
After retirement he returned to the home of Judy’s parents in Tremonton and lived there for 10 years and went to work for Box Elder County Weed Control for summer work. He loved doing this and loved his boss and co-workers. They were like family to him and he was greatly saddened not to be able to go back to work there this last spring.
Jack served his country during the Korean War in the Army as a field wire man for eight years. He had a great love for gardening and making his yard beautiful. He along with his wife, Judy, were honored two different times with the Leader’s Green Arrow Yard Award during their 10 year stay in Tremonton. They moved to Garland, on December 20, 2009, in a new home that he loved dearly and continued work in the garden and his yard.
He is survived by his wife, Judy; children: Richard, Ronnie (Janeal), Jim (Danell), Steven (Christie), Carol, Gordon (Lynn) and Nancy Mieure; brothers: Martin and Jerry; Sisters: Thelma Adkins and Edna (Enoch) Auhfield; 19 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his step-children: Martin Koford, Janette Grover and Debbie Jensen and seven step grandchildren and four step great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers: Raymond, Delbert, Leslie, George; sisters: Viola Wiegel and Mary Legg.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 10, 2010, at Rogers and Taylor Funeral Home Chapel, 111 North 100 East Tremonton, UT. A viewing will be held Friday, July 9, 2010, from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 9:30 – 10:40 a.m. at Rogers and Taylor Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Tremonton Riverview Cemetery where military honors will be accorded.
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Erma O. Andersen
EAST GARLAND – Our loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend Erma Oyler Andersen, 78, died Thursday, July 1, 2010, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Sept. 1, 1931, in her grandparent’s home in Garland, a daughter of LeRoy and Leah Rogers Oyler. She grew up in East Garland graduating from BRHS in 1949. She was a member of the 1st Acapella Choir at BRHS and shared her musical talent throughout the valley. She married her high school sweetheart, Leon H. Andersen Sept. 7, 1948, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. They started their family in Garland and settled in East Garland where they lived for 47 years raising six children.
She raised her family and then worked at Thiokol where she retired after 25 years.
She enjoyed dancing with her sweetheart of 62 years, quilting, crocheting and making delicious candy at Christmas. She also enjoyed pinochle parties and posse rides with friends. She loved watching her grandkids in whatever they were involved in. They will all miss her support.
Mom had a strong testimony of Jesus Christ and served faithfully in many church callings.
She is survived by her husband, Leon; children: Dale (Jackie), Janet (Woody) Stimpson, Jean (Mike-deceased) Taylor, Kathy Harris, Carol (Kraig) Anderson, and Chris (Stacie); 21 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren with two more coming; one brother, Roger (Rosie) Oyler; and one sister, Helen (Lyle-deceased) Johnson.
Erma is preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Roy (Donna); sisters: Barbara Oyler and Donna (Jasper) Shaffer; and one great-granddaughter, Morgan Harris.
Her children would like to thank Dad for his loving care of Mom for the past 11 years. The family would like to thank the medical staff of Bear River Valley Hospital, Logan Regional and Intermountain Medical Center in Murray.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 7, at 11 a.m., at the Fielding Stake Center, 4375 West 15600 North, Fielding with Bishop Kraig Anderson conducting. Friends may have called Tuesday, July 6, from 6-8 p.m. and Wednesday 9-10:30 a.m. at the church. Interment in the East Garland Cemetery.
On-line condolences may be expressed at www.ruddfuneralhome.com.