Elton Blackburn passed peacefully away on January 22 surrounded
by his loving family. He was born to Claude Pace and Amy
Elton Blackburn. He married the love of his life, Evelyn
Jeanne Myers. Their marriage was later solemnized in the
Salt Lake Temple.
He retired after thirty years from the Utah State Prison,
where he started many programs. He was an avid outdoorsman
and loved hunting, fishing, horseback riding, leatherwork
and wagon building. He was always a cowboy and a comedian.
He is survived by his sweetheart, Jeanne, his children,
Jeann? (Gary) Saltas, Roy (Joan) Blackburn, Steve (Pam)
Blackburn, Scott (Maxine) Blackburn, Lisa (Martin) Cozzens,
Lori (Karl) Kyler, sister, Joanne Childers, 25 grandchildren,
38 great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Galyn is preceded in death by his parents, one brother,
six sisters, and one great grandson.
Jeanne and family would like to express heartfelt gratitude
to Silverado Care Center and hospice staff, family and friends
for their love and support.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 27, 2016
at 11:00 am at the Alpine 1st LDS Ward Chapel, 890 North
Heritage Hills Drive, Alpine, Utah. Family and friends may
call on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at
Warenski Funeral Home, 1776 North 900 East, American Fork,
Utah and on Wednesday morning at the church from 9:30 to
10:30 am prior to services. Interment will follow at Alpine
Age 95, died peacefully in American Fork, Utah, on October
15, 2017. She was a dedicated wife, mother, educator, musician, and
artist. She was born in Sugar City, Idaho, on May 11, 1922 ...READ
Clara Kiefer York
Born July 31, 1927
Died Sept. 23, 2017
At the American Fork Hospital in American Fork, Utah after complications
from a fall. She was 90 years old at the time of her death ...
James Robert Cooper
Born April 10, 1928
Died Sept. 21, 2017
The oldest of 4 children. Growing up, Bob enjoyed sports, taking family
vacations, and playing with his siblings and friends ...READ
Catherine Jane Reed
Was born July 24, 1931 in Richmond Indiana at the home
of James Thurman Reed and Mae Euphemia Holmquist. Catherine had three
younger brothers; Robert Joseph, James Thomas, and Richard Allen Reed.
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