Virginia DowDell Ibey
1931 ~ 2015
passed away peacefully in her sleep at the age of 83, on
Friday February 6, 2015 at 8:40 am. She was born in Idaho
Falls Idaho to Charles Ray DowDell and Della Virginia Fowler.
Darlene married Robert William Ibey on July 5, 1956 in the
Los Angeles LDS Temple.
Her favorite things to do were gardening, sewing, crafts
and scrap-booking. She also loved to do acts of service.
When two of her children were on missions for the LDS church
at the same time, she enjoyed helping the missionaries serving
in her area. She loved to cook breakfast, lunch and dinner
for them. They loved her homemade pies too. She drove them
everywhere and friend-shipped their investigators.
Darlene served in many callings at church, including Primary
Teacher, Young Women’s Teacher, Stake Young Women’s
Counselor, and Relief Society Homemaking Leader for 12 years.
With her husband, they served as Activities Committee Members,
Advisors of the Empty Nesters, Ward Newsletter Editors,
and most recently as Church Door Greeters.
She is survived by her husband Robert William Ibey, children;
Kitty (Larry) Bingham, Michael Ibey, Nick (Celeste) Ibey,
Jerry (Ellen) Ibey, JiNell (Marcus) Willardson, Jay (Debbie)
Ibey, Joelle (Mark) Asplund. Brothers: Chuck (Maria) DowDell
and Delbert (Helen) DowDell. 26 Grandchildren and 42 Great-Grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 12, 2015,
at 11:00 am at the Manila 2nd LDS Ward Chapel, 850 North
900 East, American Fork, Utah, located by the Mount Timpanogos
Temple. Interment will take place in the Highland City Cemetery.