George Sellers Jr.
George Sellers Jr., better known as JR, valiantly completed
his earthly mission on November 17, 2011. He passed peacefully
after a long life with physical challenges and suffering
which he bore with incredible patience, strength, and dignity.
JR was born in Sacramento, California on December 21, 1946
to Harold and Millie Sellers. Brother of Janeen, Merrill,
Bethanie, Renee, and Glen. Served an LDS mission in Southern
Germany from 1966-1968. Married his eternal sweetheart;
Patti Jensen June 7, 1969 in the Oakland, California Temple.
He served in the army during the Vietnam era, graduated
from BYU, and worked as a medical technologist.
He is survived by his parents, siblings, wife, and children;
Aaron (Jessica), Ryan (Heather), Lisa Bringhurst (Jared),
Laura Kinser (Robert), Randy (Darcy), Jen, Jeffrey (Lauren),
and Millie. Also survived by 17 grandchildren. Proceeded
in death by his grandparents; Fenton and Gwen Williams and
Hortan and and Edith Sellers.
His wife would like to thank Sunrise Home Healthcare aides
and nurses, especially Peter who served with devotion until
the very end.
A celebration of J.R.’s life will be held Monday,
November 21, 2011 at 11:00 am at the Cedar Hills West Stake
Center Chapel located at 4580 West Cedar Hills Drive, Cedar
Hills, Utah. Family and friends may call Sunday evening
from 6:00-8:00 pm at the Warenski Funeral Home 1776 North
900 East, American Fork, Utah and also Monday morning from
10:00-10:45 am prior to services at the church. Interment
will be in the Highland City Cemetery. Condolences