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Leora Yvonne Merrill

Leora Yvonne Merrill

Female 1927 - 2012  (84 years)

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  • Name Leora Yvonne Merrill 
    Born 27 Oct 1927  Twin Falls, Twin Falls, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    _UID E2C1B8EBBF1A4A31976B22A8D269ACE9369A 
    Died 15 Aug 2012  , , Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Leora Yvonne Merrill Bjarnson Obituary

      1927 ~ 2012

      Our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend, Leora Yvonne Merrill Bjarnson, passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2012. She lived 84 wonderful years.

      She was born October 27, 1927 in Twin Falls, Idaho to Joseph Ernest and Grace Anna Nielsen Merrill. She married Shirley Eugene Bjarnson, December 4, 1948. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple.

      Yvonne was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints serving in numerous callings. She loved camping and spending time with her family and many friends. She will be deeply missed.

      Survivors include: her loving children, Mark (Karen); Alan (Janell); Cindy (Rick) Anderson; DeAnn (David) Oryall; Tracy (Joyce); Annette (Von) Menlove; 31 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren; and a sister, JoAnn Mansfield. She was preceded in death by: her daughter, Linda Taylor and her siblings, Arlene VanArden and Roger Ernest Merrill.

      Funeral services will be Monday, August 20, 2012, 11:00 a.m., in the Mtn. View 2nd Ward Chapel, 75 South 600 East, Payson. Friends may call at the Walker Mortuary, 587 South 100 West, Payson, Sunday, 6-8:00 p.m. or at the Church Monday, 9:45-10:45 a.m. Burial will be in the Payson City Cemetery.

      The family wishes to express their heartfelt thanks and appreciation for all the outpouring of love and kindness shown. We thank all the Nurses and Doctors at Mtn. View Hospital for their loving care.

      Condolences may be sent to the family at: www.walkerfamilymortuary.com.
    Buried 20 Aug 2012  Payson City Cemetery, Payson, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I79021328  7_families
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2012 

    Father Joseph Ernest Merrill,   b. 27 Dec 1900, Smithfield, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1968  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Grace Anna Nelson,   b. 26 Feb 1904, Elwood, Box Elder, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1988  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1923  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26825961  Group Sheet

    Married 4 Dec 1948 
    Divorced Oct 1976 
    Children 
     1. Linda Lee Bjarnson,   b. 17 May 1950, Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 2000  (Age 49 years)
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2009 
    Family ID F26854345  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1927 - Twin Falls, Twin Falls, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Aug 2012 - , , Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 Aug 2012 - Payson City Cemetery, Payson, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
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    Leora Yvonne Merrill Bjarnson

  • Sources 
    1. [S1508723] Utah, Utah, Provo - Provo Daily Herald, ((Provo, Utah)).

      Leora Yvonne Merrill Bjarnson Obituary 17 Aug 2012

    2. [S1508723] Utah, Utah, Provo - Provo Daily Herald, ((Provo, Utah)),
      Leora Yvonne Merrill Bjarnson Obituary 17 Aug 2012 (Reliability: 3).