|Birth: ||Jul. 19, 1925|
|Death: ||Dec. 25, 2009|
Vauna Beth King Winn passed away peacefully in the early morning hours on Friday, December 25, 2009 in St. George, Utah from natural causes fulfilling her desire to once again spend Christmas with her husband, Glen, who preceded her in death on November 5, 1995. She resided at 2048 West Abbey View Road (9320 South) in West Jordan, Utah at the time of her death.
She was born July 19, 1925 to Robert and Emmeline King in Storrs, Utah. Her early years were spent in Cleveland, Utah and later in Sunnyside, Utah, where she met her future husband. Vauna and Glen were sealed in the Manti Temple on June 19, 1950.
During her life, Vauna served faithfully in many church callings, including Relief Society President, Primary President, Choir Director and in the Stake Relief Society Presidency. She loved to attend the temple, where she served as a temple worker in the Jordan River Temple for twelve years. She gained her love of temple work after serving a mission with her husband in the Denver Temple from 1987-1988.
Vauna was a devoted mother and grandmother supporting her family in various activities. Along with her husband, she loved to travel visiting many sights in Europe and across the United States highlighted by trips to Germany to visit her daughter, Karen.
She is survived by her four children: Karen (Tony) Spor, Tucson, Arizona; Robert (Sheri) Winn, Taylorsville, Utah; Kay (Roger) Green, St. George, Utah; Mike (Jeanene) Winn, also of Taylorsville; twenty grandchildren; and twenty-three great-grandchildren; brother, Donald King of Price, Utah; sisters, Margie Stocks of Moab, Utah and LaRae Forbes of American Fork, Utah.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, January 2, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. in the Garden Grove Ward Chapel, 1945 West 9000 South, West Jordan, Utah. Friends and family may visit on Friday from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at McDougal Funeral Home, 4330 South Redwood Road (1700 West), and Saturday from 10:00-10:45 a.m. at the Church prior to the services.
Interment: Redwood Memorial Estates.
Published in the Deseret News from December 30 to December 31, 2009.
Redwood Memorial Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Jan 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46502238