|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1931|
|Death: ||Jul. 26, 2009|
Salt Lake County
Beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend passed away unexpectedly on Sunday morning, July 26, 2009.
Born in Lindon, Utah to Shell and May Elizabeth Noble Aston.
Maurice graduated from Pleasant Grove High School in 1949. He married Marlene Crump on December 30, 1953; they were later sealed in the Jordan River Temple in June 1994. They had four sons and one daughter and lived in Blufffdale while raising their family.
Maurice loved to hunt and fish and just be in the outdoors. He loved to work in the yard and garden. He worked at Kennecott Copper for 30 plus years then moved to Riverton for most of his retired life. He provided service to others all of his life. He was loved and respected by all who knew him.
Survived by wife Marlene, sons Dean (Sonya), Brian (Leesa), Terry (Shari), Robert (Alisa), and daughter Cindy Aston Smith; brother Benny (Wanda) Aston; brothers-in-law Henry Holmes, Norman (Lois) Crump; sisters-in-law Vesta Smith, Arlene Crump Rowberry; 22 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by parents Shell and May Aston; sisters Zora and Blanche; brothers Theo, Don, Max and Blaine; brothers-in-law Stan Crump, Keith Webb, Russell Peterson, Joe Smith; sisters-in-law Laura Beth Peterson, Donna Holmes, Vivian Webb.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. in the Riverton Eighteenth Ward Chapel, 2361 West 13400 South. Friends may call on Thursday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the Broomhead Funeral Home, 12600 South 2200 West, and on Friday one hour prior at the Church.
Interment: Bluffdale City Cemetery.
Published in the Deseret News on 7/29/2009.
Bluffdale City Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Jul 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40007269