|Birth: ||Aug. 26, 1905|
|Death: ||Mar. 4, 2000|
HMJ, 48287388, provided the following information:
Kate Heywood Church, age 94, of Panguitch, Utah, died March 4, 2000, at the home of her daughter in Nephi after a long illness.
Kate was born Aug. 26, 1905, in Panguitch to David Leland and Kate Delong Heywood. She married Rudolph Church, June 11, 1925, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died May 4, 1973. Kate operated the Blue Pine Hotel and Motel with her husband for thirty years. She was a member of the Business and Professional Women's Club and received the "Woman of the Year Award.
She was active in her church and was a teacher, serving in many teaching and administrative positions. She was a wife to a bishop for nine years. She was a poet, a comic and mimic and she loved to entertain people.
She enjoyed exploring the hills and valleys of southern, picking bull berries and pinenuts, hunting for Indian arrowheads, playing bridge, quilting, knitting and crocheting, candy making and baking.
She is survived by her son, Val Dolph (Mary Lou) Church of Panguitch; two daughters, Winagene (Donald) Eyre of Nephi, and Dr. Kathleen Church of Phoenix, Arizona; 17 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; and a brother, David (Margaret) Heywood of Salt Lake City. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rudolph; son, Clem in 1989; five sisters; three brothers; and one great-grandson.
Funeral services were held March 7, 2000, in the Panguitch 1st LDS Ward Chapel. Burial in the Panguitch Cemetery.
David Leland Heywood (1871 - 1958)
Kate DeLong Heywood (1870 - 1955)
Rudolph Church (1893 - 1973)
Winagene Church Eyre (1926 - 2016)*
Mary Heywood Cherrington (1900 - 1996)*
Kate Heywood Church (1905 - 2000)
Winnie Bell Heywood Hays (1907 - 1960)*
Panguitch City Cemetery
Plot: Block 2, Lot 36
Maintained by: Dan
Originally Created by: Donna Osborn
Record added: Dec 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23354907