|Birth: ||Aug. 30, 1926|
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
|Death: ||Jun. 29, 2010|
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Beverly Joye Bennett Hoggard passed away peacefully on 29 June, 2010 of complications from a stroke.
She was born 30 August, 1926 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Clifford Crosby Bennett and Dorothy Carr Bennett.
She was raised in a family of thirteen children in Lehi, Utah and graduated from Lehi High School in May 1944 and from the Dr. W. H. Groves Latter-Day Saint School of Nursing on 12 June, 1947 and received a diploma of Nursing from the University of Utah.
She married Julius McCandless Hoggard on 30 August, 1946 in Farmington, Utah. The marriage was solemnized in the Logan LDS Temple on 30 August, 1950. She had four children and also raised her brother-in-law, Glen McCandless Hoggard.
She was active in PTA during the school years of all her children, serving in many positions from 1957-1978. She served as President of Roosevelt Junior High School PTA and on the Salt Lake County PTA Board.
She was an active life-long member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, serving continually in various positions. She served twice as Relief Society President and was an avid genealogist. Next to her family and the gospel of Jesus Christ, she loved nursing and spent a total of twenty-three years in practice as a staff nurse in both surgical and cardiovascular surgery nursing at LDS Hospital.
She loved life and was grateful to live in this wonderful country and enjoyed the gospel of Jesus Christ.
She is survived by her husband and four children: Julie Olson (Jeffery) Valley Stream, NY; Dale B Hoggard (Kitty) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Jill Green (David) Eugene, Oregon; and Rick B Hoggard (Suzanne) Holladay, Utah; as well as twenty-six grandchildren, twenty great-grandchildren, and many others who view Beverly as their mother and grandmother. She has two grandchildren currently serving LDS Missions: Peter Olson (Tokyo Japan) and Laura Kate Hoggard (the Baltics); and Bradley Hoggard in the Marines. Surviving brothers and sisters are: Ann Nelson, Salt Lake City; Cheri Atkin (Ralph) Bloomington; Paul C. Bennett (Laura), Grove City, Ohio: J. Von Bennett (Mary Lou), Pleasant Grove; Gene Bennett (Karen) St. George; Robert C. Bennett (Linnea), Orem; Gregory Bennett (Ronda), Sandy; and brother-in-law Paul Brooks, St. George. She is preceded in death by her parents and sisters: Clifta Varney, Faye Godfrey, Linda Brooks; and brothers: Jesse Bennett, Richard Bennett; brother-in-law Glen Hoggard; and daughter-in-law Maile Slack Hoggard.
The viewings will be held on Thursday, July 1, 2010 at Wing Mortuary, 118 East Main Street, Lehi, Utah, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and Friday, July 2, 2010 from 9:30 a.m. till the time of the services in the Highland Park Ward Chapel, 2535 South Douglas Street (1240 East) Salt Lake City, Utah, followed by the funeral services at 11:00 a.m.
Burial Services will be held in the American Fork Cemetery at 1:30 p.m.
Published in the Deseret News from June 30 to July 2, 2010.
Julius McCandless Hoggard (1925 - 2012)
American Fork Cemetery
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Jul 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54374110