|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1935|
|Death: ||Oct. 18, 2003|
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Carol Joy La Follette "We love you Mom"
Our wonderful mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend Carol Joy (Peterson) La Follette, 67, surrounded by her children, grasped the hands of her Heavenly Father and deeply missed husband to join them in eternity October 18, 2003. Since Tom's passing; Carol's broken heart and lingering battle with Lupus finally took everything out of her.
Carol was born Christmas day 1935 to Holger and Dorthea Peterson. She grew up and graduated high school in Murray, UT, attended BYU, worked for Jordan and Murray School Districts, Hercules, and the State of Utah. Married Thomas Woods La Follette on Sept. 7, 1962 in Salt Lake City and enjoyed 25 wonderful years together.
She is survived by her three loving children; Lisa Ward (John), Suzanne Lindsey (Todd) and Robert La Follette (Alycia). She adored her seven beautiful grandchildren; Chase, Brandon, Raegan, Tanner, Katelyn, Keaten and Macy. Also survived by sister LeNay Russell, brothers William and Albert Peterson and several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband Tom, parents and brother Kenneth.
Funeral services will be held Thursday Oct. 23rd at noon in the Midvale 8th Ward Chapel, 642 Jackson St. (255 W). Friends may call at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 So. State St., Wed., Oct. 22nd from 6-8 p.m. and Thurs., at the church one hour prior to services. Burial Murray City Cemetery.
Salt Lake Tribune, The (UT)
Date: October 22, 2003
Thomas La Follette (1925 - 1988)
Murray City Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Created by: Tim Allen
Record added: Sep 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97144272
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