|Birth: ||Aug. 27, 1884|
|Death: ||Sep. 17, 1971|
Copy of obituary for Marian McNeil Izatt
Deseret News, Salt Lake City, Utah
"Mrs. Marian McNeil Izatt, 87, mother of BYU Professor Reed M. Izatt, Provo, died in a Logan hospital Friday of a heart attack.
She was born August 27, 1884 in Logan, a daughter of Archibald and Jane Bell McNeil, early Cache Valley pioneers. Her father, as a boy of 14 came to Utah with the 9th Handcart Company in 1860. She married Alexander S. Izatt, Jr., in the Logan LDS Temple on June 4, 1925. He died in 1961. For several years she resided in McEwen, Oregon, but for the past 35 years has been living in Logan.
Mrs. Izatt was active in the LDS Church serving as YWMIA secretary in the Logan 4th Ward, as secretary of the Relief Society, secretary of the Cache Stake Relidf Society Board, and in the Primary presidency of the Ward. She was a member of the Thomas X. Smith camp of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers.
Surviving her are a son, Reed M. Izatt, Provo; daughters, Mrs. Jesse M. (Harriet) Tebbs, Cowley, Wyo., and Mrs. Smith S. (Pearl) Evans, Kaysville; a step-daughter, Mrs. Albert (Ellen) Defrees, sumpter, Oregon; a step-daughter-in-law, Mrs. Elizabeth Izatt, Baker, Ore; 14 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great- grandchild; a brother William B. McNeil, Walla Walla, Wash.; and a sister Mrs. Joseph B. (Janett) Bullock, Logan. Funeral services are pending."
Alexander Spowart Izatt (1873 - 1961)
Logan City Cemetery
Created by: Bobbi Norris
Record added: Aug 22, 2010
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