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Mae Ovard Beckstead
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1913
Death: Jan. 30, 2005

The Deseret News
January 5, 2005

Obituary: Mae Ovard Beckstead

In Loving Memory

1913 - 2005

Mae Ovard Beckstead, 91, died at the Holladay Health Care Center of natural causes on January 3, 2005.

Mae was born April 19, 1913, in American Fork, Utah to Lindsey and Orpha Ovard. She married Dean N. Beckstead on September 1, 1933 in the Salt Lake Temple. She was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and held several positions within the church. She volunteered for 18 years at the LDS Hospital and was on the committee that built the Heritage House in Murray, Utah.

She is preceded in death by husband, Dean N. Beckstead; brothers Joseph Ovard, Glen Ovard.

She is survived by her son, DeMont Beckstead and his wife Jolene, three grandchildren, five great-grand-children, and one great-great-grandson; sisters Fae Heaps and Beth Wride and brothers Wyaman Ovard and Jay Ovard.

Viewing will be held on Friday, January 7, 2005 from 10:00 to 11:00 am with Memorial Services to follow at 11:00 a.m. at Jenkins-Soffe South Valley, 1007 W. South Jordan Pkwy. (10600 So.). Interment South Jordan City Cemetery.

The Family would like to thank the Holladay Health Care Center staff for their years of care and concern for Mae Beckstead. We would also like to thank the Hospice Care for their concern for our family. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lindsey J Ovard (1890 - 1964)
  Orpha Eliza Searle Ovard (1889 - 1963)
 
 Spouse:
  Dean Naylor Beckstead (1913 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mae Ovard Beckstead (1913 - 2005)
  Faye Ovard Heaps (1914 - 2012)*
  Joseph Lindsey Ovard (1915 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
South Jordan Cemetery
South Jordan
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Burt
Record added: Aug 02, 2008
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Mae <i>Ovard</i> Beckstead
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