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Iris Durfey Vance
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1916
Beaver Dam
Box Elder County
Utah, USA
Death: May 17, 2012
Mesa
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

Bunker Family Funeral & Cremation
Mesa, Arizona

Iris Durfey Vance
September 1, 1916 ~ May 17, 2012

Iris Durfey Vance, 95, passed away May 17, 2012, in Mesa, AZ. She was born September 1, 1916 in Beaver Dam, UT, to Henry Oakley and Eva Vilate Jensen Durfey.

She met Paul Worlton Vance at church in Alaska and they were happily married for 67 years. He preceded her in death last year. They raised their seven children in Chandler, AZ: Paul DeWayne (Lanae), Claudia Iris Reed (Bill), Dianne Layton (Robert), Kathleen Lindblom (Coy), James Oakley (Debbie), Paula Margie Merkley (Richard), John Durfey (Janese).

Iris will also be missed by 123 grandchildren and great-grandchildren and a sister, Carol Kislan, of Utah. She loved her church and family. To her the "present time" was always the "best time".

Funeral services will be Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 10 AM, preceded by a visitation at 9 AM at the LDS Southern Estates Ward Chapel, 920 S. Lindsay, Mesa.

Burial will be in the Alpine City Cemetery, Alpine, UT, May 24th. Appreciation is extended to Hospice of the Valley, Golden Age Care Home and all who loved and cared for her.

Arrangements by Bunker's Garden Chapel. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Oakley Durfey (1888 - 1964)
  Eva Vilate Jensen Durfey (1890 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Paul Worlton Vance (1915 - 2011)
 
 Sibling:
  Iris Durfey Vance (1916 - 2012)
  Henry Durfey (1923 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Alpine City Cemetery
Alpine
Utah County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Sharla
Record added: May 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90518083
Iris <i>Durfey</i> Vance
Added by: Sharla
 
Iris <i>Durfey</i> Vance
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 Added: Aug. 15, 2012

- Sharla
 Added: May. 21, 2012
 
 
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