|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1934|
|Death: ||Jan. 1, 2009|
Published in the Las Vegas Review Journal on January 04, 2009:
Dorothy Ellen (Thayne) Artus, age 74, passed away Jan. 1, 2009, in Las Vegas. She was born Jan. 20, 1934, in Las Vegas, to Emerald Quincey and Vonda Melissa Humphries Thayne. She was a resident of Las Vegas for 60 years, and a resident of Logandale for the past 14. Dorothy grew up in Sunrise Acres, attended 5th Street School and graduated from Las Vegas High School in 1952. June 20, 1954, Dorothy married Loren Artus in Las Vegas. They were sealed for time and all eternity in the St. George LDS Temple Feb. 28, 1976. Dorothy enjoyed camping, fishing and handicrafts, and loved being a grandma. Survivors include her loving husband, of 54 years, Loren Artus of Logandale; two daughters, Dawn (Tim) DeBerardinis of Logandale, and Danielle (Scott) Thorne of Las Vegas; seven grandchildren, Brayde, Kyle, Megan, Tess, Kaylee, Dallas and Jamie; and her siglings, Lloyd (Eva) Thayne of Las Vegas, Deanne Johnson of Overton, Shirley (Bill) Bunker of Alamo, and Carolyn Reingruber of Las Vegas. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; and a granddaughter, Abbey. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 5, at the Logandale 5th Ward Chapel. Visitation will be 9:30-10:30 a.m. prior to services. Interment will follow in the Logandale Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Diabetes Foundation and/or to Odyssey Hospice in Las Vegas. Arrangements by Moapa Valley Mortuary, (702) 398-3600.
Created by: Miracle Mile Tim
Record added: Jan 04, 2009
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