|Birth: ||Mar. 3, 1919|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 2007|
Beulah Marie Petersen Bassett was born March 3, 1919 in Deseret, Utah, the seventh child of Nels L and Edith Bennett Petersen. She died Dec. 23, 2007 at her home in Delta, Utah of Causes Incident to Age. Beulah grew up in Hinckley, Utah, attending Hinckley Elementary and graduating from Hinckley High School in 1936. She attended LDS Business College, Brigham Young University and the Holy Cross School of Nursing. She married Ralph Henry "Bud" Bassett in Hinckley, Utah on March 8, 1939.
Beulah and Bud lived with Grandpa Bassett until 1943 when they purchased a farm in Sutherland, Utah where they made their home for the next thirty years. Bud passed away on March 25, 1973. Shortly thereafter, Beulah moved to Delta. Prior to her marriage, Beulah worked for the Commercial Bank of Nephi. Beulah was a stay-at-home wife and mother until her youngest was old enough to go to school. She then embarked upon a 23 year career with Farmer's Home Administration, first as a County Office Clerk and finally as an Office Management Assistant for the states of Utah and Nevada. Beulah was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, serving in each of the auxiliaries. She was Coordinator of the Jr. Sunday School and coached the girl's softball team. She enjoyed golfing, bowling and spending time in her garden. Beulah enjoyed traveling throughout the world with family and friends. She especially enjoyed Florida and New York, but found that nowhere could compare to Delta, Hinckley and Sutherland.
Beulah is survived by four children: Jacquelyn (Doug) Turner, Paige (Jerry) Hawley, Howard (Syd) and Scott (Claudia). She leaves behind 19 grandchildren, 49 great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren, as well as siblings: Grethe Shipp, Margaret Jensen, Ward (NaRae) Petersen and Barbra (Dell) Ashby. She was preceded in death by parents: Nels and Edith; husband: Bud; son-in-law: Judd Hardy; grandson-in-law: Kenneth Shumway; great grand-daughter: Anna Bassett; brothers: Lowell, Wayne and Homer Petersen; sisters: Nelda Memmott and Dorothy Damron.
Funeral Services: Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007 at the Sutherland 2nd Ward Chapel (3120 West 2600 North Delta) at 11 a.m. Friends call at Nickle Mortuary (190 South Center Delta) Friday, 7-8 p.m. and on Saturday at the Church, 9:30-10:40 a.m.
Burial: Sutherland Cemetery.
Published in the Deseret News on 12/27/2007.
Nels L Petersen (1881 - 1954)
Edith Bennett Petersen (1885 - 1941)
Ralph Henry Bassett (1917 - 1973)
N. Lowell Petersen (1908 - 1997)**
Wayne Bennett Petersen (1910 - 2004)*
Homer Udell Petersen (1911 - 2004)*
Grethe Isabella Petersen Shipp (1915 - 2010)*
Nelda Petersen Memmott (1916 - 2005)*
Edith Margaret Petersen Jensen (1917 - 2013)*
Beulah Marie Petersen Bassett (1919 - 2007)
Donald Ward Petersen (1920 - 2015)*
Dorathy Jane Petersen Damron (1922 - 2006)*
Barbra Dean Petersen Ashby (1924 - 2016)*
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Record added: Aug 18, 2013
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