|Birth: ||Jun. 5, 1927|
|Death: ||Jan. 8, 2009|
Clifton Wortham Asay was born Sunday, June 5, 1927 in Abraham, Millard County, Utah to Eleazer Hatch Asay and Flossie Myrtle Wortham.
He married Mary Lou Gurr on July 6, 1949 in the St. George Temple. Mary Lou passed away on May 28, 1998.
Cliff grew up in the Carterville area of Orem. He attended schools in Orem and graduated from Lincoln High School. He served in the Merchant Marines at the end of WWII.
Cliff was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He served honorably as a missionary in the Calgary, Alberta, Canada Mission from 1947-49. Cliff served as a custodian for 25 years at Pleasant Grove Junior High School.
Cliff passed away peacefully of natural causes on Thursday, January 8, 2009 at his home. He resided at 256 North 300 East in Pleasant Grove, Utah at the time of his death.
He was survived by nine children: Rebecca (Larry) Topham, David (Pamela) Asay, Randy (Rosa) Asay, Connie (Floyd) Wigginton, Larry (Dana) Asay, Celiene (Raul) Avila, Collette Asay, Chris (Becky) Asay, Suzanne (Ron) Grimes; 40 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren; three brothers: Clyde, Jesse, and Wayne. He was preceded in death by his grandson, Michael.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday, January 12, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in the Timpanogos Seventh Ward Chapel of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints located at 500 North 300 East in Pleasant Grove. A viewing was held on Sunday, January 11, 2009 from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Olpin Family Mortuary located at 494 South 300 East in Pleasant Grove, and at the Church on Monday one hour prior to the services.
Cliff was laif to rest following the conclusion of the Funeral Services in the Pleasant Grove City Cemetery.
REST IN PEACE.
Eleazer Hatch Asay (1888 - 1982)
Flossie Myrtle Wortham Asay (1896 - 1987)
Mary Lou Gurr Asay (1929 - 1998)*
Chris Edward Asay (1965 - 2010)*
Levan Wortham Asay (1917 - 1976)*
David Wortham Asay (1925 - 1945)*
Clifton Wortham "Cliff" Asay (1927 - 2009)
Pleasant Grove City Cemetery
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Aug 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40490277