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 Tasma <I>Ellis</I> Johns

Tasma Ellis Johns

Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA
Death 21 Sep 2000 (aged 91)
Provo, Utah County, Utah, USA
Burial South Ogden, Weber County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 100129720 · View Source
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Salt Lake Tribune, September 24, 2000

PROVO - Tasma Ellis Johns, 91, formerly of Ogden, died Thursday, September 21, 2000, at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center in Provo, of causes incident to age.
She was born September 18, 1909, in Kaysville, the daughter of William Henderson and Sarah Talbot Ellis.
Tasma married Laurence B. Johns on September 21, 1927, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. They were the parents of four daughters and one son. Laurence preceded her in death on October 8,1990. Tasma lived in Ogden most of her life. A graduate of Ogden High School, she worked as an accountant at Defense Depot Ogden and Hill Air Force Base. She retired in 1971. She remained in Ogden until 1991, when she moved to Provo to live in the home of her daughter, Marilyn. During the winters, she lived in Yuma, Arizona with her daughters, Delpha and Leah. Tasma lived a full and active life. She participated energetically in the programs of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, especially the Mutual Improvement Association and the Relief Society. More than anything, she loved associating with her family - traveling, playing games, picnics -any event that brought the family together.
Surviving are four children, Delpha (Val, deceased) Huss, Ogden; Leah (Ron) Frost, Rochester, Wash.; Marilyn (Thomas) Alexander, Provo; Sally Ann "Sage" Johns (David Hunter), Seattle, Wash.; 20 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren, and 12 great-great-grandchildren. Her son, L. Wayne (Renee) Johns, and her brother, Elden (Mel) Ellis, preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at Lindquist's Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Blvd. Friends may call at Berg Mortuary, 185 East Center Street in Provo, on Sunday, September 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. and at Lindquist's Ogden Mortuary on Monday from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Interment, Lindquist's Memorial Gardens of the Wasatch, 1718 Combe Road.

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