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 Phyllis Truscott

Phyllis Truscott

Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
Death 28 Sep 1996 (aged 84)
Provo, Utah County, Utah, USA
Burial Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
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Memorial ID 143692 · View Source
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MT. PLEASANT, Utah--Phyllis Mae Reynolds Truscott, 83, passed away on Sept. 28, 1996 in Provo, Utah, surrounded by her daughters.

She was born December 22, 1912 in Mt. Pleasant, Utah. She was the daughter of Benjamin E. Reynolds and Mary Christina Hansen. After the death of her parents, she was raised by her grandmother, Anne Christia (Stena) Mortensen Hansen. Phyllis married Fern M. Truscott, August 13, 1930 in Manti, Utah and later was sealed in the Manti Temple. He died August 26, 1994.

Phyllis loved her church and held many positions in her ward and stake and especially loved the Relief Society. She had a beautiful singing voice and enjoyed her years in the Singing Mothers Chorus. She was a member of the DUP and had a great ancestrial heritage. She loved genealogy and family histories. She was a good gardener and a creator of many beautiful quilts and treasured handwork.

She is survived by four daughters: Joanne (Duane) Peterson, Salt Lake City; Peggy (Merrill) Madsen, Provo; Dawna Madsen, Taylorsville; Kathleen (Jay) Simpson, Weslaco, Texas; she had 16 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, parents and two sisters, Madge and Georgia, great-grandson, Andrew and son-in-law, Bruce Madsen.

Funeral services will be held in Mt. Pleasant, LDS Third Ward Chapel, at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3, 1996. Friends may call at the church at 9:45-10:45 a.m. Burial Mt. Pleasant City Cemetery, under the direction of Ursenbach Funeral Home.

The family wished to extend gratitude for the loving care our mother was given by those who attended her at th Orem Care Center and UVRMC.

Salt Lake Tribune, The (UT)
Date: October 1, 1996

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 143692
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Phyllis Truscott (22 Jan 1912–28 Sep 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 143692, citing Mount Pleasant City Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Love My Ancestors (contributor 47233390) .