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 Mary Ellen <I>Dean</I> Huffaker

Mary Ellen Dean Huffaker

Death 13 Jan 1942 (aged 59)
Burial Woodruff, Rich County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 146455 · View Source
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EVANSTON, Wyoming, January 14--Funeral services for Mary Ellen Dean Huffaker, wife of Shelby Huffaker, who died at the family home in Woodruff, Utah, at one o'clock Tuesday morning following a heart attack, will be conducted at two o'clock Sunday afternoon in the LDS Chapel in Woodruff by Bishop LeRoy Tingey.

Interment will be in the Woodruff Cemetery under the direction of the Durnford Mortuary. The remains will be taken to the home in Woodruff Thursday where friends may call until time for service.

She was born July 26, 1882, at Woodruff, Utah, the daughter of Charles and Ellen Franzier Dean. She was married to Shelby Huffaker in the Logan Temple, June 8, 1905. She was a member of the LDS Church, the Relief Society, having been an active worker, a member of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, an active worker in the Red Cross and sang with the Singing Mothers.

Surviving are her husband, three daughters, Mrs. Myrtle Spencer, Woodruff; Lila Huffaker, Evanston; Mrs. Vyola Jean Faddis, Woodruff; two sons, Lynn Huffaker, Woodruff; Wynn Huffaker, who will come from Fort Bliss, Texas, where he is serving in the U. S. Army; six brothers, Charles Dean, Challis, Idaho; Frank Dean, Missoula, Montana; William Dean, Lyman; Ray, Thomas and Arthur Dean, all of Woodruff; three sisters, Maude Cox, Woodruff; Hazel Simmons, Payson, Utah and Olive Putman and six grandchildren.

-Ogden Standard Examiner, January 14, 1942, transcribed by Rhonda Holton




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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
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