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 Violet Ruth “Vi” <I>Garritson</I> Eakins

Violet Ruth “Vi” Garritson Eakins

Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 25 Jan 1998 (aged 68)
Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 12W155 7
Memorial ID 34126 · View Source
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Violet Ruth Garritson Eakins "Together Again"
Violet R. Eakins, age 68, our loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend passed away, January 25, 1998 in Murray, Utah.

Born March 2, 1929 in Salt Lake City to John Garritson and Paula Jensen. Married Charles A. Eakins, Jr. on December 13, 1946 in Salt Lake City. They were the parents of five children. Graduate of West High, member LDS church. Worked as a ceramic teacher at Salt Lake Ceramic Shop for 25 years and Love & Stitches Ceramic Shop for five years.

Survived by children - Sally (Bent) Christensen, Jim (Nan) Eakins, Pam Heinlein, Charla (Michael) Nieman, John Eakins; sister - Jean Brown; brother - Jack Garritson; 11 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by parents, brother - Don, and husband Charles.

Funeral Services will be held Thurs. January 29, 1998, 11 a.m. at Jenkins-Soffe Mort., 4760 So. State St., where friends may call Wed. 6-8 p.m. and Thurs. 10-10:50 a.m. Interment - Murray City Cemetery.

Salt Lake Tribune, The (UT)
Date: January 27, 1998

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34126
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Violet Ruth “Vi” Garritson Eakins (2 Mar 1929–25 Jan 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34126, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .