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Joann Hope Rasmussen Erickson

Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 30 Aug 1990 (aged 54)
Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
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Memorial ID 36601 · View Source
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JoAnn Hope Rasmussen Erickson, age 54, our loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister, died August 30, 1990 in a Murray hospital after a long illness.

She was born November 26, 1935 in Midvale, Utah to Clarence and Esther Victoria Downs Rasmussen. On November 24, 1954 she married C. Wayne Erickson in Sandy, Utah. Their marriage was solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.

JoAnn's life was one of service and dedication, especially to her family. She adored and was loved in return by her many friends, husband, children, grand-children, brothers and sisters. She was active in the LDS Church serving in many organizations as well as teaching seminary, but she devoted her greatest love to the youth and her life was enriched by many foster children she helped in her home.

Survivors: husband, C. Wayne Erickson, Sandy; children, Mrs. Mark (Wendy) Smith, Mrs. Douglas (Sherry) Simons, both Riverton; Ronald Erickson and his wife, Vickie, West Valley City; Randy W. Erickson and his wife, Jayne, Sandy; seven grandchildren; brother and sisters, Mrs. LeRoyce (Mary) Comes, Salt Lake City; David Rasmussen and wife, Yvonne, Sandy; Mrs. Glade (Clarene) Birch, Anchorage, Alaska; Mrs. Wyatt (Jeanine) Miles, Midvale; sister-in-law, Mrs. Anita Rasmussen, Carlin, Nevada.

Preceded in death by brother, Von Rasmussen.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 4, 1990, at 1 p.m. in the Mt. Jordan 1st LDS Ward Chapel, 8950 South 400 East, Sandy. Friends may call at Goff Mortuary 8090 So. State Monday 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday at the church from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Interment, Murray City Cemetery.

Source-Deseret News Saturday, September 1, 1990 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36601
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joann Hope Rasmussen Erickson (26 Nov 1935–30 Aug 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36601, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .