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 Louisa Beryl <I>Buchanan</I> Bennion

Louisa Beryl Buchanan Bennion

Lyman, Wayne County, Utah, USA
Death 22 Sep 1995 (aged 86)
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 08 116 8
Memorial ID 36693 · View Source
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Daughter of George Franklin Buchanan and Louisa Jane Allen

Married Ned Owen Adams, 18 July 1928, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, later divorced

Married Clive Brown Bennion, 1 Jul 1978, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

OBITUARY: LOUISA B. BENNION - Our beloved mother, sister, grandmother, and friend, Louisa Beryl Buchanan Adams Bennion, was called home to her Heavenly Father on September 22, 1995.

She was born August 22, 1909 in Lyman, Utah, a daughter of George Franklin and Louisa Jane Allen Buchanan. She married Ned O. Adams on July 18, 1928 in Manti, Utah. They were later divorced. She married Clive Bennion on July 1, 1978 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died on May 2, 1983. She was a member of the LDS Church and had served in the various church positions throughout her life. She served a full-time mission in the Gulf States Mission. Louisa was a lifetime member of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers. She was a member of the Murray Senior Citizens Harmonica Band. She enjoyed handwork and quilting. She loved genealogy.

Surviving are three daughters, Margaret Wight, Ogden; Nellie Chipman, Washington, Utah; Mary Louise Sassin, Hurricane; a daughter-in-law, Nadine Adams, St. George; 16 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, 15 step-grandchildren, and 13 step-great-grandchildren; four step-children, Jerry (Carol) Bennion, Sharon (Dan) Davies, Scott (Vickie) Reading, all of Murray; Susan (Ron) Woodland, St. George. Also surviving are five brothers and two sisters, Richard Buchanan, Midvale; Vernon (Margie) Buchanan, Rollin (Donna) Buchanan, of Roosevelt; Hayle (Melva) Buchanan, No. Ogden; Bernell (Barbie) Buchanan, Midvale; Lydia (Jay) Peterson, Loa, Utah; and Neva (Vance) Prescott, Emmett, Idaho. She was preceded in death by her husband, one son, Veloy O. Adams and three brothers and one sister.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 26, 1995 at 11 a.m. in the Myers Mortuary Chapel, 845 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Friends may call at the mortuary Monday from 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Interment in the Murray City Cemetery.

The family wishes to thank the staff at Garden Retirement Center and Mt. Ogden Care Center for their loving care.

Source: Deseret News, Sunday, September 24, 1995




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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 36693
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Louisa Beryl Buchanan Bennion (22 Aug 1909–22 Sep 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36693, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .