Vernon Harris Heaton

Vernon Harris Heaton

Birth
Portage, Box Elder County, Utah, USA
Death 27 May 1945 (aged 41)
Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA
Burial Bonneville County, Idaho, USA
Plot Area D, Row 44, Plot 17, Lot 1
Memorial ID 59213509 · View Source
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Vernon Harris Heaton was the first of nine children born to Jonas Sinclair Heaton and Annie Jane Harris. He was born in Portage, Box Elder, Utah, on 12 September 1903, and was sealed to his parents in the Logan Temple on October 19, 1904 when he was nine months old. Vern's younger brother, Lloyd, was born two years later on 20 Dec 1905. In about 1907 they moved to Perry, Idaho, just west of Ririe, where three of Vern's sisters were born: Grace Leona - 9 Feb 1908, Laura Belle - 19 Mar 1910, and Cora Mae - 15 Mar 1912. Ethlyn Harris was born 12 Jul 1914 on the dry farm above Ririe. His family moved to Idaho Falls in the fall of 1914 and lived in a house at 560 "H" Street. Vern, Lloyd, Grace, and Laura all attended school at Riverside Grade School.

He married Rosella Cleverley, the daughter of George Franklin Cleverley and Hannah Peterson, on February 6, 1923 in the Logan Temple. They had three sons, Gene born 22 Feb 1927, Don born 25 Jan 1932 , and Wayne born 12 Mar 1940. Their two baby daughters, Donna and Doris, died as infants.


NEWSPAPER DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT:
Vernon Harris Heaton, 41, died at the family home, 312 Lomax Street, Sunday morning following an illness of three years. Mr. Heaton before his illness, had worked at the Eleanore and Rogers hotels in Idaho Falls for 15 years as a clerk. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the LDS Fifth ward church. The body will remain at the Wood Funeral home until time of services. He was born September 12, 1904(sic), in Portage, Utah. Survivors besides the widow, include three sons, Gene Heaton, with the navy in San Diego, Calif.; Don Heaton and Wayne Heaton, Idaho Falls; and by the following brothers and sisters: Lloyd Heaton, Idaho Falls; Mrs. Gordon Blaylock, Buhl; Mrs. Wayne Schley, Ogden, Utah; Mrs. Preston Wheeler, Pocatello; First Lt. Jonas Heaton, Jr., Warrensburg, Mo.; Mrs Melvin Cleverley, Rigby; Mrs. Clifford Montgomery, Ogden; Mrs. Allen Dixon, Ogden.



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  • Created by: Redriver
  • Added: 25 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59213509
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Vernon Harris Heaton (12 Sep 1903–27 May 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59213509, citing Ririe Shelton Cemetery, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Redriver (contributor 47269236) .