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 Irene <I>Jorgensen</I> Theobald

Irene Jorgensen Theobald

Deseret, Millard County, Utah, USA
Death 7 Aug 1982 (aged 79)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Hinckley, Millard County, Utah, USA
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Memorial ID 69969 · View Source
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Irene was a year old when her father died. When she was 8 years oldj, she moved to Hurricane, Utah, with her mother and brothers . Here her mother died when she was 12 years old, and she lived with her half-brother. At the age of 15, Irene moved to Provo to stay with her half-sister, Amanda, and work in various homes. She met her future husband in Provo. After they were married, they made their first home in Tooele, Utah, where Alton worked in the smelters . They shortly afterwards moved to Hinckley, Utah, where they made their home on a lot given to them by Alton's father as a wedding gift. Alton farmed, did veterinarian work, and trucked for other farmers.

Irene J. Theobald

Irene Jorgenson Theobald, age 79, died August 7, 1982, in a Salt Lake City rest home.

Born June 7, 1903, in Deseret, Utah to Soren and Mary Margaret Christensen Jorgenson. Married Alton E. Theobald, October 2, 1923, in Salt Lake City. Member of the LDS Church.

Survived by her husband, Hinckley; sons and daughters: Mrs. Don (Wyla) Carlisle, Woods Cross; Mrs. Fenton (Ione) DeMille, Ogden; Devon, Carson City, Nev.; Mrs. Max (Sue) Scheiss, Bennion; Tom, Hinckley; Mrs. Allen (Mary) Irby, Leo B., Mrs. Dick (Rae) Peterson, Charles, Deloy, all of Las Vegas; Mrs. Thilda Remington, Lena Harney, Jarrell, all of Salt Lake City; 56 grandchildren; 74 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, August 10, 1982




  • Maintained by: Trina
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 69969
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Irene Jorgensen Theobald (7 Jun 1903–7 Aug 1982), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69969, citing Hinckley City Cemetery, Hinckley, Millard County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Trina (contributor 47086089) .