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 Myrna Jane <I>Measom</I> Giles

Myrna Jane Measom Giles

Spanish Fork, Utah County, Utah, USA
Death 27 Dec 1984 (aged 59)
Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA
Burial Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA
Plot Sec. F Lot 47 Pos. 8
Memorial ID 81419 · View Source
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Myrna Jane Measom Giles, 59, Springville, died of cancer Wednesday, Dec. 26, 1984, at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center.

She was born Feb. 11, 1925, at Spanish Fork to James Atkinson and Celia Terese Wilde Measom. She married Milton Bernell Giles July 2, 1946, in the Idaho Falls Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

She was an active member of the LDS Church, serving as a Relief Society president, Young Women's president and as a teacher in all auxiliaries. She and her husband recently returned from an LDS mission to Wadena, Minn. She had served as president of a PTA, the Federated Women's Club and the Companions Club. She owned and operated a women's dress shop in Springville for years. In high school she won the American Legion Americanism theme and participated in pep club and dramatics.

She is survived by her husband of Springville; six children: Milton Craig Giles, Salt Lake City; Mrs. James (DeLauna) Luchetti, Malad, Idaho; Mrs. Charles (Debra) Brown, Provo; Edwin Kent Giles, Sandy; and Roger Thomas Giles and Mrs. Christopher (Melanie) Shipley, both Springville; her parents of Spanish Fork, 23 grandchildren; and one brother and one sister: James Lawrence Measom, Spanish Fork and Mrs. Allen (Carmen) Tuttle, Placerville, Calif.

She was preceded in death by one son, Larry Giles, and a grandchild.

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday in the LDS Springville North Stake Center, 350 N. 400 East. Friends may call at Wheeler Mortuary, 211 E. 200 South, Springville, 6-8 p.m. Friday or at the church one hour before services.

Burial will be in Springville Evergreen Cemetery.

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Gravesite Details Cause of Death: Cancer




  • Maintained by: Chad Kendell
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 81419
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Myrna Jane Measom Giles (11 Feb 1925–27 Dec 1984), Find A Grave Memorial no. 81419, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Chad Kendell (contributor 47022398) .