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 Louise <I>Chipman</I> Fitzwater

Louise Chipman Fitzwater

Death 31 Aug 1995 (aged 83)
Burial Tooele, Tooele County, Utah, USA
Plot 10-119-2
Memorial ID 88206 · View Source
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Louise Chipman Gillespie Fitzwater, our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, age 83, returned to her Heavenly Father after a valiant struggle against leukemia on August 31, 1995.

Louise was born, June 12, 1912 to Alva Barnabus Chipman and Dora Elizabeth Priday in Pleasant Grove, Utah. She married Daniel Hillman Gillespie, July 15, 1931 in the Logan Temple. Dan died Feb. 27, 1947. Louise then married Alonzo Cecil Fitzwater, September 3, 1949. He preceded her in death. Louise was employed at the Tooele Army Depot as a Security Specialist. She retired November 23, 1973. She was active in the LDS Church and served as organist in various church organizations since the age of 12. Music and family were the loves of her life.She was a member of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers. She loved to play bridge and belonged to several bridge clubs.

She is survived by a daughter, Pat (Jay) Colledge, Tooele; a son, Daniel Alva (Patty) Gillespie, Salt Lake; step-daughter, Donna (Darrell) Smith, Midland, Texas; and stepson, Jay (Henrietta) Fitzwater, Rush Valley; sister, Sarah Scholes, Smithfield; and brother, Col. Burke Jensen, Provo; 18 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 5, 1995 at 11 a.m. in the Tooele 4th Ward, 192 West 200 So., Tooele, Utah. Friends may call at the church on Tuesday from 9-10:45 a.m. Interment Tooele City Cemetery.

Deseret News Sunday, Sept. 3 1995

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 88206
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Louise Chipman Fitzwater (12 Jun 1912–31 Aug 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 88206, citing Tooele City Cemetery, Tooele, Tooele County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .