WELLINGTON-Nadeen Clark Crabtree, our loving wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend to many passed away Dec. 16, 2010 at the University of Utah Hospital after a four year battle with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.
She was born Sept. 15, 1948 in Long Beach, Calif. to Lawrence and Jewell Ett Smith Clark.
On Feb. 11, 1966, she married Patrick R. Crabtree in Long Beach, Calif. and shortly after their marriage they moved to Utah.
Nadeen made her home in Wellington and for the past 10 years she been blessed to work for Electrical Contractors of Price. She truly enjoyed her job and those she worked with. Her number one priority in life was her family and she made sure that she cherished every moment. She loved spoiling her grandchildren and her favorite pastime was playing dice and cards with her mom while they enjoyed a cup of coffee.
Nadeen was a Life Member of the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary. She shared a great love for the outdoors, camping and bowling. Nadeen will always be remembered for her strength, courage and dedication to others.
She is survived by her husband, Pat Crabtree, Wellington; one daughter and three sons, Rochelle (Ritchie) Wood, Peoria, Ariz., Patrick Lawrence Crabtree, Wellington, Darrin Scott (Malinda) Crabtree, Helper, Jesse Lynn (Amanda) Crabtree, Wellington; mother, Jewell Clark, Wellington; six grandchildren, Skyler, Ashliana, Patrick Jr., Brilyn, Michael and Alexandria; brothers-in-law, Terry Brown, Price, Richard L. Crabtree, South Dakota.
Preceded in death by her father, sisters, Colleen Clark and Evelyn Jewell Brown.
"We would like to thank every family member, friend, doctor, nurse, surgeon and everyone Nadeen met for all their love, support, kind words, excellent care and friendship over the years and present day. We were blessed to have had her in our lives. Our wife, mother, sister and daughter was truly a beautiful soul. Nadeen will be missed and her memory cherished everyday of our lives."
Funeral service, Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, 11 a.m., Mitchell Funeral Home. Family will be at Mitchell's Wednesday one hour prior to service. Interment, Cliffview Cemetery, Price. Family and friends are welcome at Mitchell's daily and may share memories of Nadeen at www.mitchellfuneralhome.net.