PRICE-Norma Jeanne Empey Moynier, age 81, passed away Dec. 2, 2004 in Price.
Born Sept. 6, 1923 in Price to Carl and Polly Jessen Empey. She was one of four children, including Waneta, Carl and Max who all preceded her in death.
Married Leon M. Moynier, Sr., Oct. 25, 1941 in Ely, Nev.; he died April 13, 1971.
Member of the LDS Church. Lifelong resident of Carbon County and graduate of Carbon High School. During her life she was a member of the Board of Directors of the Carbon County Nursing Home. She was an active member and held offices in the Price Ladies of Elks, Price Sorrocis, Daughters of the Utah Pioneers and Beta Sigma Phi. Jeanne was a loving mother, wife and she helped support her husband in the sheep ranching business. She was a pillar of strength for her family and a mentor, counselor, and friend to all those who knew her.
Survived by her daughter, Lea Maureen (Joe) Levisky, Colorado Springs, Colo.; son, Leon M. (Dee) Moynier Jr., Price; five grandchildren, Joseph and Ann Marie Levisky, Leon, Cory and Cody Moynier; and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was held Mon., Dec. 6, 2004 at 11 a.m. at Mitchell Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to the American Heart or American Diabetes Association.
PRICE-Our beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend, Dan Coleman, age 74, passed away peacefully Dec. 6, 2004 while surrounded by his loving family. Born July 26, 1930 in Castle Gate to Pernal Alonzo and Virl Irene Lawson Coleman.
At the tender age of 13, he started working in various coal mines where he worked for 46 years. Member of the United Mine Workers of America Hiawatha Local #6363, where he retired from in 1991. He joined the US Army and served in the Korean War.
When Dan returned home, he married the love of his life, Darlene Ellen Smith on April 6, 1953 in Elko, Nev.; she returned home on May 12, 2002. They spent 49 happy years together.
They enjoyed spending quality time with family and friends. In later years they enjoyed spending their winters in Arizona and driving to Mesquite to gamble. Dan enjoyed playing poker, golf and pool. His greatest joy was playing poker with family and friends. We all called him the "Poker King."
Survived by his son, Danny (Tracie) Coleman; daughters, Kathy Coleman & Reggie Jones; Sharon (Hubert) Wilson, all of Price; seven grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one on the way; four sisters, Lita (Jim) Redford, Fawn Salzetti, Maxine Braby, Kay Evans; two brothers, Parry (Raye) Coleman and Tom (Lucy) Coleman. Preceded in death by parents, wife, seven brothers and sisters, and his daughter Eileen G. Coleman.
Funeral service Thurs. Dec. 9, 2004, noon, Mitchell Funeral Home. Family will be at Mitchell's Thursday one hour prior to service. Friends are welcome at Mitchell's daily. Interment, Cliffview Cemetery, Price.
HUNTINGTON-Jack H. Taylor, age 72, passed away Dec. 1, 2004 at his home in Huntington. He was born Oct. 20, 1932 in Orangeville to Jared LeRoy and Della May Cox Taylor. He married Janet Wilberg Sept. 20, 1954 in the Manti LDS Temple.
Jack was an avid biker and spent many wonderful hours teaching his grandchildren and great-grandchildren how to ride. He took great pride in his yard work and wood work, and enjoyed camping and boating, (especially in Joe's Valley). Above all else, he loved spending time with his family and being a grandpa. His family was his life.
As a member of the LDS Church, he served in numerous callings. He worked for Castle Valley Co-op for 20 years and Magnuson Lumber for 14 years and was respected by all who knew him.
Jack is survived by his wife Janet of Huntington and children: Debra and Larry Joe Newman of Huntington, Steven Jack and Jody Taylor of Cleveland and Nola and Bliss Mead of Orangeville; seven grandchildren and eight (soon to be nine) great-grandchildren. Also survived by brother Chester Vaughn Taylor and sister Barbara Baudack. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, two sisters and an infant son John.
Funeral services were held Sat. Dec. 4, 2002 at 11 a.m. in the Huntington 1st Ward LDS Chapel. Burial will be in the Castle Dale Cemetery.
Dee Anna Wilstead died Dec. 1, 2004 at the age of 62 due to lymphoma cancer. She was at her daughters home in Southern California on hospice care.
Her funeral will be held Dec. 11, 2004 at 11 a.m. at the Cedar Hill Cemetery in Paonia, Colo. For more information, contact Michelle Morgan at 1-907-921-4007.