Marita Price Tripp
MALAD – Marita Price Tripp, 64, of Malad and wife of Vern Tripp, passed away Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998 in the Oneida County Hospital of sudden heart failure.
She was born March 26, 1934 in South Jordan, Utah, a daughter of Lesley William and Hazel Sheppick Price. She was reared and educated in Arimo, Idaho.
On December 27, 1952 she married Theron Vern Tripp in Arimo. The marriage was later solemnized on March 1, 1965 in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple.
She had served in many church callings including Primary presidency, Cub Scout leader, nursery, visiting teacher, and as a stake missionary. Marita enjoyed reading and cooking.
She is survived by her husband, of Malad; five daughters, Betty Kim Lewis of Clearfield, Utah, Kristine (Devere) Hansen of Tremonton, Utah, Lesley (Curtis) Head of Pleasantview, Idaho, Brooke (Kerry) Jensen of Clinton, Utah and Amber (Tano) Cavasos of Sacramento, California; two sons, Dwight Tripp of Clearfield, Utah, and Jared (Rachel) Tripp of Riverdale, Utah; 19 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; her father, of South Jordan, Utah; four brothers, Glen (Bonnie) Price of Pocatello, Ralph (Marilyn) Price of Raymond, Canada, Vern (Kathy) Price of Roy, Utah, Ken (Debbie) Price of Magna, Utah; three sisters, Alva (Larry) Brown of Holla-day, Utah, Mary (Scott) Dolder of Bountiful, Utah, and Glenda (Barry) Tripp of Wellsville, Utah. She was preceded in death by her mother.
Funeral services will be held Friday, October 9, 1998, in the Malad LDS Stake Chapel, 400 N. 200 W., at noon. Friends may call at the Benson-Horsley Funeral Home, 132 W. 300 N., Malad, on Thursday, October 8, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., and on Friday at the funeral home from 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Burial Marita P. Tripp
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
MARITA PRICE TRIPP – 64
Born March 25, 1934 – South Jordan, Utah
Passed Away October 4, 1998 – Malad, Idaho
Friday October 9, 1998 – 12 Noon
Malad 6th Ward LDS Chapel
Bishop Marvin Pen, officiating
CASKET BEARERS – Family
DWIGHT W. TRIPP JARED V. TRIPP
KERRY W. JENSEN DEVERE E. HANSEN
CURTIS R. HEAD ANTANACIO CAVASOS
HONORARY BEARERS – Family ZANE & CORDELL HANSEN, BRANDON, TYLER, MATTHEW & JEFFERY LEWIS, KASEY, KELLY & KENDAL JENSEN, RASTY WRIGHT, ALLEN MALLO, will be in the Arimo Cemetery.
AT THE ARIMO CITY CEMETERY
Dedicatory Prayer KEN N. PRICE, brother
Special appreciation to the 6th Ward Relief Society sisters for their compassionate service
Family Prayer VERN L. PRICE, brother
Organist HOPE PRICE
Invocation RALPH L. PRICE, brother
Life Sketch sisters,
GLENDA TRIPP, ALVA BROWN & MARY DOLDER
Vocal Solo “How Great Thou Art”
by MARK ALDER
acc. by CARLA WILLIAMS
Speaker PRES. BRENT EVANSON
Speaker BISHOP WENDELL SMITH
Vocal “SOFTLY & TENDERLY”
by THE REFLECTIONS
Remarks Bishop MARVIN RETT
Benediction GLEN PRICE, brother