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Saturday, March 24, 2007

Cragun Obituaries in Wichita Kansas

Found a couple of Cragun obituaries in Wichita Kansas, published by the Midwest Historical and Genealogical Society.
Charles E. Cragun 17 Mar 1983
Ferne E. Cragun 25 Oct 1983

Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Craguns in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Albuquerque

This Cragun is in the Mount Calvary Cemetery, Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, as researched by Cheryl Harris.

Cragun, John M, b. 1933, d. 1991, Sec. Crypts-south, Row 10

Craguns in Pack River Cemetery, Idaho

Found these Craguns in the Pack River Cemetery (Oden Cemetery), Bonner County, Idaho. Location: Lat: 48°22'03"N, Lon: 116°26'22"W.

Cragun, Gary W, b. 04-07-1953, d. 10-29-1994, s/p Harry
Cragun, Harry S, b. 11-05-1912, d. 05-13-2000, s/s Lois
Cragun, Lois Zelma, b. 11-05-1911, d. 09-26-1999, s/s Harry

Sunday, March 18, 2007

Betty Jo Cragun Valdez Wold Obituary (2004)

Here is the obituary for Betty Jo Cragun Valdez Wold, originally published in the Deseret News, Sept 10, 2004.

1939 ~ 2004

SURPRISE, AZ - Our beloved mother, grandmother, sister and friend Betty Jo Wold, 65, passed away in Surprise, AZ on Sept 6, 2004. She was a long time resident of N. Salt Lake.

Betty was born March 31, 1939 in Orem, Utah to Edmund and Genevieve Cragun. She was the fourth child of eight.

Betty Jo married, Richard Valdez (later divorced) and they had four children, Rick, Rex (deceased), Sandy (Doug) Simacek and Rusty (Diane). She has 10 grandchildren, Rochelle Valdez, Ryan Valdez, Nathan Valdez, Lynda Rae Lipatas, Roxanne Cook, Melissa Cook, Mathew Cook, Reese Valdez, Shane Valdez and Rachel Valdez. She was very close and loved her children and grandchildren very much. She will be missed dearly.

Betty Jo later married John Wold who preceded her in death. She dearly loved his five children, Bill, John, Marianne, Harma and Robby.

Memorial service will be held Saturday September 11, 2004 at 3:00 p.m. at Russon Brothers Mortuary, 295 North Main Street, Bountiful Utah. Family and friends may visit with the family from 2:00-3:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Arthritis Foundation, 448 E. 400 S. #103, Salt Lake City, UT 84111, 801-536-0990 in memory of Betty Jo Wold.

Saturday, March 17, 2007

Mildred Louise Crowe Cragun - Obituary 2003

Here is the obituary for Mildred Louise Crowe Cragun, published in the Deseret News on Feb 26, 2003.

12/20/12 ~ 2/18/03

Mildred Louise Crowe Cragun, age 90, of Washington, died February 18, 2003, in Ridgefield, Washington. She was born December 20, 1912 in Ladoga, Indiana to Frank and Julia Mangus Crowe. She moved to Utah in early in the 1940's and lived most of her life here. She married Edmund Cragun, he preceded her in death in 1980.

She enjoyed traveling, and went everywhere. She loved New Zealand, and had been on two round-the-world cruises.

She is survived by six children: Virginia Twitchell of American Fork, UT; Judith Duane of Phoenix, AZ; "Kitty" Jeanette Durfey of Bluffdale, UT; James H. Duane of Victor, Idaho; William G. Price of American Fork, UT; Thomas Duane of Vancouver, WA; one sister, Irene Hester of Ladoga, IN; one brother, LaVern Hart of Crawfordsville, IN; stepchildren, Grant and Joan Cragun of Mapelton; Betty Wold of Surprise, AZ; Jim and Carlynn LeBreton of Taylorsville; Ellen Kendall of Springville; Art and Dixie Cragun of Syracuse; Phile and Velnie Bradley of Layton; Bea Cragun of Eagle Mountain; and Floyd and Nyla Sundquist of Orem; and numerous grandchildren and great- grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 27, 2003, at 2:00 p.m., in the Berg Drawing Room Chapel, 185 East Center Street, Provo. Friends may call one hour prior to services. Interment, Springville Evergreen Cemetery.