Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

January 3, 2013
Lilliemae Green Pehrson

Obit Lilliemae PehrsonLilliemae Green Pehrson returned home to her Heavenly Father on Dec. 30. Lilliemae was born May 13, 1927 in Tooele to Ambrose Leslie and Lillian Afton White Green. She was the seventh child of 13 children. Lilliemae married the love of her life John Calvin Pehrson on June 19, 1944 in Elko, Nev. The marriage was solemnized in the Salt Lake City Temple on March 13, 1946. Lilliemae was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served faithfully in all her auxiliary callings. Lilliemae worked 20 years for the Juab County Recorder’s Office and touched countless people through her service. Dementia and Alzheimer’s became Lilliemae’s friend the last six years of her life. She resided at Chancellor Gardens from September 2006 through October 2008 and Apple Village Assisted Living Facility in Layton from October 2008 until December 2012. She brought smiles, laughter and love to those who knew her. Lilliemae’s greatest love was her family. She is survived by her six children John C. Pehrson Jr. (Jan), Leslie C. Pehrson (LeIla), Floyd C. Pehrson (Fran), Phyllis P. Lovell (W. David), Camille P. Andersen (John), and Paul B. Pehrson (Patsy), 23 grandchildren, 58 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, sisters Maralyn Murray, Patricia Lasiter and Maryann Peterson and brother John A. Green. She was preceded in death by her husband, father, mother, three brothers and five sisters. Funeral services will be held Jan. 4 at 11 a.m. at the Mona 2nd Ward Chapel, 65 E. 100 North in Mona. A viewing will be held Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. and from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at the Mona 2nd Ward Chapel before the funeral services. Our heartfelt thanks to all the wonderful caregivers and staff at Chancellor Gardens and Apple Village Assisted Living for your kind and loving assistance and friendship through the last six years. A special thanks to the Inspiration Hospice nurses and aides for the tender and loving care they provided to our dear mother.

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