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DEATH: AFTON P.S. OLSEN

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Afton Parry Sudbury Olsen, passed away April 20, 1990.

Born in Colonia Diaz Chihuahua, Mexico, June 11, 1911 to Joseph Hyrum and Jane C. Johnson Parry. She left Mexico in 1912 during the Revolution and exodus from Mexico. On October 15, 1938, she married Earl Clement Sudbury, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died January 25, 1952. They had one son, Richard. Married Lawrence Clifford Olsen, August 15, 1958 in the Salt Lake Temple. She helped him raise his family of eight boys and two girls. She was active in the LDS Church, serving as a Teacher and Secretary in the Mutual, Primary, Relief Society and Sunday School organizations. She also served as Activity Counselor and on the Stake Board of the Mutual. Graduated from Granite High School and Stevens Heneger Business College. She lived in the Canyon Rim area of Salt Lake, then in Woods Cross, following her marriage to Clifford Olsen. She was resident in North Salt Lake at the time of her death.Survived by her sons, Richard A. and Verna Sudbury, Marysville, Wash.; Lawrence J. and Geraldine, Bountiful; Donald C. and Dian, Dennis R., Paul F., Kathi, all Centerville; Alan B. and RaJean, Fruit Heights; Charles A., Ogden; George A. and Tracy, David F. and Soon, all Las Vegas, Nevada, daughters, Barbara and Harvard Heaton, Panguitch; LuAnn and Don Wood, Centerville; 43 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, brother, Joseph Herbert Parry, sisters, Mignon Marchant, both Murray; Florence Roll, Salt Lake; Viola Kay, Fair Oaks, California.

Funeral services, Wednesday, April 25, 1990 at 11 a.m., at the Orchard 10th Ward Chapel, 55 East 350 North. Friends may call Tuesday,6-8 p.m. at Russon Brothers Bountiful Mortuary Chapel, 295 North Main, and at the church 9:45-10:45 a.m. Wednesday prior to services.

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