Funeral services will be held Friday for Velda R. Widdison, former Springville City treasurer, who died Tuesday after a long illness. Widdison, 66, retired in November after working for the city for 26 years, 23 years as treasurer.
She was active in the Utah Municipal Treasurers Association, serving on the board of directors, as secretary, vice president, president-elect and in 1986 as president. From 1987 to 1990 she served as co-executive director of the association. She also served on the certification committee of the Municipal Treasurers Association of the United States and Canada.A native of Wasatch County, she married Joseph H. Widdison in 1950 and moved to Springville. Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. in the Springville 14th Ward LDS Chapel, 451 South Main. Friends may call at Wheeler Mortuary Thursday from 6-8 p.m. or Friday from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Interment will be in the Springville Evergreen Cemetery.