Nora J. Newton, age 95, passed away March 21, 1992 in Tremonton, Utah of causes incident to age.
Born January 7, 1897 in Mt. Pleasant, Utah, to Hans Peter and Hilda J. Jensen. Married Edgar Leon Newton June 11, 1917; solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple April 23, 1977. He died August 24, 1983. Nora was reared in Mt. Pleasant and Manti, she attended Wasatch Academy, and Brigham Young Academy, Logan. She taught school in Mountain Home, Utah.During her married life, she lived in Mona, Glenwood, Monroe, and Salina, Utah. She was a mother, homemaker and supporter of her husband and the schools where he taught. She was active in community affairs, literary clubs, and church. She taught in Primary, and Relief Society, filling calls in these areas. She loved playing bridge, working in her yard, and in earlier years, camping and fishing.
She is survived by two sons, a daughter, and their spouses, Sammy and Myrra Newton, Bicknell; Riley and Lois Newton, Salt Lake City; Gary and Phyllis Sorenson, Tremonton. Preceded in death by a son, Edgar Mont Newton, and a daughter and son-in-law, Richard and Crystal Beth Fausett.
Nora has 15 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 24, at 12:00 noon, in the Salina LDS Stake Center, where friends may call for viewing Tuesday morning from 10:30-11:30 a.m. prior to services.
Burial will be at the Mona City Cemetery, Mona, Utah, at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday. Services under direction of the Springer-Turner Funeral Home, Richfield and Salina.
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