Beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Maud Wahlen, died Oct. 24, 1997 at the Sandy Regional Care Center of natural causes.
Born Aug. 17, 1907 in Crescent, UT to Thomas and Etna Mae Neely Whetman. Married Edwin C. Wahlen, Oct. 9, 1920, Salt Lake City and later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.She was founder and co-owner of Wahlen Bros. Furniture and formerly owned and operated the Remnant House. Active member of the LDS Church serving in the Relief Society, Primary and nursery and also served as a visiting teacher. She loved and greatly supported the missionary program. Her greatest love and accomplishment was her family.
Survived by sons, Donald and Norma; Robert and JaNiel; Nolan and Bonnie; David and Karen Wahlen, all Salt Lake City; son-in-law, Dale Milne; 26 grandchildren; 63 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren; brother and sister, Parley Whetman, Bountiful and Alice Thompson of Murray. Preceded in death by daughter, Lois Wahlen Milne; daughter-in-law, Betty Wahlen; granddaughter, Linda Simpson and great-grandson, Paaton Wahlin.
Funeral services will be held Monday, 11 a.m. at the Cottonwood 11th Ward, 1830 East 6400 South. Friends may call Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 South State St. and Monday at the church one hour prior to services. Interment Sunset Gardens.
Family wishes to express their appreciation to the staff at Sandy Regional Care Center.
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