Della Lovenia Clark Mineer, age 89, died October 24, 1998 in Provo, Utah.

Della was born April 13, 1909 in Colonia Dublan, Chihuahua, Mexico, to Marion and Lovenia Moffett Clark. She later moved to Mesa, Arizona. She married Lawrence A. Mineer, January 5, 1933, in the Mesa, Arizona LDS Temple. They lived in Midvale, Utah until they moved to the Orem/Provo area in 1979.Della was an active member of the LDS Church and served in many callings throughout her life. She and Lawrence filled a service mission with the Hmong refugees. Della and Lawrence were skilled in drying food and traveled around the State giving demonstrations on drying food for storage.

Survivors include two sons, Wayne A. Mineer, Provo; and Arvin J. Mineer, Hurricane, Utah. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence, who died in 1982, and by a son, Vaughn Eugene Mineer, who died February 10, 1972. Other survivors include a brother, Woodrow W. Longhurst, of Pocatello, Idaho; a half sister; and two half brothers; 15 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 28, 1998 at 11 a.m. in the Walker Sanderson Funeral Home, 646 East 800 North, Orem. Friends may call at the funeral home from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. prior to service. Burial will be in the Midvale City Cemetery.

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