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Obituary: Cecelia Jewkes Bryner

PRICE--Cecelia Jewkes Bryner, age 77, died Wednesday, June 9, 1999 at her home in Price, after a long illness.

She was born to David Nease and Geneva Peterson Jewkes in Kenilworth, Utah Dec. 6, 1921. She spent most of her childhood in Orangeville, Utah, graduating from Central High School in 1940. She attended Carbon College and worked as a secretary and bookkeeper for various businesses in Carbon and Emery Counties. During World War II she worked for the contractors building East Carbon and Fort Douglas.She married Lyle Bryce Bryner Nov. 9, 1950 in the Manti LDS Temple. As an active member of the LDS Church, Cecelia held various callings in the Young Women's, Primary, Relief Society and Sunday School. She participated in compiling a Price 3rd Ward history and was interested in genealogy. Cecelia enjoyed writing poetry and oil painting. She enjoyed fishing, music and living out in the country. She was often called upon to use her talents in making decorations for social functions.

Numerous relatives and friends were dear to her; she truly loved her husband, children and special grandson, Jason. She is survived by her husband, Lyle of Price; son, Ross Lyle (Shauna) Bryner of Price; and daughter, Marie Elena (David) Bowles of Las Vegas; three step-grandchildren and one grandson. Preceded in death by her brother, Jay W. Jewkes; sister, Mildred Hannert; and her parents.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 15, 1999 at 11 a.m. in the Price 3rd/6th Ward LDS Chapel. Friends may call Monday evening from 7-9 p.m. at Fausett Mortuary in Price and one hour prior to services at the church. Burial will be held in the Price City Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Primary Children's Medical Center.

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