TORREY, Utah--Ida Pearl Cooper Hickman, age 89, of Torrey, died June 20, 1999 in Gunnison, Utah.
She was born August 12, 1909 in Torrey, a daughter of Charles Robert and Mary Jane Behunin Cooper. She married Joe A. Hickman, July 20, 1929 in Torrey. He died December 11, 1985. Ida spent all of her life on the ranch in Wayne County. She loved all her animals, both large and small. She especially enjoyed her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and taught all of them the tricks of hunting and fishing. She spent many, many hours quilting and sewing.She is survived by her daughter, Muriel Torgerson of Richfield; son, Kay (Francis) Hickman of Murray; seven grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 11 great great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Joe Hickman; a son-in-law, Neldon Torgerson; granddaughter, Tara Lee Torgerson; nine brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be held Friday, June 25, 1999 at 1 p.m. in the Torrey LDS Ward Chapel. Friends may call for viewing at the ward chapel in Torrey Friday morning from 11 to 12:30 prior to the services. Burial will be in the Torrey Cemetery under the direction of the Springer Turner Funeral Home of Richfield and Salina, Utah.