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Obituary: Louise Weeks Newby

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Louise Weeks Newby, age 76, passed away July 18, 2000 at her home in Scottsdale, Arizona.

She was born March 28, 1924 in Vernal, Utah to Otis and Jennie Weeks. She married Burns Newby in Salt Lake City, Utah on August 31, 1945.

She supported her husband while he went through medical school. Settled in Michigan and raised their family. She loved to travel. She was a pioneer in the church genealogy extraction program.

She is survived by her children, Larry, of Syracuse, Utah; Vicki Newby Johansson, of Scottsdale, Arizona; and Susan (Kahmdon) Gerner, of Shenandoah, Iowa; nine grandchildren; sisters; Jennis (Ted) Salisbury, of Orem, Utah; Alta (Lloyd) Winward, of Vernal, Utah, sister-in-law, Velma Weeks, of Salt Lake City, Utah; mother, Jennie Noel Weeks, of Salt Lake City, Utah. Preceded in death by her husband, three grandchildren, two brothers and one sister.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 22, 2000, at 2 p.m., at the Larkin Mortuary, 260 E. South Temple, where friends may call Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. and Saturday one hour prior to services.

Interment, Salt Lake City Cemetery.