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Obituary: Delpha Lemmon Reese

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LAYTON --Delpha Lemmon Reese, 81, passed away on July 6, 2000 at her home in Layton.

She was born on March 3, 1919 in Grover, WY, a daugh-ter of Washington Arthur and Bertha Marinda Thurman Lemmon. She mar-ried Gordon Wayne Reese on August 20, 1939 in Wellsville, UT. They were sealed in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple, August 1944. He passed away on June 2, 1970.

Delpha was reared in Wyoming. She graduated from Star Valley High School in May of 1937. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

She is survived by her children: Gordon Wayne (Diane) Reese of Salina, UT; Janet R. Johnson of Tempe, AZ; Sally (Brian) Marston of Layton, UT; and Wendy (Jeff) Purdy of Oswego, NY; son-in-law, Robert G. Austad; 24 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon; her son, Arthur Lemmon Reese; and her daughter, Delpha Marie Reese Austad.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Wed., July 12, 2000 at Layton 4th Ward Chapel, Flint St., where Bishop Duncan Barlow will be conducting. Friends and family may call on Tues. 6-8 p.m. at Lindquist's Kaysville Mortuary, 400 N. Main, and Wed. from 12:45-1:45 p.m. at the church prior to services. Interment will be at the Kaysville City Cemetery.