Margaret LaVerne Koester East passed away Apr. 23, 2001 in Salt Lake City.

Born Oct. 18, 1910 in Pleasant Green, Utah to Thomas A. and Maude Elizabeth Harmon Moore. Married Julius Daniel Koester Oct. 23, 1929 (later sealed in the Salt Lake LDS Temple). He died Apr. 28, 1957. Married Clifford S. East Sept. 5. 1959 in Elko, Nevada. He passed away Dec. 3, 1975. Worked for Du Mac Inc. for 26 years. She was a member of the LDS Church.

Survived by: children, Wanda

Buhrman, Dan (Elaine) Koester, Robert (Renee) Koester,; 11 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, six great-great-grandchildren; preceded in death by son, Louis and great-grandson, Todd Koester; also survived by stepchildren, Margie East, Glen (Irene) East; preceded in death by Lynn East.

Graveside services will be held Thursday, April 26th, 1 p.m., at the Salt Lake City Cemetery, 4th Ave. & "N" Street. Friends may call at the Larkin Mortuary, 260 E. South Temple, Thursday from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. prior to leaving for the

cemetery.

The family would like to express their thanks to the Woodland Park Care Center for their wonderful care and concern for their mother.