Leah Lucille Whetman Pierce, 79, our loving wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away July 10, 2001 in a Sandy, Utah hospital following a ling-ering illness.

She was born Dece. 9, 1921 in Crescent, Utah to Raymond and Leah Sundall Whetman. She married Robert "Pat" Pierce in Sandy, Utah on February 6, 1941. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. Leah was Head Clerk at Albertson's Inc. for 20 years.

Leah enjoyed shopping for beautiful things. A lifelong pleasure to Leah was activities with her family.

Survivors:

husband, Robert "Pat", Midvale; daughter, Pam DeGraffenried, Sandy; grandchildren, Jill DeGraffenried, Scott (Kathy) DeGraffenried; great grandson, Tyler Scott DeGraffenried; brothers, Glen, Paul, Clell and Jim Whetman.

Funeral services Saturday, July 14, 2001, at 1 p.m. in the Midvale 1st LDS Ward Chapel 308 West 6th Ave. (7500 So.) Friends may call at Goff Mortuary 8090 So. State Friday 6-8 p.m. and Saturday at the church from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Interment, Midvale City Cemetery.