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Obituary: LaRee Passey Dahl

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LaRee left this world for the peace and light of heaven on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2002. Her husband, Karl Arthur Dahl, preceded her in death on June 2, 1964.

She came to us through her wonderful parents, William Theobald Passey and Lydia Ann Toomer, on Oct. 26, 1909, and joined a loving family of nine brothers, Ace (Cap), Acel, Bill, Rice, Alvie, Jim, Hugh, Cliff, and Joe and four sisters, Effie, Geneva, Vera, and Drucilla. All preceded her in death.

She married Karl in the Alberta Temple on Oct. 26, 1932. With her loving husband, she blessed the lives of six devoted children and their families, Monte K. (Yvonne Meeks) Dahl, Phoenix, AZ; DeNiese L. (Glenn R.) Balli, Salt Lake City, UT; Elaine G. (Kenneth W.) Hedenstrom, Lewiston, ID; Sandra (Sandy) K. Wingate, Dallas, TX; Wenda (Wendy) J. (J. Andrew) Downs, San Jose, CA; Devon J. Dahl, Salt Lake City, UT; who in turn shared with her 21 beloved grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

LaRee was a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served her Church in many capacities, including serving a mission in the Atlanta, Georgia Mission (1980-81).

A celebration of LaRee's life will be held Monday, Jan. 14, 2002 at noon at the Wasatch Lawn Mortuary, 3401 S. Highland Dr., where friends may call Sunday, from 6-8 p.m.