Evan M Ashby, age 76, passed away suddenly Jan. 2, 2002.
He was born Dec. 16, 1925 to John L. and Mabell Pickup Ashby in Altonah, Utah. Veteran of World War II serving in Ger-many. Married Ethel Barbara Madsen of Gun-nison, Utah on Dec. 4, 1946 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. Served an LDS mission together in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Retired Letter Carrier.
Survived by wife of 55 years; sisters: Edith, Geneva and Melva; brothers: Wayne, Francis and Clarin; children: Arlene (Jack) Fenwick, Palm Harbor, FL; Leslie (Debra) Ashby, Providence; Ed (Lois) Ashby, West Valley City; Warren (Nancy) Ashby, Woods Cross; Carol (Steven) Baxter, Murray; 29 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by daughter; Marie Ashby Behunin.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Jan. 5, 2002 at 11 a.m. at the Granger West 6th Ward Chapel, 3305 S. 3660 West. Friends may call Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 S. State St. and Sat. at the chapel one hour prior to services. Interment Mountain View Memorial Estates.