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Obituary: Afton Longhurst Shewmake

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Momma went to Grandma's at Iona to await my birth. I was born April 28, 1924.

Uncle Conrad Knowles drove us to Pocatello where I was raised. Graduated from high school 1942.

Married Walter Jacob Shewmake 1942. Graduated from U.T.C. School of Nursing. Worked at Valley West/Pioneer Valley Hospital. Loved being a nurse. Member of the L.D.S. Church.

Survived by my wonderful husband of 59 years, he took such good care of me during my long illness; children, Walter Thomas, Kelly and Rebecca Rider; nine grandchildren and three great-grandsons. Preceded in death by parents, Lester and Eliza Frandsen Longhurst; sister, Flora Bowden; brother, Herman Longhurst and daughter-in-law, Marianne.

Memorial Services will be Sat., Jan. 12, 2002 at 11 a.m. at the Western Hills 1st Ward, 5133 S. Heath Ave. (5150 W.), Kearns. Funeral Directors: Valley View Funeral Home.

No flowers please-Adios