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Obituary: Lawrence Rex Bryner

Lawrence Rex Bryner Helper, Carbon Co. Our beloved father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle and friend, Lawrence Rex Bryner, 83, passed away surrounded by his family to the loving arms of our Heavenly Father on September 7, 2005, of congestive heart failure. He was born July 30, 1922, in his parents home in Martin, Utah, to James Levi and Ethel Anine Larsen Bryner. Rex married Fawn Gale as his eternal companion in the Manti LDS Temple December 9, 1942. He was an avid hunter and natural fisherman. He loved spending time with his family, especially camping and riding his horses. He was proud to serve his country and served in the Infantry of the U.S. Army during World War II. He spent most of his life working in the coal mining industry and retired in 1984. He also enjoyed farming the family farm in Martin where he was reared. He was a disciplinarian and taught his children the value of hard work and a good education. He was blessed with and is survived by four children, Dr. James R. (Maurine), John G. (Leah), Shannon A. (Roland) Hansen, Jay A. (Jan), 14 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren all residing in Sandy, Utah. Preceded in death by his loving companion, brothers James Levi Jr., George Albert and sister LaVon (Reginald) Sidwell. We would like to express our thanks and appreciation to his doctors William Mackie and James Pearl, the staff at Alta Ridge Assisted Living Center and Affinity Hospice. Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. in the Helper LDS Stake Center, 150 Ridgeway, Helper, Utah. Friends may call Sunday evening at Fausett Mortuary, 680 E. 100 So., Price, Utah, from 6-8:00 p.m. and also Monday morning from 9:45-10:45 prior to the services. Interment Price City Cemetery.