Vea Valine Bell Farnsworth 1919 ~ 2005 Our beloved mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, Vea Valine Bell Farnsworth, was called home September 16, 2005. Born October 25, 1919 in Monroe, Utah. She was the Daughter of Charles and Hildred Bell. She married Orrin Fay Farnsworth September 5, 1939; later their marriage was solemnized in the Manti Temple May 27, 1946. They just celebrated 66 years of marriage. Vea was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She fulfilled many church callings including Primary and Relief Society, she was a temple worker in the Salt Lake Temple. Vea and Fay enjoyed a temple mission in Sydney Australia, Atlanta Georgia, and the Salt Lake Temple. She worked and retired from ZCMI. She enjoyed being a homemaker and seamstress. Vea and Fay enjoyed traveling and seeing the world. She is survived by her husband, Orrin Fay Farnsworth; children, Karen (Jim) Greenhalgh, Coleen (Leon) Park, Beverly (Ariel) Osmond, Orrin (Judy) Farnsworth, Valine (Clay) Winn; 21 grandchildren; and 26 great-grand-children; sisters, Luie (Darrell) Nielson, and Marsha Thalman. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Joyce, and Rachel; brothers, Horace, Chad, Fay, and Demont Bell. The family wishes to thank the doctors and staff at Payson nursing and Rehab Center and Care Source Hospice. Funeral services will be held Tuesday September 20, 2005, 11 a.m. A viewing will be held Monday September 19, 2005 from 6-8 p.m. and one hour prior to services at Mountain View Mortuary, 3115 E. 7800 S. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Obituary: Vea Valine Bell Farnsworth
By Deseret News