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Mildred Volmar 1931 ~ 2010

Mildred Volmar was born on April 30, 1931 in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Carl H.J. and Hedwig Emma Reinhardt Volmar. She died suddenly of natural causes on December 25, 2010. Mildred was loved by all who had the pleasure of knowing her. A graduate of Davis High School, Mildred attended dental assistant college in San Francisco and worked in the dental field for 25 years. She was later employed by Utah Power and Light, the company from which she retired. Active in the LDS Church, Mildred was dedicated to temple work and the gospel. She was well known for her kindness and extreme generosity. She was never without candy to share with anyone who crossed her path, and she had a constant spirit of cheerful and friendly optimism. Mildred had a wonderful sense of humor and a fierce streak of independence. She never wanted anyone to go out of their way for her, but was always willing to go out of her way to help others. Mildred was extremely creative and shared her talents with many. She make countless tabletop center-pieces and spent hours perfecting miniature scenes and arrangements. She delighted in finding small, often whimsical figurines to complete her detailed designs. Mildred will be greatly missed by her family, friends and even those who knew her in passing. She is survived by her brothers, Herb Volmar and Jared (Sandra) Volmar; sisters, Esther Brown and Joyce (Jim) Hill; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; sister, Ruth Volmar Cyr; sister-in-law, Dawn McCallister Volmar; and brother-in-law Elmer "Al" Cyr and Monty Brown. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, December 28th at 11 a.m. at Larkin Mortuary, 260 E. South Temple where friends may visit with family members one hour prior to the service. Interment, Bountiful City Cemetery.