Marian Martha Rogers Farnsworth 1924 ~ 2011

Marian Martha Rogers Farnsworth, 86, passed away quietly and peacefully at home on March 15, 2011. She was born July 24, 1924 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Martha and Crockett Rogers. She married John Christie Farnsworth on September 72, 1947. They shared 52 happy years together until his passing in 1999. John and Marian spent many "snowbird" winters in Yuma enjoying the warm climate. In earlier days she loved to bowl, camp, knit and travel. Later she learned the joy (and frustration) of golf. She enjoyed all types of card games, but her favorites were Bridge and Pinochle. Marian is survived by daughters, Susanne (Dallas) Monsen and Jeanette (Fred) Copyak; son, Roger; grandsons, Gavin (Sara) Monsen and Jack Copyak; granddaughters, Amanda (Steve) Weinstein and Kelly Copyak; brothers, Hardy, Bert (Carol), Jerry (Carla) and Dale (Ann) Rogers. Preceded in death by her husband, John; brothers, Willard and Bernie; and sister, Ruth. Graveside services will be held at 12:00 noon, Saturday, March 19, 2011 at the Bountiful City Cemetery, 2224 South 200 West. A visitation will be held from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. at Russon Brothers Bountiful Mortuary, 295 North Main, prior to services. Online guest book at www.russonmortuary.com.