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Obituary: PARK, MILDRED

Mildred "Millie" Park 1932 - 2013Millie Park, 80, our dear wife, mother, grandma and great grandma passed away peacefully on June 25, 2013, in West Jordan, Utah surrounded by her children. Mom will be greatly missed.She was born to Frank and Vera Smith in Reno, Nevada. She married Merlin Fredrick Park in Elko, Nevada on June 11, 1949. Together they created a family of eight children. She loved her family. She enjoyed working with children at a nursery and loved spending time with her grandson Ensign. She also enjoyed fishing. Millie is survived by her husband Merlin, children Ramona (Dennis) Fennema, Rick (Carla) Park, Rose Mickelson, Ray (Carmen) Park, Vivian (Gordon) Eckersley, Ken (Heather) Park, sister Edith Montrone and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, daughter Virginia and son Steve.The family would like to thank Bristol Hospice caregivers Julee Higgins and Rev. Nancy Cormack Hughes for their loving care for mom in her final journey and their blessings for the family. They are truly angels.Funeral services will be held at 11:00am on Friday, June 28, 2013, at Larkin Sunset Gardens, 1950 East 10600 South in Sandy. Viewings will be held Thursday evening from 6:00-8:30pm and 9:00-10:45am prior to the services on Friday. Online condolences welcomed at www.larkincares.com.