He was 70. Thorn was born March 20, 1946, in Tooele, Utah, and grew up in Utah. While attending Brigham Young University, he met and married Becky Asher in 1972. They had one daughter, Nicole Thorn, in 1979. A master’s degree in organizational behavior ... (Long Beach Press-Telegram)
He was preceded in death by his great grandmother, Joyce Davis. Survivors include his parents, Travis and Jamie Clark Ballard of Russellville; grandparents, Debbie Green of Utah, Bobbie Green of Marion, Debbie Moyer of West Memphis, Romey Clark (Pat ... (The Courier Online)
He authored the book, “A Sharecropper’s Son.” As a veteran of WWII in the 157th Combat Engineers, he was part of the D-Day invasion at Utah Beach. The men in his unit called him Holy Moe; he recalled his experience in the war in, “An Essay on D-Day ... (The Chaffee County Times)
Utah State University dean and college president — but to his family and friends, he was simply known as “a thinking man.” “A thinking man among men,” Burtenshaw’s obituary calls him, challenging his kids at the dinner table, getting students ... (The Herald Journal)
He was born on May 16, 1941 in Cedar City, Utah to Ted and Marion Robinson. His family moved to Culver City, CA when Alan was 3 years old, He attended Culver City High School, where his love for sports earned him a scholarship to run track and play ... (Daily Herald)
I've had a couple of close friends that have lost their mothers in the past few years. We've had many long talks about the loss they feel. What will I do without my cheerleader? Who do I talk to when I struggle with my rebellious child? How can I bring a new child into this world without my mom to s...
"Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles."- Confucius, The Analects When someone you love loses a loved one, your first instinct is to comfort. Follow that instinct. If you are sincere, your heartfelt words and expressions of love are always welcome. There are a few suggestions I woul...