Notes for VERNA HOWARD RANDALL:
Daughter of Charles Ashby and Gertrude Marian (Jeffs) Howard.
Born: December 14, 1912 in American Falls, Power County, Idaho.
Died: December 6, 1987 in Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona.
Buried: Row 4 West, Pine Cemetery, Pine, Gila County, Arizona.
Married: Bert Alfred Randall May 9, 1932 in Unknown.
Her brother, Darsy, married Bert's 1st cousin, Florence Randall.
She is survived by seven of her nine children: Verna Pearl (Dale Nichols, deceased), Bert P. (Garna), Marilee (Jim DePriest), Charles H. (Valerie), Judy (Bill Prince), Roberta (Thyrle Stapley), Richard A. (Nancy), and 46 grandchildren, 125 great-grandchildren, and 22 great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister, Carol Mortensen.
She was a wonderful homemaker and lifelong member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
She has given much service to others throughout her life. Her cheerful style of directing music will be remembered by many.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13 at Meldrum Mortuary, 52 N. Macdonald, Mesa. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 14 at the LDS Kimball Stake Center, 1266 S. 32nd St, Mesa. A viewing will be one hour prior to the funeral service. Interment will take place at the Pine Cemetery, 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14.
The family wishes to express deep, heartfelt thanks to Sharon McRae and the loving caregivers at the Golden Age Care home for years of tender, caring service.