Carol Bowers Hammond

1949 - 2016
Carol Bowers Hammond beloved Sister, Aunt and Friend, and faithful servant of Jesus Christ passed away surrounded by her family and friends on May 22, 2016. Born October 8, 1949 to George Fredrick and Lucille Bowers Hammond in the Tooele Valley Hospital. She lived in and attended school in Grantsville, Utah. After graduating, Carol attended and graduated from Robert Stewart Beauty College passing her state boards in the top 5% of her class. After a few years of owning her own Beauty shop, Carol returned back to school where she received her equivalent associates’ degree in business. After graduating she started working for the LDS church where she faithfully worked for the Family History Department for 41 years before retiring in October 2015. As a member of the LDS Church she served faithfully in many callings. Carol participated in the Festival of Trees for many years with her special friends. She loved to bake, sew and in her later years tole paint. Never having children, she adored and doted her 2 nieces and 2 nephews often spoiling them rotten. Carol is survived by her brother G. David (Stacy) Hammond of Grantsville, Utah. Sister, Christine Smith of West Jordan, Utah. Nephews Micheal (Danette) Hammond of Grantsville, Utah, Jeffrey Hammond of San Diego, California. Nieces Tamara (Travis) Hallman of Powell Wyoming, Jennifer Hammond of Denver Colorado. Great Nephews: Samuel Hallman, Spencer Hallman. Great Nieces: Errin Hammond, Payton Hammond, Rachel Hallman, Emily Hallman. Viewing will be held one hour prior to services at 11:00 a.m. at the Mountain View 3rd Ward, 2901 West 9000 South Saturday, May 28, 2016. Interment in the Grantsville City Cemetery. Services entrusted with Didericksen Memorial, 435-277-0050.

Dewey Clenneth Chapman

1937 - 2016
Dewey Clenneth Chapman, a beloved and devoted father, grandfather and husband, passed away May 21, 2016, in Tooele, Utah at the age of 79. He was born in Douglas, Arizona on May 15, 1937 to Alex and Ruth Chapman. He was the second oldest of seven children. He married Ann Zaslove on September 26, 1964. He is survived by his wife Ann, daughters Virginia Shurtz and Rebekah Nuckolls (Travis). Grandchildren Nicholas (Jeanette), Justin Daniel, Tyler (Alison), Jordan, Justin Anthony, Travis Jr, Lindsey and 3 great grandchildren, sisters Lillie Jinx, Claudia and brother Dallas Chapman. He was preceded in death by his son Daniel, brothers Alex and James, sister Virginia and parents Alex Chapman and Ruth Warford. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 1 pm at the LDS church located at 1717 N Berra Blvd, Tooele, Utah.

Elvis Eugene (Gene) Jones

1940 - 2016
Loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, son and uncle returned back to our Heavenly Father on May 14th, 2016. Born on May 22nd, 1940 to Arthur J Jones and Donna A Anderson Jones. He married his soul mate, Alice Catherine Mounteer (Kathy) on March 19th , 1959. Their journey started leading to raise 4 children; Tawna Keyes (Don), Gina Thayne (Dennis), Mika Jones (RoseAnn), Matthew Jones (Paula) and 1 grandchild that they raised as their own, Misty Stout (Marty). Gene had a strong love affair with cars. He owned his own wrecking yard and body shop. He loved to spend time building racecars for his wife to race at our local race tracks in the 1970s and again in the early 90s. He worked as a member of the grounds crew for the Utah State Fair Park for 10+yrs and retired in 1990. He then was forced to deal with health issues and later returned to work as a security officer for CBI Security until he fully retired in 2004. Kathy passed away in 1998. Gene married Carlene Price in 2014. He loved his entire family and leaves behind Father (Art), Wife (Carlene), 3 of his children, 5 sisters (Doris, Linda, Grayce/Eric, Donna Jean/Dave and Ramona), 2 brothers (John, Bob), 5 step children, 38 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren. Proceeded in death by his Mother Donna, Sister Judy, Soul mate Kathy, oldest Daughter Tawna and Brother-in- Law George Romero. There will be a Life Celebration for Gene on: Wednesday May 25th at 10:00am at the LDS church located at 4605 south Westpoint Drive West Valley City, Utah. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Mika or Gina. “Thank you, Thank you very much. Elvis has left the building.”

Robert J Brand

Robert J Brand passed away May 12, 2016 surrounded by his family. He was born in Murray, UT on January 23, 1949 to Elden Dale and Wilberta “Bertie” Gosman Brand. Bob loved growing up in Midvale, UT where there were fields to roam and trees to climb. He studied music theory and composition at BYU and drafting at SLCC. He married his sweetheart Sharon Ann Tillman in the spring of 1975 in the Salt Lake Temple, and together they raised 5 children. In 1977 they moved to Grantsville, UT where he started the Tooele Valley Mosquito Control program. While there, he originated the mapping system now used throughout the state of Utah. At his retirement in 2014, he received the Don M. Reese award for his exceptional work. Bob was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and was always willing to serve. He held many callings and loved being the ward organist. He loved the Book of Mormon above any other book. He was a missionary at the LDS Employment Resource Center at the time of his passing. Bob loved life. He had many friends that he held dear. He had an influence on many. But nothing brought him greater joy than his faith in Christ, and his family. He loved his wife and children beyond words. He loved being a grandpa, and the time he was able to spend with his grandchildren. Bob was preceded in death by his loving parents, his little brother Larry (Cathy), and his sweet wife Sharon. He is survived by his five children, Adrian (Michele) of Grantsville, Neal (Heidi) of Syracuse, Rebecca Greenburg (Ben) of Tooele, Russell and Rachel of Grantsville, 12 grandchildren, his sisters Cheryl Nielsen (Gale) of West Jordan, and Joan Enniss (Merrill) of Bluffdale. Funeral services will be held on May 17, 2016 at 11:00am in the Grantsville LDS West Stake Center at 115 East Cherry Street, Grantsville, UT 84029. There will be a viewing the night before from 6-8pm and again prior to services from 9:30-10:45am. Interment will be at the Grantsville City Cemetery.