Robert Charles Shipman

Robert Charles Shipman was reunited with his sweetheart on April 7th , 2017. Bob was born 20 June 1949 in Hartford, CT to Charles and Marjorie Shipman. He was raised by Gertrude Lewis. He served a LDS Mission to Los Angeles, CA. Bob married his sweetheart Kathy on the 17th of June 1972. They were later eternally sealed in the Los Angeles Temple on the 15th of January 1974. They had four sons Michael-James (Stephanie), Jason Robert (Linda), and twin boys Kelly David & Shawn Patrick (Rachel). Bob was grandfather to 10 Grandchildren Gregory-Robert (Hannah), Kristy Lynn (David) Bullock, Emmalee, Lucas, Sterling, Alyxandra, Jonah, Shawn, Abby, & Kayla. He was a Great Grandpa to Brandon James Bullock. His Grandchildren were the light of his life and he loved spending time with his Great Grandson. Bob worked for Salt Lake County for over 20 years. He was a coach to many sports teams for the county over the years and we could not go anywhere without Bob knowing someone he coached or knew from his work. Bob was a hardworking man who taught his sons the meaning of a good day’s work. He was an active member of the LDS church for as long as his earthly body would allow him to be. He was a best friend and companion to all who approached him. He will be deeply missed by all that loved and knew him. He is returning to his sweetheart Kathy, who passed away in 2014. Bob was reunited with many waiting family members beyond the veil. The family is grateful to the Hospice team and his doctors over the last couple years that gave Bob comfort. They allowed him to pass comfortably and at peace in his home. Mike & Stephanie also want to thank the Houghton and Farnworth Families for adopting Bob as one of their own in his last remaining years. They want the families to know how much Bob truly enjoyed his time spent amongst them. Funeral Services will be held at LDS Chapel located at 752 N. 520 E. Friday, April 14th, 2017. Viewing will be held from 9 A.M. to 11 A. M. with services following. Interment will follow and Tooele City Cemetery.

Patsy (Pat) Ann Andrews

1943 - 2017
Pat was born on December 22nd 1943 to Crayton J. Campbell and La Verda Wade Campbell in Silver Fork, Utah. In passing she was surrounded by many family members as she reunited with her loving husband Merril Kay Andrews on March 16, 2017. After graduating from Cyprus high school she married the love of her life Merril Kay Andrews on July 3, 1962. She loved to be surrounded by her family and pets. She was kind and generous and loved to help any family member in any way. Pat was survived by her daughters Beverly Dalton, Kim Pilcher (Joe Pilcher), Nancy Andrews(Tom Junyszek), Sharon Kelley (Bill Kelley) 10 grand kids and eight great grand children, Two brothers Crayton Gene Campbell (Gail Campbell), Lewis Glen Campbell (Bonnie Campbell). She was preceded in death by her husband Merril Kay Andrews, father Crayton J. Campbell, mother La Verda Wade Campbell and brother Elbert Campbell. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 21st at 11 a.m. at the LDS church, 428 South Hale St. Grantsville, UT. Friends may call at Didericksen Memorial for viewing at 87 West Main Street Grantsville, UT, Monday, March 20th from 6 – 8 p.m. and 10 – 11 a.m. before services on Tuesday (428 S. Hale, Grantsville, UT). Interment in the Grantsville City Cemetery immediately following.

Elizabeth Wicker

1946 - 2017
Elizabeth “Tippi” Ann Phelps Wicker, born October 26, 1946 to Harold and Sunshine Phelps, in Paducah, KY, passed peacefully early Saturday, March 11th 2017 in Tooele, UT. She went to Sharpe Elementary School in Marshall County, KY. Graduated from Reidland HS and attended Murray State, graduating with a Master's in Social Work. She received her addiction specialty from Rollins College in Orlando, FL and worked in the field of addiction for 35 years. The number of lives she touched is unfathomable. Her kindness, love, and generosity of heart knew no limits and that showed in every life she was blessed enough to touch. In retirement she chose to continue touching lives with her healing grace by working with hospice, as well as a beloved substitute teacher for Tooele County School District. She dedicated her life to helping others and to her son, L. Dale Wicker and the family that loved her unconditionally, daughter in law Kimberly, grandchildren Keagan and Caitlin, and the dogs, Bailey and Thane. Her final wishes were for those that loved her to celebrate her arrival to her Heavenly Father, therefore, a Celebration of Life is being planned for a future date. In lieu of flowers, Tippi would have loved a donation to the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America,

Jeanie Coon Palmer

Loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, sister, and friend, Jeanie Coon Palmer (68), unexpectedly passed away from a serious infection, March 7, 2017. She was born in the hearts of two loving parents, Roland and LaRue Coon on March 10, 1948. Her arrival was a blessing after years of longing for a baby. She loved her childhood in Erda where she spent numerous hours with the Warr and Gull families, who have remained lifelong friends. She also enjoyed cookouts with her cousins and going to girls camp. Jeanie graduated from Tooele High School in 1966 and then spent several years working at the Army Depot. She met her husband, Jimmy Dean, at a church activity. They were married on a very cold foggy day, December 15, 1972, in the Salt Lake Temple. They built their life together in Grantsville. Jeanie never forgot her Erda roots and spent every summer keeping score at the ballpark and eating burnt hot dogs and brownies. You can take a girl out of Erda but you can't take Erda out of the girl! Jeanie also enjoyed her years working at Key Bank. She was a member of the LDS church and loved her Heavenly Father. Her greatest joy in life was her family. She was very proud to share their accomplishments with everyone she met. She never missed a game and supported her children in every endeavor. Her heart of gold, made those who were not family feel as if they were. Her greatest attribute was the love and compassion she had for others and an unexpected flower arrangement or a cold Pepsi were her favorite gifts to give. Jeanie is survived by her husband, Jimmy Dean Palmer, children Rick (Amy) Palmer, Kari (Ben) Lawton, Kami (Nate) Brown, Robbie (Mindy) Palmer, and Randy (Brittany) Palmer, brother Glen (Marcia) Coon, sister Suzanne (Allen) Adamson, and 17 grandchildren that meant the world to her. In-laws Harry and Doris Standing, Beatrice (Dean) Johnson, Brenda (Blaine) Livingston, Treasa (Larry) Perkins, Shirlene (David) Remington, Greg (Deanna) Palmer, Michelle (Troy) Giles, Brett (Cindy) Palmer, DeAnn (Bill) Christiansen, 46 nieces and nephews and countless others too numerous to list. Funeral services will be held Monday, March 13 at 1:00 pm at the Grantsville Stake Center, 550 East Durfee Street. A viewing will be held the evening before, at the same location from 6:00 – 8:00 pm and also before the funeral from 11:00 – 12:30 pm. Interment will follow at Grantsville City Cemetery.