Lena Roberts Bartholomew 1920 ~ 2011
ST. GEORGE, UT - Lena Roberts Bartholomew passed away in St. George, Utah on February 11, 2011 at 9:25 a.m. She was born in Cedarview, Duchesne, Utah on October 3, 1920. She has lived in St. George, Utah for the last 5- 1/2 years with her daughter, Ann Lee and son-in-law, Lee L. Chamberlain. She attended the St. George LDS East Stake, 7th Ward. Lena married her sweetheart, Elden Bartholomew on February 17, 1939 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. They resided in Springville, Utah until Elden's passing on July 17, 2005. Lena and Elden had five children: Anna Lee (Lee) Chamberlain, Sheldon (deceased) (Linda Wightman), Michael (Barbara) Jessee, Darrell (Lois) Thompson, and Steven (Susan) Weight. She is remembered by 38 grandchildren, 108 great-grand-children, and three great-great-grandchildren. Her church service included: Guide Patrol Leader for 30 years and various Auxiliaries within the church, including Relief Society President. She and Elden served two successful missions: Cardston, Alberta, Canada Visitor Center and Mesa, Arizona Visitor Center. Funeral services will be held Monday, February 14, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the St. George LDS 7th South Chapel, 550 East 700 South, St. George, Utah. Visitations will be held Sunday, February 13th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Metcalf Mortuary, 288 West St. George Blvd. and on Monday from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Chapel, prior to services. A graveside memorial will be held Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 12:30 p.m. at the Evergreen Cemetery in Springville, Utah. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Metcalf Mortuary, 435-673-4221. Please visit our website www.metcalfmortuary.com for funeral listings, full obituary, and condolences.