Obituary: MARCHANT, DONNA

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 27 2014 10:15 p.m. MDT

Donna Jean Pace Marchant 1932 ~ 2011

Donna Jean Pace Marchant, age 79, of Peoa, Utah peacefully returned to her heavenly home May 30, 2011 from Oakley, UT.Born Feb 22, 1932 in Wanship, UT to Neta Gibbons Pace and Eugene Pace. Married Glen C Marchant, June 25, 1952, Salt Lake LDS Temple. They built a home in Peoa, UT where they raised four children on their farm with dairy and beef cattle. Mom and dad were always together. She has missed him since his death in 1985. Mom loved playing the accordion, quilting, and flowers. She enjoyed crocheting doilies and afghans. She worked a variety of jobs to help support the family. "Gram" loved visits from her 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren who always found the "treat drawer" full. Survivors include children, Maxine (Stewart) Mair; Dennis (Alene) Marchant; Mineta (Kevin) Wilde; Lonnie (Mariann) Marchant; sister, Patsy Simister; and brother, D.A. Pace. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 4, at 11:30 in the Peoa LDS Church. A viewing will be held prior to the funeral at 10:00. Interment in the Peoa Cemetery.