Obituary: HUNTSMAN, JOAN

Published: Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:27 p.m. MDT

Joan Flora Jensen Huntsman 1927 ~ 2011

Angel Mother and gentle spirit, Joan Flora Jensen Huntsman, passed in sleep, August 9, 2011. Born Nov 5, 1927, Huntington, UT. Married James McKenna 1947, divorced. Married Jerry Huntsman Aug 9, 1956. Friends called them "2 peas in a pod". Avid sports fan and exceptional cook she was proud of her heritage and sought to honor their name as a pure example of charity. Master lollipop maker known in Sandy as 'the sucker lady'. Retired Bectin Dickinson Co. Active LDS church and Temple service. Survived by husband, Jerry; children, Steven (Sharlene) McKenna, Gwen McKenna Davis, Tom McKenna, Lavon (Paul) Maiersperger, Michael (Sheila) Huntsman, Ileen (Brett) Kennedy. Grandchildren: Sharice, James (Shandie), Dylan, Joe, Jeremy, Matt, Julie (Deric), Alex (Aline), Celeste, Emeline, Levi, Hannah, Issac, Kyle, Brielle, Braxton, Zen and Jake. Preceded in death by parents, brother Zen, sister Shirley, granddaughters Wendy and JoAnn, grandson Nick. Viewing; Murray Memorial, 5850 So. 900 E., 7-9 p.m. Memorial Service Sat., Aug. 14, LDS Church, 1050 Galena Dr, Sandy. Viewing: 9-9:45 a.m. Service: 10-11 a.m.