Obituary: HARTMAN, JAYNE

Published: Saturday, Aug. 23 2014 12:07 p.m. MDT

Jayne Frances Lamph Hartman12/5/1914 ~ 11/16/2011Grandma Jayne passed away Wednesday evening, November 16, 2011 at her daughter's home in Sandy, Utah. She was born December 5, 1914 in Sheridan, Oregon but was raised in Salt Lake City, Utah by William Leigh and Patricia Marie Dean Lamph. She graduated from West High School and later attended Stevens Heneger Business College where she learned her incredible secretarial skills. She married George Alma Hartman and they had one daughter, Joyce Marie Hartman Walkenhorst (Alvin). George was killed during WWII in an airplane crash at Camp Rucker, Alabama.She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.Grandma joined the army attaining the rank of First Lieutenant. She served her country at various posts around the United States. Upon her discharge she returned to Salt Lake City where she worked at Continental Oil and later General Motors Insurance Company, making many lifelong friends. After many years at General Motors, grandma retired and began working for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- day Saints in President Spencer W. Kimball's office as one of his secretaries. She retired as an employee of the Church in 1979 and began serving as a volunteer, working at Welfare Square in the Employment Office until she was just worn out, leaving in October 2006 at the age of 92. About the same time she finished volunteering she decided it was time to stop living alone and driving so she moved in with her daughter and son-in-law, leaving behind her beloved Eleventh Ward and her many friends there. Grandma Jayne loved to travel and shared the traveling bug with her family, taking them on trips to Australia, Palmyra, Nauvoo, Disneyland, San Francisco, Hawaii, Washington DC, Canada, Mexico, etc. She could knit, crochet and cross stitch and did all three until her eyesight became poor. She enjoyed reading, rocky road candy bars and clam chowder. She loved her posterity and was proud of the grandchildren and great grandchildren that have served missions.She is survived by her daughter Joyce (who has taken care of her every need for the past five years) and her son-in-law, Alvin Walkenhorst and their seven children, Debbie (Ron) Loock, George (DeLynn Hanson), Carol (Jim) Dahl, Laurie, Richard (Stephanie Mecham), Susan, Kurt (Patti Quintero) and her brother Kenneth Lamph. Her posterity includes five generations with seven grandchildren, twenty-four great grandchildren and sixteen great great grandchildren surviving her. She has several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Jack Wallen and Jerry Stanton.Thank you to Becky, Mary, Juliet, Marvel and Bonnie for your tender care of our grandma.Funeral Services will be held Monday, November 21, 2011 at 11:00 am at the Sandy Utah East Stake Center located at 9636 South 1700 East, Sandy, Utah. Family and friends may visit at the Church on Sunday, November 20, from 6:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. and on Monday prior to services from 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Interment at Lake Hills Memorial Cemetery.