Obituary: PEPPER, ROSELLA A

Published: Friday, Aug. 22 2014 2:38 a.m. MDT

Rosella A. Pepper1912 ~ 2011Rosella Aposhian Pepper, our loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, aunt and friend passed away at age 99, Monday, December 12, 2011.She was born April 24, 1912 in Salt lake City, Utah, daughter of Zadik M. Aproshian and Khatune Aposhian. She graduated form Granite High and the LDS Business college. Rosella married Joseph T. Pepper, Jr. on April 19, 1935 and their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.She loved working in her yard, managing apartments, sewing and cooking. Her unique acts of kindness touched others lives. She was always there to help all. She had a great love for her family and they will miss her sense of humor and caring love. Survivors include her children, Joseph T. Pepper III (Joey) and wife Linda, Gary Pepper and wife Patty, Barbara J.. Wood, Michael L. and wife Janet, 20 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren, 23 great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband Joseph T. Pepper, son-in-law Steven L. Wood, her parents, all her brothers and sisters. We would like to say thank you to Good Sheperd and all the kind neighbors for their help. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 16, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Wasatch Lawn Mortuary Chapel, 3401 Highland Drive, SLC, Utah. Friends may call Thursday, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Friday, from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. at the Mortuary. Interment: Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.