Rex Kellett, 80, passed away December 2, 1990 at the Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, Provo, Utah of causes incident to age.
Born June 28, 1910 in Moroni, Utah to John and Albertena Larson Kellett. Married Lillis Jensen, June 18, 1937, later solemnized in the Manti L.D.S. Temple. Rex graduated from Moroni High School and attended Utah State University studying Civil Engineering. He was a pioneer member of the Moroni Feed Company, a prominent turkey grower and member of the Board of Directors of Moroni Feed Co. He was Utah Poultryman of the year in 1975. He had been a member of North Sanpete School Board, raised Charolais cattle and racehorses. Member of L.D.S. Church, Sunday School Superintendent, Seventies Group Leader, First Counselor in bishopric and member of Moroni Lion's Club.Survived by wife, Lillis, Moroni; ten children; Mrs. Arthur (Kay) Bailey, Orem; Mrs. Frank (Beryl) Cook, Kirt Kellett, both Moroni; John Kellett, North Ogden; Neal Kellett, and Mrs. Glen (Nora) Olson, both Moroni; Bob Kellett, Springville; Mrs. Kent (Connie) Young, Provo; Bart Kellett, Sandy; Mrs. Ted (Tena) Seely, Mt. Pleasant; 37 grandchildren, one great-grandchild. Preceded in death by son, Dale.
Funeral services will be Thursday, December 6, 1990, 1:00 p.m. Moroni L.D.S. Stake Center. Friends call Ursenbach Funeral Home, Wednesday 6:00-8:00 p.m. and Thursday at the stake center one and half hours prior to services. Interment Moroni City Cemetery.
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