Stephen Cook Atkinson, 49, of Provo, died January 22, 1991 at his home in Provo, Utah

He was born June 4, 1941 in Salt Lake City, Utah, son of Mark Rudy and Millie Kathleen Cook Atkinson. Married Frances Strang September 7, 1962 in the Manti LDS Temple. He attended school in Richfield and graduated from Richfield High School, where he was active in sports. He graduated from BYU with a degree in Elementary Education. He taught school in the Alpin School District for 15 years, retiring in 1979 due to health reasons. He loved the outdoors, the mountains, hunting, fishing, and sports. High Priest in the LDS Church.Survived by his wife, Frances, Provo; a daughter, Stacie; a son, Gary and wife, Tiffini; grandson, Quaid, all of Provo; his parents, of Salt Lake City; sister, Susan Morwood, Kearns; mother-in-law, Helen Strang, Richfield.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 26, at 11 a.m., in the Edgemont 7th LDS Ward Chapel, 555 East 3250 North, Provo, where friends may call from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturday morning. Burial will be in the Richfield City Cemetery, 3:30 p.m. Saturday. Funeral directors, Neal S. Magleby & Sons Mortuary.

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