Lilly May Strayer, 78, died on the day of her Lord, Sunday, February 17, 1991, of cardiac arrest.
She married Henry Al Strayer on Sept. 3, 1930, who preceded her in death on May 17, 1967. She has many close friends and family that will miss her, including threee daughters: Mrs. Leon (Barbara) Burrows, Bountiful; Betty Nielsen, Salt Lake City; and Mrs. Don (Karen) Christensen; eight grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren.As a licensed minister, she founded the Layton Assembly of God Church in 1952, and remained there for ten years, after which she remained active in the work of the Lord for several Christian churches. She was active at the Golden Years Senior Citizen Center in Bountiful, and was employed there for several years, where she has many close friends. She also became an accomplished artist in china painting and porcelain dolls in her retirement.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, 2 p.m., at the Layton Assembly of God Church in Layton: Take Highway 89, turn on Highway 193 (Hill AFB Rd.) Approx. 1/4 mile on the left. Friends may call one hour prior to the service. It was her desire that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Abundant Life Assembly of God, North Salt Lake, to finish their kitchen. Funeral directors, Lindquist's Bountiful Mortuary.
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