Naomi Staley Olsen, 76, passed away Monday morning, March 16, 1998, at Davis North Hospital, after a short illness.
She was born October 10, 1921, in Layton, Utah, the daughter of Trilio William and Bessie Jenkin Staley. On August 26, 1942, she married Claude Leo Olsen in Preston, Idaho. He died in 1996.Naomi lived in Kenilworth, Utah, until 1964, when she moved to Layton to run West Layton Grocery (Staley's Market) with her mother. She retired in 1988.
She was a member of the LDS Church and a devoted wife, a loving mother, a kind grandmother and friend. She was a great example of hard work and generosity. She loved her soap operas, crossword puzzles and basketball...
especially the Utah Jazz!
She is survived by her son, Kenneth R. (Rebecca), Santa Clara; her daughter, Joyce (Steve) Swaner, West Point; grandsons, Justin Philamalee, Sean Swaner, Shane Swaner, Kendall (Erika) Neumann, Kelly Neumann and Kevin Neumann; granddaughters, Erica (Scott) Matthys, KayLeigh Swaner and Kerrie (Taw) Jackman; three great-grandchildren; one sister, B. Amelia Kerr, San Francisco, CA. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, two sisters, and a grandson, Cameron Philamalee.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 21, 1998, at 11 a.m. at Lindquist's Kaysville Mortuary, 400 No. Main where friends may call Friday from 6-8 p.m. and Saturday from 9:45-10:45 a.m. Interment, Kaysville City Cemetery.
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