Roxie Mortensen Norris died Saturday, September 26, 1998 at the age of 79.
She was born September 7, 1919 in Spanish Fork, Utah to Henry and Dona Palfreyman Mortensen. Married Sherman L. Norris October 7, 1936; later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple.Survived by daughter Donna and Spencer Harding of Salt Lake; son Sherman (Butch) and Eileen Norris of Ammon, ID; daughter Barbara (Bobbie) and Vern Christensen of Salt Lake; son Henry and Elaine Norris of Murray; sister Elaine Harkey and brother LeRoy Mortensen, both of Las Vegas; brother Raymond (Jake) Mortensen of Downey, CA; brother Glenn Mortensen of Kaysville; brother Henry Mortensen and brother Charles (Clate) Mortensen, both of Salt Lake; 22 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband, parents, three sisters, two brothers, one grandson and two great-grandsons.
Roxie retired from Primary Children's Hospital. She was an avid bingo player, and loved the outdoors. She will be greatly missed by her many friends and family. We love you, Mom.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday September 29, 1998, 11 a.m. at Mountain View Memorial Estates 3115 East 7800 South (Bengal Blvd). Friends may call Monday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Mountain View and also one hour prior to services Tuesday. Interment is at Mountain View Memorial Estates.
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