Merlin R. Walker celebrated his 80th birthday in June. He is the fourth of six children born to Thomas A. and Lucile Allen Walker. He was born and raised in American Fork. He married Carolyn Ellison and in August they will celebrate 59 years of marriage. He worked for the Bureau of Public Ro…

Jerry Kloeppel and Alvaretta K. Johnson are celebrating their 70th and 80th birthdays together. They were born to Henry and Nelli P. Kloeppel, Jerry on July 4, 1936, and Alvaretta on March 26, 1946. Family and friends are welcomed to come and help them celebrate on July 2, 2016, at Jerry's f…

Many stories have been written about longtime Uintah Country resident Ora Fay Oviatt and her career as a musician and teacher, but there is a new accomplishment coming up Feb. 7 when she turns 80.

Arvel James Allred, until recently a longtime Vernal resident, will be marking his 100th birthday on Dec. 31. Arvel was born to James and Edith Allred on their homestead in Bennett, Utah, on Dec. 31, 1915. After his father died in 1918, Arvel’s family continued on the homestead until moving …

Grandma Janice is 80. Her family and friends are so thankful for her. She has spent her life helping and serving others. Everyone is welcome in her home and she has always been the best cook. If you go there for any reason you will have to stay and eat-no questions asked. Happy birthday Gran…

Louise Tait is turning 75! Open house is Wednesday, Oct. 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Vernal City Offices. Anyone who knows this special lady is asked to come!

Mabel Hardy, of Vernal, Utah, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Sept. 27, 2015.

Allen Knutson of Vernal, Utah, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Sept. 10, 2015. He was born Sept. 10, 1935, to Orville and Frances Knutson in Colgate, North Dakota. He married Janice from Roy, Utah. He has lived in Phoenix, Arizona; Salt Lake City, Utah; Roy, Utah; Sunset, Utah; Clearfiel…

To the best uncle in the world. Happy 30th birthday Greggie. Love Taylor and Sydney

Rio Dan Slaugh, of Vernal, turns 80 on Aug. 27, 2015. Come celebrate with us on Aug. 29, 2015, at the Golden Age Center, 330 N. Aggie Blvd in Vernal, from 1 to 5 p.m.

Family and friends come help us celebrate this mighty milestone with her at an open house on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015 from 3 to 5 p.m. at 276 West 400 North, Vernal, Utah.

Lordy, Lordy, look she's 40. We love you Sandra-Love, your family and friends.

Nifty-Nifty Cherry is 50. Happy Birthday.

Born in Vernal on July 5, 1935, to Owen Alonzo Haws and Eva Viola Manwaring Haws, and the youngest of four children, Hollis spent his first 18 years growing up on the family homestead in Naples. Following graduation from Uintah High School in May 1954, he immediately enlisted in the United S…

Henry Thomas- (Hank) Peltier Jr., of Jensen, celebrated his 80th Birthday on May 31. He was born in Oak Creek, Colo. on May 31, 1935 to Grace and Henry Thomas Peltier. Hank grew up at the Keystone Mines and Oak Creek, Colo. Hank went to the Haybrow School until his family moved to Oak Creek,…

Ivan Sadlier turned 70 years old on May 18. Friends and family are invited to come celebrate with an open house in his honor on June 6 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Chapel at 4080 South 2500 East, in Vernal (Davis).

Ray Hardinger of Vernal, will celebrate his 80th birthday on May 15. He was born in Roosevelt on May 15, 1935 to Golda and Harry Hardinger. He married Lela Moya in the Catholic Church in November 1957. Ray has worked in the oilfield and was a mechanic, he later became self-employed for his o…

Join us in celebrating Karen Larene Stewart's 80th birthday, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 8 at the Kokepelli Park, 145 E. 100 N., Vernal. A light dinner will be served.

Arden Wardle Stewart of Vernal will celebrate his 90th birthday. Arden was born on May 10, 1925. Join us by celebrating Arden's life and times on May 9, 2015. The celebration will be held from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the Davis Ward Chapel, 3990 S. 1500 E., Vernal.

Sheldon Gurr of Coeur Dalene, Idaho will celebrate his 81st birthday on April 25 at 649 North 2380 West(Denise Maynard's House), Vernal, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. He was born on Oct. 19, 1934 and was born in Vernal, and raised in Davis Ward and Bonanza. Sheldon was born to Lawrence and Zora Gurr.

Iona Collier Williams of Vernal will celebrate her 90th birthday on April 17, she will be celebrating with family. She was born on April 17, 1925, and has lived in Vernal her whole life. Iona enjoys gardening and traveling. She was a longtime member of the Pink Ladies. She is the mother of D…

Wanda Jorgensen will turn 90 years old on April 3. She will be celebrating with an open house in her honor on April 3 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints chapel at 475 West 100 South, in Vernal.

Happy 90TH Birthday Jean Oaks from your friends at Glines 2nd Ward.

Virginia Dykes Winder, of Vernal, will celebrate her 100th birthday on March 14, 2015, from 2 to 4 p.m., at the Uintah Stake Center, 4080 South 2500 East, in the Relief Society Room.

Lylis Adams Anderson, of Vernal, will celebrate her 80th Birthday on March 7, 2015, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the LDS Rockpoint Chapel, 2575 North 1500 West, Vernal. Lylis was born and raised in Vernal on March 8, 1935, but she has lived a few years in Fontana, Calif., and Sandy, Utah. Lylis worke…

Janis Rodeback Bigelow, of Vernal, recently celebrated her 80th Birthday in Salt Lake City at a surprise party hosted by her family. Janis was born on Jan. 8, 1935, in Vernal. She attended Naples School and graduated from Uintah High School. She worked at Discovery School; as a bookkeeper fo…

Rita Stewart Warren, of Jensen, is celebrating her 80th Birthday with a trip to Scottsdale, Ariz., with her two daughters, Alisa Fairchild and Melanie Pratt, to visit her son, Mont E. Warren and his family. Rita was born on Feb. 16, 1935, to Luther and Josephine Murray Stewart and raised in …

Betty Murray Clark, of Vernal, Utah, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Feb. 7, 2015, from noon to 4 p.m., at the Golden Age Center, 330 S Aggie Blvd. Born on Feb. 6, 1935, and raised on Brush Creek, she is a lifelong resident of Vernal. Mom worked days for Corne & Glady Asmus at the Tr…

The family of David and Rae Jacobsen would like to wish them continued happiness as they celebrate their 80th Birthdays and 60 Years of Marriage. A surprise family celebration was in their honor to commemorate the occasion.

Dr. Dan Price will turn 95-years-old on Tuesday, Dec. 16. He has had a wonderful life and is still going. Born in Vernal in 1919 her served in the Navy during World War II and then went to dental school in Iowa. He returned to Vernal to serve as a dentist, a city councilman and as State Repr…

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