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Lois Jean Reyburn

December 19, 1939 — November 7, 2020

Lois Jean Reyburn

Lois Jean Myers Reyburn was born on December 19, 1939 in Bonners Ferry, Idaho to George W. and Sayde Marie Myers.  She graduated from Bonner Ferry High School in 1958, and attended Kinman Business College in Spokane, Washington; after graduating she worked for Travelers Insurance moving to Mukilteo with GTE in 1964. Her 40-year career included several jobs with early electronics companies and ended with her retirement in 1998 as the Director of Human Resources for CSEA.

In 1998 she married John Reyburn, where they had re-connected at their 40th High School Class Reunion.  John and Lois built a home on the North Myton Bench where she lived for the rest of her life.

Lois lived for Christ and a member of Vernal Christian Church where she was a secretary and board member and the Uintah Basin Christian Academy for many years.   She was instrumental in writing the policies and procedures for the school and the financial secretary for the Mission Ministry. 

Lois was devoted to her faith and her family.  She was known for her incredible generosity and willingness to help anyone in their time of need.  She was great at offering reassuring guidance to her children and grandchildren.  She never forgot a birthday, a baseball game or a special event.  Her kindness of spirit will be forever remembered by family and friends. 

She is survived by her husband John Reyburn, Roosevelt Utah; Scott (Wendi) Desmarais, Morgan Hill, California; Michael Reyburn; Robert Reyburn, SLC Utah; Debra (Steve) Turner, Post Falls Idaho; Sunny (Reed) Street, Heber City Utah, and Justin Reyburn, Duchesne Utah. 17 Grandchildren and 15 Great Grand Children. 

She is preceded in death by parents George W. and Sayde M. Myers.  

A Celebration of Life will be held on November 21st at 11:00am Vernal Christian Church (1845 West 750 South, Vernal, Utah 84078).


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