Robert Wayne Litton

January 28, 2021

Robert Wayne Litton

January 14, 1948 ~ January 28, 2021


Robert Wayne Litton was born January 14, 1948 to Nate and Cecilia Hensy Litton in Alva, Oklahoma. Robert serviced in the Air Force from 1967-1971, he then met the love of his life Susan Rust Litton and married on July 31, 1977 in Elko Nevada. Robert enjoyed River rafting,...

Rick Johns

January 22, 2021

Rick Johns of Manila, Utah passed away on January 22, 2021 at his granddaughters’ home in Thatcher, Utah. Rick was born to Charles and Norlene Johns, on December 13, 1944 in Ogden, Utah. He married Diann Thornock Johns in Elko Nevada on July 1, 1967.

Rick attended Davis High and some years at Weber State University. He served in the...

Rex Wilkins

January 17, 2021

Click below on blue highlight to watch the Funeral services live on Friday, January 22, 2021 at 11:00 am


January 17th 2021 was the day heaven got amazing man, father, husband, grandfather, great-grandfather, and the best barrel racing cheerleader anyone could have. Rex G. Wilkins has touched so many lives over the many years in the horse industry.  Rex left...

Hilda Arias

January 17, 2021

Hilda Arias was born January 20, 1930 in Greeley Colorado. Passed away January 17, 2021 at her home surrounded by family.

On July 9, 1950 she married Ben Arias. They celebrated 70 years of marriage in 2020. 

With the heart of the true servant she touched many lives. Anyone who came to their home would feel immediately welcome and at...

Daniel Callis Billings

January 15, 2021



Funeral service for Danny Billings will be Thursday evening at 7:30 pm a viewing will be held  from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Blackburn Vernal Mortuary. Burial will in the Jensen Cemetery.  at a private time

John Sardoni Whitman

January 7, 2021


On, Thursday, January 7, 2021, John Sardoni Whitman, loving husband, father, grandfather and friend passed away peacefully at home, ending his battle with cancer and heart disease, John was 76. 

John was born July 28, 1944 in Fountain Green, Utah to Lawrence Whitman Sardoni and Lavorda (Ilene) Oldroyd.  John served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of...

Arturo Zuniga

January 5, 2021

Graveside services are pending. 

In Lieu of Flowers please make donation to the Funeral Home to help with Funeral cost. 435-789-2611 or email at

George Edward Gudac Jr.

January 5, 2021

In lieu of flowers: 

Please see the link below under the service details to make DONATION to the Huntington's Disease Society of America, (Utah Chapter)



George Edward Gudac September 10, 1931 – January 5th, 2021. 

George passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his family. (On the same day as his loving wife, Ann Gudac, 24 years prior.) He...

Gladys Steele

January 1, 2021


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Gladys Lucille Steele, 94, a loving and dedicated wife, Mother, Sister, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Great-Great Grandmother, Aunt, Friend and also a long time resident of Vernal passed away January 1, 2021 at the home of her daughter, Debra Kay Moser in West...

Shirley Renee Fliegel

December 31, 2020

Shirley R. Fliegel, age 83, of Meeker, Colorado, was born in Provo, Utah to Byron C. and Vera M. Ottosen. 


She attendant school at Powell Park School in her early years. Then was in the Meeker school system. Graduated from Mesa Arizona in 1955. She attendant BYU in Provo, Utah; She graduated in 1959. She then went on a...

Rulon Corless "Jude" Hacking

December 31, 2020


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“R.C.” Rulon Corless “Jude” Hacking finished his last round up December 31, 2020.  Jude was born in Vernal Utah to Rulon Stringham and Vera Corless Hacking on August 1, 1930 during the Great Depression.  He was born into...

Kim Rex Christiansen

December 29, 2020


Click below on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 @ 10:45 AM to watch the livestream Funeral Services.



Kim Rex Christiansen                                                                                  March 13th, 1950 – December 29th, 2020

Kim Rex Christiansen was a beloved husband, father, son, brother, grandpa, great grandpa, and uncle. He passed away peacefully on December 29, 2020, surrounded by his...

Jennifer Shoell

December 28, 2020


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Jennifer Ann Shoell passed away from cancer on Dec 28th, 2020. She was born May 6, 1975 in Belleville, Essex County, New Jersey to Peter Alan Cody and Jeanne Marie Dybus. After joining the Church of Jesus Christ...

Vena Meb Wardell

December 28, 2020

Vena Meb Smith Wardell of Rangely, Colorado, passed away peacefully on December 28, 2020 at the age of 96.  She was born April 9, 1924 in Riverton, Utah, the first of 5 children to Clifton and Alma Rasmussen Smith.  She was the last surviving member of this family.

As a young girl, Vena traveled from Vernal where she attended school, and the...

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