Dorothy Laurel RASMUSSEN

Female 1913 - 2005  (91 years)


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  • Name Dorothy Laurel RASMUSSEN 
    Born 16 Oct 1913  Granger, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    _FSFTID KWC6-CSD 
    Died 22 Sep 2005  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Elysian Burial Gardens, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8494  HOGAN, Laurel LaRue
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2016 

    Father Alford Andersen RASMUSSEN,   b. 4 Feb 1885, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1952, Granger, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Ann Laurel SMITH,   b. 27 Feb 1890, Granger, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1965, Granger, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 9 Oct 1912  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
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    Dorothy & LaFay Rasmussen
    Dorothy & LaFay Rasmussen
    1915 Dorothy & LaFay
    1917 Dorothy, LaFay, & Clair
    1917 Dorothy, LaFay, & Clair
    Dorothy, LaFay, & Clair Rasmussen
    Grandma, Grandpa, & Dorothy Rasmussen
    Grandma, Grandpa, & Dorothy Rasmussen
    Grandma, Grandpa, & Dorothy Rasmussen
    Grandma Rasmussen, Ardell, Cloe, & Norrell
    Grandma Rasmussen, Ardell, Cloe, & Norrell
    Grandma Rasmussen, Ardell, Cloe, & Norrell
    Alford Anderson Rasmussen and Ann Laurel Smith family
    Alford Anderson Rasmussen and Ann Laurel Smith family
    Family Photo
    Family ID F2439  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Newell Knight JOHNSON,   b. 21 Aug 1906, Colonia Pacheco, Chihuahua, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1984, of , Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1942  Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Marcella Laurel JOHNSON,   b. 1 Dec 1943, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1980, of , Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)  [Biological]
    Photos
    Dorothy & Newell
    Dorothy & Newell
    Dorothy & Newell Johnson
    Abt 1945
    Last Modified 27 Sep 1998 11:37:00 
    Family ID F2537  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Dorothy L. Rasmussen
    Dorothy L. Rasmussen
    Sister Dorothy L. Rasmussen
    Missionary Photo
    Rasmussen Cousins held by parent
All four born within 7 months
    Rasmussen Cousins held by parent All four born within 7 months
    Dick with Ruel - LaFay with Mary Ann - Dorothy with Marcella - Doyle with Joan
    Dorothy Laurel Rasmussen
    Dorothy Laurel Rasmussen
    As a missionary

  • Notes 
    • !OBITUARY :
      Dorothy Laurel Rasmussen Johnson 1913 ~ 2005 Dorothy Laurel Rasmussen Johnson, 91, passed away Sept 22, 2005. A very loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed on to a higher kingdom and now has returned to her Heavenly Father. Dorothy was born October 16, 1913, in Granger, Utah, daughter of Alford A. Rasmussen and Laurel Smith Rasmussen. Dorothy was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, where she held many capacities including temple worker at the Jordan River Temple, ward and stake Relief Society president. Served a mission to the Central States. She enjoyed gardening and working in her flowers. She loved being with her grandchildren. Dorothy married Newell K. Johnson on October 28, 1942 in the Salt Lake Temple. Newell's first wife was Caroline Elizabeth Kendrick, leaving 4 children at the time of her death. Newell and Dorothy were blessed with one daughter. She is survived by two daughters and one son, Shirley and Jay Barton, Keith and Mary Johnson, Carolyn and Dave Hanks; two son-in-laws, Sam Talbot and Glen and Alice Farnsworth; sister, Ardell Taylor; brother, Doyle Rasmussen. She has many grand children and great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her loving husband; her parents; two daughters, Bessie Rae Talbot and Marcella Laurel Farnsworth; four sisters and three brothers. Funeral services will be Monday, Sept. 26, 2005 at 12:00 noon at the Granger Ward, 3274 Hillsdale Drive. There will be a viewing Sunday from 6-8 p.m. at McDougal Funeral Home, 4330 South Redwood Road and Monday 11-11:45 a.m. at the Church. Interment, Elysian Burial Gardens
      Published in the Deseret News from 9/24/2005 - 9/25/2005.

      Dorothy was named for her Grandfather's (Alford Anderson Rasmussen) second wife, Ane Dorthea Axelsen.

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] Marriage Licenses, bks 39-40, nos 15201 - 16000 (1912), Salt Lake County, Utah, (Filmed by Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965-1966), FHL US/CAN Film 429081 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S34] Sealings of living couples, 1893-1956, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Salt Lake Temple (Main Author), (Intellectual Reserve, Inc.), FHL SPECIAL Film 186207 (Reliability: 3).
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