September 24, 1927 - October 10, 2019
Margie Lena Bowman Spurrier, usually known as “Lena” peacefully slipped through the veil on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at age 92. Her husband of 70 years, predeceased her in 2013 at the same age as well as two sons, David C. at 3 ½ months and Don E. at age 47. She passed away in Pleasant Grove, Utah where she had been living for the last twelve years. She was born in Delta, Utah to Leon Calvert Bowman and Theodosia Leavitt Bowman on September 24, 1927. Her family moved to Southern California when she was three years old and that is where she grew up and met her husband. She married Charles Del Mar Spurrier in the St. George, Utah Temple during WW II, on May 8, 1943. Family and friends donated gasoline stamps from their ration books for them to be able to get gas for the trip. She is survived by four daughters, Linda K. Andrew (Alden) Highland, UT, Vivian Joy Pulley (Andrew) South Jordan, UT, Charlena Jolley (Vernon) Draper, UT, La Verne Kasperson (Keith) Orem, UT, one son, Dennis Charles Spurrier Salt Lake City, Son's widow, Ester F. Spurrier, Orem, UT, 39 grandchildren, 103 great grandchildren, and 16 great-great grandchildren, for a posterity of 165. She was known for her sewing, quilting, crocheting, cooking, wisdom and devotion to husband, family and Church. She held ward positions of Primary President, Young Women President, Gospel Doctrine teacher, Ward and Stake Relief Society President and was also a temple worker. Each year her family voted her the “Mother of the Year”. She was loved by all family and acquaintances. Please join us in the celebration of her life at the Highland West Stake Center at 11605 North 6000 West, Highland, Utah on October 18, 2019. Viewing will be at 10:00 am with the funeral service following at 11:00 am. The interment will be at 2:15 pm at the Orem City Cemetery, 1520 North 800 East, Orem, UT The family would like to thank the Alpine Valley Care Center personnel for their loving kindness and care for their years of service.
Margie Lena Bowman Spurrier, usually known as “Lena” peacefully slipped through the veil on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at age 92. Her husband of 70 years, predeceased her in 2013 at the same age as well as two sons, David C. at 3... View Obituary & Service Information
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