LAYTON- Mary VaLee Guy, 89, passed away November 29, 2019 peacefully in her home surrounded by family.
VaLee was born April 22, 1930 in Logan, Utah the daughter of Ronald Newton and Edith P. Williamson Coburn.
She married Don William Guy on November 23, 1948 in Smithfield, Utah.
VaLee worked as a sales associate at Smith Foods, and later in life owned and operated the Layton book store.
VaLee was a member of the LDS Church. She had an avid love for the outdoors, horseback riding, camping, fishing, and hunting trips with grandpa. Grandma enjoyed feeding the wild birds that would come to visit, she called them “my birds”. Grandma had an unconditional love for all her grandchildren, family, and many friends. She has now returned to heaven to be with her husband, her children, her parents, and her brother.
VaLee is survived by her son-in-law, eight grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and 18 great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Don William Guy, son, Jon William Guy, brother, Ronald William Coburn, daughters, Nancy Lee Muir, Allison Lin Guy, great-great-grandson, Trapper Clyde Holland.
Funeral services will be held Friday, December 6, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Lindquist’s Layton Mortuary, 1867 No. Fairfield Road. Friends may visit family Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 9:00 to 9:45 a.m. at the mortuary. Interment, Weston Cemetery, Weston, Idaho at 1:00 p.m.
Those who wish to remember VaLee in a special way may make donations to Symbii Home Health and Hospice, 1916 North 700 West, Suite 101, Layton, Utah 84041.
BRIDGE OF LOVE
There is a bridge of memory,
from the earth to heaven above.
It keeps you always near us,
It’s called the bridge of love.
May you always walk in sunshine
And God’s love around you flow,
For happiness you gave us,
No one will ever know.
It broke our hearts to lose you,
But you did not go alone,
For part of us went with you.
The day God called you home.
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