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Vesta Johnson Clements

Born: 6/10/1925, Provo, Utah
Death: 1/8/2016, Moab, Utah
Viewing: 01/12/2016 6:00 to 8:00 pm, , Spanish Valley Mortuary
Service: 01/13/2016, 11:00 am, Moab LDS 400 North Chapel
Interment: 01/13/2016, , Sunset Memorial Gardens

Vesta Johnson Wade Morgan Clements died January 8, 2016. She was born June 10, 1925 to Leonel Bengt Johnson and Blanch Beardall Johnson in Provo, Utah. She married Edward A. Wade on December 25, 1945. They had eight children. He died September 10, 1984. She married Joe Morgan on January 6 1985, he died August 1 1997. She married Johnny Clements June 12, 1999 and he died on April 29, 2002.

Vesta and Eddie were rock hounds and loved to go out rock hunting. On one of these excursions they discovered a new rock that was named after them, Osmundacaulis Wadei. They were very proud to have this discovery named after them.

Vesta loved to cook and bake and at one time she baked bread and cinnamon rolls for the Cattlemen’s. She loved to have family get-togethers and cook for everyone. She was a really good cook and was known for her fried chicken, which was a family favorite.

Vesta is survived by her sister, Arlene Parks; daughters, Susan (Ernie) Lisonbee; Sally (Doug) Allen; Michelle (Keith) Holyoak; Janet (Reggie) Gay and sons, Edward Leonel (Linda) Wade; Sterling (Josie) Wade and Vint (Donna) Wade; 23 grandkids, 59 great-grandkids and 23 great, great-grandkids.

She was preceded in death by 6 sisters, Hester McFadden, Leola West, Zelma Sorenson, Vera Rule (her twin), Elfonda Sargent, and one brother, Roland Johnson. Also preceded by one son, Shane and a grandson, Matt.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday January 13, 2016 at 11:00 am at the Moab LDS 400 North Chapel. A viewing will be held Tuesday January 12, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the mortuary and one hour prior to the service at the church.


1/17/2016 - I remember the fishing trips to Lake Oowah, now my families favorite camping place! You are in so many fun memories! What a great Lady! Remember your cooking, fishing and what an awesome Aunt you were! Sad we didn't keep in touch all these years but know you were never forgotten! Say hello to my parents! Until we meet again, love from your niece, Darla - Darla

1/15/2016 - Grandma I am going to miss our talks and you knowing about everyone in the family and the care center. Still have not got you cake recipes to taste the way's your did. Love you and see you on the other side. - Vesta Lynn

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