Anna Faye Gittins

Anna Faye Gittins

Female 1931 - 2014  (83 years)

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  • Name Anna Faye Gittins  [1
    Born 5 Jun 1931  Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 29 Dec 2014  Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Obituary 1 Jan 2015  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Published in Desert News, June 5, 1931 ~ December 29, 2014
      Anna Faye Gittins Christensen passed away Monday, December 29, 2014, in Bountiful, Utah.
      She was born June 5, 1931 in Smithfield, Utah, a daughter of Howard Craghead Gittins and Sarah Ann Haslam Gittins. She was raised in Cache Valley and Layton, Utah. She graduated from Davis High School. On August 12, 1950 she married her high school sweetheart, George Elvin Christensen. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. They were married 64 years.
      Faye was a well-known seamstress in the Bountiful area. She worked many years doing alterations for Bountiful Cleaners, Keith O'Brien, Mr. Mac, and Johnstown, Ltd. She later owned her own tailor shop in Salt Lake City.
      After retiring, she and her husband lived for a time in Hemet, California; Makaha, Hawaii; and Colorado then returning to Bountiful. They served a temple mission in the Bountiful, Utah temple.
      Faye loved gardening, traveling, aerobics, swimming, boating, Lake Powell, Hawaii, and anywhere the sun shone the warmest. She was a strong, independent woman, with a sweet and kind disposition. She was the ultimate peacemaker, always wanting everyone to get along. She was deeply loved by all who knew her.
      She is survived by her husband, children Diana (Terry) Hawks, Linda Ross, Steven (Susan) Christensen, Connie (Kevin) Neeser, Ross Christensen, 9 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren with another one on the way, brother Gary Gittins and sister Dixie Shepherd.
      She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Howard Gittins, Jr., sisters Leola Dallin and Donna Fife, daughter Nanette Olney.
      Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 3, 2015, at the Val Verda 5th Ward Chapel (2633 South 50 West, Bountiful). Friends may visit with family from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. prior to services. Interment to follow at the Kaysville City Cemetery.
      Services in care of Aspen Funeral Home, Sandy, Utah. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at aspenfh.com.
      Published in Deseret News from Jan. 1 to Jan. 2, 2015 - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/deseretnews/obituary.aspx?n=anna-christensen&pid=173681598&fhid=30065&eid=sp_ommatch#sthash.FMr3A9b2.dpuf
    Buried 3 Jan 2015  Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 500 East Crestwood, Kaysville, Utah, 84037, United States, 801-546-1235
    Person ID I2046  Not linked to Gittens Surname
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2015 

    Father Howard Craghead Gittins,   b. Abt 1911 
    Mother Sarah Ann Haslam,   b. Abt 1911 
    Family ID F813  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Elvin Christensen,   b. 3 Apr 1929, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 2016, Ivins, Washington, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 12 Aug 1950  [1
    Children 
     1. Nanette Olney Christensen,   d. Bef 29 Dec 2014
     2. Linda Christensen
     3. Steven Christensen
     4. Connie Christensen
     5. Ross Christensen
     6. Diana Christensen
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F814  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jun 1931 - Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Dec 2014 - Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 1 Jan 2015 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Jan 2015 - Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Anna Faye (Gittins) Christensen
    Anna Faye (Gittins) Christensen

  • Sources 
    1. [S632] "Legacy.com." Database and images., Legacy.com, (Legacy.com. www.legacy.com/NS/ : Copyright © 1999-2012.), (www.legacy.com/NS/ : accessed 19 Mar 2015); Anna Christensen; http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/deseretnews/obituary.aspx?n=anna-christensen&pid=173681598&fhid=30065&eid=sp_ommatch.

    2. [S633] Anna Faye Gittins.


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