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Vanita Rose Lister

March 5, 1939 ~ April 27, 2017 (age 78)

In the early morning hours of Thursday, April 27th, Vanita Rose Hatch Lister passed from this earthly world, in her home right where she wanted to be, in Springville. She was 78

Mom was born March 5, 1939, in Springville, UT. To Frank Raymond Paxman and Etta Reherd. Married Milton Jay Hatch 1956, he passed away June 1971. Married Richard John Lister 1972, he passed away June 2007.

She was a devoted mother and grandmother/great grandmother. She loved her family more than any other thing in her life and was always there for anyone who was in need, sacrificing her needs and wants for others. She enjoyed the simple things in life. Camping, hunting, fishing, watching her grandchildren/great grandchildren were some of the things that brought joy and happiness to her. She was our protector. We love you mom, thank you for the many things you taught us and sacrificing for us through our lives.

She is survived by her children; Jay & Shauna Hatch (Spanish Fork), Victor & Penny Hatch (West Valley), Rick & Valyn Hatch (Kearns), Teresa & John Stewart (Spanish Fork), Frank & Shauna Hatch (Spanish Fork), and Jerry Hatch (Salem). According to mom she had 11 children as she considered the spouses hers also.  41 grandchildren, 45 great grandchildren, and 4 great great grandchildren. (That makes 101 Dalmatians!). Sister; Annett & Don Rice of Boulder CO.

Mom was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands, and one grandson; Braxton Jay Hatch, and brother; Ray Paxman.

Viewing will be Monday, May 1, 2017 from 6-8 pm, and Tuesday, May 2, 2017 from 10-11 am, with a small informal funeral Tuesday, May 2, 11-12; all held at Wheeler Mortuary 211 East 200 South Springville, UT. Interment Springville Evergreen Cemetery, Springville.

The family wishes to thank the many angels of Encompass Home Health & Hospice for their loving care they showed to our mom.


 Service Information

Viewing
Monday
May 1, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Wheeler Mortuary - Springville
Springville, UT

Viewing
Tuesday
May 2, 2017

9:45 AM to 10:45 AM
Wheeler Mortuary - Springville
Springville, UT

Funeral Service
Tuesday
May 2, 2017

11:00 AM
Wheeler Mortuary - Springville
Springville, UT


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