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Kay L. Rasmussen

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“So sorry to hear about Uncle Kay. I'll remember him fondly and all the laughs he shared with everyone. If Uncle Kay was there, we all had fun and...Read More »
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Kay L. Rasmussen, age 85, our beloved patriarch and husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend died at home Friday, March 12, 2010 after a long battle with pulmonary problems. He was born January 6, 1925 in Bountiful, Utah, the 6th of 9 children to Howard and Hazel Hayward Rasmussen. He was raised in Bountiful and attended David High School where he participated in sports. He later graduated from B.Y. High School in Provo, Utah. He served his country in the U.S. Navy for 13 years in the Pacific Area. He married Zona Gayle Memory on November 24, 1945 in Elko, Nevada. The marriage was later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple on September 17, 1953. He was preceded in death by his wife, Zona Memory Rasmussen and son, Greg L. Rasmussen. They had four sons, Greg, Curt, Rick and Kyle. He spent many years coaching and participating with his sons in youth sports. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served in many positions. He served as a veil worker in the Salt Lake Temple and as an ordinance worker in the Bountiful Temple. He leaves behind 3 sons, 14 grandchildren, and 18 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at the Bountiful 25th Ward, 600 East 1500 South, where a visitation will be held from 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. prior to services. Interment-Bountiful City Cemetery.

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