Ogden - Ava Mason East passed away peacefully on June 28, 2013. She was born on August 18, 1921 in Parker, Idaho to James Hinckley and Elizabeth Esta Brower Mason. Ava married her sweetheart , Donald East, on December 5, 1939; they were sealed in the Salt Lake LDS Temple on December 11, 1940.
She was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She loved embroidering, reading, canning, flowers and especially being with her family and spending time with them. She enjoyed traveling and in her younger years dancing with her sweetheart, Don.
She loved her entire family and will be dearly missed
She is survived by her children, Donava (Melvin) Jensen, Arlene (Keith) Green, Roy (Sharon) East and Myrna (Kyle) Schwartz; 15 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; 9 great-great-grandchildren; and her sister, Vada Miller.
She was preceded in death by her husband; son, Michael ; 2 brothers, and 1 sister.
Special thanks to the staff at Crestwood Care Center and Summit Hospice for their love and care.
Graveside services will be held at 11a.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at the Plain City Cemetery, 4225 W 1975 N. A viewing will be held prior to the service from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Myers Ogden Mortuary, 845 Washington Blvd.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.myers-mortuary.com