BRIGHAM CITY - Our cherished wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, Joan Arlene Day, 79, passed away on October 24, 2013.
She was born on October 2, 1934 in Sacramento, California, to Morris and Mildred (Seavy) Bertsch.
She married Evan E. Day on July 5, 1959 in Sacramento, California.
Joan was a member of the Presbyterian and the Rocky Mountain Bible Churches. One of her greatest joys was serving as the Pastor's wife while Evan was a Minister in Richfield, Utah.
She enjoyed baseball, rock-hounding, fishing, and traveling. She was a member of Golden Spike Gem and Mineral Society for 36 years. She enjoyed her career in finance, managing the H&R Block tax office in Brigham City for 20 years.
Surviving are her husband, Evan, four children, Kathryn (William) Strong, Susan Zecca, Michelle Ernsberger, and Zia (Parvin) Rahimpour; seven grandchildren, three great grandchildren; and brother-in-law, Gary (Elaine) Day.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Gillies Funeral Chapel, 634 East 200 South, Brigham City, UT.
Email condolences to the family at www.gilliesfuneralchapel.com.