Our loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, Darlene Merrill Barker, 86, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 16, 2020, surrounded by her family at her home in Brigham City.
Randall "Randy" E. Sims passed away at home in Layton surrounded by his family on January 10, 2020, from cancer. He was born March 19, 1950, in Ogden, to Earl and Ruby Sims. Randy married his loving wife, Lauren "Laurie" Sims in 1971, and in November they celebrated their 48th year together.
Virginia Howell Anderson was born February 18, 1927, in Portland, Oregon as Virginia Schmidt the third of four children born to immigrant Wilhelm Werner Schmidt of St Gallen, Switzerland and Madona Stout of Rockville, Utah.
I was born in Lewiston, Maine on May 7, 1928. I was an orphan living with 13 different families until I turned 18 and through a court order I was released on my own to the world. I served in the US ARMY for a period of 28 years as a paratrooper for the 101st Airborne Division, Ranger, and In…