Emma Glasgow Ence died May 26, 2001, at Craig Memorial Hospital in Craig. She was 85.
Ence was born March 13, 1916, in Truman, Ark., to Frank and Pearl Glasgow. Her family homesteaded on the Little Snake River near Baggs, Wyo., when she was two. She went to school in Baggs and married Ovi J. Ence Aug. 21, 1934, in Provo, Utah.
The Ence's made their home in the Craig area where she was a homemaker. She worked all kinds of jobs on their ranch. She raised five children of her own, plus two children of Emma' sister. Ence was a generous, loving caregiver and many relatives and friends often lived in the couple's home for extended periods of time.
In 1979, during their retirement years, they moved to Vernal where they lived for 20 years before moving back to Craig in 1999.
She also worked as a secretary and for the Moffat County Clerk and Recorder's Office. She belonged to the Business and Professional Women and was active in her church.
She is survived by her brother, William (Maxine) Glasgow of Baggs; four children, George ( Peggy) Ence of Vernal; Oveta (Roy) Harris of Craig; Bill (Fung) Boyle of Ft. Worth, Texas; Joe (Myrna) Ence of Craig; 17 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband; three siblings; three daughters, Donna Cattoor, Emma Lynn Solosth, and Lucille Foreman; son-in-law, Marvin Cattoor; and two grandsons, Robbie Solosth and Jimmy Lee Boyle.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation in care of Grant's Mortuary, 621 Yampa Ave., Craig, CO 81625.
Enola Chew Burdick
Funeral services for former Browns Park resident Enola Chew Burdick will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2001, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints chapel in Jensen, Utah. Interment will be in Bountiful, Utah.
Memorial services for Jacqueline Morgan of Hayden will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 23, 2001 at the Hayden Congregational Church. Memorial donations may be made to the Hayden Library, Hayden Congregational church or the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association, all in care of Grant Mortuary