LaVerda Read Young Jarvis, 84, of Kuna, who died Sunday, July
26, at home, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Kuna 3rd
Ward, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located on Deer Flat Road. Nampa.
Bishop Dennis Wells
will officiate. Burial will follow at the
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
Caldwell, under the direction of Alsip Funeral
Mrs. Jarvis was
born Sept. 1, 1902, at Coyote,
Utah, to Alva and Irene Read.
She moved at the age
of 3 with her family to Oreana, where she was reared and
educated. She attended
High School and Boise Business
She married John O.
Young April 30, 1920, and their marriage was solemnized in the Idaho Falls LDS
Temple in 1953.
They lived in several
Western states, where he worked in construction and she as a
homemaker. They moved
to Nampa in 1946.
He died June 9, 1961.
She married Albert
Jarvis in 1976 and they lived in
Mesa, Ariz., where they worked as ordinance workers
at the LDS temple. He
died in 1981 and she moved to Kuna, where she had since
was an active member of the LDS
serving as Relief Society president, teaching in several of
the auxiliaries and serving as a visiting teacher for 67
years. She was also a
member of the Nampa Lita Club.
She is survived by
three sons and daughters-in-law, J.O. and Pearl Young Jr. of
Riviera, Ariz., Read and Kaye Young of Nampa and H. Dale and
Helen Young of Granger, Utah; a daughter and son-in-law, Carol
and S.E. Garrison of Kuna; two sisters. Carol Flake and Lova
Davis, both of Boise; a
brother, Forrest Read of
Idaho City: 27 grandchildren: 96
great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and
numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in
death by an infant daughter, a grand-daughter, three sisters
and two brothers.
Friends may call at the Nampa Alsip chapel today until
9 p.m., Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and at the church
Thursday from 9 to 9:45 a.m.