Lucille (Lucy) Ann Keller Wahlen
October 22, 1925 ~ July 31, 2012
Born October 22, 1925, in Bergertown, Murray, Utah, to Rudolph and Anna Keller. Married Wally Wahlen on September 5, 1947, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Graduated from Murray High School in 1944. During high school, Lucy enjoyed tumbling and gymnastics, and was a member of the Murray-Go-Rounds.
Lucy lived most of her life in Murray. From 1948 to 1956, Wally and Lucy resided in Richland, Washington, where Lucille worked in Health Services for General Electric. Upon returning to Utah, Lucy was self-employed with Lucille’s Draperies.
Lucy was a lifelong member of Christ Lutheran Church, Murray. Lucy’s abiding faith and loving relationship with her Savior was a constant source of comfort and joy throughout her life. She loved to bowl, golf, and swim. Lucy and Wally enjoyed extensive world travels. She loved life and lived it to the fullest.
Lucille is survived by her husband of 64 years, Wally; son, Dennis Mitchell Wahlen (Linda); daughter, Pam Mitchell Wahlen; grandchildren, Darren Wack, Wendi Melling (Stuart), Sara Wack, and Hollli Wahlen; great-grandson, Hunter Wack; brother Bill Keller. She was preceded in death by parents; sister, Susie Mitchell; brother, George Keller; and grandson, Lonnie Wack.
Special thanks to the congregation of Christ Lutheran Church. We wish to express our sincerest gratitude for the kindness and exceptional care provided by the staff at Highland Care Center.
Thank you to Gregg Soffe and the staff of Jenkins-Soffe Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 1, 2012, 4:00 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 240 E. 5600 So. Murray. Interment: Murray City Cemetery, 5600 So. Vine St., Murray,Utah.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Christ Lutheran Church, Murray, Utah, in the name of Lucille Wahlen.