Mrs. Verna Brown Fronberg
- July 16, 1925 - June 29, 2012
- Ogden, Utah
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“Hal and family
So sorry to hear that Verna had passed away. She was a really nice lady and I loved having her (and the rest of you) for our...Read More »
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“Sheri and family,
I was saddened to hear that Verna had passed away and I am so sorry for your loss. She was a special lady and I remember a lot...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Dr. Jeff Wheeler - Ogden - Friend
“Sheri and Todd, your mom was such a dear friend of our family. I have cherished the times I have seen her since my mother passed away. She gave me...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Wendy Ashburn - Hooper, UT
“Verna: Since my own Mother passed away 17 years ago, you have been my full time Momma. You gave me advice and encouragement. You were the one...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Stephanie - Cibolo, TX
“Sheri, Jeff, and Family,
Just a note to let you know you all are in our thoughts and prayers. We know how much you loved your mother (Sheri) and...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Karen (and Deanna, and Elyssa) Rasmussen - UT
Verna Brown Fronberg, 86, was called home on June 29, 2012 following a stroke. She was born July 16, 1925 to Horace Ballantyne and Myrtle Garner Brown. She married Harold "Hal" Fronberg on April 27, 1962 in the Logan LDS Temple. They were blessed with 2 children and 6 grandchildren.
She graduated from Weber High. During the war she was a "Rosie the Riveter" sheet metal mechanic. Later she worked at the railroad and retired in 1971. In her younger years she was a softball pitcher and played for the Utah Shamrocks. She enjoyed photography, bowling, sports, genealogy and attending the Temple.
As a friend to all, she encouraged others to overcome their hardships and took on household tasks to ease their burdens. She loved serving others through Church callings in Ward and Stake Relief Society Presidencies, Mutual President and Visiting Teacher.
She is preceded in death by her parents, three sisters and a brother. She is survived by her husband Hal, her children Todd (Stephanie) Fronberg, Sheri (Jeff) Allen, her grandchildren Scott Fronberg, Kevin Fronberg; Ashlee Allen, Alyssa Allen, Aimee Allen and Adam Allen; and her sister Eva Mae (Jim) Kunz.
Funeral services will be held at Leavitt's Mortuary, 836 36th St. on Tuesday July 3, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. A viewing will be held on Monday July 2, 2012 from 6-8 pm at Leavitt's and one hour prior to the service.
Interment in Aultorest Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, please make a memorial donation to the Primary Children's Medical Center at 801-662-5959. Special thanks to LaDawn, Becca and Myrth from Advocate Hospice.