Gwen Geddes Nielson Seely, 99, passed away on February 10, 2017 at her home in Moab, UT.
Gwen was born April 16, 1917 in Preston, ID to Hyrum Carl Nielson and Willamena Martha Geddes Nielson.
Gwen married Lowry Singleton Seely on December 21, 1937.
She was very involved with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and community concerts, Republican Party and the Ladies Recreation Club.
She loved spending her time attending the temple, family home evenings, Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, church meetings, visiting teaching, and teaching valuable lessons to her grand, great-grand, and great-great-grandchildren.
She is survived by a daughter, Sonja (Hardy) Redd, sons David Ray (Shirley) Seely and Lowry Geddes Seely; 14 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren and 18 great-great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Lowry, in 2008; daughter-in-law Anna Mae; grandchild Benjamin; and great-grandchild Emilio Trevizo.
Funeral services were held Monday, February 13, 2017 in Moab. Burial followed at the Castle Dale City Cemetery.
You may send condolences to the family at www.SpanishVallleyMortuary.com