Reah Bloomfield Pehrson
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May 29, 1921 ~ July 8, 2016

Honored and beloved, Reah Bloomfield Pehrson, age 95, died July 8, 2016 in Provo, UT.

Reah was born May 29, 1921 in Kirtland, NM, a daughter of Alexander F. and Nina M. Bond Bloomfield.

She married Alfred Dale Pehrson September 3, 1941 in Farmington, NM. The marriage was later solemnized in the Ogden, UT Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Reah attended school in Kirtland, NM. She also lived in Monticello and Provo, UT. She loved to learn and developed many talents. She enjoyed cooking, rock collecting, cake decorating, gardening, flower arranging, sewing, crocheting, tatting, machine embroidery, records extraction, genealogy, and attending the temple. She was interested in good nutrition and exercise, even in her later years.

She was a dedicated visiting teacher, compassionate service leader, and ward librarian. She was a wonderful, cherished mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She will truly be missed.

Reah is survived by her daughter, Patricia (Boyd) Worthington of Orem; son, Curtis Pehrson of Provo; four grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and brother, Jay Bloomfield of Kirtland, NM.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Dale; parents; six brothers: Owen, George, Melvin, Don, Glen, and Arlin; and sister, Mae.

A special thanks goes to IHC Hospice nurses and aids for the care they gave for many months.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, July 13, 2016 in Provo, UT. Interment at the Provo City Cemetery.

Condolences may be expressed at In lieu of flowers, please contribute to the LDS Humanitarian Fund.
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