OBITUARY

Dorthella Durfey

June 12, 1940August 9, 2022
Obituary of Dorthella Durfey
Dorthella Murray born on June 12, 1940 passed away in her West Valley home surrounded by loved ones on the 9th of August, 2022. She is proceeded in death by her parents, Earl and Loretta Murray, siblings, Lawana Timothy, Fontella Jenkins, Earl Whitney and son, Bryon Glen. Dorthella is survived by her husband of 66 years, William Glen Durfey. They were sealed in the Salt Lake Temple on the 28th of June, 1956 and their remaining children, Bradley Earl (Pamela), Michael Scott (Rebecca), William Craig (Andrea), Deanna Michelle Muir (Roger) and Steven Keith (Heidi), 21 grandchildren, 39 great grandchildren and 2 great, great grandchildren. Family is extremely important to her; her greatest desire was to be the number one wife, mother and grandmother. Fulfilling ward callings and giving ultimate service to friends, family and neighbors, showed value and understanding of community and love of which included her employment at Salt Lake Knitting Works and later at First Security Bank where she managed their cafeteria for 14 years. Accomplishing her dream of becoming an immaculate homemaker, an expert chef and supreme seamstress blessed the lives of many. Much love to you mom, you will be greatly missed! A viewing for Dorthella will be held Monday, August 15, 2022 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Valley View Memorial Park & Funeral Home, 4335 West 4100 South, West Valley City, Utah 84120. A viewing prior to service will occur Tuesday, August 16, 2022 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM, 4335 West 4100 South, West Valley City, Utah 84120. A funeral service will occur Tuesday, August 16, 2022 at 10:00 AM, 4335 West 4100 South, West Valley City, Utah 84120.

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Monday, August 15, 2022

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022

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