Gloria M. Buchanan Reese White

Wednesday , September 13, 2017 - 6:30 PM

March 16, 1926 ~ September 10, 2017

Gloria M. Buchanan Reese White, age 91, returned to her Heavenly home peacefully on September 10, 2017.

She was born March 16, 1926, to parents, Archie Earl and Florence Buchanan. She was married to Stanley Charles Reese and later divorced. She married Delmar White. He preceded her in death.

Gloria was a devoted mother, wife, and grandma to all who knew her. She was famous for good food, but best known for her Birthday Pies and Christmas Candy.

She attended Bear River High School. She was employed at First Security Bank and Thiokol.

She was an active member of the LDS Church and served in many callings. She loved her time being an Ordinance Worker in the Ogden and Logan LDS Temples. Gloria was a member of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers.

Her children and grandchildren were her pride and joy. She is survived by her children: Melanie (Farrell) Steed of Henderson, NV; Jeff (Becky) Reese of Tremonton, UT; Kirk (Leslie) Reese of Las Vegas, NV; and LeaAnn (Blaine) Potter of Garland, UT. She also leaves behind ten grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Jerry (Barbra) Buchanan of Elwood, UT and David (Kaye) Buchanan of Orem, UT.

She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters: Maxine Garn, Bell Mallory, and Dena Wilcox; and one brother, Forrest Buchanan.

The family would especially like to thank the Bear River Care Center and Our House. She was loved, cared, and comforted by many special angels.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 15, 2017, at 11 a.m. Viewings will be held on Thursday, September 14, 2017, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. and at the church, prior to the funeral service from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. All services will be held at the Elwood LDS Church (4865 W. 9600 North). Interment in the Tremonton Riverview Cemetery.

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