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Saranell (Richards) Walk

Saranell (Richards) Walk

Saranell (Richards) Walk, age 84, peacefully passed away of natural causes on June 1st, 2022, at Diamond Jane’s Assisted living center in Grantsville Utah.

She was born on November 11th, 1937, in Lander Wyoming to Lela (Thurston) and Ernest Albert Richards.

Saranell married the love of her life Evern Jay Walk on December 13th, 1957. Together they raised their family in Grantsville Utah where they enjoyed the quiet country life, camping, fishing, bowhunting and participating in archery, the Walk family sport. Saranell is a 20 time Utah State archery Champion, National Archery Association World Recorded Holder, and was inducted into the Utah Archery Hall of Fame in 2019.

Saranell was dedicated to her family, a loving and giving wife, mother, grandmother, and home maker. She loved and cherished her many friends, volunteered as a cub scout Den Mother, and worked 30 plus years at the Tooele Army Depot.

Saranell is survived by Evern Jay Walk- husband, Ronald Jay Walk (Sharon)-son, Randy Joe Walk (Diana)-son, Wendy Krippner- daughter, and Kristie Bell (Dean)- daughter. Grandchildren: Heidi Glunz, Eric Walk, Nathan Walk, Brandon Walk, Remington Walk, Preston Walk, Breanna Krippner, Seirra Krippner, Jaylissa Ostler, Hunter Bell, and Wynnter Bell. Step Grandchildren: Kodie Lynch, Krystalyn Robinson, and Clint Groves. Great grandchildren: Gavin Walk, Piper Walk, Maebie Walk, and Remilyn Walk. Step great grandchildren: Cole Robinson, Blake Robinson, Swayzee Robinson, and Eric Lynch.

She is preceded in death by her grandparents George Earnest & Sarah (Roderick) Richards, and Ima & Nellie (Nelson) Thurston, her Parents Earnest Albert & Lela (Thurston) Richards, her Brothers George Richards and Albert Richards.

A viewing and visitation will be held on Monday, June 6th from 6-7:30 PM at Dalton-Hoopes Funeral Home, 50 West Main Street, Grantsville, Utah.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 7th 2022 at 12 Noon  at the Old Grantsville Church in Grantsville, 297 West Clark St. Grantsville. Visitation will

be held 1 hour prior to services. Burial will follow service in the Grantsville City Cemetery.

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  • STEVEN D. WILCOCK Posted June 2, 2022 10:40 pm

    I’m so sorry that my beautiful cousin has passed away, she was a talented wonderful woman, I know she will be missed by all that knew her. I will keep her family in my prayers and ask our Lord to be with them at this time,

  • Alela Worthey Posted June 3, 2022 11:52 pm

    Sharing memories, telling stories, making jokes,giving love, in ways only my Aunt Saranell could.
    She added so much to our family
    My thoughts,prayers,and love will be all of you in this time of sorrow.
    Alela (Richards) Worthey

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