Belva Rose Burton, (YaYa), 87, joined her Choir of Angels November 20, 2018. She was born on July 5, 1931 in Lake Shore, UT to Bertha Graves Rose and Banaire Rose. She was the sixth child of eight children.
She graduated from nursing school in Blackfoot, ID in 1963. She loved nursing and caring for others. Her gift of love touched all who knew her. She is truly our Earth Angel. She retired from the Veteran’s Administrative Hospital in Salt Lake City, UT.
She is survived by her children; Marcie (Larry) Larson of Scenic, AZ, DeAnne Resse of Scottsdale, AZ, DuWayne Gardner of Mesquite, NV and Linnea (Rajeev) Maria of Scottsdale, AZ; seven grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.
A celebration of her beautiful life will be held on December 15, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Beehive Home in Mesquite, NV. Interment will be at the Spanish Fork, UT Cemetery on January 12, 2019. We would like to express our gratitude to Mesa View Hospice and the Beehive Home for the loving care they gave our mom. The family invites you to leave a message or memory in their Guest Book at www.virginvalleymortuary.com.