Estella Fay McArthur

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Estella Fay McArthur (Sumner)

Birthplace: Provo Utah County, Utah, United States
Death: May 13, 2000 (82)
Provo Utah County, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Utah County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Sumner and Myrtle Sumner
Wife of Arthur Edgar McArthur
Mother of Sumner McArthur; Private; Private; Private and Private
Sister of Elton James Sumner; LaPrele Makin and Goldie G. Sumner

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About Estella Fay McArthur

Estella Fay Sumner MacArthur

Birth: Mar. 6, 1918 Provo Utah County Utah, USA Death: May 13, 2000 Provo Utah County Utah, USA

Father: James Sumner Mother: Myrtle Snow Sumner Spouse: Arthur Edgar MacArthur Married: 17 July 1937 | 62 years Place: Heber City, Utah Early Life: Estella grew up in Provo and attended school here. She was in the first graduating class of Dixon Jr. High School. Education: Provo High School | BYU Life's Work/Service/Interests: Estella married Arthur in 1937, and they made their home in Provo from then on, but for brief stays in Fontana, California, Salt Lake City, Utah and Orem, Utah; during World War II. She worked all of her married life, and spent 32 years at BYU before retiring in 1986. She was also a long-time volunteer pink lady at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center. She was a loyal, loving wife, a tireless worker, and a wonderful mother. She was a great source of motivation to her children, and worked long and hard to help them achieve. She and Arthur were somewhat amazed at the number and quality of their posterity, and were proud of them all: children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Arthur Edgar MacArthur, who died October 23, 1999. Estella Fay Sumner MacArthur passed away at the home of a son on Saturday, May 13, 2000, due to complications of Alzheimer's disease. She died peacefully, and in the arms of her loved ones. She was 82. Survived By: Her children: Creig (Lisa), Steven (Sandra), Cheril Humphries (Ed), and Trevan (Sondra). Preceded In Death By: Her husband, parents, son, Sumner MacArthur; three brothers: Elton, Keith, and Byron Sumner; one sister, LaPrele Makin. Family Message: "Thank you, dear sweet Estella for being our Mother." Services: Oak Hills LDS 1st Ward Chapel Mortuary: Berg Mortuary of Provo Interment: Provo City Cemetery Obituary: Deseret News | 16 May 2000 Bio compiled by: AnnieDuckettHundley

Family links:

 James Sumner (1882 - 1962)
 Myrtle Snow Sumner (1887 - 1945)

 Arthur Edgar MacArthur (1916 - 1999)

 Sumner McArthur (1939 - 1939)*

 Elton James Sumner (1905 - 1965)*
 LaPrele Sumner Makin (1913 - 1986)*
 Estella Fay Sumner MacArthur (1918 - 2000)
 Goldie G Sumner (1926 - 1926)*
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Note: Interment 18 May 2000

Burial: Provo City Cemetery Provo Utah County Utah, USA Plot: Block 10 Lot 111

Maintained by: AnnieDuckettHundley Originally Created by: Lisa Record added: Jan 05, 2012 Find A Grave Memorial# 82997190

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Estella Fay McArthur's Timeline

March 6, 1918
Utah, United States
Age 20
May 13, 2000
Age 82
Utah, United States
Utah County, Utah, United States