Vern Horace Roundy

13 Feb 1941 - 21 Feb 2014

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Vern Horace Roundy

13 Feb 1941 - 21 Feb 2014
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Grave site information of Vern Horace Roundy (13 Feb 1941 - 21 Feb 2014) at Alton Cemetery in Kanab, Kane, Utah, United States from BillionGraves
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Vern Horace Roundy

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Married: 6 Jun 1966
Died:

Alton Cemetery

Unnamed Rd
Kanab, Kane, Utah
United States

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Children: Richard- Kurtis- Jared- Deborah- Dale- Sheryl
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August 30, 2021
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August 29, 2021

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Changing Water With Grandpa Roundy

Contributor: kdbulloch Created: 3 months ago Updated: 3 months ago

My Grandpa decided to take me one day to switch the waterlines at his property in Alton, Utah. I enjoyed this experience because he showed me a lot of things in this town that he grew up, shared memories and we talked about our ancestors.

Grandma and Grandpa Roundy’s poem

Contributor: kdbulloch Created: 3 months ago Updated: 3 months ago

This is the poem Aunt Vickie wrote for us after grandma and grandpa passed away. HAND IN HAND WITH MY WINK AND YOUR SMILE This guy from Alton would earn a degree, He’d be a forester and work with the trees. When Glenda met Vern, they were in the same ward. They took to each other. It wasn’t so hard. He had a wink and she had smile and they wanted to marry and not just for a while. In Logan temple on a beautiful hill, they promised together do the Lord’s will. He took her hand ‘cross the alter of God. And they vowed together, they would hold to the rod. An eternal family started that day, and hand in hand they went on their way. The Roundy family added a cute baby boy, and Richard soon filled their lives with great joy. With so much love, they added another and Kurtis became Richard’s first baby brother. A house full of boys was really quite fun and then Jared came and they still weren’t done! Debbie was added, a cute little girl. With a houseful of men, she made their heads twirl. Dale came next, just as cute as the others. His sister loved him and so did his brothers. Glenda thought. “Are we finally done?” but Dale prayed hard for the very last one! Sheryl surprised them, but there was room for her too. Yes, the Roundy family became quite a crew. Each one was loved from their head to their toes. There were baseballs and footballs and dresses and bows. They laughed and they played those sisters and brothers. Their parents soon taught them to cherish each other. The children each married and the love circle grew, with babies to snuggle and not just a few. Vern worked in the temple ‘til health started to fail. But he still showed his love to his family so well. He worked with his hands making treasures of wood. Each a reminder that life is soooo good! He was taken from earth, we thought way too fast. As a loving Father said, “Your test is now passed. Come home to me now, I’ll give you some rest, but not for too long, there are lives here to bless.” With Vern’s recent passing, Glenda was sad. And she told him, quite frankly, that he made her mad. “How could you leave me, you’re the love of my life?” You are my sweetheart, you made me your wife!” Vern listened to Glenda, he missed her too “It won’t be long, I’ll be coming for you! The kids aren’t so ready but, they will be fine. We’ve got work here in heaven for our Father Divine.” “He’s blessed us so richly with family and love, Now we’ll hasten the work of our Father above. There’s many to teach that have passed from this earth. We’ll explain temple covenants and share the Christ’s birth.” We won’t be so far, when our kids need us near. And if they do right, they’ll have no need to fear. I’ll give them my wink and you give them your smile. And they’ll feel God’s peace as they endure every trial. We’ll still love our family that doesn’t change here and they’ll still feel us close as they wipe away tears. We’ve trusted in God as we’ve journeyed through trials. Now let’s walk hand in hand with my wink and your smile.” With cherished love for two very dear people. Vickie Bott 2014

Christmas poem from aunt Vicki

Contributor: kdbulloch Created: 3 months ago Updated: 3 months ago

This is the Christmas poem from aunt Vicki HARK THE ROUNDY ANGELS SING! Heaven seems so far away but, it really is quite near Especially for two Angels watching loved ones oh so dear. We miss the hugs and teasing, but there is work that we must do. It never will diminish the love we have for each of you. We’re hastening the work for our Savior and King. There are souls bound in prison ‘til the gospel we bring. There is Heavenly joy when they receive His great light, And when feeling His love, their souls really take flight. Cherish the truth, you have been taught while on earth, Of the Savior’s pure life and His heavenly birth. He gave His life for each one of you. Your sins He has ransomed by tears not a few. Saying, “Father from me remove this cup, yet if Thou wilt I’ll drink it up.” He gave His life, suffering your trials and your pain. Don’t let His atonement for you be in vain. He gave His love fully for each one of you. Be true to your faith, let your goodness shine through. To share His love with the souls over here Is a privilege we cherish from our Savior so dear. He loves you, our dear ones, hold tight to the rod His love will surround you, as the true Son of God. There are feelings so sacred we are longing to share But just know you are sheltered under His tender care. We know you miss us and we miss you too, But as He hastens the work, we have errands to do. We miss you our family, as we serve here above, But our gifts seems small when compared to His love. Stay close to each other and wipe each other’s tears, We’ll all be together in not too many years. Stay loyal and true to His words you know well, We watch all your goodness, and you make our hearts swell. When you sing Christmas songs, we’ll singing to you, You have angels in Heaven that love ALL of you! Vickie Bott Scribe for the Roundy Angels 2014

Life timeline of Vern Horace Roundy

Vern Horace Roundy was born on 13 Feb 1941
Vern Horace Roundy was 12 years old when Jonas Salk announced the successful test of his polio vaccine on a small group of adults and children (vaccination pictured). Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed one of the first successful polio vaccines. Born in New York City, he attended New York University School of Medicine, later choosing to do medical research instead of becoming a practicing physician. In 1939, after earning his medical degree, Salk began an internship as a physician scientist at Mount Sinai Hospital. Two years later he was granted a fellowship at the University of Michigan, where he would study flu viruses with his mentor Thomas Francis, Jr.
Vern Horace Roundy was 23 years old when John F. Kennedy was assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas; hours later, Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in aboard Air Force One as the 36th President of the United States. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. He served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his presidency dealt with managing relations with the Soviet Union. As a member of the Democratic Party, Kennedy represented the state of Massachusetts in the United States House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate prior to becoming president.
1977
Vern Horace Roundy was 36 years old when Star Wars is released in theaters. Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. It is the first film in the original Star Wars trilogy and the beginning of the Star Wars franchise. Starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, and Peter Mayhew, the film focuses on the Rebel Alliance, led by Princess Leia (Fisher), and its attempt to destroy the Galactic Empire's space station, the Death Star.
Vern Horace Roundy was 42 years old when Michael Jackson's Thriller, the best-selling album of all time, was released. Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Dubbed the "King of Pop", he was one of the most popular entertainers in the world, and was the best-selling music artist during the year of his death. Jackson's contributions to music, dance, and fashion along with his publicized personal life made him a global figure in popular culture for over four decades.
Vern Horace Roundy was 49 years old when Nelson Mandela is released from Victor Verster Prison outside Cape Town, South Africa after 27 years as a political prisoner. Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. He was the country's first black head of state and the first elected in a fully representative democratic election. His government focused on dismantling the legacy of apartheid by tackling institutionalised racism and fostering racial reconciliation. Ideologically an African nationalist and socialist, he served as President of the African National Congress (ANC) party from 1991 to 1997.
Vern Horace Roundy was 61 years old when The September 11 attacks, a series of coordinated suicide attacks killing 2,996 people using four aircraft hijacked by 19 members of al-Qaeda. Two aircraft crash into the World Trade Center in New York City, a third crashes into The Pentagon in Arlington County, Virginia, and a fourth into a field near Shanksville, Pennsylvania. The September 11 attacks were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001. The attacks killed 2,996 people, injured over 6,000 others, and caused at least $10 billion in infrastructure and property damage. Additional people died of 9/11-related cancer and respiratory diseases in the months and years following the attacks.
Vern Horace Roundy died on 21 Feb 2014 at the age of 73
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