Kaye Christiansen Larson, 79, passed away June 19, 2018 in Murray, Utah. She was born October 15, 1938 in Richfield to Nelden "Ned" James Christiansen and Cleonda "Clea" Armitta Barnson. She married her best friend Morgan "Poge" R. Larson on June 2, 1956 in Elsinore. He preceded her in death February 4, 2015.
She was a homemaker, a cosmetologist with her own salon, a member of Daughters of Utah Pioneers, and a wonderful mother. She loved to cook, collect antiques with her husband, and spend time with family and friends. Kaye and Poge raised their family in Salt Lake City and chose to retire in Elsinore where they built their dream log home filled with antiques.
She is survived by her children: Tracy (Fred) Vega, Trent (Chad) Larson; son-in-law, Chad (Lori) Gallagher; grandchildren: Jeff (Brittni) Vega, Adam Vega, Josh Vega and Alex Higbee; and great-grandson, Gavin Higbee. Kaye is also preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Trina Gallagher; and grandson, Michael Vega; sister, Dian Jensen.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the Elsinore LDS Ward Chapel, 50 North Center. Viewing at ward chapel Tuesday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm. Burial, Elsinore Cemetery. Funeral Directors, Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Friends are encouraged to visit the online guest book www.maglebymortuary.com.