Mary Ella Sudweeks
Mary Ella Prince Sudweeks, 84, passed away March 19, 2018 in Panguitch. She was born July 31, 1933 in Panguitch to Joseph Rulon and Fay Ella Cameron Prince. She married Reid W Sudweeks, May 25, 1951 in the St. George Utah Temple. He preceded her in death June 24, 2000.
Mary Ella loved her family and was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother - earning the endearment of "Grandma Cinderella" from her girls.
She worked many years at Stan’s Merc and the Circleville C-Mart. She volunteered at the thrift store in Panguitch and also at the Circleville Elementary School as a Reading Grandmother. She enjoyed people and made many friends where ever she went.
She was an active member of the LDS Church, fulfilling many different callings. She enjoyed being on the funeral committee and taking care of the families that had suffered a loss. She is survived by her children: Michael Reid (Deanna) Sudweeks, Hurricane; Craig Rulon (Tina) Sudweeks, Circleville; Lois (David) Melling, Cedar City; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Rula Porter, Central Valley; sisters-in-law: Pauline Prince, Panguitch; Kay Prince, Bountiful.
She is also preceded in death by her daughter; Gloria (Steven) Hall; parents; siblings: Howard Kay Prince, Joseph Merle Prince; brother-in-law, Garry Porter.
The family extends their appreciation to the doctors and staff at Garfield Memorial Hospital-Extended Stay for the love and care given to mom during her stay there. We are fortunate in our small area, to have such loving people care for us.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 12:00 Noon in the Circleville 1st LDS Ward Chapel, where friends may call on Friday evening from 6 to 8 or on Saturday morning from 10:30 to 11:30. Burial will be in the Circleville Cemetery. Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guest book www.maglebymortuary.com