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Carolyn Lee Nordell

August 8, 1951 — June 9, 2020

Carolyn Lee Steadman Nordell

Manti, UT

Carolyn Lee Steadman Nordell of Manti, Utah, passed away at Gunnison Valley Hospital on June 9th, 2020, at the age of 68. Carolyn was born in Murray, Utah, on August 8th, 1951 to Junior and Sherline Steadman. She graduated from Jordan High School. She married Larry Ross Nordell on March 31, 1973 in Las Vegas, Nevada. They were married for 48 years. Carolyn and Larry made their home in Manti, Utah. Carolyn worked as a Corrections Investigative Technician at Central Utah Correctional Facility for 29 years and she excelled at her job. Carolyn & Larry raised a beautiful family of three amazing children: her son William "Billy" Nordell of Bavaria, Germany; Joette & Mark Thompson of Sandy, Utah; Brandon & Heather Nordell of Kerrville, Texas; along with her adopted son & daughter Forrest "Rowdy" & Sherilyn McNeill. She loved her children very much and was proud of who they have become.

She is survived by her mother Sherline Corona, her brother Kenny (Susan Dupree) Steadman, & her sisters Kathi (Larry) Rappuhn, Gloria (Robert) Bush, Sara Paiva, & Jenny Steadman; she had 10 grandchildren & 6 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father Junior Heap Steadman, her brother Michael Steadman, her son-in-law Warren Butterfield, her father-in-law Ross Nordell & her mother-in-law Virginia Nordell.

A family viewing was held for immediate family on June 12th, 2020. A Celebration of Life will be held on June 18th, 2020 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at her home in Manti at 308 West 600 South. Online guestbook at Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti

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Celebration of Life

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Starts at 1:00 pm (Mountain time)

Magleby Mortuary - Manti


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