Marjorie Forbush Egbert Burr, 90, passed away November 6, 2022, surrounded by her loved ones in Logan Utah. She was born April 15, 1932, at home in Richfield, Utah to Guy LaVor and LaVon Marble Forbush. She married Boyd Egbert on August 31, 1957, at the home of Uncle Irvin L. and Aunt Lexie Warnock in Sigurd, Utah. They had two children, R. Kevin, and Lori Dawn Egbert. They made their home in West Valley City, Utah. Boyd preceded her in death on May 7, 1979. Marjorie later married Bruce Burr on February 13, 1993, at her home in West Valley City, Utah. Together they built their beautiful home in Monroe, Utah. Bruce preceded her in death on April 4, 2007. Marjorie was raised in Richfield and Monroe, Utah graduating from South Sevier High School in Monroe. She was employed with Mountain Bell in Richfield and Salt Lake City. After raising her children, she began working at Valley West/ Pioneer Valley Hospital as the supervisor of Communications and over the Emergency Department clerks. During her 21 years of employment, it was a great joy to her to work with her fellow employees and the patients she assisted. Family was her greatest enjoyment in life. She adored her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
Her home was always open to all family and friends who were in need, and she showed love to each and everyone. Marjorie spent countless hours doing family history and loved creating many scrapbooks for her and her family. She was a talented painter/artist, enjoyed making many quilts, working in her home and yard and loved spending time in the mountains with her family. Marjorie was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and enjoyed attending the temple.
Survived by her son Kevin (Kim) Egbert, Wellsville; grandchildren: Justin (Dana) Egbert, Tyler Egbert, and Shaelee (Matt) Mueller, Cache Valley; great-grandchildren: Kambree, Harper, Maxwell, Brixton, Piper; sister, Carol (Dean) Lowe, Salt Lake City; brothers and sisters-in- law, Jack (Lora) Burr, Koosharem; Shirley Burr, Saginaw, MI; Janet Olcott, Eagle Mountain; and many nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by her parents; husbands; daughter, Lori Dawn Egbert; siblings; Kyle L. and Barbara Nelson Forbush, Elva and Norris Jensen; brothers-in-law: Doug Olcott, Larry Burr, and Rand and Ester Burr.
Marjorie’s Family would like to give a special thanks to all her many caregivers: Monroe Canyon Assisted Living, Blacksmith Fork Assisted Living and Logan Regional Hospital. This also includes her dear friends Elliot and Zola Mickelson, Dick and Jolene Payne, Eugene and Marlene White, cousins: Aleene and Doug Hansen, Connie and Tim Christensen, and Margaret Cowley.
Graveside services will be held Monday, November 14, 2022, at 12:00 Noon in Valley View Memorial Park and Funeral Home located at 4335 West 4100 South, West Valley City, Utah. A viewing will be held prior to service from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guestbook at www.maglebymortuary.com
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