||Thursday, January 31,
WHITNEY, Idaho Ann K. Hull, 81, passed
away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 28, 2002, at the Franklin County
She was born Sept. 15, 1920, in Franklin,
Idaho, the daughter of John and Belva Lowe Kirk. Ann grew up in
Franklin, and after graduating from high school she moved to Salt
Lake City, where she worked with Dr. Ellsworth as a dental
assistant. She then moved to Preston and managed Bees Drive-in,
where she met Tom. They were married Aug. 29, 1940. The marriage was
later solemnized in the Logan LDS Temple. They lived in Preston and
later moved to Whitney, where they have lived for 60 years. There
they raised their family and developed lasting friendships.
After the children were raised she worked
with her brother and his wife, Percy and Gwen Gibson, at the
Maverick gas station in Hyde Park, Utah. After Maverick was sold she
worked for Ransom Gas Station in Preston until her husband had a
serious operation; she retired to spend more time with him and their
Ann served in the Relief Society, MIA and
Primary organizations. She coached the Young Womens softball team
and was a 4-H Club leader and was in the Ladies Boots and Saddle.
She is survived by her husband, Harold
Tom Hull, who resides at The Heritage Home assisted living, Preston;
three daughters: Judy Kay Orme, Springville, Va.; Mary Ann (Michael)
Jepsen, Centerville, Utah; Karla Jean (Wesley) Roundy, Cache
Junction, Utah; one son, Kirk Dean Butch (Barbara) Hull, Hyde Park;
17 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and by her sisters Eva
Johnson, Preston; Ella Rae Henderson, Boise, Idaho; and Bonnie
Deffenbach, Park City, Utah. She was preceded in death by her
parents, her brothers, Percy (Gwen) Gibson and Ross (Lillian) Gibson
and by her sister Mary (Jim) Carter.
She will be remembered for her wit and
fun personality. Her grandchildren will remember her generosity and
special times they spent with her. Her children will remember the
strong work ethic she instilled in them.
Funeral services will be held on
Saturday, Feb. 2, 2002, at noon in the Whitney First Ward Chapel
with Bishop Russell Durrant conducting. Friends may call Friday from
6 to 8 p.m. at Webb Funeral Home, 109 E. Oneida, Preston, and
Saturday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in
the Whitney Cemetery.