Paula Hurd Anderson

August 2, 1956 ~ March 30, 2018 (age 61)


Paula Hurd Anderson passed away unexpectedly March 30, 2018 at her home in Orem Utah.  She was born August 2, 1956 in Brigham City, Utah to Joseph J Hurd and Darlene Hurd Potter.

Paula had resided in Snowville, Rigby, Garland, Brigham, Ogden, and Orem Utah.  She attended Snowville Elementary, Bear River High School and LDS Business College.

She had many occupations throughout her life, her most recent occupation was at the Box Elder and Utah County Jails as a cook.

She loved gardening, refurbishing furniture, collecting converse chucks, and reading.  She loved to crochet. The pieces that she made were beautiful.  She cooked delicious meals enjoyed by many.  The last year and a half of her life was the happiest.  She spent time with her loving partner Eddie Alex.  Together they enjoyed camping, fishing, traveling, and laughing a lot.  They had so many plans for the future.  Paula was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. 

She is survived by her loving partner Eddie Alex, sisters: Betty Jo Coombs (Sam), Darla Berry (Steve), Judy Hawkley (Rick), and Nancy Yates; brother; Steve (Karen) Hurd & Jeff (Sherri) Hurd; many nieces and nephews whom she loved more than life and her special Aunt LaDene Zundel. 

She was preceded in death by her parents Joseph J Hurd & Darlene Potter; brother in-law: Victor Yates and sister-in-law Jeanette Hurd. 

Special thanks to Eddie Alex for making the last year and a half of her life the happiest she had ever been.  She was living a kick-ass life. Rock on.

In lieu of flowers, there is an account set up for donations at American First Credit Union.

A viewing will be held on Tuesday evening, April 10, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at the Rogers & Taylor Funeral Home (111 N. 100 E., Tremonton, UT). Burial will be in the Snowville Cemetery on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. A celebration of life will follow the burial at the Curlew LDS Chapel (75 N. 100 E., Snowville, UT).  

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