TREMONTON – Emma Louise “Ema Lou” Foxley Andreasen, 88 years, passed away in Tremonton, Utah on March 29, 2017 from causes incident to age. She was born to Ruth Williams and Henry Foxley on January 23, 1929 in Tremonton, Utah.
She was raised and educated in Tremonton, graduating from Bear River High School in 1947. Ema Lou Married Curtis Andreasen, one child Kathleen was born of this union. They were later divorced.
She lived and worked in various places in the Bear River Valley, Moab, and Salt Lake City, Utah. She worked as a nurse’s aide in Tremonton, Moab, and Salt Lake City, retiring from IHC hospital.
Ema Lou was a member of the LDS church and served faithfully in various callings; primary was her favorite.
She loved playing softball, bowling on a team from the hospital and enjoying time with friends. Ema Lou was an amazing homemaker, mom, and grandma. She loved taking pictures of her grandchildren and having them visit her in SLC. She loved to read and do hand work, she also had a listening ear if anyone needed it.
Ema Lou is survived by her daughter, Kathleen (Douglas) Call; grandchildren, Amy (Ray) Holt, Laura Cano, Megan (Kurt) Cooper, Daniel Call, and Natalie Yorgesen (Shaun deceased); ten great grandchildren; and one sister, Diana (Norvel) Estep.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and a grandson Shaun Call.
Services for Ema Lou will be Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Rogers & Taylor Funeral Home (111 N. 100 E. – Tremonton) with a viewing prior to the service from 9:30- 10:30. There will also be a viewing on Monday, April 3, from 6-7:30 p.m.
Interment will be at the Tremonton, Riverview Cemetery.