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Brenda Torgerson

Brenda Torgerson

1952 – 2024

Salina, Utah – Our kind and loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Brenda Lee Fausett Torgerson, age 71, passed away April 28, 2024, at her home in Salina, after a valiant five year battle with cancer.

She was born August 5,1952 in Price, a daughter of Robert Smith and Mary Pauline Cooper Fausett. 

Brenda grew up in Price, spending time with her parents and three sisters.  She learned and loved the art of crafting with her mother and sisters.  She moved from Price to Redmond in 1969 and graduated from North Sevier High School, Class of 1970.  She married Terry V Torgerson, September 12, 1970, in Redmond. 

Brenda loved anything that had to do with crafting.  She loved to spend time making things with her hands and her imaginary mind.  She enjoyed making crafts and giving them to her friends and family.

She loved spending time with the grandkids, and spending time with her family camping and going for rides in the Toyota Four Runner. 

She is a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 

Brenda enjoyed going on trips all around the State of Utah.

Mom fought a good fight and will be greatly missed.

She is survived by her loving husband, Terry, of Salina; her children: Troy (Candace) Torgerson, Rick (Heather) Torgerson, all of Salina; Matt (Trinia) Torgerson of Aurora; 13 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; her sister, Paula Nielsen of Elmo.

She is preceded in death by her parents; two sisters: Pam Mcquire; Mary (Ron) Picollo; her brother-in-law: Gordon Nielsen; and her parents-in-law: Sid and Lois Torgerson.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 4, 2024, at 11:00 A.M. in the Salina LDS Stake Center, 98 West 400 North in Salina, where friends may call for viewing Saturday morning from 9:00 to 10:30 prior to the services.

Burial will be in the Eastside Cemetery under the care of the Springer Turner Funeral Home of Richfield and  Salina, Utah.

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