VaLeen Rupp Rasmussen passed away on October 15, 2019 in Brigham City, Utah. She was born on June 20, 1943 in Murray, Utah to Doral Rupp & Rheda Young Rupp. Val lived in Granger/ West Valley area her whole life, until at age 64, she and her husband Richard moved to Tremonton, Utah.
She married Richard Ruel Rasmussen on July 27, 1973. Val worked in the brokerage business at Dean Whitterr Reynolds for 17 years, Siegel Finance for 7 years and Salt Lake County Clerks office for 20 years.
She loved to sew, cook, crochet, make jewelry and was an avid reader. Val and Dick enjoyed 46 years of marriage, she loved and enjoyed her stepchildren and their families. She considered them her own and one of her life’s greatest blessings since she could never have children of her own as result of cancer at an early age. She especially loved the family times together. Another love was animals, she had a special way with them and a great respect of nature and life.
Val is survived by her husband, Dick; step-daughters: Tina Catmull and Camille (John) Miera; brothers DeeLoy (Jeanne) Rupp and Kevin (Gwen) Rupp; seven grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 12:00 noon at Rogers and Taylor Funeral Home, 111 North 100 East, Tremonton with a viewing prior from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home.
Interment will be in the Tremonton Riverview Cemetery.