Nola Weeks passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at the Beehive Assisted Living Home in Kanab, Utah, at the age of 95. Nola was born on January 4, 1918 in Monroe, Utah, to Sophia J. and Willard R. Anderson. The family lived in Richfield, Utah and Widstoe, Utah before moving to Ruth, Nevada in 1927.
Nola attended grade school in Ruth and high school in Ely, Nevada. She held a variety of positions with Kennecott Copper Corporation, with the last being the secretary to the Mine Manager, which lasted until 1955.
She married E. Grant Weeks on July 6, 1946.
Nola was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and also was active in her church, holding several positions in the Ruth Ward of the LDS church.
She and Grant moved to Spanish Fork, Utah in 1979, following Grant’s retirement.
In 1997 they moved to Page, Arizona where she lived until 2009, when she took up residence in the Beehive Home in Kanab, Utah.
Nola is survived by her son Edward (Threasa) Weeks; two grandsons, Adam Weeks and Jason Weeks; and one great-granddaughter, Nizhoni Weeks.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, her sister Zoe, her brothers Gordon, Koz, Thales, and Calvin, and her grandson Ryan Weeks.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 7, 2013, at 11:00 am at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 313 S. Lake Powell Blvd, Page, AZ. Viewing will take place from 10:15 to 10:45 am at the church.
Burial will be held at the Page City Cemetery immediately following the service.