Mary Evelyn Vickrey


July 25, 1926 – June 4, 2019

Mary Evelyn Vickrey,

92, of LaBarge, passed away peacefully on

June 4, in Pocatello, Idaho.

She was born July 25, 1926, in Spring

Valley, the daughter of Oral Dean Elder and

Bertha Ethel Cook Elder.

She attended schools in Granger, and

graduated from Granger High School with

the Class of 1943. She also attended the

University of Wyoming.

Mary married her high school sweetheart

Clarence W. Vickrey May 2, 1946, in Green

River. He preceded her in death June 27,

2017.

She was an active member in The Church

of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She enjoyed

serving many callings in her church.

Mary loved reading, crocheting and her

family. She was employed by the railroad

during World War II and received the honored distinction as “Rosie the Rivetor.”

Survivors include her son Alan and wife Donna Vickrey of LaBarge; daughters Evelyn

Britton and husband John of Pocatello, Idaho, Nona Burgess and husband Bruce of Price,

Utah; sister Ruth Dalgarn of Casper; grandchildren Danita Britton, Chris Britton, Klista

Mahan, Jeff Britton, Dustin Vickrey, Kimberly Brewster and Seth Burgess; nine greatgrandchildren

and five great-great-grandchildren.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband Clarence Vickrey, father Oral Dean Elder,

mother Bertha Cook Marti, stepfather Robert Marti, daughter Iris Porenta and granddaughter

Mary Burgess

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 11, at The Church of Jesus

Christ of Latter-day Saints Chapel, 304 W Wyo. Highway 235 in LaBarge.

A viewing is scheduled one hour prior to the services at the church.

Interment will take place in the Viola Cemetery, LaBarge.

Condolences for family can be left at www.foxfh.com.

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