Agnes Anne Avison passed away at the age of 86 on March 6, 2022, in Taylorsville, Utah. She was born on January 4, 1936, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada to Alexander Baird and Florence Elsie Ludford. She married her sweetheart Howard Murray Avison on October 10, 1953, and they spent 68 wonderful years happily married.

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Anne enjoyed sewing, quilting for grandchildren and great-grandchildren, gardening, genealogy, baking, crossword puzzles, and playing games with the family.

She is survived by her husband, Howard Murray Avison, her sister: Susan Lyons. Her children: Debbie (Lawrence) Fuller, Murray (Katherine) Avison, Heather (Bob) Kaefer, Wayne (Missy) Avison; 16 grandchildren, and 25 great-grandchildren.

Anne is preceded in death by her parents, her infant daughter Kim Marie, and her brother, James Baird.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 11, 2022, at 1:00 PM with a viewing held prior from 12:00 – 12:45 PM at the Hyland Lake Ward Building 981 Revere Circle, Salt Lake City, Utah 84121. Interment will follow at Memorial Holladay Cemetery 4900 South Memory Lane, Holladay, Utah 84117.


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Memorial Murray Mortuary
5850 S 900 E
Murray, UT

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Mar 10, 2022

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So, so sorry for your loss. She was a sweet woman and took both me and my Mom in and treated us like family when we came to visit. Prayers for strength and comfort and peace. Love y’all.

Melissa Bass Hunt , Baton Rouge , LA, US Mar 23, 2022


Brian Avison Mar 10, 2022