Janice Ann Nelson Trujillo passed away at the age of 62 on January 22, 2023 in Murray, Utah. She was born on December 2, 1960 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Carl and Sally Nelson. Jan built a life, home and family with Perry Gregory Trujillo. They shared 44 years of marriage and a “one in a million” type of love. She will forever be Perry’s “princess”.
Jan was adventurous, active, and loved to travel. She had a gift and special love for all animals, especially her dogs. Jan was an amazing cook and loved to garden. She was a successful business woman as a financial advisor for over 20 years and an entrepreneur of multiple companies. She was the CFO and CEO of her and Perry’s Iron-working, equipment rental, steel and property management companies. Jan was an incredible wife, mother, daughter, sister, grandmother and aunt to so many people who loved and adored her. She always took care of everyone with kindness, thoughtfulness and love.
She is survived by her husband Perry, daughter Autumn, son Shane, daughter-in-law Shannon, grandson Colton, granddaughters Keyleigh and Keyghan, mother Sally, sister Debbie, brother Mike and mother-in-law Joan. Also, survived by many other loving family members and friends who will miss her dearly.
She is preceded in death by her father Carl, father-in-law Patrick, sister-in-law’s Linda and Julie as well as her nephew Nick.
Her celebration of life for close family will be determined in the following months.
- Survived By
- Perry Trujillo, Husband
- Autumn Trujillo, Daughter
- Shane Trujillo, Son
Life Story Info
Just got the new here today, 1/29/23 Broke my heart. Jan was my amazing business partner for 10 plus years and without her I would have not had the success we both had together. Everyone loved her quirky little quiet way of getting things done with 100% efficiency and accuracy. What an amazing and wonderful woman and person. Please keep me updated.