Varena Maud Fish Webb


Varena Maud Fish Webb, 99, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 28, 2017, in Provo, Utah, with family close by.  She died of the result of her well-spent 99 years.  Services will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 1, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 670 E. 800 North in Orem, Utah.  Visitation will be held from 9 to 9:30 a.m.  The memorial service will begin at 10 a.m. Services will be held on Friday, Aug. 4, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Historic Main Street Chapel in Snowflake. Visitation will be held from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.  The memorial service will begin at 10 a.m., followed by interment at the Snowflake Cemetery.

She was born April 25, 1918, in American Fork, Utah, to Silas Leavitt Fish and Pearl Emeline Noble.

She graduated from Snowflake Union High School and completed a bachelor’s degree in elementary education at Arizona Teachers College in Flagstaff.

She was a member of the LDS church.  She actively served in many capacities, including organist for many church organizations, Sunday School teacher, MIA counselor, stake board member, Southwest Indian Mission Board and Relief Society counselor.  She always did her duty.

The best decision she ever made was to marry Junius Edson Webb.  They had two children, Edson Webb and Norene (Webb) Collard.  She was happy spending her life being a wife and mother.  She spent many hours in the service of others from the time she was a child until the very end.  In addition, she taught kindergarten and second grade for a combination of 30 years.

Survivors include her children, Edson Webb and Norene Webb Collard (John); her grandchildren, Nicole (Curtis Hanen), Alicia (Chad Deems), Melanie (David Gale), Spencer Collard (Alyona), Jennifer Collard and Ashley (Scott Cowley); 12 great-grandchildren; and a sister Lorna (A.J. Carpenter).

She was preceded in death by her husband, Junius Webb; and a granddaughter, Cynthia Collard.

Utah Valley Mortuary of Lindon, Utah, was in charge of the arrangements.