Artelle Sedwick

(March 11, 1922 - Dec. 29, 2019)


Artelle Sedwick passed away on Dec. 29, 2019, in Payson, Utah, at age 97. She was born on  March 11, 1922, in Byron and was one of four daughters born to Ira Egan and Loraine Pearson.

She eloped with Donald Sedwick of Powell in Red Lodge, Montana, on Oct. 19, 1939. They were 17 and 18 years old. They were sealed for time and all eternity in the Idaho Falls Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on June 11, 1953.

The couple was married for 76 years and had three children, DeAnna McGee (Jesse), Kerry Sedwick (Svana) and Elwin Sedwick. 

Donald passed on July 3, 2015.

Artelle is survived by nine grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and 25 great-great-grandchildren.