Thursday, January 6, 2011

Louise Bagley Johansen Passes Away


Louise Bagley Johansen 1920 ~ 2011 A woman of virtue who dedicated her life to the Lord and endured to the end. Louise was reunited with her husband on January 4, 2011. Louise was the second of four children born to Orson and Myrtle Clark Bagley on November 10, 1920. She married her sweetheart, Grant Johansen, in the Manti Temple on October 24, 1941. He preceded her in death July 16, 1978. Louise is survived by four children: Connie (Terry) Ames, Mt. Pleasant; Dr. Joseph (Victoria) Johansen, Gilbert, AZ; Christine (Jim) Redford, Provo; Dr. Kent (Lisa) Johansen, Chandler, AZ., 20 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren, and 10 great great grandchildren. Surviving sibling is Lavern Sorensen, Orem, UT. and sister-in-law, Evelyn Bagley, Koosharem, UT. Preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Grant Johansen; sister, Beth Bohman, and brother, Garth Bagley. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 8, 2011 at 12:00 noon in the Mt. Pleasant Stake Center, 295 South State. Friends may call at the church, Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., prior to the services. Burial will be in the Mt Pleasant City Cemetery. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary, Price & Castle Dale, Utah. Friends and family may sign the guest book and share memories of Louise at

Published in Salt Lake Tribune on January 6, 2011