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Leona Joyce Sorenson Twiss

The News-Examiner of Montpelier, Idaho

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Leona Joyce Sorenson Twiss, 91 years old passed away October 28th at the Rocky Mountain Care Center in Logan, Utah from age related causes.

Leona was born in Monpelier, Idaho to Laura Marie Overgaard Sorenson and Soren Sorenson.

She married Paul Roy Twiss Feburary 07, 1942 in Pocatello ID.

Mother was proud to be the only one of her family to graduate from Montpelier High School. She worked as a CNA at the Bear Lake Memorial Hospital during the war while dad was off to service and continued working there in later life. She loved working in the nursery taking care of the new born infants.

Mother loved working in the Primary in the 2nd Ward Church She enjoyed crocheting and hard work.

She is survived by the following:

Paul R. Twiss, (Janet) Pocatello ID, Russell W. Twiss (Linda)

Montpelier, Dennis K. Twiss (Shanna)

Mesquite, Nev. James H. Twiss (Evelyn) Grace, ID Gary L. Twiss Port Angeles, Wash., Lana Rene Twiss Arnell Logan Utah.

She was preceded in death by her husband Paul Roy Twiss, baby infant daughter Patsy LaRae Twiss and siblings, grandson, Michel Twiss, son in law, Royden Arnell, grandson and his wife Troy and Juerusha Twiss. Mom has 19 surviving grandchildren and many great-grandchildren, and several great-great grand children.

Family wishes to thank everyone for their help during her long illness.

Services were held in the Schwab Matthew Mortuary Monday, Nov. 2nd, 2015 with Deverl King conducting the services


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Original Publication Date: November 4, 2015

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