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Obituary for Jeanne Ellis Frost

Jeanne Ellis Frost

May 26, 1923 - January 3, 2016

“Our Saint”

Jeanne Ellis Frost passed away January 3, 2016. She was born May 26, 1923 to Silva Larsen and Asa Lynwood Ellis in Standardville, Utah descended from LDS pioneers from Denmark and England.

She was raised in Ogden, Utah and graduated from Ogden High School in 1941. After attending business school, she then went to work at Hill Field as a secretary in Personnel.  There she met Chauncey West Frost and they were married July 12, 1943.  Their vows were later solemnized in the Ogden LDS Temple.

They raised their family on a farm in Morgan, Utah.

Their 4 children are Leslie (Gary) Slate, Bruce (Linda-deceased) Frost, Sandra (Michael) Pittman and Gary L. “Buck” (Brenda Watkins) Frost.

She has 11 grandchildren, 20 great grand children and 1 more, baby Johnson expected in July, and 6 great-great grandchildren.

She and Chauncey enjoyed camping, fishing, rock hunting and working their gold claim in Oregon.  He died in 1987.  She retired from Hill Air Force Base with 29 years of Service.  She was an active member of the LDS Church, served a work mission at the Family History Library and enjoyed working at the Ogden, Temple.  Her interests include writing family histories and genealogy.

She is survived by her sister, Gwen Stephens, brother, James (Dorey) Ellis, brother-in-law, Richard (Priscilla) Frost and a sister-in-law, Arlis Frost.

She was a loving mother who worked hard for her family and supported us in all she did.

Services will be held at Leavitt’s Mortuary on Friday January 8th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.  Friends may visit the family one hour prior to services from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Interment will be held at Leavitt’s Aultorest Memorial Park following the services.

The family would like to give a special thank you to Chancellor Gardens Assisted Living, Rocky Mountain Care Center and CNS Hospice for their loving care and support.

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Visitation Information

Date: Friday, January 8, 2016

Time: 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Leavitt's Mortuary


836 36th Street , , Ogden, UT, 84403

Service Information

Date: Friday, January 8, 2016

Time: 11:00 am -

Leavitt's Mortuary


836 36th Street , , Ogden, UT, 84403

Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, January 8, 2016

Leavitt's Aultorest Memorial Park


836 - 36th St., , Ogden, UT, 84403

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Born: May 26, 1923
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Condolences for Jeanne Ellis Frost

Mike Gines posted on 1/8/16

We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom. What an awesome lady. We are so grateful for the privilege we had of knowing her. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Frost family. Mike & Laurell Gines


Tim Lundin posted on 1/7/16

Buck and family, We would like you to know that we are thinking of you and are so sorry for your loss. Tim and Linda


Bonnie Lindley Judkins posted on 1/7/16

Gary, I am very sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Bonnie Lindley Judkins