Obituaries

Leo Smith
D: 2019-07-18
View Details
Smith, Leo
Debra Allan
B: 1950-06-19
D: 2019-07-17
View Details
Allan, Debra
Thomas Terry
B: 1927-04-12
D: 2019-07-17
View Details
Terry, Thomas
Clifford Wyatt
B: 1979-02-03
D: 2019-07-17
View Details
Wyatt, Clifford
Virginia Rollins
B: 1956-05-12
D: 2019-07-17
View Details
Rollins, Virginia
Frankie Callison
B: 1932-02-26
D: 2019-07-09
View Details
Callison, Frankie
Keith Lippolt
B: 1957-02-22
D: 2019-07-07
View Details
Lippolt, Keith
Heidi Peterson
B: 1952-03-07
D: 2019-07-04
View Details
Peterson, Heidi
Randall Lanza
B: 1960-09-01
D: 2019-06-29
View Details
Lanza, Randall
LaMar Lister
B: 1952-05-11
D: 2019-06-15
View Details
Lister, LaMar
Mark Dotson
B: 1958-01-18
D: 2019-06-14
View Details
Dotson, Mark
Eleanor Bernard
B: 1931-10-16
D: 2019-06-14
View Details
Bernard, Eleanor
David Valverde
B: 1955-02-01
D: 2019-06-13
View Details
Valverde, David
Carol Sawyer
B: 1942-03-18
D: 2019-06-12
View Details
Sawyer, Carol
Marc Gyurina
B: 1993-12-17
D: 2019-06-10
View Details
Gyurina, Marc
Robert Jeffcott
B: 1929-09-14
D: 2019-06-01
View Details
Jeffcott, Robert
James McPhie
B: 1964-07-28
D: 2019-05-29
View Details
McPhie, James
Henry Garrison
B: 1932-03-14
D: 2019-05-20
View Details
Garrison, Henry
Richard Kimball
B: 1936-07-19
D: 2019-05-17
View Details
Kimball, Richard
Cheryl Robb
B: 1949-06-03
D: 2019-05-17
View Details
Robb, Cheryl
Andrew Lawton
B: 1979-07-29
D: 2019-05-15
View Details
Lawton, Andrew

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
2002 N. Main St. Suite 7
Cedar City, UT 84721
Phone: 435-586-3456
Fax:
LaMar Lister

LaMar Joseph Lister

Sunday, May 11th, 1952 - Saturday, June 15th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of LaMar Lister, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of LaMar Lister with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

We, the family of LaMar Joseph Lister, are sad to announce his death, which occurred at home in Parowan, Utah, on June 15, 2019. Dad is survived by his wife Gayle and all seven of us children, which is surprising due to our wildness and occasional disrespect for authority, including his. We are Jessica (Richard) Musselman, Richelle (Eddie) Graf, Jonathan “Caleb” Lister, Cheyanne (Stephen) Ward, Cherilynn (Gene) Ruiter, Jacob (Malorey) Lister, and Kade Lister. Despite much speculation, we really don’t know who the favorite child was.

There are 12 grandchildren scattered in Nevada, Utah, Massachusetts, and Texas. He is also survived by his siblings Larry (Pat) Lister, Sara (Tony) Valdez, and Lyle (Toni) Lister. We believe dad was met in heaven by his parents, Jesse and Shirley Rappleye Lister and grandson, Kaysen.

Our parents were high school sweethearts and have been married for 48 years. They've made homes in Paragonah and Parowan, Utah, as well as Henderson and Tonopah, Nevada. He worked away from home a lot, including at the Nevada Test Site and the states of Washington and Alaska. Dad held many various positions in the LDS church throughout his life, including scout and youth leader.

While Dad was a carpenter by trade, he was many things to many people. He also filled the roles of advisor, problem-solver, teacher, fishing and hunting guide, and example; although sometimes he was an example of what not to do. (Do not alter the God-given branch placement of your fresh Christmas tree with a drill.)

Dad tackled life, including the last few years, by making light of serious things. To the other patients at the cancer center the day he arrived for treatment in a hazmat suit - we are sorry. We also apologize to the drivers on the interstate the day he bought the giant Chewbacca head mask and stuck his head out the window at every car we passed. We basically just apologize for anytime dad was out in public. We tried.

Dad will be accepting visitors for a viewing on Friday, June 21, from 6-8pm at the LDS church at 59 South 100 West in Parowan and again on June 22 from 10am - 11:30am on Saturday. Funeral will start at noon. Burial will take place at the Paragonah Cemetery, under the direction of Affordable Funeral Services. (435-586-3456)

Dad did request if anyone wants to bring "funeral potatoes" that you please add ham.

The entire family would like to express sincere thanks to the many friends and family who came to visit. We also thank the Intermountain Healthcare Oncology, Home Health, and Hospice staff from Cedar City.

Online condolences can be sent to www.affordablefuneralservices.com
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of LaMar Joseph Lister, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, June 21st, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Friday, June 21st, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Parowan 5th Ward
    Address
    59 South 100 West
    Parowan, Utah 84761
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Second Visitation

    Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:30am
    When
    Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 10:00am - 11:30am
    Location
    Parowan 5th Ward
    Address
    59 South 100 West
    Parowan, Utah 84761
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 | 12:00pm
    When
    Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 12:00pm
    Location
    Parowan 5th Ward
    Address
    59 South 100 West
    Parowan, Utah 84761
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 |
    When
    Saturday, June 22nd, 2019
    Location
    Paragonah City Cemetery
    Address
    Address Not Available
    Paragonah, Utah
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Memorial Program

We have provided a digital copy (PDF) of the Memorial Program that we supply at the time of the service. To Download this file please click the filename below. LaMar Joseph Lister - Memorial Program

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of LaMar here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Sammi Konsbruck sent flowers to the family of LaMar Joseph Lister.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
JC

Jayne Crabdree

Posted at 05:58pm
Gayle and family - we're very saddened to hear of LaMar's passing. He was a great man and always had a smile for everyone he met. Please know that we feel very lucky to have known him and we appreciate who he was and will always remember him fondly. - Jayne and Jeff Crabdree
SK

Sammi Konsbruck

Posted at 11:32am
Flower Image

Sammi Konsbruck purchased flowers for the family of LaMar Lister.

CI

C. Howie Rossman II

Posted at 07:26pm
I am a better-man, more devoted to God and my Country because I got to spend time with Lamar and Gayle. c. howie rossman II

Kimberly Sword

Posted at 10:35pm
Our condolences to the family. Guy and Kimberly Cloudwalker
KV

Kris veater

Posted at 08:22am
Lamar was a great guy w a personality that wouldn't quit he was a joker n the all around fun guy to brighten anyone's day he will be greatly missed by all his family n friends rip Lamar u fought a hard battle to the end🙏🙏
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Photographic Memories

Watch the Photographic Memories Slideshow with photos selected by the family. LaMar Joseph Lister - Photographic Memories