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Dian Mitchell

October 21, 1950 — February 11, 2022

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Dian Wendy, "Di" Confer, Paxton, Mitchell beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, daughter, passed away February 11, 2022. In St George surrounded by her children, sister and two dogs Boog and Taz, from multiple ongoing health issues. (NOT COVID)

Di was born October 21, 1950, To Wendall Jackson Confer and Mary Varela Confer in Henderson Nevada. She was married to Llyod Mel Paxton April 1st, 1967, and were blessed with four children, Darrell, Carol, James & Gina. They were later divorced, and she married Kevin Brady Mitchell September 15th, 1984, and they had one son Cody. Dian received a bonus daughter Nichole.

Di grew up on the back of a horse and passed that love onto her children. She was involved in Los Montadas, a horse club with her mother in Las Vegas. She met Llyod, married and moved to Orem, Utah. They had four children and later moved to Fairview Utah, where she was involved in Horsemanship with Darrell & Carol. Dian and Llyod later divorced and she married Kevin Brady Mitchell, and had one son Cody, they lived in Spanish Fork and later moved back to Fairview Utah. They dreamed of living in Alaska and in 2002 they were finally able to move there. They later made their home in St. George, Utah!

Di loved animals, outdoors, hunting, fishing, camping and being with her family. Dian and Kevin enjoyed Bowling and competed in National Bowling Finals. She also enjoyed skeet shooting and won some competitions. She Enjoyed gardening and growing her own vegetables. She thoroughly enjoyed online shopping and QVC will dearly miss her.

Di is preceded in death by her father Jack, Mother Mary, Husband Kevin and her granddaughter Jessica. Dian is survived by her children Darrell (Cheri) Paxton, Spanish Fork. Carol (Brad) Poulson, St George. James Paxton, Alaska. Gina (Scott) Fait, St George. Cody Mitchell, St George and Nichole Hales American Fork. Sister Valerie (J.T) Armenta, Albuquerque New Mexico, 20 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren with one on the way.

Funeral Services will be held Thursday February 17th at Spring Creek Mortuary 737 North Main Street, Springville, Utah

Viewing 10:00-11:00

Funeral Services 11:00-12:00

Graveside Services Spanish Fork Cemetery 1:00

Luncheon will follow at the Emerald Eve Event Center located at 192 UT198 in Salem Utah.

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