History: Retta Sperry

On 25 June 1936, when Retta was 52 years old, her sister Ruth died at the age of 41 in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

Retta’s husband (William Earl Watson) died on 21 May 1937 in Salt Lake City. He was 52 years old at the time of his death and Retta was 53 years old. They had been married 26 years.

When Retta was 57 years old, her mother (Caroline Webb) died on 31 December 1940 in Salt Lake City. She was 89 years old at the time of her death.

Jeanette died when Retta was 72 years old. She died at the age of 77 on 19 September 1956 in Salt Lake City.

On 5 March 1957, when Retta was 73 years old, her brother Arthur David died in Salt Lake City. He was 82 years old at the time of his death.

When Retta was 74 years old, on 17 December 1957, she was sealed for time and eternity to her husband in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints’ Los Angeles California Temple, which is located at 10777 Santa Monica Boulevard in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. A proxy stood in for her husband.

Emma Della died at the age of 79 on 24 October 1965 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. Retta was 81 years old at the time of her death.

Retta’s sister, Lillian May, died when she was 82 years old on 22 June 1966 in Salt Lake City. Lillian May was 78 years old at the time of her death.

Retta died at the age of 85 on 12 June 1969 in Bell, Los Angeles, California, United States. She was buried on 16 June 1969 at Rose Hills Memorial Park, which is located at 3888 Workham Mill Road in Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States. Her Find a Grave ID is: 105433310.

-The End-

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