CAC Member Vickie Brenchley Dies
Ogden -- Vickie Call Brenchley, 66, passed away May 25, 2014. She was born August 7, 1947 in Evanston, Wyoming to Norman C and Elaine Hoffman Call. She grew up in Randolph, Ut as a rancher's daughter and rodeo queen. She graduated from Rich High School. She married her sweetheart, Joseph Dee Brenchley in the Logan LDS Temple May 19, 1967.
She was a member of the LDS church and served faithfully in all of her callings big or small. She served in the Boy Scouts of America program for years eventually earning a Silver Beaver and worked with her 3 sons to achieve their Eagle Scouts.
She was a champion for people with disabilities. Her son Brian was born with cerebral palsy. Through her experience fighting for him to be as independent as possible she began a legacy of independent living for those with disabilities throughout the state.
Joe and Vickie adopted four of their five children leading her to work closely with Children's Aid and LDS Social Services. She was a foster mom to nearly one hundred babies needing a loving home before being placed with their new families.
She served diligently with Pennies by the Inch for years to support Primary Children's Hospital.
She loved being outdoors camping, hunting, horseback riding, barrel racing, and snorkeling. She was an amazing homemaker who loved to cook, craft, sew, and take care of children.
Her life was selfless as she cared for others, especially those in need, making the world a better place for those who were blessed to know her. She always wanted to be surrounded by her children and grandchildren leaving a legacy of love that will transcend her death.
Vickie is survived by her children, Duane Joseph, Brian Norman, Kevin Dee (Lori Dee), Melissa (Christopher) Payne, Heather (Joaquin) Ferguson; six grandchildren Kade, Logan, Luke Brenchley, Brooklyn, Boston, and Blake Payne; one brother Gary Norman (Ranae) Call.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and sister Sharla Call Brenchley.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at the Lorin Farr Stake Center, 480 West 7th Street.
A viewing will be held on Friday, May 30th from 6 to 8 p.m. at Myers Ogden Mortuary, 845 Washington Blvd and Saturday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the church.
Internment will be at the Ben Lomond Cemetery.