Beth Brooksby, age 88, passed away March 6, 2023, at LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City due to complications of Leukemia. She died peacefully with family around her.\n\nBeth was born in Logan, Utah, on January 9, 1935, to Ester and John Homer. She met Wendell Brooksby at Utah State Agricultural College (later Utah State University), and they were married on June 17, 1955, in the Logan Utah Temple. They raised their six boys in Cedar City, Utah, where Wendell practiced veterinary medicine and she worked in the Parent Teacher Association.\n\nBeth was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Later-Day Saints all her life and served in many callings. She served a mission in St. George, Utah, and served for several years in the Oquirrh Mountain temple.\n\nBeth was an artist at heart. She lived for as long as she was able to paint. Her home and the homes of her family are decorated in her landscape and floral paintings. Life for Beth was simple but elegant. She loved visiting her family and watching old Western movies.\n\nBeth was predeceased in death by her husband Wendell Brooksby and son Todd Brooksby. She is survived by her sons Craig, Kent, David, Steve, and Scott, her 11 grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren.\n\nFuneral proceedings in Beth’s honor will be held on March 18, 2023, at the Southern Utah Mortuary. Visiting hours begin at 8:30 a.m., followed by a service at 10 a.m. Flowers can be sent in her name to 190 North 300 West, Cedar City, UT 84720.