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Nevada Evelyn Wright Robards, 93, one of Heavenly Fatherâ€™s most precious gems in the human mosaic, returned home to Him, her eternal husband Robert (Bob) Robards, her other beloved family members and friends, who have preceded her, in the early morning of July 9, 2014.
Nevada was born March 5, 1921 to Wallace Bruce Wright and Emma Moser in Blackfoot, Idaho. She was the seventh of 11 children. She deeply loved her family and the the good life she shared on their farm in Riverton.
She married Bob Robards July 4, 1941 in Blackfoot. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Oakland LDS Temple May 8, 1971. They shared a wonderful partnership for almost 53 years.
They were blessed with two daughters, Diane Kay (Dr. Denis Lyman) Jackson, Wyo. and St. George, Utah; and Nancy Lee Radloff Huston, Zarate Guatemala.
Nevada and Bob established a fishing and guide service in Jackson, Wyo., then managed resort operations in Nassau, Bahamas, California, Nevada and Texas.
They had four grandsons â€” Rob & Ryan Radloff, Ted Dawson, Brandon Huston, and seven great-grand children â€” Ian, Cassidy & Marin Radloff, Stormy Kay, Theo, Joshua & Colter Dawson.
Interment was in Jackson, Wyo. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to Intermountain Hospice, 1424 Foremaster Dr. Suite 130, St. George, Utah 84770. They rendered outstanding care and service to Nevada!