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“Lance was a great mechanic, keeping my poor old cars running, but he was also a gentle soul. One of his co-workers told me once about their...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Ron Hathcock - Provo, UT

“I am so sorry!! Please know you are so loved. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers! Hugs and more hugs! ”
2 of 21 | Posted by: Neil and Vicki Earley

“My heart aches for you and your family at the passing of your son. God Bless you and Families are Forever. Bill and Neita Sorensen ”
3 of 21 | Posted by: Neita Sorensen - Mount Pleasant, UT

“Our heart goes out across the miles to you, Orson and Miriam. We are praying for our Heavenly Father's choicest blessings to be with you in this...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Scott and Gayle Randall - UT

“I didn't know Lance but to Orson and Miriam and all who loved him may I offer my deepest sympathy. The loss of a son is something I cant imagine.May...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Nancy Groo - Orem, UT - Friend

“Dear Teresa, We will miss Lance a lot. He would keep our cars going. He would order girl scout cookies from my girls. He was a good friend to Ron...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Aline Hathcock - Provo, UT

“My heart aches to get word of Lance's passing for all those he has left behind. When my Mom & Dad called to give me the news, my first thought was...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Tausha Bunker Griggs - Magan, UT

“I had a special love for you and i ALWAYS did. I'm angry.I'm hurt. I'm heartbroken. You know I've cried and cried and cried for you for the last few...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Stephanie Bunker Branam - Orem, UT

“Jack and Belva Jones send their deepest sympathy to you and your family at this time..Orson and Miriam have been great friends for many years.Our...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: lynn floyd

“Im so sorry to hear about lance. He was a wonderful person I will always remember his laugh smile and his big heart. What a wonderful person he was I...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Linda bunker

“I am so sorry for the loss of Lance, may he receive peace and rest. My favorite memories were of Lance and his brothers on our ranch in the Uintah...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: Linda Mecham Fox - Logan, UT

“Lance its my step dad is his step brother. I remember him alot from when I was younger. He wasa very nice and funny guy and I send my...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Shannon hatch - Provo, UT - Niece

“My brother Nick Nuttall and I went to school with Lance. Nuck Passed 8years ago. When I first read of Lances passing my first thought was that they...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Cristie (Nuttall) Staheli - UT

“I am so sorry for the family,friends and love ones. My name is Amy Schemensky. Pollocks daughter; Karl Schemensky. I knew Lance through my brother...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: amy - Orem, UT - friend

“Dear Aunt Miriam, Steve, Doug, and Shauna, My heart is breaking for all of you. I wish there was something I could do or say to ease the pain....Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Arlene Mecham Christensen - UT

“I am so sad and shocked at Lance's Passing, we had some fun times together as kids. Uncle Orson and Aunt Miriam, I am so, so sorry for you loss,...Read More »
16 of 21 | Posted by: Chris Judd - Santaquin, UT

“I am so sorry to hear of Lance's passing. He was a good friend and will be truly missed. My prayers go out to his family at this difficult time. ”
17 of 21 | Posted by: Kathy Rowberry - Provo, UT

“What a great friend to have known. Lots of great memories. May he rest in peace - he will be greatly missed. ”
18 of 21 | Posted by: Danny Schemensky - Surprise, AZ

“Lance, I will miss you always and think of you constantly. There will forever be a void in my heart, you we're like my brother and will never forget...Read More »
19 of 21 | Posted by: Mike Beckstrom - Provo, UT

“Teresa, My prayers of comfort are with you and your family at Lance's passing. He was a good neighbor and friend. Enjoyed his visits when he...Read More »
20 of 21 | Posted by: Colleen Fossum - Provo, UT

“Lance, I will miss seeing you throughout the valley,You were a good friend during the school years and later in life.Mike MillettOrem, Utah. ”
21 of 21 | Posted by: Mike Millett - orem, UT

Lance Garn Mecham
1962 ~ 2012

Lance Garn Mecham age 50, passed away December 29th, 2012, at his home in Provo. He was born March 22, 1962, to Garn L. & Miriam Bunker Mecham. He graduated from Mt. View High School class of 81. He was gifted with many mechanical attributes. He worked in the automotive industry at various locations in Utah County throughout his life. Lance had a great love for the outdoors and enjoyed hunting, fishing and the beauty of the mountains.

He married Paula Stevenson January 31, 1992, and later divorced. He married Teresa Street Downard, November 30th, 1996, in Orem. Survived by his wife Teresa, Children: Autumn (Jimmy) Greene; Brandi Downard; Derek Downard. Grandchildren: Trinity Greene, Keelan & Kason Davison, Olivia Downard. (Green River Wyoming)

Parents Orson and Miriam B. Stilson (Fairview) Jean Mecham (St. George), Mother-in-law Anita Rawlings (Orem). Siblings Steven (Alice) Mecham (Lakeshore), Douglas (Rosemary) Springville, Shauna (Frank) Hatch (Spanish Fork). Jeff Burnham (SLC), Todd (Verleen) Burnham (Orem),Wendy (Randy) Anderson, Dennis (Vonda) Stilson, Diann (Rodger) Clement (Spanish Fork) and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his father Garn L. Mecham.

Viewing will be Thursday, January 3, 2013, from 6 -8 pm at the Walker Sanderson Tribute Center, 85 E. 300 S. Provo and Friday morning, January 4th, 9:45-10:45 am at the Lakeside 4thWard Chapel, 102 N. 2400 W. Provo. Funeral Services to follow Friday at 11 am. Interment will be at the Provo City Cemetery.

Thank you to all who have expressed their sympathy, caring, prayers, and support at this difficult time.

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