Our beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Beverly Jordan Pitt, 81, passed away Wednesday, March 31 in Salt Lake City after a long illness.\n\nShe was born October 12, 1928 in Murray, Utah to Herbert Wayne and Martha Bugay Jordan, and married Leon B. Pitt on her nineteenth birthday, October 12, 1947 in Salt Lake City. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple on January 27, 1959. She served faithfully throughout her life in many different church capacities, including serving in the Relief Society and Primary organizations.\n\nShe loved to read, sew, crochet and garden—but her greatest love was her family. The successful and happy life of her youngest son David is a testament to her dedication, determination and love. She worked and gave tirelessly, and her care and concern for him and others was evident until the very end.\n\nShe is survived by her husband, three sons and one daughter: Brent (Stella) Pitt, Austin, TX; Greg (Kathy) Pitt, Taylorsville, UT; Julie (Doug) Myler, Roy, UT; David Pitt, Murray, UT; three brothers: Gerald Jordan, Sandy, UT; Robert Jordan, Murray, UT; Larry Jordan, FL; one sister: Shauna (Tim) Lee, Murray, UT; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.\n\nFuneral services will be held on Monday, April 5, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at the Riverside 7th Ward, 500 West Germania Avenue, Murray, Utah. Family and friends may call on Sunday from 5-7 p.m. at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 S. State St., Murray, Utah and one hour prior to the funeral service at the Riverside 7th Ward. Interment will be at Murray City Cemetery.\n\nThe family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the staff at Care Source Hospice and Residence Inn for their dedication, loving kindness and compassionate service. They will be long and gratefully remembered for their sensitivity and professionalism.