13 LDS mothers representing their states

Thirteen LDS mothers will be representing their states April 29-May 3 during the 59th annual American Mothers National Convention in Salt Lake City. Seven LDS women are Mother of the Year state representatives and six are representing states as Mothers of Young Children.

National representatives will be announced during a banquet May 2.LDS women representing their states as Mothers of the Year are:

Arizona: Melba Gardner Miskin; Mesa 28th Ward, Mesa Arizona North Stake; married Thain Miskin; mother of five children, four foster children, grandmother of 16.

Iowa: Donna Lee Frogley; Davenport Ward, Davenport Iowa Stake; married Ron Frogley; mother of 10 children, grandmother of 24.

Minnesota: Nancy Blanchard; Burnsville 1st Ward, Minneapolis Minnesota Stake; married Jim Blanchard; mother of five children, three foster children, grandmother of six.

Nevada: Margaret Lu (Peggy) Sears Draper; Pioche (Nev.) Ward, Enterprise Utah Stake; married Tom Draper; mother of four children, grandmother of six.

New York: Claire Rose Heilner Freedman; Westchester 1st Ward, New York New York Stake; married Eugene Freedman; mother of three children, grandmother of five.

Ohio: Heimy F. Taylor; Riverside Ward, Columbus Ohio Stake; married Reed Taylor; mother of six children, grandmother of eight.

Texas: Joyce Giles Flake; Olde Oaks Ward, Houston Texas North Stake; married Ken Flake; mother of five children, grandmother of five.

LDS Mothers of Young Children representatives are:

Arizona: Sondra Peacock Anderson; Mesa 8th Ward, Mesa Arizona Maricopa Stake; married Donald L. Anderson; mother of two daughters and three sons.

Idaho: Brenda K. Leftwich; Mountain Home 1st Ward, Mountain Home Idaho Stake; married Steve Leftwich; mother of three sons.

New York: Ruth Ann Johnson Miller; Park Slope Branch, Brooklyn New York District; married Frank Miller; mother of one son.

Texas: Amy Nielsen Hogan; Olde Oaks Ward, Houston Texas North Stake; married Richard Hogan; mother of three daughters and three sons.

Utah: Elaine Adair; Centerville 20th Ward, Centerville Utah Canyonview Stake; married Robin Adair; mother of six daughters.

Washington: Sandra Ann Linde; Sunnyside 1st Ward, Yakima Washington Stake; married LaDon Linde; mother of two daughters and two sons.

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