Elizabeth Moyes Lauritzen was born December 4, 1909 in Thatcher, Arizona to Joseph and Anna Missilua Plumb Moyes. She married Richard Dawn Lauritzen on March 4, 1932 in St. George. The marriage was later solemnized in the St. George LDS Temple on April 13, 1976. She graduated from Northern Arizona University. She received her master's degree in English and 1962 and special education in 1971, both from Utah State University. Elizabeth taught school for 45 years in Utah and Arizona. She was a published writer.
Elizabeth Leona Moyes Lauritzen
LDS (member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints)