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Garth Griffin Merrill

Garth Griffin Merrill

Male 1930 - 2012  (81 years)

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  • Name Garth Griffin Merrill 
    Born 2 Dec 1930  Clarkston, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 May 2012  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Garth Griffin Merrill Obituary

      Garth Griffin Merrill
      1930 - 2012

      Garth Griffin Merrill, age 81, died May 10, 2012. Born December 2, 1930 in Clarkston, Utah, a son of DeMar Merrill and Gwennie Clow Griffin Merrill. Married Darlene Jane Wassmer October 29, 1960 in Taylorsville, Utah, later sealed in the Logan LDS Temple on March 3, 1966.

      Mr. Merrill graduated from Logan High School in 1949, attended USAC in Logan, Utah and BYU in Provo, Utah. He served four years in the Navy during the Korean War. He was employed at Mountain Fuel Supply for 30 years both in Salt Lake City, Utah and Ogden, Utah.

      He was an active member of the LDS Church and held the office of High Priest. Due to a heart attack and other health problems Mr. Merrill was forced to retire January 5, 1985.

      Mr. Merrill is survived by his wife Darlene Merrill and two daughters: Vicki Lynn Strate of Mt. Pleasant, Utah and Lori Merrill Martain of Salt Lake City, Utah, two sons: Robert Thomas Merrill and Rick Wassmer Merrill of Ogden, Utah, nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one sister, Iris Merrill Young.

      A short graveside service will be held Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 1:00 pm at the Elysian Burial Gardens located at 1075 East 4580 South, Salt Lake City, Utah where family and friends may attend.
    Buried 15 May 2012  Elysian Burial Gardens, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6165077   7_families
    Last Modified 13 May 2012 

    Father DeMar Merrill,   b. 14 Jul 1905, Groveland, Bingham, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1931, Clarkston, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Mother Gwennie Clow Griffin,   b. 11 Jun 1905, Clarkston, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1965, Provo, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 4 Apr 1928  Logan, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1898896  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Dec 1930 - Clarkston, Cache, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 May 2012 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 May 2012 - Elysian Burial Gardens, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Link to Google Earth
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