|Birth: ||Sep. 4, 1913|
Bear Lake County
|Death: ||Aug. 1, 1967|
Salt Lake County
Death Claims Wife of LDS Leader
Mrs. Nada Rich Brockbank, 53, 1700 E. 4620 South, wife of Elder Bernard P. Brockbank, assistant to the Council of Twelve of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died of a heart attack Tuesday at home.
Elder and Mrs. Brockbank presided over the North British LDS Mission and then the Scottish-Irish LDS Mission from 1960 to 1963. Her last assignment with her husband was at the Mormon Pavilion of the World's Fair in New York.
She earned a teacher's certificate in 1933 from Utah State Agricultural College, Logan.
Home Builder Auxiliary
She was past president of the Utah Home Builders' Women's Auxiliary and a member of the Lady Lions.
She had worked in Primary, Sunday School, MIA, and had taught the Relief Society at the Holladay Second LDS Ward.
Mrs. Brockbank was born Sept. 4, 1913, Paris, Idaho, to Jesse Pomeroy and Louise Rogers Rich. She was married to Bernard Park Brockbank, Nov. 1, 1935, in Washington, D.C. The marriage later was solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.
Her survivors include her husband, five sons and one daughter, Loren Rich, Bernard Park Jr., Bruce Rich, Von Rich, all of Salt Lake City; Roger Rich, serving an LDS mission in Scotland; Mrs. Diane Sweeten, Malad City, Idaho, and 17 grandchildren.
Also surviving are the following brothers and sisters: Lothaire R., Sterling R., Mrs. LeGrand J. (Elda) Baer, all of Salt Lake City; Russell R., Orem; Mrs. J. Vernon (Rhea) Carr, Logan; Mrs. Elna LeFrenlere, Layton; Mrs. Robert (LaRelle) Always, Ontario, Calif., and Mrs. Donald R. (Yvonne) Guayle, Arlington, Mass.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 1 p.m. in the Holladay LDS Stake Center, 4917 Viewmont St. Friends may call at 4670 S. Highland Dr. Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. and at the stake center Friday, one hour prior to services.
Burial will be in the Holladay Memorial Park.
Salt Lake Tribune, August 2, 1967, Page 26
Jesse Pomeroy Rich (1883 - 1963)
Louise Rogers Rich (1884 - 1968)
Bernard Park Brockbank (1909 - 2000)*
Loren Rich Brockbank (1936 - 1978)*
Bernard Park Brockbank (1938 - 2000)*
Roger Rich Brockbank (1948 - 2011)*
Lothaire Rogers Rich (1909 - 1988)*
Russell Rogers Rich (1912 - 1988)*
Rhea Rich Garr (1912 - 2004)*
Nada Rich Brockbank (1913 - 1967)
Elna Rich LaFreniere (1917 - 1998)*
Elda Rich Baer (1917 - 2001)*
Sterling Rogers Rich (1919 - 1994)*
Larelle Rich (1924 - 2010)*
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Plot: Mountain View 132_4W
Created by: Bonnie Huish
Record added: Nov 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31728769