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Wallace LeGrand "Wally" Mathews
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1930
Minersville
Beaver County
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 2010
American Fork
Utah County
Utah, USA

Wallace LeGrand Mathews, Sr., age 80, died unexpectedly on June 23, 2010, in American Fork, Utah. He was born on March 15, 1930, in Minersville, Utah to Edward Lloyd Mathews and Viva Ethel Ogden Mathews. He married Donna Marion Cooley on August 27, 1949.

He liked to fish, hunt, camp, read westerns, and spend time with grandkids. He spent most of his adult life doing hardwood floors. He served his country for four years in the United States Air Force. He was able to fulfill a lifelong dream by serving an LDS mission with his sweet wife to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

He is survived by: his wife, Donna; children, Carol (Bill T.), Joy (Bill W.), Kathy (Bob), Raina (Daryl), Valerie (Fred), Wally (Robin), Jeff (Kellie), and Keri; 18 grandchildren; 32 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. Preceded in death by: his parents; 1 brother, Wayne and 1 great grandson, Cody.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 30, at the Mountain Shadows 2nd Ward Chapel, 7925 S. 2700 W., West Jordan at 11:00 a.m. A viewing will be held on Tuesday evening, June 29, from 6-8 p.m. at Redwood Memorial Mortuary, 6500 S. Redwood Road, and from 10-10:45 a.m. at the church prior to services. Interment Redwood Memorial Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Lloyd Mathews (1898 - 1970)
  Viva Ethel Ogden Mathews (1908 - 2000)
 
 Siblings:
  Adriene Mathews Nowers (1927 - 2011)*
  Wayne Lloyd Mathews (1928 - 1958)**
  Wallace LeGrand Mathews (1930 - 2010)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Redwood Memorial Cemetery
West Jordan
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Nancy K (Wilcock) Atwood
Record added: Jun 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54131921
Wallace LeGrand Wally Mathews
Added by: Nancy K (Wilcock) Atwood
 
Wallace LeGrand Wally Mathews
Added by: Cheryl Moala
 
Wallace LeGrand Wally Mathews
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Uncle WallyI already miss you. I will forever remember you. You are truly a great man. Love your neice. Cheryl ( Wilcock ) Moala
- Cheryl Moala
 Added: Jun. 28, 2010
Uncle Wally you will be greatly missed. I love you very much. Til We Meet Again. All my love your neice Nancy
- Nancy K (Wilcock) Atwood
 Added: Jun. 28, 2010
Thanks for serving Our Country
- Nancy K (Wilcock) Atwood
 Added: Jun. 28, 2010
 
 
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