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Harvey Murdock Broadbent
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1917
Heber City
Wasatch County
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 2008
Bountiful
Davis County
Utah, USA

Dr. Harvey M. Broadbent, age 90, passed away Sunday, June 1, 2008, in Bountiful, Utah.

He was born June 20, 1917, in Heber City, Utah, the son of David A. and Mima Melissa Murdock Broadbent; the tenth of fourteen children.

Harvey married Louise Bawden on June 10, 1943, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. Harvey served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the North Central States Mission where his loving father presided as Mission President.

He earned his Bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University and received a Master's degree from the University of Minnesota in Business Administration.
In 1942, at the onset of WWII, Harvey volunteered his service in the United States Navy and was honorably discharged in December 1945. After the war, he pursued a professional education at the University of Louisville, School of Dentistry. Dr. Broadbent graduated in the spring of 1950, moving to Clearfield, Utah, where his career as a dentist flourished for 40+ years.

Harvey loved to serve his church, community, and family. He served faithfully in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints which service included; counselor in the stake presidency and stake president of the Clearfield Utah Stake; stake patriarch; mission to Bangkok, Thailand, with his wife, Louise; and President of the Ogden Utah Temple (1993-1996).

He enjoyed service in the community where he was a board member of several civic and professional organizations and the Clearfield City Council. His cherished role in life was being a husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather to his family. He loved paying his tithing, the sheep ranch, gardening, family vacations and especially Yellowstone.

Survived by his children: Steven (Julie) Broadbent, Pleasant View; Mary Lou (Craig) Seamons, Centerville; David (Kaylene) Broadbent, Fruit Heights; Neil (Audre') Broadbent, Layton; Dean (Julie) Broadbent, North Ogden; Douglas (Laurie) Broadbent, Ogden; 31 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; one sister, Helen (Jens) Jonsson, Provo.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Louise and granddaughter, Justine Broadbent.

Interment Clearfield City Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  David Albert Broadbent (1871 - 1962)
  Mima Melissa Murdock Broadbent (1879 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  Louise Freestone Bawden Broadbent (1920 - 2005)
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Grant Broadbent (1902 - 1979)*
  Vida Broadbent Wentz (1903 - 2001)*
  Naomi Broadbent Johnson (1906 - 1939)*
  Leah Broadbent Jacob (1908 - 1991)*
  Margaret Broadbent Merkley (1909 - 2002)*
  Dee Albert Broadbent (1911 - 1996)*
  Mary Broadbent Ostvig (1913 - 1976)*
  Emer Elwood Broadbent (1915 - 1980)*
  Emer Elwood Broadbent (1915 - 1980)*
  Harvey Murdock Broadbent (1917 - 2008)
  Clara Broadbent (1919 - 1919)*
  Sarah Melissa Broadbent Paulsen Sorensen (1920 - 2004)*
  Helen Broadbent Jonsson (1922 - 2012)*
  Zina Broadbent (1926 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Clearfield City Cemetery
Clearfield
Davis County
Utah, USA
Plot: RL2_94_3
 
Created by: Paul Blair
Record added: Jan 06, 2013
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Harvey Murdock Broadbent
Added by: Paul Blair
 
Harvey Murdock Broadbent
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Harvey Murdock Broadbent
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 Added: Jan. 12, 2015
 
 
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