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Gail Elmo Mowrey
Birth: Oct. 31, 1913
Vernal
Uintah County
Utah, USA
Death: May 5, 1975
Seattle
King County
Washington, USA

Gail E Mowrey was born in Vernal, Utah October 31, 1913 to Gerald Ray Mowrey and Elizabeth Carroll Mowrey. He had one brother, Clayton "Pete" Mowrey. Gail married his 3rd and last wife, June Erekson Baker on January 3, 1947.

Gail and June had 4 children (3 from June's previous marriage whom he adopted). Kenneth Baker Mowrey, Phillip Baker Mowrey, Daniel Baker Mowrey, and Cathy Rae Mowrey.

They relocated from Vernal to Washington State in the late 1940,s and resided there until their deaths. Gail was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and he and June were sealed with their family at the Cardston, Alberta, Canada temple in 1959.

Gail was a member of the Plumber and Pipefitter Union and worked as a Plumber until his death. He was also a WWII veteran of the United States Navy.

Gail was also a long term Scoutmaster for the Boy Scouts of America which he enjoyed long after his son's were advanced out. He was a much loved and involved father and he is dearly missed.

He died much to early at the age of 61 from cancer in Seattle.

Gail was the Grandson of Uriah and Geneva Mowrey who helped raise him and his brother after the death of his mother and the Great Grandson of Utah Pioneers, Harley and Martha Mowrey. 
 
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 Parents:
  
Gerald Ray Mowrey (1890 - 1979)
  Mary Elizabeth Carroll Mowrey (1895 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  June Erekson Mowrey (1915 - 2003)
 
 Sibling:
  Gail Elmo Mowrey (1913 - 1975)
  Clayton Wilson Mowrey (1916 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Acacia Memorial Park and Funeral Home
Lake Forest Park
King County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Cathy Mowrey Bingaman
Record added: Mar 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34785990
Gail Elmo Mowrey
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Gail Elmo Mowrey
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Gail Elmo Mowrey
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- Gary Mowrey
 Added: Mar. 16, 2009
Love you Dad and miss you very much. You would have loved and enjoyed your grandchildren...they've all done well.
- Cathy Mowrey Bingaman
 Added: Mar. 14, 2009
 
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