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Marlon John King
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1927
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Jan. 12, 2010
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Our devoted husband, father, and grandfather, Marlon John King, passed away on January 12, 2010.

He was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on February 2, 1927 to John Howick King and Rowen Hawkins King.

Marlon married his sweetheart, Virginia Bloomquist, on June 2, 1954 in Salt Lake City, Utah; later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple.

Marlon was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and served in many callings. He served in Young Men's Presidency, Scout Master, and Priesthood Leadership.

He was an artist-enjoying wood carving and painting, and was a member of the Murray City Arts Council. He also enjoyed researching genealogy and writing stories. Marlon was in the US Army and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict. He retired from the US Postal Service.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia; children, Trisha (Robert) Madsen, Dale (Kathy), Diane, Ryan (Mary Alice); ten grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lorene (George) Wilson and Lena Borovatz. Preceded in death by four sisters, Dorothy, Harriet, Naomi, and Wanda.

Funeral Services for Marlon will be held on Saturday, January 16, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. in the Belview Ward Chapel, 300 East 6300 South. A viewing will be held on Friday evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 South State Street (100 East), and Saturday prior to the services at the Church from 12:00-12:45 p.m.
Interment: Murray City Cemetery.
Published in the Deseret News on January 14, 2010. 
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  Virginia Ellen Bloomquist King (1931 - 2013)*
*Calculated relationship
Murray City Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Created by: Ryan Curtis
Record added: Jan 14, 2010
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Marlon John King
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