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Ray Dean Westover
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Birth: Mar. 17, 1927
Madison County
Idaho, USA
Death: Apr. 17, 2012
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Ray Dean Westover was born March 17, 1927, in Rexburg to Ray F and Olive Smith Westover. He passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2012, in Salt Lake City. He was educated in Rexburg schools.

He left for the U.S. Navy in mid-May 1945 and served for two years, mostly on a sub-tender in the Marianas.

He served a mission to the Eastern States from 1947 to 1949. He worked for California Adult Authority for two years, then for Capitol Finance for six years, where he met Patricia Lou Parker. They were married Oct. 15, 1954, in the Salt Lake Temple. He then found his favorite job, Larkin Mortuary, where he retired after 33 years.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Patricia; children, Deanna (Mike) Brooks, Sherrie (Ryan) Shippen and Michael (Brenda) Westover; 15 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Nola Westover; and brother-in-law, George Zollinger.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings, Edna (Earl), Thelma (Warren), Reo (LaVon), David, Ruth (Lyman), Ariel, DeVona and Orian (Mary Lou).

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at the Rose Park 4th Ward (East Chapel), 769 N. 1200 West in Salt Lake City. Viewings will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, April 20, at Larkin Mortuary, 260 E. South Temple, and one hour prior to services Saturday at the church. Interment will be in Larkin Sunset Gardens.

Published in Post Register on April 20, 2012
Family links: 
  Ray Finley Westover (1890 - 1965)
  Olive Zenola Smith Westover (1900 - 1948)
  Reo Smith Westover (1916 - 1981)*
  Ray Dean Westover (1927 - 2012)
  DeVona Mae Westover Zollinger (1932 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Created by: Annie
Record added: Apr 20, 2012
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Ray Dean Westover
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Ray Dean Westover
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Ray Dean Westover
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Grandpa, We miss You!
- Jacob, Brandon, and Megan
 Added: Jul. 31, 2012
Thanks for serving our country, and Thank You for the memories of time spent with you, Cousin Ray Dean !
- David Metcalf
 Added: Apr. 20, 2012

- Annie
 Added: Apr. 20, 2012

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