|Birth: ||Jul. 16, 1938|
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
|Death: ||Aug. 18, 1995|
Edward R. "Rudy" Ponton, Jr., age 57, passed away August 18, 1995 at his home in Myton after a long bout with cancer.
He was born July 16, 1938 in Salt Lake City to Edward R. Sr. and Jean Cooper Ponton. Married Mary Ann Garrer, August 6, 1959 in Salt Lake City, later divorced. Married Carma Jensen in Myton.
Rudy loved his family, fishing, hunting, golfing, and watching football, restoring old trucks and playing with his grandson, Derrick Ross.
He is survived by his wife, Carma, and parents, of Myton; two sons: Ed R. (Cheryl) Ponton III, Mark Josph (Donna) Ponton, all Las Vegas; step-daughter, Terry McVicker, Salt Lake City; three grandchildren, brother, Jim and Glennis Ponton, sisters, Debra and Wayland Selfe, all Myton; and Kate Jean Jones, Salt Lake City; brother-in-law, Eric Holmstrom, Salt Lake City; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by a sister, Barbara Holmstrom.
Funeral services, Monday, 11 a.m. at the Hullinger Olpin Mortuary, Roosevelt, where friends may call Sunday from 6-8 p.m. and Monday one hour prior. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers family suggests contributions in memory of Rudy Ponton to Conamore School (Special Olympics), PO Box 99, Myton, Utah 84052 or Huntsman Institute School of Medicine, 2C110, U of U, Health Sciences, 50 Medical Dr.,
Deseret News, The (Salt Lake City, UT)
Date: August 20, 1995
Edward Rudolph Ponton (1915 - 2001)
Carmaleta Jean Shirts Ponton (1940 - 2000)
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