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 Neri Lewis Butler

Neri Lewis Butler

Amboy, Miami County, Indiana, USA
Death 24 Dec 1936 (aged 88)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 06 050 8
Memorial ID 127119 · View Source
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Sandy Pioneer

Neri Butler, Sandy, who would have been 89 years old on Christmas day, died of causes incident to age, Thursday at 2:50 p.m. in a local hospital.

Mr. Butler was born December 25, 1847, in Indiana, to Samuel and Hannah Barker Butler. He had been a stationary engineer 50 years, having retired 15 years ago.

Surviving are three sons, Willard and William Butler, Emmett, Idaho, and Lester Butler, Sandy; eight daughters, Mrs. Emma Maxfield, Granite; Mrs. Lorette Lewis, Holladay; Mrs. Mary E. Green, Sandy; Mrs. Sarah Atkinson, Midvale; Mrs. Ruth Cornwall, Mrs. Agnes Boarn, Mrs. Viola Clifford and Mrs. Miriam Bitner, Idaho. Seventy grandchildren and 80 great-grandchildren also survive.

Salt Lake Tribune (UT) December 25, 1936

Funeral Arranged
For Sandy Pioneer

Final services for Neri Butler of Sandy, who would have been 89 years of age on Christmas day, will be held on Sunday at 1 p. m. in the Butler L. D. S. ward chapel. Bishop N. S. Jones will officiate. Friends may call at the Deseret mortuary Saturday afternoon and at the chapel Sunday from 11:30 a. m. until time of the services.

Mr. Butler had been a stationary engineer until 15 years before his death, having served in that capacity for 50 years. Besides his family, he is survived by 70 grand-children and 80 great-grandchildren

The Salt Lake Tribune, December 26, 1936




  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 127119
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Neri Lewis Butler (25 Dec 1847–24 Dec 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 127119, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .