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 Gerald O “Gally” Mann

Gerald O “Gally” Mann

Bountiful, Davis County, Utah, USA
Death 26 Apr 1993 (aged 83)
Bountiful, Davis County, Utah, USA
Burial Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA
Plot 34-4-D-3
Memorial ID 135923 · View Source
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Son of Orvis Israel Mann and Myrtle Holbrook

Husband of Ruth Hayes and Wyvonne S. Maughan

Gerald O. "Gally" Mann, 83, passed away Monday, April 26, 1993 in Bountiful of a heart attack.

He was born March 13, 1910 in Bountiful, Utah, a son of Orvis I. and Myrtle Holbrook Mann. He married Ruth Hayes June 11, 1930 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. She passed away December 24, 1991. He married Wyvonne S. Maughan April 25, 1992 in Kaysville, Utah.

He was reared and educated in Bountiful, and attended Davis High School. He had lived in Kaysville since 1930. He enjoyed wintering in Arizona since his retirement. he worked as a building contractor for many years and retired as Davis County Building Inspector.

He was an active member of the Kaysville 9th LDS Ward, serving as a high priest. He also served in various positions and especially enjoyed serving as Scout Master. He and his wife, Ruth, fulfilled an LDS Mission in Tahiti and American Somoa from 1957-1960. For 42 years, he entertained hundreds of children with his trains, which he built himself. He and Ruth were recipients of the "Unsung Hero Award" given by the Kaysville-Fruit Heights City.

Surviving are his wife, Wyvonne, Kaysville; two sons and one daughter, Paul G. and Alice Mann, Provo; Reed O. and Beverly Mann, Roy; Ruth LaRae M. and Larry Day, Fruit Heights; one step son, Henry, Jr. and Nelma Kafton, Brigham City; 27 grandchildren; 60 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren; also survived by one brother and three sisters, Kenneth C. and Bea Mann, Bountiful; Joe and June Westbrook, Bountiful; Mrs. Thayle Argyle, Woods Cross; and Mrs. Faye Peterson, Layton. preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 29, 1993, 1 p.m. at the Kaysville East Stake Center, 201 South 600 East, Kaysville. Friends may call Wednesday, from 6-8 p.m. at Lindquist's Kaysville Mortuary, 400 North Main, and Thursday, at the church from 11:45 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. Interment, Kaysville City Cemetery.

The family would like to express their appreciation to the Doctors and Nursing Staff of the Lakeview Hospital for their compassionate service and care.

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Deseret News, The (Salt Lake City, UT)

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  • Maintained by: kent shepard
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 135923
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gerald O “Gally” Mann (13 Mar 1910–26 Apr 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 135923, citing Kaysville City Cemetery, Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by kent shepard (contributor 46959088) .