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 E Merrell Gomm

E Merrell Gomm

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Death 31 Jul 2006 (aged 80)
Burial Millville, Cache County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 15140665 · View Source
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Born in Star Valley, Wyoming, a son of Ben Charles and Opal Louise Allred Gomm, E Merrill Gomm, 80, along with his son, Craig Merrell Gomm passed away from an automobile accident in Lehi, Utah. Attending public school in Afton, he graduated from Afton High School, Class of 1944. Serving in the Navy during World War II, he fulfilled his patriotic duties to his country. Meeting his sweetheart during the War, he married Beverly Mozel Neves in the Logan LDS Temple Feb. 14, 1946.

An active member of the LDS Church, he was especially was fond of missionary work and family history. Merrell and Beverly served a genealogy mission. The first Eagle Scout in Star Valley, he held many Scouting positions.

Receiving his Bachelor's degree from Utah State University and a Master's degree from UCLA, he taught school for 40 plus years in Utah, Wyoming, and California, retiring from the Glendora California School district.

Besides his wife of 60 years, Merrill is survived by his six remaining children: Bryce (Diane) Gomm, Vickie Gomm, Judy (Greg) Larsen, Mark (Audrey) Gomm, Rosemarie (Dan) Caylor, Keven (Debbie) Gomm; four brothers, Bryant, Ben, Thiel and Lyle; sister, Lila; 40 grandchildren and 51 great grandchildren. His sister, Veretta, predeceased Merrell.

Services were held at the Hunter 5th Ward Chapel on Friday, August 4, 2006.


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  • Maintained by: Ryan D. Curtis
  • Originally Created by: John Warnke
  • Added: 3 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15140665
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for E Merrell Gomm (20 Jun 1926–31 Jul 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15140665, citing Millville City Cemetery, Millville, Cache County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Ryan D. Curtis (contributor 46858513) .