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Marion May Marks Gardner

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 30 Jun 1996 (aged 85)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot V_498_11
Memorial ID 152291 · View Source
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The Salt Lake Tribune
July 2, 1996
page D6

Marion May Marks Gardner, 85, our beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed away June 30, 1996 in a local hospital, following a lengthy illness.

Born January 8, 1911 in Los Angeles, Calif. to Benjamin and Inez Fox Marks. Married J.H. Jack Gardner, former University of Utah basketball coach and presently a consultant for the Utah Jazz, August 29, 1935 in Los Angeles.

Marion was an avid reader, loved to play bridge, traveled extensively and enjoyed being with her family. Member, Salt Lake Country Club. Member, Pi Beta Phi Sorority at USC, where she met her husband.

Survived by her husband of over 60 years, of Salt Lake City; son, James B. (Diane) Gardner of Ventura County, California; three grandchildren, Natalie, James and David. Preceded in death by a brother, Jack.

Funeral service Friday, July 5, 1996, 11:00 a.m., Larkin Sunset Lawn Mortuary, 2350 East 1300 South. Friends may call at Larkin Mortuary, 260 East So. Temple, Tuesday evening, July 2, 6-8 p.m. and on Friday, one hour prior to the service.

Interment: Mt. Olivet Cemetery.




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  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 152291
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marion May Marks Gardner (8 Jan 1911–30 Jun 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 152291, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Utah State Historical Society (contributor 4) .