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George William Black

Bingham Canyon, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 2 Sep 1993 (aged 77)
Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot West Masonic_99_12
Memorial ID 153342 · View Source
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The Deseret News
September 5, 1993
page B15

George William Black, 77, passed away peacefully on September 2, 1993.

Born in Bingham Canyon, Utah on May 12, 1916 to Milo William and Opal Viola Barnes Black. Married Helen English on December 6, 1941.

George was a retired conductor for the D&RGWRR, a member of Centenary United Methodist Church, Acacia Lodge #17, F&AM; Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Free Masonry and El Kalah Temple, AAONMS. He was a past member of Bethlehem Shrine #1, White Shrine of Jerusalem, where he held many offices including Watchman of Shepherds. He dedicated many volunteer hours to these organizations.

A lifelong Democrat, he served in the House of Representatives for the State of Utah. A member of the B of RT and later UTU, where he held local, state and national offices.

Survivors include wife, Helen; daughter, Georgianna; "Freddie"; many loving nieces and nephews; and sister, Rosella Mott.

The family wishes to thank the nursing and pastorial staffs of St. Mark's Hospital, Dr. John B. Stanchfield and other attending physicians.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 6, 1993 at 12 noon at Evans & Early Mortuary, 574 East 100 South. Friends may call Monday evening from 7-8 p.m. and one-half hour prior to services on Tuesday. Interment, Mount Olivet Cemetery. Funeral directors, Evans & Early.

Friends wishing to may make contributions to the Intermountain Unit of Shriners Hospital.

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  • Imported from: UT State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 153342
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George William Black (12 May 1916–2 Sep 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153342, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Utah State Historical Society (contributor 4) .