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 Bernie Garth Gatherum

Bernie Garth Gatherum

Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 14 Oct 1998 (aged 66)
Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 12 W 087 8
Memorial ID 33822 · View Source
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Bernie G. Gatherum

Our beloved "Chief", Husband, Father, Grandpa and brilliant "Task Master" passed away peacefully at home October 14, 1998.

Born September 28, 1932 in Salt Lake City to Willard and Phyllis Gatherum. Bernie married his sweetheart, Ailene Duke, September 3, 1983. They were sealed in the Jordan Temple this year.

He owned and operated his own business, B & C electric Motor Repair in Murray for 31 years. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict serving in the U.S. Army. Bernie was a wonderful man with a mischievous sense of humor. He was an avid collector of Coca Cola Memorabilia and past president of the Coca Cola Collectors Club of Utah. He loved to fish, bowl and spend time with his family. He was always there for his family offering counsel, unconditional love, companionship and humor. He was very active in the LDS Church and devoted to his church work.

Survived by his wife; son, Rick (Lisa); daughters, Tina (Steve), Terri (Chuck), Tamee; sons, Keith (Terri), Kevin (Cyn), Kelly; daughter, Kathy; son, Gregg; 17 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. Preceded in death by his parents, brother and sister.

Friends may call Sunday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Memorial Estates Mortuary, 5850 South 900 East. Funeral services will be held Monday, 11 a.m. at the Crescent 4th Ward, 10600 South 949 East in Sandy. There will be a one hour prior viewing. Interment will follow in the Murray City Cemetery.

Source-Deseret News Saturday, October 17, 1998 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 33822
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bernie Garth Gatherum (28 Sep 1932–14 Oct 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 33822, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .