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 James Edward Dalton

James Edward Dalton

Tooele, Tooele County, Utah, USA
Death 16 May 1998 (aged 63)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
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James E. Dalton

Beloved husband, father and grandfather, James Edward Dalton, 63, died May 16, 1998, Salt Lake City of an apparent heart attack.

Born December 19, 1934 in Tooele, Utah, the son of Melvin and Emma Palmer Dalton. Married Dixie Lee Kistner, August 12, 1954, they were married for 36 years, later divorcing. Married Kay Gleason July 22, 1992.

Served his country in the U.S Armed Services, 1957 through 1958 in New Ulm, Germany. He had previously served in the ROTC and Reserves prior to his active duty.

Graduated 1952, East High School, attended the Stephens Henegar College. Worked for Dairy Queen Corporation for 22 years, owning the store on 11th East and 13th South. Currently employed with J.P Realty Inc. He loved to work with the youth. He was an active member of the LDS Church, currently serving in the High Priest Group, and as a Ward Clerk in the Garden Park 1st Ward. Jim loved the out of doors, traveling, camping, hunting, and fishing.

Survivors, wife, Kay; children, Jon, Melanie and Carey; seven grandchildren; two step-children; five step-grandchildren. Also by his parents; brothers, Blaine and Erwin "Moe."

Funeral service Thursday, May 21st, 3 p.m., Garden Park 1st Ward, 1150 East Yale Ave. Friends and family may call at the Larkin Mortuary 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday and also on Thursday one hour prior to the service at the ward.

"Jim is loved, respected, and will be missed by all who knew him."

Source-Deseret News Tuesday, May 19, 1998 Obituary

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  • Maintained by: Anne
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34005
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James Edward Dalton (19 Dec 1934–16 May 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34005, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .