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 John Hooper “Jack” Gabbott

John Hooper “Jack” Gabbott

Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 3 Jan 1991 (aged 81)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 10 164 1
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John Hooper Gabbott, age 81, loving husband, died January 3, 1991.

He was born June 26, 1909, in Salt Lake City, Utah to John Twiggs and Lillian Beatrice Hooper Gabbott. On June 10, 1933, he married Ruth E. Anderson in Murray, Utah. Their marriage was solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.

Jack was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Army and was a High Priest in the LDS Church. A "Jack-of-All-Trades" he was a skillful and giving man, benefiting both family and friends. He was a good and loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Survivors: wife, Ruth, Salt Lake City; daughters, Mrs. Otto L. (Connie G.) Anderson, Mrs. Paul J. (Frances Kaye G.) Carlson, both Draper; ten grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren; sisters and brother, Lillian G. Smith, Dorothy Gibson, both Murray; Emily VanDuren, California; Mrs. Bert (Rozina) Owen, Edward Gabbott, both Salt Lake City; Mrs. Dan (Viola) Cox, Kanab; Mrs. Keith (Arline) Bendixsen, West Valley City.

Preceded in death by brothers, George, Kenneth, Lewis; sister, Violet.

Committal services Monday, January 7, 1991, 12 noon, in the Murray City Cemetery, 5600 South & Vine Street. Friends and relatives are invited to visit and reminisce with the family at Goff Mortuary, 8090 So. State, Monday from 9-11 a.m. A family tribute will be given at 11 a.m. with interment and committal services to follow. No flowers, please.

Source-Deseret News Saturday, January 5, 1991 Obituary

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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36505
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Hooper “Jack” Gabbott (26 Jun 1909–3 Jan 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36505, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Anne (contributor 46788213) .