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 Orland Lavell “Brig” Tapp

Orland Lavell “Brig” Tapp

South Cottonwood, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 25 Aug 1964 (aged 55)
Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 10 076 8 2
Memorial ID 57770 · View Source
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Orland (Brig) Lavell Tapp 55, died Tuesday at 10 p.m. in a Murray hospital of a heart condition.

Born July 1, 1909, South Cottonwood to John Stephen and Mary Jane Ferguson Tapp. Married Irene Hammer Nov. 26, 1930, Farmington.

Owner/Operator O. L. Tapp Electrical and Heating Company, Salt Lake City. Member, Seventies Quoram, South Cottonwood Fifth Ward. Apartment owner.

Past president Utah Cine Arts Club. Zone chairman, Motion Picture Division of the PSA (Photographic Society of America). Won several national awards in amatuer photography (movies).

Survived by his widow, one son, John Lavell (Carol) Tapp; one daughter, Mrs. Blaine (Elaine) Berger; eight grandchildren; brothers, sisters, Edgar Tapp, Vernonia OR; Raymond, Union; Earl, Holladay; Mrs. Edna Benfell, South Gate, CA; Darlene Tapp, Salt Lake City, UT.

Funeral Fri., 2:30 p.m. South Cottonwood Fifth Ward Chapel, 1160 E. Vine St. Friends call Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m. at 4760 South State Street and Friday one hour prior to service at the ward chapel. Burial Murray City Cemetery.

All of Brig's movies and scrapbooks have been donated to the Mariott Library at the University of Utah

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  • Created by: Blaine & Elaine Berger
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 57770
  • Blaine & Elaine Berger
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Orland Lavell “Brig” Tapp (1 Jul 1909–25 Aug 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 57770, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Blaine & Elaine Berger (contributor 47012201) .