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 Arthur LeRoy Gallup

Arthur LeRoy Gallup

Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA
Death 21 Jul 1971 (aged 70)
Provo, Utah County, Utah, USA
Burial Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA
Plot Sec. E Lot 148 Pos. 2
Memorial ID 81743 · View Source
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Obituary for Arthur
Provo Daily Herald
Thursday, July 22, 1971

Heart Ills Claim Life of Provoan

Arthur L. Gallup, 70, 190 S. 6th W., Provo, died Wednesday at the Utah Valley Hospital in Provo of a heart attack. He was born Nov. 12, 1900, in Springville, a son of James A. and Eleanor Warren Gallup.

He married Donna Lavern Cowan on July 8, 1926, in the Manti Temple.

Mr. Gallup received his education in Springville. He worked for Troy Laundry for 40 years, and after his retirement was a school crossing guard for two years. Active in the LDS church, in the Second and 11th Wards, Mr. Gallup was a member of the High Council, acting chairman of the finance committee for the West Utah Stake House, president of the Elders Quorum, one of the presidents in the Quorum of Seventy, assistant in the 11th Ward High Priest group.

He also served as Scoutmaster, Sunday School superintendent, teacher in the YMMIA, Home Teacher supervisor and was an ardent temple worker for many years, furnishing transportation to others also to go to the temple. He was mission president for Utah Stake Mission for many years.

Survivors include his widow, Provo; one son and one daughter, Jack Gallup, Eugene, Ore., ...; eight grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Grace Sheen and Mrs. Persenda Wignall, both Provo.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Berg Drawing Room Chapel, 185 E. Center, with Bishop Jay Lewis of the 11th Ward officiating. Friends may call at the mortuary Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday prior to services. Burial will be in the Springville Evergreen Cemetery.

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Gravesite Details Cause of Death: Heart




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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 81743
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur LeRoy Gallup (12 Nov 1900–21 Jul 1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. 81743, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Rose Wright (contributor 46889763) .