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 Lorenzo Ray Smith

Lorenzo Ray Smith

Wellington, Carbon County, Utah, USA
Death 14 Nov 1962 (aged 73)
Tooele, Tooele County, Utah, USA
Burial Tooele, Tooele County, Utah, USA
Plot 10-156-30
Memorial ID 88035 · View Source
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Death Claims L. Ray Smith Funeral Sat.

Lorenzo Ray Smith, 74, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Tooele Valley Hospital following an illness.

He was born July 9, 1889, at Wellington, Utah a son of L. Smith and Augusta Hill Smith, and was married to Beatrice Young on July 29, 1922 at Wellington. Mrs. Smith died March 14, 1934, leaving him a young family to raise.

He was a member of the LDS Church and had been a resident of this city for the past 38 years. Mr. Smith had been employed at Tooele Army Depot prior to his retirement eight years ago.

Surviving are four children, Buddy Ray and Lorin R. Smith, Lois Smith and Mrs. Raymma LaFevre, all of Tooele; a sister Mrs. May Williams, Blackfoot, Idaho.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. in the First-Sixth Ward chapel.
Viewing will be at the Tate Mortuary, Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday prior to funeral time. Burial will be in the Tooele City Cemetery.

(Newspaper clipping unsure of which newspaper it was published in)

-Death Notice-
Tooele—Lorenzo Ray Smith, 73, died Wednesday; funeral Saturday, 1 p.m., Tooele First-Sixth LDS Ward Chapel.

From The Daily Herald, Thursday, 15 Nov 1962

LDS 6th Ward Chapel-Sat. 17th Nov. 1962 at 1:00pm

Tooele City Cemetery, Tooele, Utah Sat. 17th Nov. 1962 at 2:30pm

From Memorial Services book

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  • Maintained by: April S. L.
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 88035
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lorenzo Ray Smith (9 Jul 1889–14 Nov 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 88035, citing Tooele City Cemetery, Tooele, Tooele County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by April S. L. (contributor 48675063) .