Henry Dell Kelson

Photo added by Jody Nelson Ebner-Clark

Henry Dell Kelson

  • Birth 10 Aug 1929 Ephraim, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
  • Death 30 Apr 2012 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
  • Burial West Jordan, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
  • Memorial ID 89569671

It is with great sadness that we bid farewell to our loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle, brother-in-law and friend.
Henry Dell Kelson, 82, passed away in the early morning hours of April 30, 2012. Born August 10, 1929 in Ephraim, UT to Sidney L. and Ella Taylor Kelson.
Attended school in Gunnison. Served two tours in the US Army during the Korean War. Married his Loving wife, March 17, 1951 in Enumclaw, WA. Settled in Salt Lake City where they've lived for the last 60 years. They recently celebrated their 61st anniversary.
Dell worked at the Kennecott Foundry for 28 years, retiring in 1978. During that time he also had various part-time jobs including bartender, taxi driver, fence construction and grooming his beautiful yard and the yards of many others. He was an impeccable gardener and loved the outdoors. His happiest times were with his family and friends at barbeques, boating, camping, hunting, 4-wheeling and yard sales. Family always came first to Dad. He is a devoted husband and father. He is an honorable, proud man and highly respected by everyone.
Preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Aileen and Roine and brother, Ray.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 3rd, 11:00 a.m. at Redwood Memorial Mortuary, 6500 So. Redwood Rd. A viewing will be held Wednesday evening from 6 - 8 p.m. at the mortuary and one hour prior to services on Thursday. Interment Redwood Memorial Cemetery.



Family Members

Parents
Spouse
Siblings

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: Jody Nelson Ebner-Clark
  • Added: 4 May 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89569671
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Dell Kelson (10 Aug 1929–30 Apr 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89569671, citing Redwood Memorial Cemetery, West Jordan, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Jody Nelson Ebner-Clark (contributor 47701596) .