Obituaries

12/15/1932 - 04/18/2021 Owen Mark Mitchell passed peacefully into the arms of the Lord Sunday night surrounded by his family at the University Hospital. Born in  December of 1932, the youngest child of Sylvia and Harry Mitchell. At age 24 he met his wife of almost 64...

February 3, 1953 - March 30, 2021 Bruce Richard Finlinson passed away at age 68 from the effects of Alzheimers.  He was born in Payson, Utah to Richard and LaVon Finlinson and was the oldest of seven children. Bruce’s strong belief in his Savior Jesus Christ drove...

Peter Leonidas Flangas June 1, 1924 – March 17, 2021 On Wednesday, March 17, 2021, shortly before sunrise and after a very long and fulfilled life at age 96, Peter quietly passed away with his beloved wife by his side.  Approximately 10 days prior to his passing,...

Tracey passed away in her home on February 18, 2021 with family and her Budah boy by her side.  She was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on March 9, 1954 to Jerry and Ella Mae Moser. She grew up in South Salt Lake in...

Milton Karl Gehrke was born April 30, 1925 to Karl and Martha Gehrke. He returned to his Heavenly Father on February 10, 2021. He lived his entire life in Salt Lake City, Utah where he met and married his wife Mary Doreen Bringhurst on December...

John Caffall Alleman, 82, passed away early Monday morning, Feb 8, 2021 of natural causes with COVID-19 complications. John was born on September 28, 1938, in Baltimore, Maryland, son of Ray Starr and Fenella Caffall Alleman. John was best known for his brilliant mind, musical talent and...

August 23, 1969 - February 5, 2021 Scott Vitale Velechko of Glen Ridge, NJ entered the world on August 23, 1969.  Parents, Carolyn and Vitale (Wally) Velechko raised Scott along with his older sister, Pamela Velechko Gordon, in Clifton and Totowa, NJ.  Scott was extremely close...

Rod Stone, a fiercely independent man, departed from this life on January 24,2021, following a prolonged but valiant struggle with pulmonary fibrosis.  Rod was not a big talker, but he was a skilled and competent person who was well-informed on a wide range of subjects...

Richard R. (“Dick”) Burton, distinguished Utah photographer and philanthropist, died December 29, 2020 after a fall in his home.  Dick was born on February 8, 1940, to R. Harold Burton and Maybelle Covey Burton, both of Salt Lake City. Dick graduated from the University of Utah...

Simon Craig Larson was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on March 25, 1984.  He was the fourth child, and second son of Craig and Jane Larson.  Simon was tragically taken from us on Christmas Eve while riding an ATV doing what he loved best...