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Jack Quincy Langford, age 65, loving husband, father and grandfather, died in an automobile accident in West Yellowstone Park, July 14, 1990.

He is survived by his sweetheart of 45 years, Mary Etta Ross Langford; and his seven children, Carol and B. Thomas Colemere; Patricia and William S. Snarr; John Quincy and Colleen J. Langford; Mary Ann and Thomas B. Hall; David and Marylu Langford; Alan R. and Lori Langford; and Julie and Terence C. Johnson. He is also survived by 25 grandchildren and his sisters, Patricia Smith and Joyce Christensen, and his brothers, Reed and Robert Langford.Jack led an exemplary life serving his God, his country and his fellow men. He was a convert to the LDS Church and has served in many capacities including bishop, stake mission president, High Councilman, member of stake presidency and for the past two years, as a temple worker in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He served in World War II in the U.S. Marine Corps, fighting for his country in the South Pacific Theatre. He graduated from the University of Utah with a B.S. in Civil Engineering and worked for over 30 years for the Bureau of Reclamation. After he retired from the federal government, Jack served as the Salt Lake County Surveyor from 1982-1986.

We will always remember our father for the loving example he set for us in every facet of his life, and will always be grateful to our Father in Heaven for allowing us to learn at the knee of this wise and compassionate man.

Funeral services will be held Friday, July 20th, 12 Noon, in the Cottonwood 4th Ward, 5565 South Neighbor Lane (1610 East). Friends may call at the Larkin Mortuary, 260 East South Temple, Thursday, 6-8 p.m., and at the ward Friday, one hour prior to services. Interment, Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery.

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