Eldred George Toone, died on his 93rd birthday at Bountiful, Utah, where he had lived for the past 17 years.
Born March 21, 1899 at Croyden, Utah to Felix and Emily Judd Toone. He went to Green River, Wyoming in 1922, where he married Wanda Corine Burkam. Their marriage was later solemnized on May 29, 1933 in the Salt Lake Temple.He was preceded in death by three children, two girls, one boy, and his wife, Wanda. He is survived by his 2nd wife, Gertrude Anderson Toone, of North Salt Lake; four sons, Jury and Kenneth, of Bountiful; Dorland, Green River, Wyoming; and Byron, of Boise, Idaho; three step children, Bishop B. Ray Anderson, Mapleton; Hugh Anderson, St. George; Alice Akau, Hawaii; three brothers, James, Evanston, Wyoming; Alma, of Morgan; Clair, Salt Lake; 16 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren.
Eldred worked for UP Railroad as switchman and retired in 1972. He married Gertrude Anderson in 1978. He was very active in the LDS Church and was an avid horseman. He was a chartered member of the Sweetwater County Sheriff's Posse.
Services will be held Tuesday, March 24, 10 a.m., Bountiful 15th Ward Chapel, 1250 South Main, Bountiful, Utah. Viewing one hour prior to services at the chapel. Interment, River View Cemetery, in Green River, Wyoming at 3 p.m. Eldred is happy
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