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Death: Alma Karl Wright

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Alma Karl Wright, 92, passed away May 15, 1997 of causes incident to age.

Born December 13, 1904 in American Fork, Utah, to Hugh Alexander and Francis Eliza Roylance Wright; he was the oldest of seven children. Married Alcie LeNelda Cherry April 2, 1931 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. They had 66 wonderful years together and still have eternity to look forward to. He was a valiant servant of his Heavenly Father, suffering great pain all of his life because of polio. He was always smiling, never complained and always had a ready kiss and hug for his family. He had a very special spirit about him that just made you love him. He served in many church callings including a mission to Denver, Colorado, and seven stake missions of which he was very proud. He was a butcher in Idaho before moving to Bountiful where he was a custodian for his ward house until he retired.Survived by his wife; four daughters, June (Jimmie) Brown, Geri (Vance) Humphrey, Karlla (Quentin) Gardner, and LaVon (Perry) Peterson; 18 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren; 26 great-great grandchildren; sisters, Bertha Anderson, St. Anthony, Idaho; Ruth Moedl, Rexburg, Idaho; brother, Hugh A. Wright, St. Anthony, Idaho. Preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Stella Redford, Emma Grover; brother, Francis R. Wright; one great grandson.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 20, 1997, 12 noon in the Orchard 12th Ward Chapel, 3707 South 800 West, Bountiful, Utah where friends may call Monday, 5-8 p.m. and Tuesday one hour prior to services. Interment, Larkin Sunset Gardens, 10600 So. 1700 East, Sandy, Utah.

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