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Death: Reed M. Stringham, Jr.

Reed Millington Stringham, Jr. died February 18, 1998 after a short illness.

Reed was born June 28, 1933 in Salt Lake City, the son of Reed M. Stringham and Helen Pratt Stringham. He grew up in Salt Lake City and graduated from East High School. He received B.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Utah and a D.D.S. degree from Northwestern University. He married Helen Jenkins on August 28, 1957 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.Reed accomplished much during his stay here. He founded the College of Health Professions at Weber State University where he served as Dean for twenty years. He was a Research Associate at the University of Utah College of Medicine, a National Institute of Dental Research Postdoctoral Fellow, and taught at the University of Utah and Weber State University. He practiced dentistry during his entire professional career.

Reed was a scientist and a humanist. His belief in the dignity of the human spirit influenced his professional life and touched the souls of those who knew him.

Reed dearly loved his family. He was a superb husband, father, grandfather, companion and friend. He is survived by his wife, children Erin (Matt) Haynie, Ned (Katie) Stringham, Katy (Joel) Macey and Reed (Carol) Stringham and ten grandchildren.

Services will be held Saturday, Feb. 21, 1998 at noon, Monument Park Stake Center, 1320 South Wasatch Drive (1300 So. & 2400 East), Salt Lake City. Friends may call at 10:30 a.m. that morning. Interment, Larkin Sunset Lawn Cemetery.

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