John Lemuel Herren, Sr., age 72, passed away peacefully at his home on Aug. 29, 2000.
Born Nov. 30, 1927 in Pueblo, Colorado to Carl Fremont and Katherine Elizabeth Jackson Herren. Mar-ried Beverly Retford on Nov. 12, 1947 in Elko, Nevada. The marriage was later solemnized in the Jordan River Temple on April 26, 1995.
John retired from Kennecott Copper.
He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. John was a member of the LDS Church. He loved country music, cowboy boots, and horses.
Survivors: wife; Beverly; daughter, Peggy (Mike) Davis; son, Carl (Shauna); son, John, Jr. (Jackie); daughter, Daneen (Pete) Patmides; nine grandchildren; sister, Francis Cooke. Preceded in death by a sister, Mineerva; brother, Henry Clay, and a granddaughter; Ashley.
Funeral services Sat. 1 p.m., Sept. 2, 2000 at the Granger 6th Ward, 3274 S. Hillsdale Dr. ( 2760 W.). Friends may call Fri. 6-8 p.m. at the Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 S. State St. and Sat. one hour prior to services at the church. Interment Valley View Memorial Park.