Weldon John Thurgood died Saturday, August 5, 2000.
Born April 11, 1918 in Provo, UT to Frederick Arthur and Mary Harding Thurgood. Married Bernice Lorraine Flitton June 18, 1938 in Midvale, UT. Later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple, Jan. 13, 1944. They enjoyed 62 years of happiness together. Weldon was a hard worker all his life. He was always there to help his children and their families and anyone else who needed his help. He was loved by everyone and will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Survived by his wife, Bernice; sons, Gary Weldon (Edith), Heber City, Fred A., Salt Lake City, Dr. A. Spencer (Di), South Jordan; daughter, Lynette Sagendorf (Joe), West Valley City. Weldon also has 23 grandchildren and 41 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents; seven brothers; four sisters; and one granddaughter.
A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Tues. Aug 8, at Larkin Sunset Gardens Mortuary/Cemetery, 10600 S. 1700 E., where family and friends may gather one hour prior to the service.