Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend passed away peacefully July 24, 2001 at the Veteran's Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah.
He was born in Gunnsion, Utah on July 11, 1921 to Junius and Sylvia Metcalf. Married Tessie Christensen in the Manti Temple June 14, 1946. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Retired teamster. Active in the LDS Church, serving as Ward Clerk for four bishoprics. He was a great sportsman.
Herschel is survived by his wife, Tessie, Bountiful; sons, Richard (Holly), Seattle, WA; Brent (Kristy), SLC; Joel (Laurie), Draper; daughter, Linda Wright (Jonathan); 17 grandchildren; three great-grandsons; brother, Reed; sisters, Norma Aerts and Barbara Bown.
Funeral services will be held Sat., July 28, 2001 at 2 p.m. at the Russon Brothers Bountiful Mortuary, 295 No. Main, where friends may call Friday evening from 6:30-8 p.m. and Sat. morning from 1- 1:45 p.m. prior to services. Interment-Bountiful City Cemetery.