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Obituary: Roy Hammond

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My Angel

Gone Fishin'

Our dear husband, father and grandfather passed away January 11, 2003.

Born September 30, 1914 in Lakepoint, UT to Martha Busby and Ernest Hammond. Married Opal Brown; later divorced. Married Joyce Robinson December 23, 1961 in Ely, NV. Served in the U.S. Army from 1942 to 1943. Retired from Kennecott after 27 years of employment. He enjoyed woodworking and fishing. He was a man that had nothing bad to say about anyone. Roy had a gentle spirit.

He is survived by his wife of 41 years; children Cathy (Jerry) Houston, Linda (Sonny) Clark, Steve Wilde, Ronnie (Debbie) Smith and Sherry (Dale) Gribble; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, two sisters; daughter Bonnie; and sons Lee and Wayne.

A Graveside Service will be held Tuesday, January 21st at 2:00 p.m. at Redwood Memorial Cemetery, 6500 South Redwood Rd., West Jordan, where friends call on Monday from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. and one hour prior to the service.