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Obituary: Lloyd Thomas Vance

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1919 ~ 2004

Lloyd Thomas Vance passed away Sunday, October 24, 2004 in Bountiful, Utah.

He was born December 3, 1919 in Fairview, Utah to Thomas Ezra Vance and Sarah Minerva Peterson Vance. He married Clyde Evalyn Christensen February 3, 1946 in Spring City, Utah. She died January 5, 1997.

Lloyd graduated from North Sanpete High School, attended Brigham Young University and earned a BS and MS from Utah State University. He was an electrician in Kanab, Utah for 10 years and taught Industrial Arts at Kanab High School for 19 years.

During World War II Lloyd served in the Navy aboard the USS Nevada and served again during the Korean Conflict. Lloyd and Clyde lived in Kanab for 37 years then relocated to Mt. Pleasant. Lloyd spent the last two years of his life in Bountiful. He was a member of the LDS church.

Survivors include his daughter Arlou Vance, Bountiful; son Thomas Clyde Vance (Lesley), Woods Cross; grandson Nathan Thomas Vance, granddaughter Sarah Shao Vance; sister Leatha Sorensen, St. George and brother Roy Leon Vance, Neola. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and brother Donald Vance.

Funeral services will be held at 9:00 a.m. Wed., October 27, 2004 at the Bountiful 7th Ward, 1210 S. Main and 2 p.m. that day at the Fairview North Ward, 131 E. 100 N. Fairview, Utah. Friends may call Tuesday, Oct. 26 from 6-8 p.m. at Lindquist's Bountiful Mortuary, 727 N. 400 E. and one hour prior to services at the church. Interment Fairview City Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the LDS Church Perpetual Education Fund.

e-mail condolences to lbm@lindquistmortuary.com