Richard E. Edgar (Dick) 1924 ~ 2011 "Gone Fishin"
Richard passed away July 31, 2011, in Salt Lake City of natural causes. He courageously endured many health issues during his last few years.He was born July 20, 1924, in Salt Lake City to Mabel Bishop Edgar and John Martin Edgar. Richard was an avid fisherman, hunter and bowler. He was a veteran of the US Navy, having served in World War II on the USS Converse; he loved attending his naval reunions. Richard retired from NAC. Survived by his wife Jessie, daughter June Wassmer (Gary), son Raymond E. (Patsy), sister Mary E. Cordova, six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by son James Scott, parents, two brothers Donald G. and Ralph M. Friends may call Wednesday, August 3, 2011, 12 noon-1:30 p.m., at Larkin Mortuary (260 East South Temple) with graveside services to follow at 2 p.m. at Salt Lake City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Condolences at www.larkincares.com