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Obituary: GENTRY, VALLARD

Vallard R. Gentry1933 ~ 2013Vallard Ray Gentry passed away December 2, 2013 in West Valley City, UT. He was born May 23, 1933 in Hays, Kansas, and was raised by his father, Guy Ellis Gentry Sr. He served in the US Navy and retired as a Chief Petty Officer after 20 years of service. After moving to Utah he met Kathleen Schroeder and they married July 28, 2005 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He enjoyed reading and studying church history and especially shopping. He is survived by his wife, Kathleen "Tinka"; kids, Cindie (Rick) Beagley, Robert F. Schroeder Jr., Kerry Schroeder, W. Kelly (Kam) Schroeder, Audrey (Scott) Edwards. We would like to thank his many caregivers, with a special thanks to his hospice/home health aide, Christine.Funeral services will be held 12 noon Friday, December 6, 2013 in the Marcrest 2nd Ward, 6170 W. Marcrest Dr. (3085 S.), where a viewing will be held 10:30-11:45 prior to services. Interment: Utah Veterans Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.peelfuneralhome.com