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Angela Kaye Medici
Angela Kaye Medici
Class of 1993
Passed Jun 25, 2015
I sure do love my sister. Angela was one heck of a mother, daughter, friend and sister. I will miss her terribly. (Anthony Medici) http://www.jenkins-soffe.com/obituary/Angela-Kaye-Medici/Kearns-UT/1522928
Cathy Hosie Roberts
Cathy Hosie Roberts
Class of 1981
Passed Dec 17, 2014
Cathy passed away in her sleep
Cheri Richards
Cheri Richards
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Clay "buddy" Kelly
Clay "Buddy" Kelly
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Connie Lee Larsen Jenkins
Connie Lee Larsen Jenkins
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Crystal Allgood Burningham
Crystal Allgood Burningham
Class of 1981
Passed Oct 19, 2015
Crystal P Burningham
In Loving Memory
Magna, UT-Crystal Burningham, age 52, passed away on October 19, 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was born on December 9, 1962 in Salt Lake City, Utah to parents Ernest Allgood Jr. Arlene Jane Shannon. Crystal grew up in Kearns and graduated from Kearns high school. She met the love of her life Delbert Burningham Jr. and soon after married him on September 3, 1981. They shared 34 wonderful years of marriage, two children (Mindy Burningham and Dustin Burningham) and one Grandson (Gage Burningham). Crystal's family was her pride and joy. In addition to her family, she spent most of her free time volunteering and helping out in her community. She also enjoyed crafting and making gifts for the ones she loved. Crystal is preceded in death by father Ernest Allgood Jr. and grandparents. She is survived by her loving husband Delbert Burningham, Daughter Mindy Burningham, Son Dustin Burningham and Grandson Gabe Burningham. A viewing will be held on Friday October 23, 2015 from 6:00 PM ~ 8:00 PM at Redwood Memorial 5600 South Redwood Road, West Jordan, Utah. Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 24, 2015, 2:00 PM with a viewing one hour prior at the Church of Jesus Christ on 3151 South 7700 West, Magna, Utah.
Curt Duncan
Curt Duncan
Class of 1981
Passed May 30, 1993
Our beloved Curt Robert Duncan, son, brother, father and loving companion, died May 30, 1993 at the age of 30 due to injuries sustained in a jeep accident near Moab, Utah.

Curt was born September 10, 1962 in Salt Lake City, Utah, son of Robert K. and Bonnie Mae Degraw Duncan.He is survived by his parents; his sweetheart, Jodi Ayers; son, Cody Robert Duncan; grandmothers, Arba Duncan, and Thelma Degraw; brothers, Blake and wife Terri; Kim; sisters, Angela (husband Eric), April, and Bonnie Kaye.

Curt was raised in Salt Lake City and graduated from Kearns High School in 1981. Married Robin Bambrough; later divorced (but remained close friends). He was employed by Miller Paving. He was a hard-working, ambitious man who was never happy unless he was busy. He loved to work with his hands and took great pride in his work. Curt loved the outdoors, fishing, hunting, golfing, and most of all, the time he spent on outings with his family. He enjoyed Country Music, his puppy, Bo, Mokey Bird, his little buddy, Cody, and his special honey, Jodi. He leaves behind numerous friends and loving family.

"Your mischievous smile and gentle spirit will warm our hearts forever."

Funeral services will be held Friday, 12 noon, at the Western Hills Stake Center, 5380 West 5400 South. Friends may call Thursday, 6-8 p.m. at the McDougal Funeral Home, 4330 South Redwood Road, and Friday, at the church, 11-11:45 a.m.
Danny Gale
Danny Gale
Class of 1981
Passed Dec 20, 2013
1963 ~ 2013
Daniel Frank Gale, 50, passed away suddenly at his home, December 20, 2013. Danny was a beloved father, husband & grandfather. He is preceded in death by his father, sister & niece. Survived by his wife Carolyn; children: Christopher, Elizabeth, Geneva, David & grandson, Kamden. A celebration of life services will be held December 27, 2013, 11:00 a.m. at the Parkwood Ward, 5927 South 5030 West Parkwood Drive. A viewing will be held Thursday, December 26, 2013,6-8:00 p.m. at McDougal Funeral Home, 4330 South Redwood Road. Interment: West Jordan City Cemetery. For condolences please go to www.mcdougalfuneralhomes.com/wp-admin
David Solomon
David Solomon
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Dennis Martinez
Dennis Martinez
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Dianne Newkirk Johnson
Dianne Newkirk Johnson
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Ezequiel "zeke" Joe Ortiz
Ezequiel "Zeke" Joe Ortiz
Class of 1979
Passed Feb 01, 2014
Ezequiel Joe Ortiz
“Zeke”
August 22, 1960 - February 1, 2014

With his loving family by his side, our brother ,uncle and friend joined his mom, dad, sister, brother and many others family members who have preceded him.

Zeke’s big, contagious smile, laugh, and fun-loving/big-hearted attitude was always there to help. He was our Knight in Shining Armor. Zeke was a graduate of Kearns High Clas of 1979. He coached and played softball for First Step Recovery and was a valued employee of WalMart. Zeke enjoyed fishing, teasing his nieces, nephews, and watching the Utah Jazz.
He is survived by his brother Mike Ortiz, sisters Mary Ann (Jack) Tillery, Bennie (Sam) Barton, Judy (Doug) Newman, Lisa (Robert) Andrade, Mary Ortiz Matthews, Terrie (Geno) Montoya, Jerrie (Joe) Trujillo; 24 nieces, nephews; and many cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.
Friends may call upon the family on Wednesday, February 5th from 7:00 until 9:00 PM at Starks Funeral Parlor, 3651 South 900 East, Salt Lake City. Park in the Granite Credit Union and access the building from the South entrance.

Thank you to IHC staff, doctors and Kurt Bangerter of the neuro ICU for their excellent care of our brother.
Frank Colledge
Frank Colledge
Class of 1981
Passed Nov 14, 2009
Frank Glen Colledge 1963 ~ 2009 Frank Glen Colledge, 46, passed away peacefully on November 14, 2009, at his home in Kearns with his family and good friends by his side. He was welcomed into the loving arms of his Grandma and Grandpa Colledge, Grandma and Grandpa Kirton, and all his aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends who have been patiently waiting for him. Frank was born on February 19, 1963 in American Fork, Utah. He was the first of seven children born to Daryl Glen Colledge and Katharine Elizabeth Colledge. Frank enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, the St. Louis Rams, Rock and Roll, and hanging with his nieces and nephews. He attended Western Hills Elementary, Kearns Jr. High, and Kearns High school. Frank held many jobs throughout his lifetime, but was especially known for the jobs for which he never received a paycheck; helping out his family and friends on short notice without a complaint. Frank had a huge heart and adored his nieces and nephews as much as they adored him. With his passing there is emptiness in our lives and our hearts. Frank is survived by: his parents; daughter Amber and son Russell; brothers and sisters: John; Nina; Blaine; Keith (Kim); Shane (Karen); and Shari Colledge, as well as his favorite kids: Jonathon, Kim and their son Conner; Landon and Keaton Colledge; Sean and McKayla Poulsen and Domanic Montoya; Joshua, Breann, Savannah, and Cedrick Colledge; Brittany Colledge, and Brian. Also survived by the best friends a guy could ever ask for: Semiola Maafu; Tracy Mears; Clyde Gleave; and J.P. Smith. As per his wishes, Frank will be cremated and his ashes will be placed in a location dear to his heart. Casual services will be held at the Kearns 10th Ward located at 5025 W. 4865 S. in Kearns, on Wednesday, November 18, 2009, from 11-1 p.m. Please come as you are as that is how Frank would have wanted it. The family would like to extend their deepest gratitude to the staff at IMC Hospital and to the staff of Intermountain Hospice for their compassionate care during Frank's last days. In lieu of flowers, his parents would be grateful for any donations.
George David Rice
George David Rice
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
James Mcdowell
James McDowell
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Jani Martin Mercado
Jani Martin Mercado
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Jason Dunyon
Jason Dunyon
Class of 1981
Passed Dec 15, 2004
Thomas Jason Dunyon "Jay", age 42, passed from this earthly life into the waiting arms of his father, Phillip, and his infant son, Alex on Wednesday, December 15, 2004. Jay was a giving and sensitive soul, and at least two patients have been designated to receive viable organs. Two families will receive the ultimate Christmas gifts this year as a result of our loss.

Jay is survived by his children: Jason Scott, 21; Erin Nicole, 19; and Andrew Glenn, 15. He is also survived by his mother Sarah, seven brothers and six sisters, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A viewing will be held on Friday evening, Dec. 17th at 6-7 p.m. A memorial service will be held at on Saturday, Dec. 18th at 2 p.m. where friends may visit one hour prior. Funeral directors: Valley View Memorial Park and Funeral Home.
Jeff Brey
Jeff Brey
Class of 1981
Passed Nov 15, 2004
Jeffrey CliffordBrey Bestest Dad 10/7/62 ~ 11/15/04 Our beloved husband, father, son, brother, and uncle returned to his Heavenly Father on Nov. 15, 2004. Jeff was born October 7, 1962 in Boise, Idaho, to Clifford Brey and Carol Billings. Jeff loved to spend time with his beloved daughter and best friend, Lindsay. He was an avid golfer and loved playing any chance he got. He had fun teasing and being silly with his nieces and nephews and they loved to play with him. He had a sense of humor that kept people laughing when they were around him and had a gift of speech, that made him an outstanding salesman. Jeff is survived by his wife, Korbi Milne-Brey and his daughter Lindsay, his father Clifford Brey, his mother Carol Billings and his stepfather Jerry Billings, his grandmother, Dawn Beardall, three brothers, Jim (Heather) Brey, Kurt (Melinda) Brey, Todd (Katie) Brey, two sisters Deborah Brey and Kami (Tomo) Ishikawa, a stepbrother, Wade (Melissa) Billings and two stepsisters, Jerrilyn Billings and Debra (Tim) Tracy; Korbi's family, Art and Gwynne Milne, Staci (David) Larsen, Andra Betteridge, and other family members, Kelly (Dave) Taber and Hollie Weichers. Jeff had many nieces and nephews who loved him dearly and will miss him greatly. Jeff was preceded in death by his brother and friend, Mark Douglas Brey, his uncle David and three of his grandparents. Funeral services will be Friday, November 19, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. at the Murray Utah South Stake Center, 5735 South Fashion Blvd. (300 East). Friends and family may call Thursday at Cannon Mortuary, 2460 E. Bengal Blvd. (7600 S.) From 6-8 p.m. and at the church the day of the service from 9:45-10:45 a.m. Interment Redwood Memorial Estates.
Jose G. Argueta
Jose G. Argueta
Class of 1992
Passed May 25, 2006
Jose graduated from Kearns High School in 1992. Jose went on to attend the Salt Lake Community College and joined the Army. Jose would later return from the army and became a Police Officer for the city of Midvale. While a Police Officer, Jose served as a Patrol Officer, a DEA Metro Narcotics Detective, a Motor-Officer, Community Oriented Police, Assistant Team Leader for the Midvale Police SWAT Team, and Homicide Detective. Jose also received Officer Of The Year Award for the city of Midvale as well as Utah Latino Peace Officer Of The Year. Jose passed away on May 25, 2006 due to complications from esophageal cancer which Jose developed from exposure to the many Meth Labs that he busted while working as a Narcotics Investigator. Jose is deeply missed by his parents, brothers, sisters in law and nephews and nieces. Jose is also missed and remembered by many of his friends in and out of the Law Enforcement Community.
Keith Keys
Keith Keys
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)

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