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Richard  Lynn  Booth
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Obituary for Richard Lynn Booth

8/15/1939 ~ 7/28/2018

Richard was born on August 15, 1939 at Cottonwood Maternity Hospital in Murray, Utah. He passed away on July 28, 2018 at home due to incidents of age. He is the son of Jesse Lynn Booth (Midvale) and Alta Lyle McCloy Booth (Murray), who preceded Richard in death. His first home was in Bingham Canyon, Utah and was mostly a life-long resident of Utah. Richard graduated from Olympus High School and attended BYU and the U of U for two years each where he studied Business and Phycology. He served six years in the Utah Air National Guard. Richard was a member of the LDS Church, ordained a High Priest. He served in the Great Lakes Mission.
Richard enjoyed boating and water skiing—especially at Lake Powell. He also enjoyed deer hunting, fishing, snowmobiling and traveling.
Richard was a business owner in the carpet and drapery industry. He also worked in real estate, and insurance.
Richard is survived by his former spouse, Marian Salmon (Alberta Canada); six children: Kathy Booth, Suzy Lance (Tony), Rick Lynn Booth, Daniel Mitchell Booth (Emma), Michael Booth (Angelica) and Wendy Tui; 13 grandchildren: Brandon Lance, Jessica Lance, Nathan Lance, Sean Lance, Kyler Vaughan, Brianna Vaughan, Kassie Tui, Leini Tui, Hyrum Booth, Daniela Booth, Zack Booth and Ashlyn Booth; siblings: Bette Stokes (Portland, Oregon), Russell K. Booth (Nina) (Salt Lake City, Utah) and Shirley Booth Michael (Salt Lake City, Utah).
Funeral services will be held Friday, August 3, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at the Wilford LDS Ward Chapel, 3179 S. Highland Dr., Salt Lake City, Utah with a viewing from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Interment: Murray City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Utah Cancer Society in Richard’s name. To leave condolences, please visit www.jenkins-soffe.com


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Viewing

Friday

3

Aug

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Wilford LDS Chapel

3179 S. Highland Dr.
Salt Lake City, UT 84106

Service

Friday

3

Aug

11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Wilford LDS Chapel

3179 S. Highland Dr.
Salt Lake City, UT 84106

Cemetery Details

Location

Murray City Cemetery

5600 S. Vine Street
Murray, UT 84107

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