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Neil White

January 9, 1938 — August 11, 2023

Roosevelt

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    Neil Gordon White, age 85, of Roosevelt, passed away August 11, 2023, at home surrounded by his family.
    He was born January 9, 1938, in Provo, Utah, to Alden D and Lois Venita 
Anderson White.  He married Marcia Joyce Lemon on April 15, 1960, in Ioka.  They were sealed on October 24, 1962, in the Manti Temple.  She died on October 7, 2022.
    Neil was an avid reader and he loved to cook; he was known for his cookies and wonderful breakfasts.  He enjoyed spending time on the beach when they lived in Crescent City, CA and camping in the mountains when they moved back to Utah.  He loved his family and delighted in spending time with each of them.  Neil was a real people person; he knew everyone and visiting with others was something he thoroughly enjoyed.  He loved to sing and joined his first choir in high school; he continued to sing 
throughout his life.
    He was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, fulfilling all of his various callings faithfully.  He served for eleven years in the Vernal Temple as an ordinance worker, was a door greeter for 10 years and cherished being called grandpa by his nursery class and many adopted grandchildren.     Neil is survived by his children, Gordon (Arbetta) White, Terri (Rick) Young, Danielle (Matt) Labrum, Travis (Alicia) White, Brandon (Hetal) White, 20 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren; his siblings, Karma (Tom) Broderick, Karl (Jerilyn) White, JeanAnn (Brent) Shuldberg, and numerous nieces & nephews.
    He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Lysli Jeanne White; 3 great-grandchildren, Tace Hales, Bryce & Bella Thompson; siblings, Lois Betts, Barbee Buchanan, Phyllis Crouch, Bryce White, and Lynn White.
    Funeral services will be held on Thursday, August 17, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at the Roosevelt 11th  Ward Chapel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.  
Viewings will be held on Wednesday evening at the Hullinger Mortuary from 6:00 - 8:00p.m. and Thursday at the church from 10:00 - 10:45 a.m.
    Burial in the Roosevelt Memorial Park. 

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Wednesday, August 16, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Mountain time)

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Thursday, August 17, 2023

10:00 - 10:45 am (Mountain time)

Roosevelt 2nd & 11th Ward Chapel (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

250 W 200 N, Roosevelt, UT 84066

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Funeral Service

Thursday, August 17, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Mountain time)

Roosevelt 2nd & 11th Ward Chapel (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

250 W 200 N, Roosevelt, UT 84066

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Interment

Thursday, August 17, 2023

Roosevelt Memorial Park

240 US-40, Roosevelt, UT 84066

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