On January 29th, our dad, Boyd A. Newbold passed away in Herriman, Utah at his daughter Vicki’s home.
He was born May 30, 1928, in Magna, Utah. His parents were Bertrand Newbold and Louise McDonald. He married the girl next door, Joyce Ann Hardee.
He was a hardworking man. He spent time in the coal mines of Castle Gate, Utah. He worked for 30 years as a mechanic foreman at Tooele Army Depot, Tooele, Utah He traveled around the Salt Lake valley and worked as a blacksmith in his spare time.
He loved to hunt and fish. His favorite fishing grounds were in Huntington, Utah.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Joyce, and his children, Mark, Krissie, Shellie, and Kory.
He is survived by his nephew, Joel Vexler, California, his sister, Helen Vexler, California, his cousin, David Forstrum, Alaska, and his daughters, Vicki and Patti, and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services and viewing are on Thursday, Feb. 3 at Larkin Mortuary in Riverton, Utah. Viewing is at 12:00 and the funeral is at 1:00. Masks are requested at funeral services.
Burial is immediately after services at Redwood Memorial, 6500 S. Redwood Rd. West Jordan, Utah
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So sorry to hear of Boyd’s passing and that I missed the funeral. He has always been a huge part of the Peterson family and never missed family event/funeral. I know him and my grandpa Gale are having a hell of a reunion!! We were Blessed to have him in our lives for so long, rest easy Boyd !!