Don Eugene Gregory was born August 13, 1955, in Escondido, California to Leon Ray Gregory and Betsy Neva (Smith) Gregory. He passed away in Salt Lake City, Utah, with his family by his side.

Don served in the United States Navy then joined the Air Force Reserves. He worked at Hill Air Force Base as an Electrical Engineer until he retired. Then worked as an over-the-road truck driver for several more years.

Don was a dedicated husband, father, and grandfather. His family was his life. He loved to make people laugh and will always be remembered for his amazing personality and sense of humor.

He is survived by his loving wife and partner of 42 years, Julie Osborne Gregory, his two sons, Don Eugene Gregory Jr. (Jason), and Jared Leon Gregory, Granddaughter, Austyn Baylee Gregory, brothers and sisters, Ray (Karol) Gregory, Mrs. Jay (Linda) Gregory, Kay (Narena) Gregory, Betty (Burnie) Hendrickson, Linda (Keven) Wallace, Lola Miller, and Maurine Gregory.

Don is preceded in death by his parents, Leon Ray Gregory and Betsy NeVa (Smith) Gregory, his brother Jay Gregory, and his sister LaVella Elaine Stoker.

A "Celebration of Life" will be held for family only and his final resting place Elko, Nevada as requested.


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Aug 25, 2022

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He was always their when you needed someone to talk to he will be truly missed love you lots uncle don give mom and grandma and grandpa and my mother in law hugs for me 💕🥰

Betsy Aug 28, 2022

Don was really funny with his little funny comments. He always made you feel welcomed. Family was everything to him.

Julie was the love of his life. DJ and Jared were his world.

He will be truly missed. We love you.

Joan Eggers , Midvale, UT, US Aug 26, 2022

I loved this man with all my heart. He was such a funny giving man.

Always there to help anyone anytime.

Julie, DJ & Jared, You we’re his world.

They say, time will heal. I love you so much.

Sue & Fred

Sue Joy , Ivins, UT, US Aug 26, 2022