Lorin Jay Eldredge passed away peacefully on January 14, 2022, surrounded by family and his loving wife.

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Born on June 20, 1938, to Melvin Aquilla and Eva Luisa Bowles Eldredge. He married his eternal companion and sweetheart, Jacquelyn (Jackie) Coombs in the Salt Lake Temple on June 26, 1958.

Lorin loved the gospel of Jesus Christ, had a fervent testimony, and lived a life of discipleship. He was good to all those around him and never uttered an unkind word about anyone. He served twice as an LDS Bishop, and he lived a life of service to others. Dad loved to fish and to fly and he worked in the travel profession his entire career, most notably for Western, Air France, and United Airlines. He was a loving companion and treasured his wife of 64 years. He was adored by his entire family. Lorin was a true and loyal friend to those fortunate to call him a friend.

He is survived by his wife, Jackie; Children: Todd & Heidi Eldredge, Draper, UT.; Lori & Scott Holloway, Vancouver, WA.; Brian and Huamai Eldredge, Henderson, NV.; Bruce and Julie Eldredge, San Antonio, TX., and Sandy Eldredge, Blackfoot, ID.; Siblings: Laura, Garth, Betty, Jerry, & Roger; 14 Grandchildren; 27 Great Grandchildren; and many Nephews & Nieces.

He was preceded in death by two children: David (1977), & Steven (1967); his Father and Mother; and his brother Keith.

A funeral for Lorin will be held @ 11:00 AM, Saturday, January 22, 2022 at:

North Shore 1st Ward Chapel

4484 Willoughby Dr., South Jordan, UT. 84009.

A short viewing will take place from 10:00 – 10:45AM at the same location.

A Celebration of Life and viewing will be held Friday evening from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at:

North Shore 1st Ward Chapel

4484 Willoughby Dr., South Jordan, UT. 84009

We understand that many will be concerned for their own health during this terrible pandemic. Out of respect for those who are elderly and/or immunocompromised, we encourage all those who come to wear a mask, regardless of their immunization history. We have planned to broadcast the funeral proceedings via Zoom Webinar. If you wish to attend virtually, the link to the service is: https://zoom.us/j/94552634869

or attendees can join by using the following webinar ID: 945 5263 4869

Services

Viewing

Friday, Jan. 21, 2022 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Northshore 1st Ward
4484 Willoughby Dr
South Jordan, UT 84009

Viewing

Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Northshore 1st Ward
4484 Willoughby Dr
South Jordan, UT 84009

Funeral Service

Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Northshore 1st Ward
4484 Willoughby Dr
South Jordan, UT 84009

Services Handled By

Memorial Redwood Mortuary & Cemetery
6500 S Redwood Rd
Salt Lake City, UT

Life Story Info

Post Date

Jan 18, 2022

Personal Info

Age

83
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Dear Jackie. Our hearts go out to you. You and Bishop Eldredge were such an influence on our newly married lives on the Avenues.

Judy and John Siddoway Jan 21, 2022

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