Obituary: Don G. Lamprecht

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 1 2005 12:46 p.m. MST

Don G. Lamprecht 7/29/30 ~ 1/29/05 Don G. Lamprecht, our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend, passed away peacefully January 29, 2005 after a short strug-gle with a rare form of lymphoma. He was born July 29, 1930 in Glenwood, Utah to George and Pearl Lamprecht. He married Jetta V. Dunn, February 16, 1951 in the Manti LDS Temple. He served his country in the Korean War from 1951-1953. He was a faithful member of the LDS Church, having served in many callings. Don was a Master Painter and craftsman more than 50 years. He worked in many LDS Temples, office buildings and homes throughout the Salt Lake Valley. For 37 years he was a member of Local 77 Painters and Allied Trades, serving as a treasurer for many of those years. Dad enjoyed spending time with his family, playing golf, and reading church history. Together with Mom, they enjoyed traveling with their family and friends, seeing many sites across the nation in their travel trailer. He is survived by his sweetheart of 54 years; and his loving sons and daughter, Dirk (Robyn) of Lakewood, CO, Brad (Monica) of Taylorsville, UT, and Sherie of Salt Lake City, UT. He also leaves behind seven loving grandchildren, Nelson, Eliza, Brady, Colin, Tess, Laura, and Susan; a sister, Loretta (Richard) Jensen, Richfield, UT; and a brother, Laone Lamprecht of Glenwood, UT. He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Zenda; and brother, Orin. Family will receive friends at a viewing Tuesday, February 1st from 6-8 p.m. at the Wasatch Lawn Mortuary, 3401 So. Highland Drive, Salt Lake City, UT. Funeral services will be held Wed-nesday, February 2nd, 11:00 a.m. at the Olympus 2nd Ward Chapel, 3070 Nila Way (4085 So. 3100 E.) with a viewing prior to the services from 9:30-10:45 a.m. Interment, Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.

Get The Deseret News Everywhere

Subscribe

Mobile

RSS