Obituary: THROCKMORTON, DONALD

Published: Monday, Sept. 1 2014 4:35 p.m. MDT

Donald Marvin Throckmorton1930 ~ 2012Donald Marvin Throckmorton, 81, passed away on February 7, 2012 in Murray, Utah, surrounded by his family. He was born on June 20, 1930 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Marvin Lewis and Fonnie Ruth Christensen Throckmorton. Don married Nada Ruth Anderson on July 31, 1954 in Elko, Nevada. He graduated from Bingham High School and attended BYU. Don retired as a heavy equipment operator from Kennecott after 36 years and worked as a custodian for the Jordan School District for 6 years. He was a member of the Salt Lake County Golf Club and DATUS Archery Club. Don enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family. He was a member of the LDS Church. Survived by his wife, Nada; son, Kelly Throckmorton; daughter, Sheri (Jack) Zoani. Preceded in death by his parents, son, Barry Lynn Throckmorton; sister, Donna Deakin. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 11, 2012 at Goff Mortuary, 8090 S. State Street, Midvale, Utah. Viewings will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Friday evening and 1 hour prior to the services. Interment, Midvale City Cemetery. www.goffmortuary.com