Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, Ray Clark Faddis, age 84, passed away peacefully, December 30, 1990, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Born January 19, 1906, in Buena Vista, Utah, the son of Robert (Bert) and Adeline Clark Faddis. Married Josephine Edna Damico, May 2, 1930, in Provo, Utah; the marriage was solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple, December 16, 1958.He was a meat cutter for over 45 years, working in several establishments in the Wasatch front, but many years were at the Murray Meat Market. Active High Priest in the LDS Church, he was a noted speaker; enjoyed working with the youth; Elders Quorum president; High Councilman for 11 years; filled a Stake Mission; and relished regular visits to the Temple. Avid fan of football, baseball and especially golf, and spent many hours with his family participating and savoring these sports. He was the family strength... problems dissolved in his presence, especially when you looked at them through his wonderful sense of humor. His main interest was people and all who knew him loved him. His passing will leave a great void in our lives.
Survivors include his wife, Josephine; a son, Ray Kenneth (wife Beth) Faddis; and two daughters, Helen Fay Faddis and Marie (husband Dennis) Egbert, all from the Salt Lake City area. Also surviving are 14 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by a great-granddaughter, Melissa Alder; and three brothers, Samuel, LaVern and Karl Faddis.
Funeral services will be Thursday, January 3rd, 11 a.m. at the McKinley Ward Chapel, 1863 South West Temple, with Bishop Kent Hirschi officiating. Friends may call Wednesday evening from 6-8 at the Holbrook Funeral Chapel, 3251 South 2300 East, and at the church on Thursday from 10-10:45 a.m. Interment: Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park. Funeral Directors: The Holbrook Funeral Chapel.
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