Lester Byron Morgan, age 85, passed away Tuesday, May 5, 1998 at the Heritage Care Center in Roy, Utah.

He was born July 2, 1912 in Layton, Utah, a son of Alfred J. and Emily Ellis Morgan. He married Ida Burnett, November 21, 1936 in Ogden, Utah. She passed away June 18, 1988. He married Winnifred Lee Wadman, December 9, 1988 in Ogden, Utah. He had lived in Layton, Utah all his life, graduating from Davis High School. Lester was a member of the LDS Church. Lester enjoyed ranching and farming. He enjoyed working with animals. Working with the earth was his great love. He worked at Hill Air Force Base for 30 years.Surviving are his wife, Winnifred, Roy; two sons, Floyd Morgan (Phyllis), Kaysville; William Morgan (Patricia), Layton; five daughters, Sheryl Jones (Paul), Ogden; Pennie Alsup (Tom), Murray; Sharie Strebel (Kenneth), No. Ogden; Kathleen Call, Roy; Tamara Atkinson (David), Clinton; 22 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren; one brother, Dell Morgan, Jerome, Idaho. He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and two sisters.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 9, 1998 at Lindquist's Layton Mortuary, 1867 No. Fairfield Rd. Friends and family may call Saturday, 12:30-1:45 p.m. at the mortuary. Interment, Kaysville City Cemetery

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