Joe Eskelson, 75, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, passed away August 9, 1998 in his home, after a short bout with cancer.
Born March 21, 1923, Park City, Utah, to Henry and Olive Eskelson. Married Helen Nielsen July 6, 1942 in Salt Lake City. Veteran US Navy. Retired driver from Greyhound Bus Lines after 31 years of faithful service. Avid golfer who enjoyed gardening and talking to the neighbors.Survived by wife; sons and daughter, Rick (Beck), Diane (Bruce), Doug (Dawn), Darrell (Yvonne); 12 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister, Delsa.
A special thanks to Dawn for taking care of Joe and all his special needs.
Funeral services will be held Friday, August 14, 1998, 11 a.m. at Larkin Sunset Gardens, 10600 South 1700 East, where friends may call Thursday evening from 5-7 p.m. and Friday one hour prior to services.
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