WELLINGTON - Edward Grant 'Teddy' Oliver, age 74, passed away March 23, 2009 at his home in Wellington.
Teddy was born July 17, 1934 to LeGrand Grant and Cora Mable (Tucker) Oliver in Elmo. He married Rose M. Pettet July 3, 1979 in Elko, Nev.
Teddy enjoyed riding horses and especially teaching his grandchildren how to ride.
He also enjoyed the outdoors, camping with his friends and especially his family.
He worked for the Mays Foundry as a machinist for 17 plus years.
He is survived by his wife, Rose M.; children; Thomas B. Hawkins of Orange Park, Fla.; Robert E. (Marla) Hawkins of West Valley; Cheryl A. (Jim) Haws, of West Valley; Vickie L. Hawkins of West Valley; Roy F. Sibert of West Valley; Ina M. Jellins of Salt Lake City; and Ralph Oliver of Salt Lake City; brothers, Kenneth (Marilyn) Oliver of Highland and Alfred (Yvonne) Oliver of Elmo; 17 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by parents; siblings and in-laws; John (Carol) Oliver, Larie (Merwin) Johansen, Fred Oliver and Vernell (Norma) Oliver.
Funeral services will be Friday, March 27, at 2 p.m. at the Wellington 2nd LDS Ward Chapel, 935 East Main. A viewing will be Friday from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. prior to the services at the chapel. Interment will be in the Elmo Town Cemetery. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary.
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