ALTAMONT - George Eugene Brundage, age 77, of Bluebell, died suddenly Oct. 25, 2011 due to complications from cancer.
He was born Jan. 3, 1934 to George Samuel and Reva Eleanor Keele Brundage. Eugene attended school in Price. He served four years in the Navy between 1952-1956 during the Korean War. He worked many different jobs starting at the age of 12. He married Judith May Bird, Jan. 17, 1953, later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple. He started working for Duchesne County in 1974 and was there until he retired in 1996.
He liked to fish, hunt, camp, and haul wood until he could not do so, but his greatest love was his family and spending time with them. He has been a Temple worker for the last nine years at the Vernal Temple. He loved temple work.
He is survived by his wife, Judith of 58 years; daughters, Connie (Steven) Watterson, Reva (Kevin) Patterson, Cristy (David) Oaks, Robin (Brian) Taylor, Jodi (Michael) Cooper, Kim (Gary) Lindsey, and grandson, Cuyler Brundage; 50 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren; a sister, Twila Mae (Roy) McKendrick, brother, Gerald (Lorraine) Brundage and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Rawlin and Sheldon, sister, Donna Lynn McKendrick, and sons, Robert and Kelly.
Funeral services held Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011 at 11 a.m. at the Altamont LDS Stake Center.
Burial in the Price Cemetery at 2:45 p.m. with military honors.
Condolences may be shared at www.hullingermortuary.com.