CARBONVILLE - Gardell Auberger, age 66, passed away Dec. 21, 2006 in Price.
He was born March 18, 1940 in Carbonville to Frank and Melinda Gentry Auberger. Married Karen Ivie July 8, 1966 in Elko, Nev.
Member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Longtime resident of Carbon County, where he was a retired employee of the Carbon School District.
He graduated from Utah Tech College with a degree in electrical drawing.
For many years, Gardell owned and operated a body and fender shop in Carbonville.
Gardell was a helping hand to all and he especially loved sharing time with his family and grandchildren.
Gardell enjoyed his many friends over the years and he will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Survived by wife, Karen Auberger, Carbonville; son, Todd (Tammy) Auberger, Ferron; daughter, Melinda Auberger and her fiance Jeremy Anderson, Carbonville; daughter-in-law, Penie Auberger, Price; four grandchildren; brother, Bill (Dorothy) Gentry, Beaver Dam, Ariz.; and sister, Ruth Pecharich, Salt Lake City. Preceded in death by parents; son, Troy Clair Auberger; sisters, Claudette House, Carmen Waters; and brothers, Ellis Auberger, Jack Gentry and LaVille Auberger.
Funeral service Thursday, Dec. 28, 1 p.m. at Spring Glen LDS Ward Chapel, located at 4000 North 2000 West. Family will be at Mitchell Funeral Home Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. and at the church Thursday one hour prior to service. Interment, Cliffview Cemetery, Price.
MOAB - Our loving husband, father, grandfather and friend, William D. McDougald, age 79, passed away peacefully Dec. 19, 2006 in Price.
He was born March 12, 1927 in Holiday, Texas to David Cullen and Mary E. Daum McDougald. Married Mildred E. Bowen May 29, 1948 in Queens, N.Y., they later divorced. Married Doris Ann Wilson Jan. 14, 1984 in Moab.
William honorably served in the U.S. Air Force during the end stages of World War II.
William graduated from Grand County High School. He then attended the University of Utah achieving a masters degree in geology. During his college years he joined the ROTC as a second lieutenant.
Over the years, he owned and operated Geological Services and was recognized authority on uranium and vanadium in the western United States.
He was a member of the Moab Elks Lodge 2021 and the Lions Club. He served 21 years on Moab City council, four years on the planning commission, and four years as mayor.
He received the first College of Eastern Utah honorary doctorate degree. William enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and especially golf.
The family wishes to express their heartfelt thanks to the loving staff at the Heirloom Inn; Dr. Daniel Monahan; Dr. Glenn Etzel; and Dr. David Nichols for their love and care of William over the past year.
Survived by wife, Doris, and her family; son, Michael (Charlene) McDougald; daughter, Janel (Jon) Anast; stepsons, Kent and Scott Ross; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Frances (Harold) Foy; Moab; Mary (Reid) Davis, Farmington; Dorothy (Fred) Markle, Moab; and a community of friends. Preceded in death by parents; and brothers, David C. McDougald Jr. and K.E. McDougald.
Memorial service, Thursday, Dec. 28, 10 a.m., at the Community Church located at 544 MiVida Drive, Moab. Family will be at the church one hour prior to service. Family suggests in lieu of flowers donations be made to the Community Church in Moab, P.O. Box 88, Moab, UT 84532. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home of Price.
PRICE - Our loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and dear friend, Dominic Bruno, age 79, passed away peacefully Dec. 21, 2006 at home while surrounded by his loving family.
He was born April 24, 1927 in Spring Glen to Pete L. and Mary Pianfetti Bruno. Married Marva Rae Drolc Dec. 1, 1950 in Price.
"Dom" was a lifelong resident of Carbon County where he was well known for his skill as a master electrician.
He honorably served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
He was a life member of the Elks Lodge BPOE 1550.
Many of "Dom's" greatest pastimes were spent enjoying the outdoors, fishing, hunting, camping, viewing wildlife and four wheeling.
He enjoyed visiting with family and friends and helping them in all endeavors.
Survived by wife, Marva Rae Bruno, Price; children, Arthur D. (Tonya) Bruno; Jeanece (Steve) Cowan, both of Price; Barbara (Kelly) McKean, Salt Lake City; Larry P. (Janice) Bruno; Marianne (Rick) Hanson, both of Price; Martin R. (Eileen) Bruno, Helper; brother, Pete L. Bruno, Price; sister, Susan Friend, Westminister, Calif.; brother-in-law, James Paletta, Helper; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Ronald (Georgie) Drolc, Richfield; Jim (Mary Lou) Terry, Craig, Colo.; and special friend, Robert Pike, Price. Also survived by 13 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents; sister, Mary Ross; brother, Daniel Bruno; sisters-in-law, Doris Bruno Betty Paletta; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Robert and Myrna Drolc.
The family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks and appreciation to Rocky Mountain Hospice, especially to Angie and Deborah.
Funeral service Wednesday, Dec. 27, 10 a.m., at Mitchell Funeral Home. Family will be at Mitchell's Tuesday evening, 6 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday one hour prior to service. Interment, Price city cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Rocky Mountain Hospice, 60 E. 100 North, Price, UT 84501.