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Leonard Reed Alder

Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA
Death: July 16, 1970 (71)
Union, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter Abplanalp, Jr. and Mary Jane Abplanalp
Husband of Lorna M. Alder

Occupation: Dentist
Managed by: Terry Hubert Brown
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1898 Midway Wasatch County Utah, USA

Death: Jul. 16, 1970 Union Salt Lake County Utah, USA

Midway Native Dies at 71

UNION — Dr. Leonard Reed Alder, 71, 1500 E. Creek Road, Union, died Thursday at his home. He was born Oct. 28, 1898, in Midway, Wasatch County, a son of Peter and Mary Jane Abplanalp Alder.

He married Lorna Forbush on April 21,1932, in Salt Lake City.

Dr. Alder was a dentist for 41 years until his retirement. He was a member of the Christian Scientist Church. A graduate of University of Utah, Dr. Alder received his doctorate of dental surgery from the University of Southern California in 1927, with honorary degree cum laude. He was Kamas High School principal for one year. Dr. Alder was a member of the American Dental Association, Utah State Dental Association, Salt Lake District Dental Society, where he served as president. He was a veteran of World War II.

Survivors include his widow; one daughter and two sons, Dr. John L. Alder, Midway; William L. Alder, Salt Lake City; Mrs. Jay Craig (Susan) Carlos, San Francisco, Calif.; five grandchildren; four sisters, Mrs. T.J.(Myrtle) Snarr and Mrs. C. Richard (Lacy) Sundquist, both Salt Lake City; Mrs. Guy (Teresa) Coleman, Midway; Mrs. Diamond (Vilate) Adams, Layton.

Funeral services will be held Monday at noon at 4760 S. State, where friends may call one-half hour prior to services. Burial will be in the Murray City Cemetery. The family requests contributions to the Research Department at U of U.

Source- THE HERALD, Provo. Utah Sunday, July 19, 1970

Family links:

  • Lorna M. Forbush Alder (1911 - 1990)*

Burial: Murray City Cemetery Murray Salt Lake County Utah, USA Plot: 11 123 1

Maintained by: Anne Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So... Record added: Feb 02, 2000 Find A Grave Memorial# 56961

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October 28, 1898
Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA
July 16, 1970
Age 71
Union, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, USA