Lorna M. Alder

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Lorna M. Alder (Forbush)

Birthdate: (78)
Birthplace: Union, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Death: January 27, 1990 (78)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Reuben Henry Forbush and Millie Tranquilla Forbush
Wife of Dr Leonard Reed Alder
Sister of Dellis Reuben Forbush and Private

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About Lorna M. Alder

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Birth: Feb. 25, 1911 Union Salt Lake County Utah, USA

Death: Jan. 27, 1990 Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA


Lorna M. Alder, age 78, our special Mom and Grandmother, died January 27, 1990.

She was born February 25, 1911 in Union, Utah, a daughter of Reuben H. and Millie T. Mower Forbush. On April 21, 1932 Lorna married Dr. L. Reed Alder in Salt Lake City, Utah. He preceded her in death on July 16, 1970.

Lorna was a lifetime member of the Salt Lake City Dental Auxiliary and acted as secretary of both the Salt Lake and State Dental Auxiliary. She was also a longtime member of the Hygeia Ice Skating Club.

Survivors include, daughter, Susan S. Alder, San Francisco, California; sons, John L. Alder, Midvale; William L. Alder, Salt Lake City; five grandchildren, Julie Alder Lawrence, Lori J. Alder, David C. Alder, Bryce R. Alder and Melissa Alder Shaughnessy.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Dellis R. Forbush.

Graveside services will be held Tuesday, January 30, 1990, at 1:30 P.M. in the Murray City Cemetery 5600 So. and Vine Street. Friends may call at Goff Mortuary, 8090 So. State St., Midvale, Tuesday, 12 Noon to 1:00 P.M.

Deseret News Monday, January 29, 1990 Obituary

Family links:

  • Reuben Henry Forbush (1885 - 1956)
  • Millie Tranquilla Mower Forbush (1888 - 1970)
  • Leonard Reed Alder (1898 - 1970)

Burial: Murray City Cemetery Murray Salt Lake County Utah, USA Plot: 11 123 2

Maintained by: Anne Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So... Record added: Feb 02, 2000 Find A Grave Memorial# 36805

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Lorna M. Alder's Timeline

February 25, 1911
Union, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
January 27, 1990
Age 78
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States