Ned Nalder(1928 - 2014)

Ned N Nalder
March 3, 1928 ~ March 29, 2014
Ned N Nalder, 86, passed away peacefully of natural causes on March 29, 2014 surrounded by his family.
He was born in Layton, Utah on March 3, 1928 to Byron Joseph and Margaret Morgan Nalder. He grew up on the family farm with his seven brothers and sister, where he enjoyed riding and caring for horses. An interest that continued throughout his life. After graduating from Davis High School he enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and then continued his education at Utah State University, graduating in Psychology. He married the love of his life, Rebecca K. Adams, also from Layton, on August 20, 1955. Ned worked for many years in sales and also worked with his brother Bruce on the Nalder Sod farm. Early on, Ned was actively involved in Layton City civic affairs and the Chamber of Commerce. Ned had fun memories of managing the old Dipper Drive Inn on Main Street. He was a member of the LDS church where he served in numerous callings throughout his life. For many years Ned enjoyed attending the Priesthood session of General Conference with his sons and grandsons, followed by an all you can eat buffet.
He enjoyed Sunday drives, family picnics up the canyon, watching sons and grandkids play sports, soft serve ice cream cones and going to Great Harvest for a slice of bread.
He is survived by his three sons Adam (Stephanie) Nalder, Nathan (Delaney) Nalder, and Eric (Angie) Nalder, 10 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Also brothers Leland and Berny Nalder and sister Margaret Nilsen.
Preceded in death by his parents, wife, Rebecca and brothers, William, Lewis, Bruce and Roger.
Special thanks to all his caregivers at Legacy Village of Layton and AFI Hospice.
The viewing will be held on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 from 6-8 pm at the LDS Chapel, 1480 West Phillips Street, Kaysville, Utah. The funeral will be held Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 11:00 am with a viewing at the same location prior to the services at 9:45-10:45 am.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the LDS missionary fund.
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Published in Deseret News on Mar. 30, 2014