L. Richard (Bud) Barnson|
1924 ~ 2013
Bud passed away January 23 2013 at his home surrounded by loved ones.
He was born on December 26,1924. Bud married the love of his life Shirley Rae Harwood on July 10, 1951. Bud served in the U.S. Navy. He was a retired Lieutenant of 36 years at the S.L.C Fire Dept. Bud was an entrepreneur of many businesses in Utah. He was an incredible father. He would do anything for his kids. Bud had the most positive outlook on life. He enjoyed golfing, boating and tennis. He was an avid runner and was Copper Club shooting champion. He had a love for telling jokes. We will love and miss you every day but you will always be in our hearts. WE LOVE YOU DADDY-O
Bud is survived by his wife of 61 years, Shirley. Children: Blair (Mary), Lisa (Dave Kurtz), Brad, Leslie Matthews, Gary ( Jennifer), 12 grandchildren and 8.5 great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents Bernard and Etta, brothers Arden, Sheril and Thayne.
We would like to thank the hospice care givers Kim and Dean for their love and kindness.
A viewing will be held Sunday, January 27, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Aspen Funeral Services 459 West Universal Circle, Sandy Utah (9150 South).
A graveside service will be held at Larkin Sunset Gardens 1950 East 10600 South, Sandy Utah Monday, January 28, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.
Funeral Directors: Aspen Funeral Services
Published in Deseret News on Jan. 26, 2013