Howard G. Condie|
1933 ~ 2014
Howard Gibson Condie, 81, died peacefully Saturday, June 21, 2014 in Orem/Provo, Utah.
Howard was born January 20, 1933 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Gibson Condie and Hilda Marie Mann Condie. He attended Monroe School first grade through ninth grade and graduated from Cyprus High School in 1951. Howard participated in all sports, receiving football scholarships from Westminster College and Brigham Young University. He served his country as a Corporal (CPL) in the US Army; he received an honorable discharge January 19, 1955. He married Karen Petersen July 19, 1957 in the Salt Lake Temple, who he loved dearly. Howard played football "Tackle" position for BYU, graduating in the spring of 1959 in Education. He was proud to be a Cougar.
Howard taught at Cyprus High School in the Granite School District, for 36 years, retiring in August 1995. He was to be inducted into the Cyprus High School Hall of Fame in September 2014, honoring him for his years of coaching many sports and teaching driver's education to generations of students. Howard was currently employed at A-1 Driving School; he worked there for 30 years. Howard taught driver's education for 55 years. He was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints serving in the Bishopric, Elders Quorum, High Priest Group leadership and Scouting programs. Through Howard's teaching career with students and his various church callings, he loved many and served diligently.
Howard forever will "Rise and Shout, and cheer the Cougars of BYU." His stories, love of the great outdoors, sense of humor, work ethic, service towards others, passion for life, and testimony of the gospel will continue to be his legacy.
Howard was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Thelma Mann and his twin, Helen Sanderson. He is survived by his loving wife, Karen Petersen Condie; their children: Bryan Howard (Lynn), Calvin Gibson (Carrie), Russell Noalen (Colette), Lynette (Stanford) Hadley. He received great joy from his 13 grandchildren and 1 great-granddaughter. Also survived by sister, Janice Woodbury.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 28, 2014, 11:00 a.m. at the Provo Utah Edgemont North Stake Chapel, 4525 North Canyon Road, Provo, Utah 84604. Family and friends may attend a viewing Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at McDougal Funeral Home, 4330 South Redwood Road, Taylorsville, Utah 84123 and Saturday at the Stake Center from 10-10:45 a.m. After services on Saturday, interment will be at 3:30 p.m. at Valley View Memorial Park, 4400 West 4100 South, West Valley City, Utah 84120. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the General Missionary Fund of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Published in Deseret News from June 26 to June 27, 2014