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John William Cumberledge
aka Jack, Yogi the Bear
Sandy, UT-John William Cumberledge, age 87, passed away by surrounded by his loving family on Nov 25, 2013. John was born March 1, 1926 to Forrest and Frances Cumberledge in Holladay, Utah. Graduated from Granite High, joined the U.S. Marine Corp., received an honorable discharge. Married Lois Benzon Aug 25, 1947 and together they had 5 children. Owned Jack's Body Shop, retired in 2004. Dad's greatest accomplishment in life was the gift of love and laughter, remaining in the hearts of every life he touched.
Survived by his wife Lois, children: Terry, Barbara (Paul) Blanchette, Katherine, Franni & brother James A. Cumberledge; 13 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by son John and brother Robert.
Viewing: Fri. Nov 29th, from 6-8pm at Holladay-Cottonwood Mortuary. Funeral Mass Sat. Nov 30th, 12 pm at St. Vincent's Church, with viewing 1 hour prior.
The Family wishes to thank The Wentworth at Willowcreek and Brighton Hospice for the exceptional and loving care provided to Dad. With gratitude one cannot express with common words, we add special thanks to Barbara Blanchette for her hard work as primary caregiver. Condolences may be shared with the family at www.holladaycottonwoodmortuary.com
Published in Deseret News on Nov. 28, 2013
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