Jeffrey Dean Jaggar, 40, of Idaho Falls, passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center due to a work accident.
Jeff was born Oct. 31, 1973, in Idaho Falls to Frank Stephen Jaggar and Eileen Marie Stewart Jaggar. He lived all his life in Idaho Falls and attended Holy Rosary Elementary School, Clair E. Gale Jr. High School and graduated from Idaho Falls High School.
After high school, he joined the U.S. Navy. Upon returning home, he completed an apprenticeship through the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) and received his journeyman's license.
On Aug. 14, 2009, he married Beth Anne Reynolds in Idaho Falls. Jeff, Beth and their son, Trenton, made their home in Idaho Falls, where Jeff worked as an electrician for Wheeler Electric.
He was a loving husband, father, brother and son. He touched many lives and was admired by all. He loved spending time with friends and family and greatly enjoyed four-wheeling and camping.
Jeff is survived by his wife, Beth Jaggar of Idaho Falls; son, Trenton Jaggar of Idaho Falls; parents, Frank and Eileen Jaggar of Idaho Falls; sister, Leslie (Mark) Andrus of Idaho Falls and their daughters, Morgan and Kassidy; sister, Lisa (Mike) McConnell of Rigby and their son, Vince; sister-in-law, Carla (Kameron) Were of Salt Lake City and their son, Mikhail; close family member, Roger Lamoni of Salt Lake City; parents-in-law, Linda (Bruce) Criswell of Idaho Falls and their grandchildren, Devin and Hailey.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents.
A gathering will be held from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at Wood Funeral Home East Side, 963 S. Ammon Road.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to an account at East Idaho Credit Union in the name of Trenton Jaggar, to benefit Jeff and Beth's son.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.woodfuneralhome.com.