1946 ~ 2013
Bountiful, Utah-Heber Gale Bird, 66 past away Jan 26th 2013 at Avalon Care Facility Surrounded by his loving family. Born July 2nd, 1946 in SLC, UT. He married M. Joyce Barber July 22nd 1968. They later divorced.
He served in the US Army
for just over 10 years. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War
. He was awarded several medals from that service in Vietnam. He also achieved his Eagle Scout Award. He was our world traveler who loved to travel, he always liked to see what new things he could find and do.
He is survived by his mother Helen, daughter Michelle Hofeling (Ray), son Grant Bird (Marci), 7 Grandchildren, 4 Great Grandchildren, also 4 siblings, David Bird (Carolyn), Coralee Caroll (Michael) Ronald Bird, Kathy Palmer (Brian) and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his father, Gale, Brother Brian and many other loved ones. The family would like to thank Avalon, Life Care and the Bickford Home for Adults for your loving care.
Services will be held on Wednesday February 6, 2013 at 12 noon at the West Bountiful 1st ward 311 North 800 West, West Bountiful, UT. A viewing will be held one hour prior to services. Interment will be held at Veterans Memorial Park 17111 Camp Williams Road, Bluffdale Utah.