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Paul Salisbury


1931 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Paul Salisbury Obituary
1931 ~ 2017
Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, cousin and friend passed away on Oct. 1, 2017. Paul was born in Provo, Utah Sept. 14, 1931 to Paul and Chloe Murdock Salisbury. He married Marilyn Vincent on Feb. 8, 1958. They were sealed in the Salt Lake Temple. They raised 3 children. Paul graduated from BY High in 1949 and attended BYU. He was active in sports, especially tennis. He was on the BYU tennis team and won countless tournaments. He served in France and Germany in the US Army from 1953 to 1955.
He loved the outdoors, especially fishing with his grandchildren. Paul worked in Sales throughout his life. He managed Triangle Tire Service in Bountiful, making many life-long friends. In his later years he served children as a crossing guard for North Salt Lake Police Dept.
He was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, serving in many callings. He was known for his love for others, kind, generous nature, and a strong, honest work ethic.
Paul and Marilyn spent 60 years together. He will be missed greatly by family and friends. Preceded in death by son, Craig, parents, and sister, Geraldine Salisbury Kelly. He is survived by wife, Marilyn, children, Brian (Teresa), Andrea Myrick and 7 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren.
Viewing held at Orchard Stake Center, 3599 Orchard Dr. Bountiful, Fri. Oct. 6, at 10:30 am to 12:30 pm followed by funeral services at 1:00 pm at the church. Interment at the Bountiful City Cemetery.
Thanks to Adagio Hospice, especially Rosemary and Lisa for their loving care.
Published in Salt Lake Tribune on Oct. 4, 2017
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