Justin Richard Tranter 4/17/79 ~ 4/7/05 Justin Richard Tranter returned to his Heavenly Father April 7, 2005. Justin was born April 17, 1979 to Richard Reid and Marianne Finch Tranter. He married the love of his life, Ashley Van Dyke, May 18, 2001 in the Mt. Timpanogos Temple. Justin was an active member of the LDS Church, he served an honorable mission in Calgary, Canada and maintained his enthusiasm for sharing the Gospel. Justin was gentle and kind. He was a devoted husband, father, son, and brother. He had a quick wit, a ready smile, and the ability to make you feel good. He did not judge and forgave freely. He valued family traditions and ended each day with a bowl of popcorn. Justin is survived by his wife; his two year old son, Ty; and Ashley is expecting their second child (August 2005). He is also survived by his parents; sister, Jennifer (David McDon-ough); brothers, David, Devin, Robert, Matthew; in-laws, Lynn and Dana Van Dyke; and his large extended family. Preceded in death by grandmother, Joanne Finch. Funeral services will be held Wed-nesday, April 13, 2005, 11 a.m. at the Canyon Rim Stake Center, 3051 So. 2900 E. SLC, UT. Friends may call Tuesday, April 12, 6-8 p.m. at Jenkins-Soffe South Valley, 1007 West South Jordan Parkway (10600 So.) and Wednesday 9-10:30 a.m. at the church. Interment, Larkin Sunset Gardens.
Published in The Salt Lake Tribune from Apr. 11 to Apr. 12, 2005.