Donald Henry Beardall
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nald H. Beardall
Donald Henry Beardall, 80, of Spanish Fork, died Wednesday, February 8, 2006 at the Mountain View Hospital in Payson. He was born on April 5, 1925 in Springville, Utah, the son of Alvin Romanzo & Sarah Leota Scott Beardall. He married Darlene Marie Falkner in Elko, Nevada, they were later divorced.
Don attended Springville schools and graduated from Springville High School in 1944. Don was the athletic director in High School. He worked at PDM as a painter, also was a baker in Springville and as a worker on the railroad. Don worked as a custodian for 30 years for the LDS Church and for 32 years as a bus driver for Nebo School District. Don served as president of the classified personnel for Utah.
Don enjoyed goose hunting. He spent much of his time at the ball park watching games and was an umpire at many numerous ball games. He coached 9th wards Jr. MN for many years and went to all church in 1968. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day saints.
Survivors include three sons and one daughter: George D. (Valorie) Beardall, of Spanish Fork; Sherry L. Beardall of Sacramento, California; Craig (Julie) Beardall, of Santaquin; Kelly (Donna) Beardall, of Spanish Fork, 12 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; one brother and three sisters: Ida Hardy, of Springville; Leola (Harvey) Hammond, of Springville; Melvin Beardall, of Lawrence, Ut., and Jeannette Jones, of Orem. He was preceded in death by four brothers and five sisters: Beth Beardall, Leo Beardall, Doris Beardall, Ray Beardall, Dorothea B. Cook; Leota B. Cox, Oran Beardall, Scott Beardall, Jean B. Merriweather, 2 grandchildren: Lance Beardall, Candice Beardall, and two great grandchildren: Olivia Larsen and Eli Larsen.
Funeral services will be Monday, January 13, 2006 at 11 am in the Spanish Fork 9th Ward Chapel, 90 South Main Street, Spanish Fork. Friends may call at the Walker Mortuary, 187 South Main, Spanish Fork on Sunday evening 6 til 8 pm or Monday at the ward building from 9:45 til 10:45 prior to the services. Burial will be in the Spanish Fork City Cemetery.