William Fenton Waddoups (3 September 1935 – 26 May 2005)
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William F. Waddoups, 69, passed away Thursday, May 26, 2005 after a 2-1/2 year battle with ideopathic liver disease and complications from diabetes.
He was born September 3, 1935 in Preston, Idaho to Fenton and Annie Jane (Jenny) Page Waddoups.
Bill attended school in Corinne, Utah and Preston, ID, graduating from Preston High School in 1953. He served in the US Army at Ft. Hood, Texas. Bill served an LDS mission to the Eastern States from 1955-1957. He earned a BS in Accounting from the University of Utah in 1968 and his MBA also from the University of Utah in 1971.
Bill married Marietta Chamberlain in the Idaho Falls Temple July 12, 1963. They spent 41 fabulous years together. They lived in the Bountiful area for 16 years before moving to South Ogden.
He was a member of Spring Canyon Ward, Weber Stake, where he taught priesthood classes for many years. Bill retired from HAFB as a budget analyst in 2003. He enjoyed gardening and making salsa every fall with the family. He spent many years working in the garage on his special projects. Travel included trips to Hawaii and cruises to the Caribbean and Alaska. Visits to Jackson, Teton, Wyoming, and St. George were also favorite summer pastimes.
Surviving are his wife, Marietta; sons; daughter; and grandsons; and his sister. Preceded in death by his father, Fenton; mother, Jenny; sisters, Lucia Troseth, Zelma Comish, Jean Nelson, Donna Waddoups; and brother, Jay Waddoups.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday June 1, 11 a.m. at Leavitt's Mortuary, 836 36th Street, Ogden. Friends and family may call Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. and one hour prior to the services Wednesday. Interment, Dayton, ID.
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