A sad day for Huntsville Town: Funeral Services for Jerald Engstrom

A sad day for Huntsville Town:
Funeral Services for Jerald Engstrom

Jerald Noel Engstrom

Jerald Noel Engstrom returned to his Heavenly Father on Thursday, January 21, 2016. He was the son of Chester and Bertha Engstrom. He married Shirley Deem on June 27, 1958 in the Salt Lake Temple. Together, they had six children. He was loved by his family and will be missed.

Jerald graduated from Weber High School, University of Utah, and George Washington Law School. He also joined the Army and served during the Korean conflict.

As a 4th generation Huntsville native, he loved Huntsville and gave many years of dedicated service to the community. He had a “finger on the pulse” of the town and worked for the well-being of its citizens. He was respected by all and well-liked in the community.

Jerald was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and held many offices and fulfilled many callings. He especially enjoyed home teaching. His influence on his companions and families changed and blessed many lives. He loved to read and watch sports. He enjoyed gardening and loved history.

He is survived by his children; Susan (Vernon) Maas, Kathleen Engstrom, Jeanette (Rich) Tregeagle, Michael (KeeNan) Engstrom, James Engstrom, and Nathan (Elisa) Engstrom, and 12 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Chester and Bertha Engstrom, and his brother, Bert Engstrom.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at the Huntsville 2nd Ward, 277 S 7400 E, Huntsville. A viewing will be held on Monday at Myers Mortuary, 845 Washington Blvd, Ogden on January 25, 2016 from 6 to 8 p.m. and prior to services on Tuesday at 11:30 to 12:30 at the church.

Interment, Huntsville Cemetery

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Church Missionary Fund, The Perpetual Education Fund, or The Weber County Children’s Justice Center. – See more at: http://www.myers-mortuary.com/obituary/Jerald-Noel-Engstrom/Huntsville-UT