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Obituary for Don James East

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Don James East

March 24, 1924 - December 22, 2016

Don James East has returned to his Father in Heaven and his beloved wife, Elaine.  He was born March 24, 1924 in West Weber, Utah to Harold James East and Eliza Buck.


Don was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  He held may positions, especially teaching in the Sunday School.  He served an LDS mission in the Southern States.


Don married Elaine LaVon Shreeve on February 4, 1949 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.  From this union they had four daughters, Dianne East, Gaylene (Andy) Black, Cherylin Rae and Jody (Lamar) Eggleston; 10 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by his wife, Elaine, daughter, Gaylene and grandson, Don.


The family would like to thank the members of Intermountain Hospice who helped take wonderful care of him.


A Viewing will be on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the West Weber LDS 3rd Ward Building, 4100 West 900 South, West Weber, Utah.  Funeral Services will be held Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 11:00 am at the West Weber 3rd Ward Chapel.  Friends may visit with the family prior to services from 10:00 to 10:45 am.


Interment at West Weber Cemetery.


Arrangements under the direction of Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 36th Street, Ogden, Utah.


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Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

4100 West 900 South, West Weber, Utah

Service Information

Date: Thursday, December 29, 2016

4100 West 900 South, West Weber, Utah

Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, December 29, 2016

West Weber Cemetery


4699 West 1000 Morth, , West Weber, UT,

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Born: March 24, 1924
Died: December 22, 2016

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Patti Willoughby posted on 12/26/16

My love I send to each of you,at this time of loss....may you all find comfort in your memories, peace in knowing he is now in the presence of our Heavenly Father,and "Mom",and all his loved ones....I am sending you all,my love. ..and hugs....xo