Quentin Covey Gardner, Senior, a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and great-great grandfather passed away Wednesday June 12, 2019. His parents were Mae Saunders Covey and Joseph D Gardner Sr, of Salt Lake City, Utah.
He married Karlla Jean Wright in the Salt Lake Temple on January 25, 1956, andthey have been married for 63 years. They have four children, Vickie (Carl) Klingaman, Bob Dale Harris, Quentin Covey (Judy) Gardner Jr, Michael Dee (Heather) Gardner. He has 15 grandchildren, 37 great grandchildren and 9 great-great grandchildren.
He was an Electrical/Mechanical Engineer working for Solar Turbines International, building power generation plants for the oil fields. He has traveled the world (64+ countries) having dinner with Sheikh, held prisoner, met the Pope, in multiple airplane and helicopter crashes and last of all he was chased by head hunters.
Friends and family may call Monday, June 17, 2019 at Webb Funeral Home, 1005 South 800 East, Preston, Idaho from 6:00-7:00 pm. Grave side services will be held on Tuesday June 18, 2019 at 12:00 pm at Larkin’s Sunset Gardens, 1950 East 10600 South, Sandy, Utah.
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