Friday, May 29, 2020

SUBSCRIPTIONS

Moab, UT

63.4 F
Moab
More

    John Patrick Unger, 1948 ~ 2010

    Featured Stories

    Arches, Canyonlands to reopen May 29

    Arches and Canyonlands national parks will partially reopen to the public at the end of the month, according to a spokesperson for the parks, following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and state and local public health authorities.

    County to diversify post-virus

    The impacts of the pandemic have renewed local leaders’ focus on a topic many have worried over for years but must now confront in much starker terms: Economic diversification.

    The party is over at Imagination Station art supply store

    Cindy Sue Hunter serves a customer at her art supply store, Imagination Station, which has been reconfigured to allow shoppers to do what Hunter calls “door shopping."

    John Patrick (Wally) Unger 62, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 4, 2010 in Salt Lake City.

    He was born Jan. 6, 1948 to Richard W. and Hildur N. Unger.

    Wally graduated from Grand County High School in 1966 then served in the U.S. Army from April of 1968 through March of 1970. He returned to Moab and ran a landscape maintenance service for many years.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Hildur Unger. John is survived by his sister, Mary and brother-in-law, Robert Fulton of Wimberley, Texas.

    Friends are invited to attend a graveside memorial to witness the burial of his ashes at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 2651 Spanish Valley Drive, on Saturday, March 27 at 11 a.m. Immediately following will be a gathering of remembrance picnic and balloon release of a small portion of his ashes at the trailhead to Negro Bill Canyon.

    In case of rain, the gathering will be at 349 Park Lane. In lieu of flowers, donations to his memory can be made to Inspiration Hospice, 835 E. 4800 South, Murray, Utah 84107.

    If additional information is needed call Mary Fulton at 512-847-5472, or write her at P. O. Box 1912, Wimberley, TX 78676.

    Share this!

    - Advertisement -

    Latest News

    Youth spots fire, alerts authorities

    "They (firefighters) figured out where the fire was coming from … it started with a cigarette.”

    Broken bones in Left Hand

    All but one of the injuries involved jumping from rocks into a shallow pool at the base of a waterfall.

    Employment data confirms Grand is among worst hit in state

    The figures confirm earlier estimates that roughly one in five to one in six jobs in Grand County have been lost to COVID-19.

    Widespread testing is key to Moab’s path forward

    Once a person develops symptoms of COVID-19, it has likely already been days since they started unknowingly spreading the virus. As such, local health officials want to expand testing locally for the coronavirus.

    How the Canyonlands Care Center is protecting residents

    Part of expanding coronavirus testing in Moab will involve regularly testing residents at the Canyonlands Care Center. This isn’t just part of...