John Patrick Unger, 1948 ~ 2010

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.