Don Applegate, 1946-2019

Don Allen Applegate, 72, passed away peacefully at his home in Moab, Utah on June 6, 2019.

Don was born Dec. 16, 1946 in Douglas County, Missouri.

His father, Burl Applegate; his mother, Hazel Applegate Keene; three brothers, Robert Henry Applegate, Burl Applegate, Jr., Roy Lee Applegate; and his sister, Dorothy McGinnis, preceded him in death.

He is survived by and lives on in his daughter, Carol Lee Applegate of Gilbert, Arizona; his son, Joey Don Applegate of Cortez, Colorado; his brothers, David Applegate of Moab; Gary Applegate of Sparta, Missouri, and sisters, Brenda Elliott, Renda Hill and Lenda Shepard, who also reside in Missouri. In addition, he will be dearly missed by his granddaughters, Alyssa Nichole Arnold and Kyli Jo Applegate; his grandsons, Presley Allen, Jayden John and Coby Glen; and a future great-grandchild, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, friends and many whose lives he touched.

At Don’s request cremation has taken place and a private celebration of life will take place at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Don’s name to CNS Home Health and Hospice in Moab.

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