David Edward Lindquist

November 14, 1940 - October 21, 2019

David Edward Lindquist passed away on October 21, 2019 at the age of 78. He was born on November 14, 1940 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is survived by his son Jeffrey David (Mindy) Lindquist, son in law Brian DeTemple,  two granddaughters Alexis and Candice DeTemple. He is preceded in death by his wife of 49 years Gwendolyn Davies Lindquist, and daughter DeLynne Lindquist DeTemple.

David is the third youngest of 11 children. He graduated from Granite High School and attended a tradetec school to become a welder. He hired on with a Caterpillar Dealership where he worked as a track press operator, welder, and later became a supervisor or the welding shop. David dedicated 46 years of continuous service before retiring in 2005.

Some of the things that David enjoyed in is life was coaching his children’s sports teams. He also loved going fishing and boating with family and friends. Upland game hunting and fishing with his son are some of David’s memorable times. During his retired years David took up the sport of Golf. He always remembered to take his clubs when he and Gwen would travel. David and Gwen loved spending time with their granddaughters Alexis and Candice. David also took great pride in his garden every summer. He would spend hours making sure everything was just right. He will be greatly missed!

A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesdy, October 30th from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at Starks Funeral Parlor, 3651 South 900 East, Salt Lake City. Guests are encouraged to use the complimentary valet parking on the north side of the building. David will be laid to rest with his wife at Larkin Sunset Lawn in a private ceremony.

The family would like to thank all the caregivers throughout the years.

He will be greatly missed!

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