Tedd E. Gottfredson(1936 - 2013)

TEDD GOTTFREDSON St. George, Utah-Tedd E. Gottfredson, 77, passed away in his home Dec. 19, 2013, in St. George. He was born May 31, 1936, TO Wilford J. and Melva Gammell Gottfredson, in Springville, Utah, where he grew up. Sept. 14, 1963, he married June Thornton in Springville, Utah. Following graduation, at the age of 17, he joined the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He worked as a trucker until moving to Las Vegas in 1962, where he worked as an operating engineer for over 50 years. He moved to St. George in 2007. He loved the outdoors, camping, fishing and hunting with his family. He enjoyed throwing horseshoes, going to the rodeo and gardening. He was preceded in death by a brother, Glen; and sister, Evelyn. He is survived by his wife, June; one son and three daughters, Chris of Las Vegas, Tara (Bret) Bananto of Las Vegas, Julie (Shawn) Cross of St. George, and Susan (Mark) Zannis of Henderson; 12 grandchildren; and two brothers, Lynn (Nancy) of Sandy, Utah, and Bob (Glenna) of Springville, Utah. Visitation will be 9:30-10:30 Friday, Dec. 27, with services following at 11 a.m., both at the Metcalf Mortuary Chapel, 288 W. St. George Blvd., St. George. Burial following in the Tonaquint Cemetery. Friends and family are invited to sign our online guest book at www.metcalfmortuary.com

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Metcalf Mortuary - St. George
288 West St. George Blvd.  St. George, UT 84770
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