Gillies Funeral Chapel

 

J. Clair Mordue

February 26, 1931 ~ July 21, 2017

Visitation: Tuesday from 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Gillies Funeral Chapel, 634 East 200 South, Brigham City, UT.

Graveside services: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at the Brigham City Cemetery, 495 East 500 South.

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BRIGHAM CITY – J. Clair Mordue, 86, passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on February 26, 1931 in Spanish Fork, Utah, son of J. Fred and Verda Ludlow Mordue. He graduated from Tintic High School and Utah Technical College. Clair married his sweetheart, Sherlene Sparks on June 25, 1951 in Manti, Utah. Sherlene preceded him in death on February 9, 2004. He enjoyed rock collecting, gardening, travel, carpentry and reading. Surviving are three children: John C. (Virginia) Mordue, New York City, NY; MarvaLe "Lee" (Kenny) McDaniel, Sunriver,OR; Jay R. (Sylvia) Mordue, Ogden, UT; two grandchildren, Jay Clair McDaniel and Erik Wayne McDaniel and four great grandchildren, one sister, Colleen Thomas of Vernal, UT. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Sherlene, two granddaughters, Krista Ann McDaniel and Elizabeth Mordue. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at the Brigham City Cemetery, 495 East 500 South. Family will greet friends on Tuesday from 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Gillies Funeral Chapel, 634 East 200 South, Brigham City, UT.


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FAREWELL CLAIR. YOU WERE A GREAT BROTHER-IN-LAW. THANKS FOR THE JEEP RIDES, THE FISHING TRIPS AND MANY OTHER ADVENTURES. YOUR STRENGTH, YOUR STEADY HAND, AND MANY OTHER QUALITIES WILL BE GREATLY MISSED.

Marvin Sparks

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You gave more love and joy, happiness and love with our Nana and Merrill Burnham and Carl Mack and our immediate family that left us light-hearted and blessed in your short time with us. A TRUE and loving friend. You will forever be in our hearts and lives. Thank you, "Bucket" for sharing your lives with us. Much love. Forever! P.S. Don't try to meld out on 9s. It doesn't work. Be happy and love to Charlene.

Red

 

 

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