Roger Nelson Mead, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017 surrounded by his family.
He was born Oct 26th, 1945 in Jefferson, New York to Harry G. Mead and Olma Fay Foote. Roger served in the U.S. Army in Okinawa during the Vietnam war. He was
stationed at the Tooele Army Depot and worked there for 35 years, and served in the Army National Guard for 18 Yrs. During that time he met and married the love of
his life, Joyce Ann Breitigam on Jan 1, 1965 and later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple on March 31, 1971. Together they raised four children. Roger served on the
North Tooele County Fire Department for 20 yrs. A job he absolutely loved. He also worked as a school crossing guard for the elementary schools for the last few years
of his life, the children had such a wonderful love for him.
He is survived by his wife Joyce of 52 years and his children Tamera E. Sutton, Donna L. (Jim) Haines, Roger Michael Mead, Dale (Misty) Mead. 16 grandchildren
and 8 great grandchildren, and brother Leon (Wilma) Mead. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Linda Peterson, and special Daughter in law Camila
(Cami) Faye Mead.
A viewing will be held on Sunday, June 25th at the LDS church at 2032 N. Churchwood Dr Tooele UT, 84074 at Sunday June 25th at 6:30pm - 8:30pm.
Funeral services will held at the same location on Monday June 26th. Viewing to be held at 9:30am - 10:30 services begin at 11:00am. Interment will follow at Tooele City Cemetery.