David George Peay

1938 ~ 2022

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David George Peay, age 84, passed away on August 14, 2022. He was born July 5, 1938, in American Fork, Utah to Ethan and Anna Peay.
He married Gail Stearns November 22, 1961, in the Salt Lake Temple. They had 4 children together. Gail passed away in 2016. David later married Shawna White in the Mount Timpanogos Temple.

He is survived by his wife Shawna, son Rick (Ruth) Peay, daughters Karen (Troy) Egbert, Linda (Rob) Ross, and Amy (Michael) Bird, stepchildren Aaron (Kandice) Rosenberg, Adam (Rachel) Rosenberg, Alex Rosenberg, and Andrew (Katie) Rosenberg, 30 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Gail, parents, sisters MaryBeth Peterson and Deanna Law.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday August 20, 2022, at the LDS church located at 275 East 10600 South in Sandy, Utah. A viewing will be held from 6:00-8:00 pm on Friday, August 19, 2022, and on Saturday morning from 9:30-10:30 am prior to the services at the church. Interment Larkin Sunset Gardens.

Thanks to the many friends, neighbors and caregivers who helped the family through this difficult time and a special thanks to Applegate Home Health for their excellent care and allowing David to spend his last days being cared for at home.

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Shawna, we want you to know how much we love you and David. We wish you all the the best in the future.

- Brent and Marcia Atkinson

David served in the same mission as my husband. He was a good man and we’re sure his family will miss him greatly. We are sorry for your loss.

- Betsy & Allan Wiscombe

Dave was such a good friend and a quiet giant. He was faithful and well loved. He will certainly be missed!!!!

- Brad Stone

Even though we didn't see much of each other these last several years it still seems like an end to an era.
We had some wonderful times while in the service in Fort Carson, and then when we lived in White City at the same time. I miss both Dave and Gail they were awesome friends.

- Jacob Burns

Dear family of David, we are saddened to hear that David passed and is reunited with your Mother and other loved ones. David and I worked together in the insurance industry for several years. He was a wonderful friend and person . His quiet, gentle demeanor was admired. My husband have many good memories of him and your Mom. May your memories give you comfort as you go through this difficult time. God bless you all.

- Mary-Agnes Rager

David I am going to miss you as a neighbor and the neighborhood just will not be the same, with out you. But I know the lord has many task for you to fulfill
You will be missed
Jerry and Ruby soderquist

- Gerald Soderquist

So grateful you chose to Zoom David’s funeral!

- Gail Adamson