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Church News: Obituaries

  • Delbert Valentine Groberg, 98, president of the Idaho Falls Temple from 1975-1980, died Dec. 5, 2004, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. A stake patriarch, Brother Groberg and his wife, Jennie Holbrook Groberg, who died in March of this year, had 11 children, including Elder John H. Groberg of the Presidency of the Seventy.
  • A. Delbert Palmer, 86, first president of the Chilean Mission from 1961-1964, died Dec. 6, 2004, in Lethbridge, Alberta.
  • Owen D. West Jr., 73, president of the Utah Ogden Mission from 1991-1994, died Nov. 27, 2004, in Salt Lake City. President West was also a former North America Central family history adviser, and a member of the Chicago Illinois Temple presidency.