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Obituaries

Lynn Stephen Richards Jr., 87, who presided over the Philippines Manila Mission from 1992-95, the Philippines Manila MTC from 1999-2001 and served as president of the Bountiful Utah Temple from 2003-06, died Dec. 15, 2013, in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Wilbur Thayne Wagner, 83, who presided over the Mexico Tijuana Mission from 1999-2002 and served as president of the Tuxtla GutiƩrrez Mexico Temple from 2004-07, died Dec. 26, 2013, in Mesa, Ariz.

Mervin LeRoy Gifford, 77, who presided over the Mexico Monterrey South Mission from 1989-92, died Dec. 6, 2013, in Preston, Idaho.

Nolan G Draney, 78, who had been serving since 2011 as president of the Newport Beach California Temple, died Dec. 23, 2013, in Mission Viejo, Calif.

Lloyd H. Richmond, 79, who presided over the Peru Lima North Mission from 1991-92, the Argentina Buenos Aires West Mission from 1992-94, and was a counselor in the Denver Colorado Temple from 2001-04, died Dec. 6, 2013, in Littleton, Colo.