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Howard "Chad" Kirkpatrick

May 5, 1943 ~ March 17, 2020 (age 76)


Howard Chad Kirkpatrick passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Chad was born May 21, 1943 in Salt Lake City, Utah to James Howard and Dorothy (Haycock) Kirkpatrick.

He married Kay Czarnik and together they had two sons Wade and Cori. They later divorced. Chad married Nancy Collard December 1982. She had two children Marty and Jackie. Nancy died January 2007. Chad then married Karen Hess on June 22, 2008. Karen has three children: Stacey, Janet and Mary.

He graduated from High School in Salt Lake City.

Chad worked for General Electric as a motor winder for 25 + years.

He loved hunting, fishing and golfing from an early age. He had a great love for the outdoors and enjoyed teaching others how to fish and hunt.  

Chad is survived by his loving wife Karen. His children: Wade (Debbie) Kirkpatrick, Cori (Kathy) Kirkpatrick, Marty (Kandas) Palmer, Jackie (Abbas) Hadjnorouzi, Stacey (Ed) Dayton, Janet (Mick) Curtis and Mary (Dennis) Sanok,. 22 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren with one more on the way.

He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Nancy, sisters: Beth and Diane.

The family wishes to thank the Barrington Place and Brio Hospice for their loving care of Chad, especially Nicole, Julie and Amy.

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A Private graveside services will be held Monday, March 23, 2020 at Redwood Memorial.

Services under the direction of Myers Mortuary 5865 South 1900 West Roy, Utah.

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Private Interment

Redwood Memorial

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