1947 ~ 2017
Eldon McGilvary, 70, of Provo, Utah, passed away on Friday,
June 23, 2017 at the Utah Valley Regional Medical Center.
George was born on May 21, 1947 to George Tennant and Lillis
Hancock McGilvary in Raymond, Alberta, Canada, growing up
there until he was 10 years old, attending grade school
in his time there. After his parents moved to Salt Lake
City, Utah in November of 1957, he attended Washington Elementary
School, Roosevelt Jr. High School and American Fork High
School. He served two years in the US Army doing a tour
He married Jeanne Price and was later divorced. He later
married Janice Anderson Brierley and was later divorced.
He also married Joy Williamsen and was later divorced.
He is preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Gerald
McGilvary and his wife Marline, sister-in-law, Christine
McGilvary, and a step-daughter, Jody Lynn Ovard. He is survived
by his soul mate, Dana, of 25 years and by his children;
Jamie Irene, Karl Eldon, and Georgeanne, and his step-son,
Michael Ovard. He is also survived by his brother and sisters;
Jean (Cyril) Draney of Pleasant Grove, Mary (Don) Phillips
of Murray and John McGilvary of Alpine, as well as many
nieces, nephews and cousins.
Family and friends may call from 3:00 to 5:00 pm on Tuesday,
June 27, 2017 at the Warenski Funeral Home, 1776 North 900
East, American Fork, Utah.