Nathaniel A. “Nat” Waldron, 91, of Malad, died Tuesday, January 2, at the Oneida County Nursing Home.
He was born February 4, 1898 in Gwenford to Levi Savage and Davinah Elizabeth Roderick Waldron and was the 11th of 13 children.
He married Leah Mary Chandler April 20, 1927 in the Logan LDS Temple.
He farmed in Samaria and also for the AFC office. In 1964 he moved to Malad and was employed for several years as an insurance agent. He was active in civic and community affairs.
He was a high priest in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served in many of its organizations.
He is survived by his wife, of Malad; three sons, Dr. Acie C, Columbus, Ohio, James C, Las Vegas, Nevada, and D. LaMonte, of Weston; five daughters, Mrs. Piatt (Phylllis) Price, Samaria, Mrs. Frank (Mada) Stanger, Roy, Utah, Mrs. Denton (Helen) Greene, Weston, Mrs. Melvin (Leahmae) Erickson and Mrs. Dale (Gwen) Evans, both of Pocatello; 50 grandchildren, 54 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Ernest Waldron, Samaria, and Lewis Waldron, Malad. He was preceded in death by three sisters, seven brothers, two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services were Saturday at noon in the Malad Fourth Ward Chapel. Burial was in the Samaria Cemetery
In Loving Memory of NATHANIEL “NAT” A. WALDRON – 91
Born February 4, 1898 Gwenford, Idaho
Died January 2, 1990 Malad, Idaho
MALAD LDS FOURTH WARD CHAPEL
Saturday, January 6, 1990 — 12:00 Noon Bishop Brent Evanson, Officiating
Grandsons Ken Price, Dale Price, Blair Waldron, Glen Waldron, Alan Evans, Jeff Erickson, David Stanger, Brent Greene, Joel Waldron
Roger Stanger, Gary Stanger, Ronald Stanger, Michael Waldron, Doug Erickson, Stephen Waldron, Bill Waldron, Nat Waldron, Kevin Waldron, Kirk Waldron, Wade Waldron, Thorn Greene, Steven Greene, Paul Greene, Stuart Greene, David Greene, Casey Greene
Family Prayer James C. Waldron, son
Prelude and Postlude Music Carla Williams
Vocal Trio …. Helen Greene, Leahmae Erickson,
Gwen Evans, daughters “Dear Loving Father” Denise Nelson, Accompanist, granddaughter
Invocation Mervin Erickson, son-in-law
Life Sketch Mada Stanger, daughter
Speaker Bishop John Roderick
Vocal Trio Acie, James and
Monte Waldron, sons
“That Silver Haired Daddy of Mine” Helen Greene, Accompanist
Speaker Homer C. Chandler, brother-in-law
Vocal Selection Sons and Daughters
“How Great Thou Art” Nancy Greene, Accompanist, granddaughter
Remarks Bishop Brent Evanson
Benediction Dale Evans, son-in-law
Concluding Service Samaria Cemetery
Dedicatory Prayer Acie C. Waldron, son