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Weldo Don Woolsey

November 1, 1947 — October 20, 2022


Weldo Woolsey
Escalante, Utah

    Weldo Don Woolsey, 74, passed away at his home in Escalante on October 20, 2022. He was born November 1, 1947, Panguitch, Utah to Wells Tillman and Beth Cottam Woolsey.  He married Kathleen Schow on December 9, 1988 in Escalante.
    Survived by his wife, Kathleen; children: Joe (Jeanette) Smith, Overton, NV; Andy (Brenda) Smith, Escalante; Kristal (Jeff) Gurr, Escalante; Stoney (Lisa) Woolsey, Enoch; Justin (Cathy) Woolsey, Panguitch; Heidi (Cory) Sudweeks, Circleville; Wendy (James) Stewart), Escalante; Sara Woolsey, Panguitch; 24 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; siblings: Linda Barnson, Escalante;  Robert (Susan) Woolsey, Delta.
    Preceded in death by parents; step-father, Glover Smith; great-grandsons, Hazard and Holden; siblings: Jimmy Mac and Vickey Hansen; brother-in-law, Barry Barnson.
    Graveside services will be held Tuesday, October 25, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. in the Escalante Cemetery with military honors by the Escalante American Legion Post #0114 and the Utah Honor Guard.  Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guestbook at

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Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Starts at 1:00 pm (Mountain time)

Escalante City Cemetery

W Hwy 12, Escalante, UT 84726

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