Cover photo for Gavin Folkestad's Obituary
Gavin Folkestad Profile Photo
1984 Gavin 2015

Gavin Folkestad

July 12, 1984 — September 25, 2015

GAVIN KELLY FOLKESTAD

July 1984 – September 2015

On Friday, September 25, 2015 Gavin Kelly Folkestad returned home to his loving Heavenly Father.

Gavin is survived by his loving wife and eternal companion, Kelsey Jensen Folkestad. They were sealed in the Draper, UT LDS Temple on October 15, 2011. He is also survived by his dad, Jim (JoAnne) Folkestad; mom, Kelly (Dennis) Robson; brother, Quinlan (Talia) Folkestad; sister, Marian Bailey Folkestad Neal; grandmothers, Marian I. Devoll and Irene Wilson; in-laws, Kenneth and Sandra Jensen, Kendra (Norman) Turner; and nieces and nephews.

Gavin is preceded in death by his uncle, Tracy; grandfather, J.L.; cousin, Dawn; and many of his military buddies.

Gavin was born July 12, 1984 in Palmer, Alaska. He served his country in the United States Air Force; he loved his country and was proud to serve. He loved growing up in Alaska, fishing and shooting guns, and his dog, Moe. He was such a people person and would help anybody if he could. He will be deeply missed.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, October 2, 2015 at the Spencer 4 th Ward, 8181 W. 3320 S. Viewing will be held Thursday 6-8 p.m. at Peel Funeral Home, 8525 W. 2700 S., and Friday 10-10:45 a.m. before services. Interment: Utah Veterans Memorial Park. Online condolences: www.peelfuneralhome.com

In lieu of flowers, please donate at: giveforward.com, search for Gavin Folkestad.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Gavin Folkestad, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Thursday, October 1, 2015

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Mountain time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visitation

Friday, October 2, 2015

10:00 - 10:45 am (Mountain time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Friday, October 2, 2015

Starts at 11:00 am (Mountain time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 37

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree