Monday , April 29, 2013 - 9:10 AM
Gordon White will celebrate his 80th birthday. Friends and family may attend an open house in his honor from 3 to 5 p.m. today, April 28, at Westwood Village Clubhouse, 1111 N. 2000 West, Farr West. No gifts.
He was born April 28, 1933, in Ogden to Earl White and Lily Coy White. He married Valayne Halverson on April 17, 1959, in Ogden. She died April 26, 1997.
He then married Gerry Turley Hite on June 13, 1999, in North Ogden.
He served 20 years in the U.S. Navy, retiring in 1970. He then worked 22 years for the U.S. Postal Service, retiring in 1992.
His four children and their spouses are Edward and Lorna White, Warrensburg, Mo., Michael White, Eden; Michele and Scott Beutler, Sandy; and Lori and Derek Schreiter, Ogden. His stepdaughter and her spouse are Shannah and Jessie Baker, Hurricane. He has six grandchildren and four step-grandchildren.
During the winter, he and Gerry live in Canyon Breeze Estates in Washington, Utah. They spend summer months in Westwood Village. He enjoys golf and watching sports.