Gary Beardall, beloved husband, father, grandpa, friend and also outdoor enthusiast, passed away on April 23, 2022, in American Fork, UT. He was 67 years old.
Gary was born in Provo, UT to George Beardall and Thelma Durrant.
Gary attended schools in Spanish Fork. Gary was on the Mets baseball team which is where he earned his nickname "Bullet". He was able to throw the baseball hard and fast. Many of the people that caught his throws would tell him not to throw so hard.
Gary joined the National Guard in 1973 with one of his best friends, Stan. In 1977 Gary was ordered to Active duty.
Gary married Kaylene Beardall on March 19, 1977 in Las Vegas, NV. They were sealed for time and all eternity in the Provo Temple on March 19, 1983.
Gary loved fishing, boating, and hunting and really doing anything outdoors. He had a passion for computer games and always enjoyed watching sports, especially the Utah Jazz! He loved his family and was proud of his children and grandchildren.
Left to cherish his memory are Gary's loving wife, Kaylene Beardall; their children Misty Tidwell, Gary (Alisha) Beardall, Rusty (Lacie) Beardall; 11 grandchildren; his siblings Tom (Vickie) Beardall, Tim (Marie) Beardall, Bob (Diana) Beardall, Sherry (Warren) Brunson, sister-in-laws Tamera Beardall and Jessica Ehlers, Jerry (Karen) Pace. and sister in laws Sammie Pace and Jorie Bess Jonovich.
Gary is preceded in death by his parents, George and Thelma Durrant Beardall; his brothers Mark Beardall, Randy Beardall, and Bruce Beardall.
The service for Gary Beardall will be held on Friday, April 29th at 11:00 AM at Hillcrest Stake Center, 165 North 350 West, American Fork UT. A viewing will be held Thursday, April 28th at 6:00 PM at Anderson and Sons Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork UT. A viewing will also be held prior to the service from 9:45-10:45 am. Internment will be at the Mapleton Evergreen Cemetery, 1997 South 400 East, Springville UT.
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