Ferron: Gordon Lee Pace passed away peacefully Nov. 6, 2013 at his home in Ferron, Utah, surrounded by his family he loved so much. He was 77 years old. He was born in March 8, 1936 Caliente, Neva.Â He married the love of his life Edna Louise Hicks August 24, 1957 in Panaca, Neva. She passed away Oct. 31, 1995.
Gordon's greatest love was his family. He loved his children and grandchildren more than anything. They are his greatest joy! He was always looking for ways to serve and help those in need - that is what made him happy. His heart was huge and his love unconditional. He enjoyed working hard, watching sports, playing golf, hunting, fishing and a nice long visit with everyone he met. He served as a member of the Emery County Search and Rescue for 25 years. He received his 50 year pin from the Operating Engineers Local #3 and was a lifetime member of the Elks.
He is survived by his children: Doug (Chris) Pace and Julie Jensen; brother Bill (Helen) Pace; grandchildren: Christopher Pace, Jackson Pace, and Aubrey Jensen; great grandchildren: Carson Pace, Cooper Pace, Addyson Pace, Rilynn Pace, Keegan Hickok, and Kamden Lofthouse.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and brother, Cliff Pace.
Graveside services were held Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at 2 p.m. at the Ferron Cemetery. A viewing was held Saturday, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Ferron Millsite LDS Church (35 West 200 North) prior to the services. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary. Friends and family may sign the guest book and share memories of Gordon at www.fausettmortuary.com.