Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

Gary Jelsma

Share This Obituary

Make a Memorial Donation

Tributes.com partners with over 100 national charities. It's easy and secure.


Memories & Candles

“Dear papa, I am missing you so hard today. You would have been so tickled that you had so many family members and friends show up to share their love...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Chelsie Jelsma - West Jordan, UT

“We are so sorry for your loss. Please accept our condolences to all of your family. The loss of your partner of so many years and the activities...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Weldon & Fred Nichols and Beckett - AZ

“Ace & Mandi Morrill ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: A friend

4 of 5 | Posted by: Ace Morrill

“Duke's kids called my Dad "Uncle Jerry"and my Dad truly loved them. I thought of Duke as my uncle and friend to our whole family. My Dad has his BFF...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Sandra Pruce - West jordan

Sympathy Flowers
Click Here to Send Flowers

Gary was born on March 14, 1945 and passed away on Monday, March 6, 2017.

Gary was a resident of West Jordan, Utah at the time of passing.

He is survived by his loving wife, Deborah Jelsma; his children, Kimberley, Travis, David (Tiffany), Chelsie, Chari (Luis), as well as 13 grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren. Visitation Residence 8773 Royal Crest Drive West Jordan , UT 84088 Visitation - Residence Jelsma, "Duke" Gary Visitation - Residence 8773 Royal Crest Drive West Jordan, UT 84088 8773 Royal Crest Drive West Jordan, UT 84088 Tuesday, March 14, 2017 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM LINKS About SERVING All of Utah, All Cemeteries, All Faiths Murray South Jordan West Jordan Sandy Saratoga Springs Riverton Kearns Herriman Bluffdale Draper Millcreek Holladay Cottonwood Heights Taylorsville South Salt Lake Salt Lake West Valley City Salt Lake Valley Mid Valley 4760 S State Street Murray, Utah 84107 Phone: (801) 266-0222 VIEW MAP & DIRECTIONS South Valley 1007 W South Jordan Parkway South Jordan, Utah 84095 Phone: (801) 254-1928 VIEW MAP & DIRECTIONS Mobile Copyright 2013-2017 Jenkins-Soffe Funeral Homes & Cremation Center and Fu.