Lynn K. Bryson passed away on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at his home in Enterprise, Utah, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on August 25, 1937, to Glenn Holbrook and Ellen King Bryson.
He was a devoted husband and companion, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Lynn was a dedicated fireman for 56 years with the city of Bountiful and Enterprise. He served as an LDS bishop, high councilman, stake missionary, scout master, young men’s leader, and primary teacher. He was employed with the Davis County School District as the school bus shop foreman and transportation director. He later became the area distributor for the Blue Bird School Bus Company for 38 years.
After retiring, he moved to Enterprise, Utah, with his wife. He served as a captain for the Enterprise Fire Department. Lynn was instrumental in acquiring equipment and two fire trucks still in use today. He enjoyed gardening, restoring cars, carpentry, piloting single engine airplanes, hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, four-wheeling, and spending time “in the mountains” at his cabin.
He was survived by his wife Elizabeth Farr, son Gregory Lynn (Lisa) Bryson, daughters Yvonne (Rick) Barton, Michelle (Ben) Lambert, Melinda (Kurt) Fullmer, Amy Elizabeth (Paul) Benedict, Leslie K. (Weston) Bishop, 19 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, sisters Marlene (Roger) Ditlevsen, Dorthy (Don) Ziesiger, La Rae (Richard) Druke. He was proceeded in death by his father, mother, brother and nephew.
Lynn’s family would like to express their appreciation to Dr. Karen Lin and staff for caring for him during his time of need.
- Funeral Services will be March 5, at 1 p.m. at the Bountiful 10-27 ward building, 1145 North 200 East Bountiful, Utah.
- Viewings will be March 2, from 6-8 p.m. at the Enterprise 4–5 ward, 620 East Main, Enterprise, Utah; March 4, from 6-8 p.m. at the Russon Brothers Mortuary, Bountiful, Utah; and on March 5, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. prior to services at the Bountiful 10-27 ward building.
- Interment will be at the Bountiful cemetery.