Garol Bernard Moon

Garol (Gary) Bernard Moon, age 74 of Vernal, Utah passed away Thursday, December 20, 2018.  He was born to Bernard Moon and Della Allred November 30, 1944.

Gary loved his family.  He loved horses, leather work, guns, and gardening.  Gary also loved his three sons more than life.  Barbara (Chub) Moon was the love of his life and his soul mate.  He was a wonderful grandpa.

He is survived by his wife Barbara Moon, sons Shaun (Sara) Moon, Blake (Rusty) Moon, and Tyler Moon, eight grandchildren and one great grandson, sisters Robyn Lloyd, Loa Jean Brothers, and Linda Kay.

He is preceded in death by his parents and brother Ron Slaugh.

He will be greatly missed.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 27, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Blackburn Mortuary.  Friends and family may call Wednesday evening from 6-8 and 1 hour prior to services at the mortuary.  Burial will be in the Rockpoint Cemetery with military honors by the American Legion and Utah Army National Guard.  Services are under the direction and care of the Blackburn and Sons Mortuary.


Kristin Baldwin

Kristin never planned to work in news radio but has thoroughly enjoyed being part of the news team at KVEL. Her love of literature and writing developed in high school which led her to study English Literature and Technical Writing at BYU. She received her BA in English from BYU in 2005 and studied at UVU in Orem for 2 semesters to become a Certified Technical Writer in 2006. Two months after completion she began her dream job of being a stay-at-home mom.  As mother of 2 energetic kids, she began writing from home for the KVEL news team in 2011 and considers it the perfect fit as a full time mom and part time writer.