Don Ray Salisbury, age 79, was born December 30, 1935 in Salt Lake City, UT and died Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Scottsdale, AZ after battling a long illness. He married his high school sweetheart Joan Young in 1954. He is survived by his children: Don R. Salisbury, Tracee Vander Linden, Suzanne Allen and Lynette Ellsworth. Their son Kevin Salisbury died in 1989. He has 10 grandchildren and at last count 23 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 7, 2015, at 11:00 a.m., preceded by visitation at 9:30 a.m., at the Larkspur Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 9565 E. Larkspur Dr., Scottsdale, AZ 85230. Interment will occur at the City of Mesa Cemetery. Arrangements were handled by Bunker’s Garden Chapel.