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PHOTO GALLERY + RECAP: Elder Richard G. Scott’s Funeral

PHOTO GALLERY + RECAP: Elder Richard G. Scott's Funeral

On September 28, 2015, family, friend, and Church leaders gathered to celebrate and remember the life of Elder Richard Gordon Scott. Elder Scott passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, due to incidents of old age. He is preceded in death by his wife Jeanene and two of their children. President Henry B. Eyring conducted the funeral, while the Mormon …

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Elder Scott Made Me Want to Be Someone’s Jeanene

Elder Scott Made Me Want to Be Someone’s Jeanene

Once I was done madly hitting buttons on my computer and breaking the news, the first thing I thought after hearing about Elder Richard G. Scott’s passing this week was a single word. Jeanene. They were finally reunited. While deep feelings of love, respect, and admiration are evident among all of the apostles and Church leaders, there was something about …

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Funeral Services Scheduled on Temple Square for Elder Scott

Funeral Services Scheduled on Temple Square for Elder Scott

Funeral services for Elder Richard G. Scott of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be held in the Tabernacle on Temple Square on Monday, September 28, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. MDT. The funeral will be open to the public ages 8 and older. Elder Scott died from causes incident to age on …

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Elder Richard G. Scott Dies at Age 86

Elder Richard G. Scott Dies at Age 86

Elder Richard G. Scott of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints died Tuesday at 1:45 MDT from causes incident to age, while surrounded by his family at his home in Salt Lake City. He was 86. Elder Scott was sustained as an apostle on October 1, 1988. He was called as a member of the …

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Update on Elder Scott, Elder Perry’s Health

Church Issues Update on Health of Leaders

From Mormon Newsroom: Elder Richard G. Scott, 86, is resting at home recovering from his recent hospitalization for internal bleeding. An ulcer in the stomach was found and the bleeding was controlled without major surgery. Elder Scott, known for his gentle manner and devoted service, has experienced a fading memory incident to age, and is not fully able to participate in meetings …

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Elder Richard G. Scott Released From Hospital

Elder Richard G. Scott Released From Hospital

As reported by Mormon Newsroom: Elder Richard G. Scott, who was recently hospitalized with gastrointestinal bleeding, has been released from the hospital this afternoon and is recuperating at home.  Elder L. Tom Perry, who last week was diagnosed with thyroid cancer, remains at home where he is receiving General Authority visitors and conducting Church business.  The 92-year-old apostle continues to …

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