John Lester Harrick (1868-1960)

John L. Herrick, a member of the Salt Lake Luncheon Club, died Monday morning, November 29, 1960, at the age of 92.

Bishop Herrick had held many important positions in the LDS Church. He had been mission president of the from 1909 until 1919. He was bishop of the University Ward for eight years, was a member of the University Stake High Council, and for the past seventeen years he had been building manager of the Church Office Building.

Brother Herrick was a Utah pioneer in his own right, having been born in Ogden, Utah, June 2, 1868. He was married to Jane West in the Salt Lake Temple in 1894. She died in 1936. They had three children, two of them whom survive, Mrs. A. P. Preston and L. J. Herrick, both of Denver, Colo. He also is survived by seven grandchildren and twenty-two great-grandchildren.

—T. Mack Woolley

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