Douglas Rhuel Openshaw, of Kanab, Utah and formerly of Santaquin, Utah passed away peacefully June 22, 2014. He was born August 12, 1938 in Santaquin the son of Rhuel O’Neil and Darlene Munday Openshaw.
He was a carpenter, building many homes and structures in and around Santaquin. For many years he farmed and ran a fruit business before moving to Kanab.
He is survived by 8 children; Wade, Pamela, Troy, Michael (Beckie), Todd, Kari, Cody (Amy) and Heidi; 18 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren; siblings, Jim (Bonnie) Openshaw, Debbie (Rodney) Egan. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Tom Openshaw.
A viewing will be held Saturday, June 28th from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at the Brown Family Mortuary, 66 South 300 East, Santaquin. Graveside services will follow at 11:30 at the Santaquin Cemetery.