Roy Dean Atwood, age 73, passed away peacefully at the home he grew up in on November 19, 2022. Roy was the only child of his loving parents Grant and Florence Atwood, and was a resident of Pleasant Grove most of his life. Roy was fortunate to connect with his biological brother later in life.
Roy was an Irishman through and through, wearing his kilt to special events. He enjoyed many activities; however he had a life-long love for his horses, dogs and especially his cars. He was a proud member of the Inland Roadsters Car Club, participating and winning multiple awards over the years for his collection. Additionally, he was a member of the Utah Valley Kennel Club for many years.
He married the love of his life, Sharon JoAnne Lewis on August 10, 1974. Together they made a wonderful life for their family, having multiple businesses and adventures. Their most recent being their dog grooming business, Sharon’s Place, where Roy and Sharon have spent the last 5 years working side by side, which will continue to thrive knowing he is watching over one of his favorite adventures.
Roy is survived by his loving wife Sharon, three children Brett, Lisa (Julee), and Roy Douglas, eight grandchildren, and brother Barry (Monique). Preceded in death by his parents and infant daughter Robin Diane.
A celebration of his life is planned for December 10, 2022 at noon at his home. Family and friends are welcome to come share their favorite memories and pictures of Roy.