Donald J Eldredge, a lifelong resident of SLC passed away July 19th at the age of 40. He was born Feb. 28, 1967 to Jim & Darla Eldredge, who preceded him in death.\n\nDon graduated from Cottonwood High and served in the National Guard. Don was the eternal optimist and always smiling. We will miss him very much. \n\nIn Don's youth he enjoyed flying airplanes and racing cars, in the recent days he enjoyed riding his Harley with Chris his best friend and going fishing at the lake. \n\nThose left to cherish his memory are his Grandmother Audrey Eldredge of Centerville, brother Dave (Heather) Eldredge of Sandy, his daughter Lyndsy Christensen of SLC, Aunts: Linda (Mike) Allen of WVC, Melvina Dryer of WVC, Judy (Robert) Ricer of St. George, Jeanette (Gus) Pack of Centerville. Uncle Joel (Sunny) Eldredge of Sandy, many cousins and two nephews Jordan & Tyson Eldredge. His “best friend” Conan the dog. \n\nHis funeral service will be Friday, August 3, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 So. State Street. His viewing will be Thursday evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and Friday from 10:00-10:45 a.m. Interment: Elysian Burial Gardens.