Veldon Oliver Baird

Veldon Oliver Baird, age 80, died March 21, 2022. He was born June 29, 1941, in Ogden, Utah. He married Karen Wilcox on August 27, 1964. They had 5 children, Wendy, Heather, Benjamin, Andrea and Elizabeth.


Veldon adored singing, especially in the barbershop quartet. He loved to dance and learned to farm and grow a beautiful garden. He served a mission in Minnesota. He was a CPA and business owner. He and Karen served a mission in Reno, NV in the Temple. He also served in various auxiliaries within the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.


Veldon is survived by his wife: Karen Wilcox Baird and children Wendy Hosch, Heather Cheek, Benjamin Baird, Andrea Larrabee and Elizabeth Baird.


There is a private viewing Saturday, March 26th 10:00 to 11:00AM at La Paloma Funeral Services 5301 Longley Ln Ste E-180 Reno, NV 89511.


Memorial Service is Saturday, March 26th at 1:00p at the LDS chapel 8080 Lemmon Valley Dr. Reno, NV.



Memorial ID: 71362
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Event Date: Mar 26th, 2022
Event Time: 10:00am PST
Location: LaPaloma Funeral Service- Reno

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