30 March 1919–9 August 2004 (Age 85)
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States
When Chester Monson Gilgen was born on 30 March 1919, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Ernest Gilgen, was 31 and his mother, Emma Chersta Monson, was 30. He married Mary Ellen Read on 5 August 1943, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Ogden City Legislative District 3, Ogden City Election Precinct, Weber, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 9 August 2004, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.
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