Maxwell Kay Pond was born January 31, 1926 to Rufus Pond and Cora Stocks Pond. He returned to his Heavenly Father June 4, 2013 surrounded by his loving wife and children.
Kay grew and worked on the family farm in Fairfield, Idaho. Graduated from Fairfield High and served in the US Army 1944-46. Married Myrl Packham on November 13, 1946 and later served a LDS mission to Canada. Worked on his farm until 1960 then moved his family to Bountiful, Utah where he became a Plumbing Contractor and started Pond’s Plumbing & Heating. After retirement, he and his wife served an LDS mission to Dearborn Michigan. Upon their return they continued their service in both Salt Lake City and Bountiful Temples.
Preceded in death by his parents, one brother, two sisters, a granddaughter and two great grandchildren. Survived by wife, Myrl Packham Pond; sister, Glenis Packham; their nine children: Deamileen and William Salisbury, Gilbert and Deanna Pond, Lucile and Kevin Lewis, Jean and Grant North, Janet and Dan Dabney, Ralph and Annette Pond, Carl and Cindy Pond, Terry and Russell Figgins, and Max and Rebecca Pond; 46 grandchildren; and 96 great grandchildren.
Viewing service was at Russon Brothers Mortuary, 295 North Main Street, Bountiful, Friday, June 7, 2013. Funeral service were held Saturday June 8, 2013 at 2 p.m. at the LDS Chapel 3707 S. 800 West, Bountiful. A viewing washeld prior to services. Interment was at the Bountiful City Cemetery. Online guest book at www.russonmortuary.com.