Vernon John Farrow, Jr., passed away peacefully in January 2021 at the age of 79. He is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Norma; his three children, Kevin, Kathy, and Brandon; and his 16 grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Farrow was born in 1941 in Holbrook, Arizona, and lived in Hawaii, California, and Colorado. He impressed anyone who knew him with his wit, astounding roofing and political knowledge, integrity, sense of humor, and always being sharply dressed. Farrow was very competitive and endeavored to win at anything he participated in. He loved to play softball and was an avid golfer and often ran on the golf course. His enthusiasm for life was contagious.
Over the years, he participated in many roofing associations and was an employee of Owens Corning®, Johns Manville, Thermo Materials, and more. From 1987-2015 he owned and operated Farrow Manufacturing, Inc., providing commercial low-slope roofing products. He was often involved in local city politics and had a deep passion for political history and government.
Farrow was a lifelong member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. He was a natural and captivating teacher and mentor to many, including his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.