Eldon A. Money

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Eldon A. Money
Member of the Utah Senate
from the 17th district
In office
Member of the Utah House of Representatives
In office
Personal details
Born(1930-11-07)November 7, 1930
Spanish Fork, Utah, United States
DiedJuly 8, 2020(2020-07-08) (aged 89)
Mapleton, Utah
Political partyDemocratic
SpouseSharlene Money
Residence(s)Spanish Fork, Utah
Alma materUtah State University
Professionfarmer, cattleman

Eldon Anderson Money (November 7, 1930 – July 8, 2020) was an American politician who was a Democratic member of the Utah House of Representatives and Utah State Senate.[1] An alumnus of Utah State University, he was a farmer and cattleman. Money served in the Utah National Guard for thirteen years.[2][3] As of 2014, he is the last Democrat elected in Utah County, Utah to public office since he was defeated for re-election to the senate in 1996.[4]

He died of Alzheimer's disease on July 8, 2020, in Mapleton, Utah at age 89.[5]


  1. ^ "Industry Documents Library" (PDF). Legacy.library.ucsf.edu. Retrieved 2016-08-07.
  2. ^ Eldon A. Money-obituary
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-10-20. Retrieved 2013-10-13.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ "Ex-Salt Lake County mayor and a BYU professor are in race to lead Utah Democratic Party | the Salt Lake Tribune". Archived from the original on 2014-10-17. Retrieved 2014-10-13.
  5. ^ "Last Democratic state senator to be elected in Utah County dies at 89". heraldextra.com. 2020-07-14. Archived from the original on 2020-07-15. Retrieved 2020-07-15.