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Warnick, Gerald B. (Gerald Brunt), 1937-1978



  • Existence: 1937 - 1978

Biographical History

Gerald B. Warnick (1937-1978) was a Mormon accountant in California.

Gerald Brunt Warnick was born on August 14, 1937 in Ogden, Utah to Carl G. Warnick and Clarice Brunt. He attended Brigham Young University (BYU), where he participated on the basketball team. In 1957 he left school to serve a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in New Zealand, spending part of his service there as superintendent of the Mutual Improvement Association for the southern part of the country.

After his return, Warnick married Dawn Thomander in the Los Angeles Temple on November 22, 1960, and they eventually had five children. He also resumed his studies at BYU, receiving his bachelor's degree in accounting in May 1962.

Following graduation, Warnick established himself as an accountant in southern California, eventually becoming a partner at Arthur Andersen in Los Angeles. He remained active in the Church, and served as a bishop and high councilor.

Warnick passed away suddenly on August 11, 1978 while visiting Alaska.

Gerald B. Warnick research paper on accounting at Brigham Young University, 1962

Provo daily herald, August 14, 1978: page 4 (Gerald B. Warnick; Jerry Warnick; Gerald Brunt Warnick; b. Aug. 14, 1937 in Ogden, Utah; parents: Carl G. Warnick and Clarice Brunt; attended Brigham Young University, played on basketball team; m. Nov. 22, 1960 in Los Angeles, Calif. to Dawn Thomander, five children; partner at Arthur Andersen Accounting Firm in Los Angeles; member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; served as bishop and high councilor in Hacienda Heights, Calif.; d. Aug. 11, 1978 in Alaska)

Familysearch, via WWW, August 19, 2021 (Gerald Brunt Warnick; served as missionary for Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in New Zealand, departing Aug. 1957)

Te Karere, October 1958: p. 356 (Gerald B. Warnick; from Pasadena, Calif.; superintendent of Mutual Improvement Association in the New Zealand South Mission; previously athletic director of B.Y.U. Third Ward)

Brigham Young University commencement exercise program, 1962: p. 3 (Gerald B. Warnick; received Bachelor of Science in Accounting, May 1962)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Gerald B. Warnick research paper on accounting at Brigham Young University

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231012672]
Identifier: UA 394
Scope and Contents

Research paper on the history of the Accounting Department at Brigham Young University.

Dates: 1962