Albert Harold Webb|
June 19, 1930 ~ March 27, 2014
Albert Harold Webb passed away peacefully on March 27, 2014 at home in Provo, Utah.
He was born on June 19, 1930 to Albert William Webb & Annie McKinley Clayton. He was raised in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee where he gained a lifetime of values and great work ethic. He attended Lawrenceburg County High School. His senior quote was "No man can be wise on an empty stomach".
He joined the Air Force in 1951 and received an Honorable Discharge in 1955. He received the National Defense Service medal and a medal of Good Conduct. After leaving the Air Force, Harold worked for General Telephone and retired 33 years later.
In 1955 he married Lila Boosalis. In 1972 he and Lila divorced. In June 1974 he married Merrilynn Farnsworth Peterson. Harold & Merrilynn moved to Provo, UT where they spent their retirement years. Harold was a convert to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints where he held many positions. He was instrumental in helping his parents and his siblings George, Lorene, and Lucille join the Church.
Harold is survived by his wife, Merrilynn, former wife Lila, brother George, sisters Joyce, Lucille (Doug) & Ruth. He's also survived by all of his children, Steven (Kristine), Bruce, Peter (Barbara), Rebecca (Mike) & David; stepchildren John (Diane), Steven, Arla (Doug), Carole (Brian); numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings Earl, Kenneth, and Lorene.
Merrilynn and family would like to thank the staff at Summit Home Health & Hospice for their great care.
Special thanks to Tammy, Dayna, Heather and Hector.
Funeral Services will be held Tuesday April 1, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at the Foothill Ward, Edgemont North Stake, 345 East 4525 North, Provo. A visitation will be held Monday evening from 7-9 p.m. at the Sundberg-Olpin Funeral Home, 495 South State Street, Orem, as well as a visitation Tuesday at the ward chapel 11:00 to 12:30 prior to the services. Interment will be in Camp Williams Veteran's Memorial Park Cemetery, 17111 South Camp Williams Road, Bluffdale , Utah with full military rites.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.SundbergOlpinMortuary.com
Published in Deseret News on Mar. 30, 2014