1935 ~ 2013|
Albert Vardell Anderson, passed away on Feb 10, 2013 at Lakeview hospital, in Bountiful UT, surrounded by his loving family and friends. Born on Jun 3rd, 1935 in Logan, UT to Ralph & Myrl (Fausett) Anderson, he was the oldest child of four.
He married his sweetheart Jane (Brown) in 1958 in the Salt Lake LDS temple and was happily married for 55 years. Together they had five daughters and one son.
Vardell led a full and productive life which included serving in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1954-1961, serving his country in both Korea and Vietnam. For 45 years, he was an active member of the Bountiful Jeep Posse, helping his community through flood, fire, search and rescue. He retired from Hill Air Force Base where he received many accolades for exceptional performance. For many years he worked at Freeway Heating & Air Conditioning.
Preceded in death by his parents Ralph & Myrl Anderson and his sister Dixie Hoffman.
Survived by spouse Jane, Kim (Peter) Alberts, Tina (Rick) Ellis, LaRae Clarkson, Kathy Boothe, Julie Hansen, Jim Anderson; sister Florence (Anderson) & Warren Child, brother Ray T & LaNette (Olsen) Anderson; 27 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00am on Friday, Feb 15th, 2013 at the Bountiful North LDS Stake Center, 1540 N 400 E Bountiful UT. The viewing for family and friends will be held from 9:30-10:45, when all are invited to come and reminisce. Interment at Centerville City cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to help those who struggle with Autism. A donation account has been set up with America First Credit Union under the name Albert V. Anderson.
Published in Salt Lake Tribune on Feb. 14, 2013