1922 ~ 2013
Bill, age 90, passed away on January 31, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
He was the son of Albert Ludlow Cope, Sr. and Ethel Mabel Wesson Ludlow and was born and raised in Salt Lake City. He was married to Gloria B Ellison, March 6, 1947 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple by Elder Harold B Lee.
He served in the US Navy
during World War II
and after he returned home he earned a Bachelor's degree in Accounting at the University of Utah. He worked for many different companies throughout his life and later set up his own private CPA practice. He served as a temple worker at the Jordan River Temple for over seven years and held various callings in the LDS church. For the leisure times he loved to read and travel.
Survived by daughter, Debra, Salt Lake City; son, Kevin, Tucson, Arizona; sister, Helen Hanes; and brother, Alan (Shirley) Cope; 2 grandchildren, Aaron and Allison Cope. Preceded in death by his parents, 4 brothers and 2 sisters.
Funeral services, Tuesday, February 5, 11:00 a.m. at the LDS church on 7500 So 700 East, viewing at 9:30-10:30 a.m. prior to the funeral. There will also be a viewing Monday night from 6-8 p.m. at Holbrook Mortuary, 3251 So 2300 East. Interment at the Salt Lake City Cemetery.
Messages to the family can be posted at: www.HolbrookMortuary.com