1978 ~ 2012
BEAR RIVER CITY, UT-Aaron Robert Beesley passed away on June 30, 2012. He passed away in the line of duty doing what he loved and following his dream in a search and rescue operation for the Utah Highway Patrol.
He was born on January 26, 1978 in Ogden, Utah to Robert and Laretta Hancock Beesley. He graduated from Northridge High School and LDS Seminary.
Aaron was an Eagle Scout. He loved amateur radio and obtained his license in his early teens using it to help during races and rescues with communication.
Aaron served an LDS mission in Oakland, California. When he returned home, he attended the Police Academy at Weber State University. After graduation he was hired as a trooper for the Utah Highway Patrol.
He married Kristie Dyer in the Ogden Temple and they have three young sons; Austin, Derek, and Preston. He lived in Bear River City and was a member of the Bear River City 1st Ward.
Aaron loved his job as a trooper and he also loved being on the Corrine Fire Dept. His dream was to fly and he spent many days in the air with the Aero Bureau helping to save others. He was brilliant in technology and loved serving others.
He is survived by his wife and sons of Bear River City. His parents of Clinton; Siblings: Adam, (Rebecca), Angela (Brian) Rice, Arik (Julianne), Allison (Joseph) Camacho. In-laws Kelly and Sandra Dyer, Brian (Heather), Brandon, Kamie (Colton) Ottley, Blake and Brett and many nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by two nieces.
Funeral Services will be on Saturday July 7, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Northridge High School, 2430 North Hill Field Road, Layton, Utah. Viewings will be Friday night, July 6 from 5-8 p.m. and Saturday from 9-10:30 a.m. at Northridge High School. Burial will be at the West Point Cemetery, 40 North 4000 West, West Point, Utah
A Memorial fund is set up in Aaron Beesley's name at America First Credit Union.
Arrangements under the direction of Myers Mortuary.
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