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Brent Welsh Hortin age 90 passed away on April 8, 2011 at the Jordan Valley Hospital. He was born June 6, 1920 in Lewiston, Cache county, Utah the third son of Joseph Edmund Hortin and Eleanor Welsh Hortin. The family moved from the family farm in 1936. He graduated from Logan High School in 1938. He moved to California shortly before World War ll. He served in the Army in the U.S. and Europe in the Medical Division of the Army Air Corp. He married Laura Nebeker October 22, 1951 in the Salt Lake Temple. He was employed at the Veterans Regional Office, and later was employed by First Security Bank for over 30 years. He was a member of the LDS church and served in many callings. He loved all sports, football was his favorite. He liked to go fishing especially with friends and family. He also liked to read, travel, and things that had to do with history. Survived by his daughter, Marie and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his wife, parents, two brothers; Sherman and Kenneth and a nephew. Funeral services will be held Friday April 15, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the East Midvale 4th Ward 87 East 7100 South. A viewing will be held one hour prior to services. Interment will follow at Elysian Burial Gardens 1075 E. 4580 S. Family would like to thank the LeChateau Brickyard and Legacy House for the good care they gave Brent. We also like to thank the staff of Jordan Valley Hospital for helping Brent in final hours. In lieu of flowers the family suggest giving to the Humane Society of Utah or giving to your favorite charity. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Starks Funeral Parlor. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.starksfuneral.com.