Obituary: ROBERTSON, GLEN

Published: Friday, Aug. 29 2014 5:09 p.m. MDT

Glen Jex Robertson3/25/1923 ~ 3/09/12"Together Again"Beloved husband, father, grandpa passed away Friday, March 9, 2012 peacefully in his sleep and into the waiting arms of his sweetheart Ruth.He was born March 25, 1923 in Crescent (Sandy), Utah to Wells Jex and Alta Mae Robertson. He was married to Ruth Bowers Robertson for time and all eternity in the Salt Lake Temple on December 21, 1950 by President Spencer W. Kimball. Together they adopted two sons, Gary Ray and Paul Glen Robertson.He served a Northern States mission and was in the Army stationed at Hill Air Force base during WWII. He retired from the US Postal Service in 1980 after 26 years of dedicated service. After retiring he served as a volunteer at U of U Hospital for 5 years, contributing over 5,000 hours of service.Survived by sons Gary (Connie), Paul (Julie), grandchildren Mason, Marlayna, Makayla, Makenna, Connor, Nathan and Jojo, sister Pat Gunderson and brother Melvin (Betty) Robertson, and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his eternal companion Ruth in 2007, brothers Heber Robertson, sisters Marie Degrieve and Pearl Secrist. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, March 15, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the Salt Lake City Cemetery, 4th Ave and N Street. Viewing will be held Tuesday, March 14, 2012 from 6-8 pm at Russon Brothers Salt Lake Mortuary, 255 S 200 E.Online guestbook available at www.russonmortuary.com.The family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to the staff of Legacy Village in Taylorsville and Aspire Hospice.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in the name of Glen Robertson at Wells Fargo Bank.