Albert G. Van Otten"Together Again"Albert Gerrit Van Otten 95 passed away January 5, 2012 in Port Townsend WA. Albert was born April 16, 1916 to Aldert and Catharina Van Otten in Benmore UT. Albert was a member of the LDS church and served in many callings as a teacher and also on the high council. Albert married his sweetheart Lela Johnson December 3, 1938. Later sealed in the S.L.C. Temple. Albert was a veteran of WWII, serving as a medical surgical tech in China and India until the end of the war. Albert had various jobs and chose to work for Granite School District as head custodian until his retirement. Albert was a hard worker and always took care of his family. Albert is survived by his five children, Victor Van Otten, Colleen Blackburn, Sharon Coon, Dylcia Murray, and Rod Van Otten. And many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Albert had a love of life, of people, and of the outdoors. Farewell to a humble Warrior. Viewing to be held on Friday, January 13, 6-8pm at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary 4760 S. State St., Murray, UT. Graveside dedication will be Saturday, January 14 at noon at Larkin Sunset Gardens 10600 S. 1950 E. Sandy Utah. No flowers please, monetary gifts will be accepted at Jenkins-Soffe mortuary.Online condolences may be shared at www.jenkins-soffe.com.
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