Son of Samuel Roy Egbert and Margaret Morrell Egbert, born April 15, 1915, Salt Lake City, died October 16, 1990 in Coronado, California.
Married Mary Patricia Taylor, May 22, 1941. Educated in Logan Schools. Graduate of USU. Received flight training at Pensacola, Florida. Captain in U.S. Navy-Air Force. During World War II he was commander of U.S. Navy Black Cat Squadron, PBY Catalinas, in the Pacific Theatre, doing surveillance work. Attache to India and Nepal. Commander of Navy air Station, New Orleans, Louisiana. Executive Officer USS Curtis. Retired from Navy June 30, 1963. After retiring was employed by Boeing, New Orleans, Louisiana, special assistant operations officer 101/2 years. Martin Marietta, New Orleans 5 years. Volunteer Clown Club, New Orleans; Naval Aviation Museum, San Diego, California; Coronado Library to put library on computer. Belonged to Hammer Club of San Diego (political). Member Coronado Optimist Club: was Optimist Of The Year 1985.Survived by his wife, Coronado, California; daughter, Gloria Stratton, Liberty, Texas; son, Gordon Taylor Egbert, Seattle, Washington; sisters, Joyce Marcy, Magna; Ann Goudie, West Valley City; brother, David Wesley Egbert, Naperville, Illinois.
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