Dee Wursten Henderson1938 ~ 2012Dr. Dee Wursten Henderson passed due to a cerebral bleed on January 7, 2012. The family extends gratitude to the doctors and staff at Renown Medical Center in Reno and the University of Utah Medical Center for his care. He's been our rock intellectually, spiritually, and morally. He never missed a day calling members of his family. What a life and legacy he left. He was 73 years of age.Dee had a distinguished career. After achieving a BA and Masters at BYU Provo, Dee worked for the Graduate School, USDA. He later became its Acting Director. He achieved his Ph.D at the American University in Washington, D.C. He served as a Professor at BYU's Marriott school of Management, MPA program teaching organizational behavior, ethics, and religion. He was given the Exxon Excellence in teaching Award. He was asked to run the first MBA program in Somalia, Africa for UC Fresno/World Bank. He then served as an internal consultant at the World Bank in Washington, DC. Thereafter, he worked as the Director of Personnel, State of Washington. He then became the Director of the Federal Executive Institute, in Charlottesville, Virginia. After that, he was Dean of Professional studies at Richard Stockton College in New Jersey. He then worked at the University of Nevada, Reno as the Asst. Vice Provost until his passing. Dee leaves his wife Mary C, Dee II, John, David, Ruth, his stepchildren Chad, David (deceased), and Nikki. He also leaves his 15 grandchildren, 16 step grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. He also left his two sisters Sheila and Jeanine. Dee maintained his love and dedication to Norma Henderson through their divorce and until his passing.Dee was a great father, husband and grandfather. All the children will miss going to his home for yummy food, great movies, smiles, affection, praise, and loving advice. He was the life of the party.All of his family knew his membership in the LDS faith and adherence to its values was most important to him. Dee served a full-time mission in the Southern States Mission covering Georgia, Florida, and Alabama. Every time he reflected on his mission experiences, he got tears in his eyes. He later served as Bishop of the Oak Hills 4th Ward in Provo and in many bishoprics and other positions in the Church. All who knew him look forward to seeing him again.Dee will be interred next to his mother and Grandpa and Grandma Wursten in Logan, Utah.Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 11 a.m., at the Mt. Olympus LDS Chapel, 4635 S. Lanark Road. Friends and family may visit Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Larkin Mortuary, 260 E. South Temple, and Saturday at the ward from 9-10:45 a.m. prior to the service. Burial will be in the Logan City Cemetery at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, January 14th.