April 1, 1927 ~ December 7, 2013Dr. William R. Egbert, 86, passed away Saturday, December 7, 2013 with his family by his side. Bill was born on April 1, 1927 in Tetonia, Idaho to Robert A. and Alice Strong Egbert. He lived in Idaho Falls, Idaho and attended Lincoln Elementary School, where his father was principal and his teacher in seventh and eighth grade. He graduated from Idaho Falls High School in 1945. He played point guard on the varsity basketball team all three years and as a senior celebrated a state championship. Bill also played one year of basketball at Ricks College.