Ogden - Our beloved husband, father and grandfather, Kennith Dallinga was called home on August 9, 2013, as a result of injuries sustained in an accident. Ken was born October 13, 1938 in Ogden, Utah to John and Verna Dallinga. He graduated from Weber State.
Ken married LaWana Holley on April 11, 1958 in the Salt Lake Temple; she passed away on April 18, 1999. He married Janette Treasure on January 27, 2000 in Brigham City.
Ken worked at Commercial Security Bank, was the Deputy UT State Treasure, Weber County Treasure, and was an accountant, salesman, bus driver and business owner. In recognition of his accomplishments and community service, Ken received many awards, including honorary degrees from the University of Utah and Stanford University.
As a member of the LDS Church Ken served as a Home Teacher, Ward Clerk, in several Bishopric's, as a Bishop, in several High Councils, teacher and High Priest Group leader. He and his wife Janette served as missionaries in the Ogden Inner City Mission.
Ken loved the simple things in life. He loved sports and had been a coach and mentor to many youth organizations. He enjoyed football and rodeos, loved camping, fishing, riding his ATV and especially loved family activities.
Ken is survived by his wife, Janette; children, Tamara (Chad) Glines, Todd (Leslie) Dallinga, Teresa (Toby) Roberts, Tara (David) Beckey, Travis (Hillary) Dallinga, step-children, Jann (Brian) Ballif, Rick (Marsha) Treasure, Marty (Nicole) Treasure, Jason (Traci) Treasure and Elene (Brad) Hess; 31 grandchildren; 10 1/2 great-grandchildren and his siblings, Larry (Sharon) Dallinga, Carolyn (Kerry) Call and Byron Dallinga.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 16, 2013 at the Pleasant View Stake Center, 2900 N. 1000 W. The family will meet with friends on Thursday, August 15th from 5 to 8 p.m. at Myers Ogden Mortuary and Friday at the church from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Interment, Ben Lomond Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made in Ken's name to the Hess Cancer Foundation at www.hesscancerfoundation.com.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.myers-mortuary.com.