David Glenn Anderson was born in Salt Lake City on December 28, 1938, to George and Elizabeth (Betty) Anderson. His family moved to Ogden in 1948.
He had two sisters and five brothers. He graduated from Ben Lomond High School and Weber State University. He joined the U.S. Navy in 1959. He later worked for Hill Air Force Base.
David married Sharron Parkinson on March 17, 1960. They had four girls: (Tonya, Kristin, Letitia (deceased) and Nikol) and two boys, (Chad and Kyle). They have 17 grandchildren and 20 great- grandchildren.
David will celebrate his 80th birthday with his family.