W. Glen Ballingham, age 74, passed away at his home on Friday, December 3rd. He was born on April 20th, 1947 in Payson, Utah to Arthur and Mary Baxter Ballingham. Glen grew up in the Ogden area and graduated from Bonneville High School and Weber State University.
Glen proudly served his country in the United States Army. After his three-year service he met his sweetheart Linda McConnell. They got married on February 20th 1971. Together they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary earlier this year. They were blessed with two sons Travis William and Brett Christopher and six grandchildren.
Glen worked for General Electric for 30 years and then worked for the Dollar Tree Distribution Warehouse for 15 years. They retired to St. George where they have lived for the last 10 years.
He is survived by his loving wife Linda; son Brett (Adrienne) Ballingham; grandchildren Cade, Madison, Evelyn, Cambria, Lydia and Jacob; siblings Grant (Meri-Michael) Ballingham, Roger (Kimberly) Ballingham, Gilbert Ballingham, Mary Ballingham, and Sarah Rilla Ballingham. Preceded in death by his son Travis Ballingham; his parents; and brothers Arthur “Skip” and Martin Ballingham.
Friends are welcome to greet the family during a viewing on Friday, December 10th from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Larkin Sunset Gardens, 1950 E. Dimple Dell Rd. (10600 S.), Sandy. A graveside service where Glen will be laid to rest next to his son Travis will be held on Saturday, December 11th at 1:00 PM with a viewing one hour prior to services also at Larkin Sunset Gardens.
To virtually attend services through zoom please visit www.larkincares.com