Cover photo for William King's Obituary
William King Profile Photo
1939 William 2020

William King

May 6, 1939 — December 25, 2020

American Fork


William David King (81) passed away at his home in American Fork, Utah surrounded by family on December 25, 2020 He was born in Ogden, Utah May 6th, 1939 to Louis and Venice King. He attended Davis High School. Following high school he joined the Navy and proudly served his country for 6 years. He was married to Berthann Riggs on April 18, 1972 and later sealed in the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints , Provo Utah Temple. He worked as a service manager for Holly Auto and later became the Head Custodian at Windsor Elementary and then Ceder Ridge Elementary in Cedar Hills, Utah.
William loved everything to do with baseball, he even had an opportunity to play in the minor leagues. He also enjoyed fly fishing, geocashing with his neighbors the Johanson's. Most of all he loved spending time with his children, granddaughter, friends and neighbors. He was a hard worker and took great pride in his work.
He is survived by his beloved wife Berthann Riggs King, his sons Bill, Brian, Brent and daughter's Becky and Kari King Gordon. A granddaughter Madison and his sister Carla Buys and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, sister Pam and brother Jerry.
Graveside  services will be held Wednesday December 30, 2020 at 1:30 PM in the Utah Veterans Memorial Cemetery located at 17111 1700 W Bluffdale UT, 84065. A visitation will be held from 11:45 to 12:45  at Anderson and Sons Mortuary 49 East 100 North American Fork, UT 84003. Please share a message at andersonmortaury.com

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of William King, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

12:00 - 1:00 pm (Mountain time)

Anderson Mortuary, Highland, Pearl

UT

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Starts at 1:30 pm (Mountain time)

Utah Veterans Memorial Park, Bluffdale, Ut

UT

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 32

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree