Friday, October 1, 2010
1. He went on a mission because of the encouragement of his future wife.
2. His father died when he was 7 years old.
3. When he was a fighter pilot their motto was “Return with Honor.”
4. He was mission companions with Elder Jeffrey R. Holland.
5. He and his wife met while playing flag football.
6. His wife, a cheerleader, liked to cheer for him while he played baseball, football, basketball and track.
7. He performed heart surgery on President Spencer W. Kimball.
8. He was called as a Bishop at age 22.
9. Speaks 4 different languages.
10. His nickname was “Stretch.”
11. He has read Harry Potter.
12. He likes to bake bread.
13. His great-great grandfather is Hyrum Smith.
14. His mission president was Richard G. Scott.
15. He is a painter and wood carver.