MARYSVALE — Robert Anderton, 77, Marysvale, passed away June 25, 2020, in Richfield. He was born June 9, 1943, in Marysvale, to Alma Wesley and Geneva Christina Anderson Anderton. He married Vicky Lee Griffith, June 16, 1961, in Granger, She preceded him in death, Oct. 19, 2019.
He was born and raised in Marysvale. Though he worked as a heavy equipment operator all over the west, he always came home to Marysvale to be with family, tend his animals and take care of his farm. He and Vicki are past members of the Elk’s Lodge in Tooele. He was also a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
He is survived by his children, Robby Anderton, Clayton (Stephanie) Anderton, Connie (Todd) Gibbs, Clint Anderton; 31 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren; and brother, Donald Anderton.
In addition to his wife, he is preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Verl, Bud, Bernice, Harold, Maxine, Ned, Ralph and Grant.
Graveside services and interment took place Tuesday, June 30, in the Anderton Family Cemetery in Marysvale.
Video streaming of the services and online guestbook can be found at maglebymortuary.com under Robert’s obituary.
Funeral directors, Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti.