Jack Roland Lind, 99, passed away peacefully, Sunday, March 18, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family.\r\n\r\nJack was born November 28, 1918, on Thanksgiving Day, to Allyn Wilbur and Electa Hortense Dansie Lind. He grew up in Lyman, Wyoming, where he played basketball and was team captain his junior and senior years. He moved to Salt Lake in 1937. He married Lois Park on May 31, 1949.\r\n\r\nJack was a survivor of World War II where he served as sergeant in the Army in the 1635th Engineer Battalion. He worked for the US Post Office for 26 years, then 10 years for Unisys as a security guard supervisor. He retired April 20, 1984. Jack was a hard worker and loved construction work where he built many basements and garages in his neighborhood with his best friend, Keith. This he did after he carried mail all day. He enjoyed watching sports, especially the Utah Jazz. He was a very loving, kind and generous man. He had a great love for his family and friends which he showed every time you came for a visit. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.\r\n \r\nWe would love to thank all of his “Cottonwood Mall Gang” for their sweet friendship and continued love to our dad. You were heaven sent after mom passed away. \r\nJack is survived by his daughter, Kaye (Marty) Derrick; and son, Gary (Trish) Lind; 8 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by 1 sister, Leah, who still lives in Wyoming. Jack is preceded in death by parents; two brothers, Robert and Rex; his loving wife, Lois of 39 years; and 1 great-granddaughter, Payton.\r\n\r\nThere will be a viewing Thursday, March 22, 2018, from 6-8 p.m. at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 So. State Street, in Murray. On Friday, March 23, 2018, there will be a graveside service at 11:00 a.m. at Elysian Burial Gardens where he will be laid to rest. In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution to the Veterans of Foreign Wars. \r\n\r\nOnline condolences may be shared at www.jenkins-soffe.com.