Latter-day Saint Life

From Renowned Musicians to Politicians, Mormons Share Their Love of Elder Robert D. Hales


On October 1, 2017, just 15 minutes after the conclusion of the Sunday morning session of general conference, Elder Robert D. Hales passed away. 

Known for his love of learning and love of the gospel, Elder Hales influenced many people throughout the world. And many are sharing their memories of him and honoring his life after his passing.

From renowned musicians to politicians, many have shared their wonderful thoughts about this apostle. Here are a just of few of the ways Elder Hales influenced others during his lifetime. 

Statement from Senator Hatch on the passing of his dear friend Elder Robert D. Hales. — Senator Hatch Office (@senorrinhatch) October 1, 2017
"Our faith prepares us to be in the presence of God." Robert D Hales (1932-2017)#LDSConf — Hank R. Smith, PhD (@hankrsmith) October 1, 2017

oooooh Elder Hales, I am just BURSTING with love for you...! How humble to have heard your words today from Elder Andersen — Al Carraway (@22AlFox) October 1, 2017

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