Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, issued the following statement regarding the passing of President Boyd K. Packer.
“President Packer was a uniquely talented individual. He strengthened the spirituality of many within our community and inspired countless others to provide service to our state, our country and around the world.
“Deeply committed to his faith, President Packer provided a wonderful example of teaching and living measured principles.
“The Salt Lake Chamber and Utah’s business community extend our heartfelt condolences and support to the Packer family at this time. We’ve lost a strong leader. He will be deeply missed.”