Russell Eugene Hildebrand passed away August 9, 2012 in Milford, Utah. He was born March 6, 1948 to Ernest Clarence and Lois Gail Hildebrand in Tonopah, Nevada.Russell graduated from high school in 1966 in Henderson, Nevada. He joined the U.S. Marine Corps and served during the Vietnam Conflict. He loved to go golfing year-round. He would golf almost every day. He loved his grandchildren and loved welding and working with steel.He is survived by his son Grant Dale Hildebrand (Laura) of Milford, UT; brothers Harry Hildebrand (Shirley) of Henderson, NV; John Hildebrand (Glenna) of Henderson, NV; sisters Ellen Etta Roberts (Frank); Sally Hildebrand; Clara Porter of Henderson, NV; LauraDale Hildebrand of Henderson, NV; Gwen Hildebrand of Iowa; and 2 grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, sister Elberta Hildebrand and Grace Twila Sena, and brother Robert Hildebrand. Arrangements are under the direction of Southern Utah Mortuary. Online condolences can be sent to www.sumortuary.com.