Bill Orton (D-UT), 1948-2009
- Bill Orton, former U.S. congressman, died April 18, 2009 when the ATV he was driving flipped over on a sand dune in the Little Sahara Recreation Area killing him instantly. He was a resident of N. Ogden. He was born in 1948 in N. Ogden to Donald and Carroll Orton. After leaving Congress he practiced tax law in Ogden, was a Democratic Party committeeman (2008) and lost a race for governor of UT to Mike Leavitt (2000).
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