SORENSEN - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Temple-building Mormon leader dies at 81 <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Temple-building Mormon leader dies at 81</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T18:05:22.96-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 06:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">David E. Sorensen, an LDS general authority assigned by the late President Gordon B. Hinckley with overseeing a massive expansion of Mormon temple building, died Aug. 26 at his home in San Juan Capistrano, Calif. He was 81. Sorensen, who made his living as a businessman first with a health services company in California and then as vice chairman of Nevada Community Bank in Las Vegas, was tapped in 1992 to join the LDS hierarchy as a member of the Second Quorum of Seventy. Three years later, he ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:05:22 MDT