Marty and Dee Halverson
W. Dee Halverson earned degrees in history at Brigham Young University and York University in England. Since founding Heritage Associates, he has provided professional research and published works for nearly 200 clients worldwide. He is also a specialist in oral interviews, historical site evaluation, archive development and organization, litigation research, and genealogy. Dee is fluent in German and has a reading knowledge of French. Proficient in translating Old English and German scripts, and deciphering old handwritten texts, he is adept at handling the oldest papers, and using the newest technology.
Dee was born in Provo, Utah. He served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Germany from 1965-1968. In 1969 he met Marty Bagley while on a BYU semester abroad in Salzburg, Austria, and they were married later that year. They have seven children and twenty grandchildren, and currently live in South Jordan, Utah.
Marty Ann Halverson is freelance editor and writer. Her passion for history, writing and family has resulted in thirteen children's books and two privately published family histories. She has co-authored four biographies with Dee and is his research assistant. Marty recently published her first historical novel, entitled Son of a Gun.