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Elvis LaVell Adams

August 14, 1934 ~ December 23, 2022 (age 88) 88 Years Old
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Elvis LaVell Adams 88 of Orem, Utah passed away Friday, December 23, 2022 at his home after an extended illness.  He was born August 14, 1934 in Pleasant Grove to Silas Elmer Adams and Martha Vanetta Boulter Adams he graduated from American Fork High School.  He married his eternal companion and love of his life Paulene Ann McCandless in the Salt Lake City Temple August 21, 1953.  From this union four children were born.  Paulene and the children were his life.  

He served his country in the National Guard and was honorably discharged.  He worked at Deseret Chemical when first married later working at Geneva Steel, where he retired. After retiring he worked at Cascade Elementary where he made many great friends.  He would roof homes whenever he could to make additional money.  He was a good provider.  He was an avid horseman.  He enjoyed hunting and fishing.  His favorite times were with his family.  He loved the Yellowstone and Grand Teton areas and traveled there often. 

He is survived his sister VaNetta (Burt) Brooks, and his children Jerry (Pam)Adams, Jill (Doug) Eames, Jeff (Sharron) Adams, Jay Adams and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his sweetheart Paulene, his parents and siblings Arvene, Bryce, Don, Glade, Dean, and LaRetta.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 3, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. in the Olpin Family Mortuary Chapel, 494 South #00 East, Pleasant Grove where family and friends may attend a viewing from 11:00 am – 12:45 p.m. prior to the services.  Interment will be in the Pleasant Grove City Cemetery.  Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com

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January 3, 2023

11:00 AM to 12:45 PM
Olpin Family Mortuary
494 South 300 East
Pleasant Grove, UT 84062

Funeral Service
Tuesday
January 3, 2023

1:00 PM
Olpin Family Mortuary
494 South 300 East
Pleasant Grove, UT 84062

Interment
Tuesday
January 3, 2023

2:30 PM
Pleasant Grove City Cemetery
550 North 100 West
Pleasant Grove, UT 84062

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