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Orlin Vern Clements I

Posted 2019-11-04 by Pat R
The Times-News (Twin Falls, Idaho)
Monday, June 24, 1985, p. A-8

HAGERMAN--Orlin Vern Clements, 66, of Hagerman, died at his home Saturday after a long illness.

He was born July 16, 1918, in Clementsville in Teton County. He was educated in Clementsville, Hibbard and Rexburg, and graduated from Rigby High School. He also attended the University of Idaho, Southern Branch, at Pocatello. He served with the U.S. Army in World War II. After his discharge he worked as a building contractor in Mesa, Ariz. He married Mildred Galyean, May 18, 1946, in Las Vegas, Nev. The marriage was later solemnized in the Mesa LDS Temple May 18, 1949.

They lived in the Rexburg area where he worked as an electrical engineer at Ricks College. He was later employed by Standard Oil Co. in Mesa for two years. He worked as a quality control engineer for the U.S. Gypsum Co. in Midland, Calif., and also lived in Plaster, Calif., over a period of 20 years. The couple had resided in Hagerman since 1975. He was a member of the Hagerman LDS Church and member of the High Priest Quorum. He also worked with Boy Scout programs.

Surviving are his wife of Hagerman; two sons, Michael Allen Clements of Hagerman and Orlin V. Clements II of Twin Falls; three daughters, Linda Bean and Kay Conder, both of Hagerman, and Medra Lewis of Salem, Ore.; three brothers, Lawrence Clements of Hagerman, Silas Clements of Rexburg and Amos Clements of North Ogden, Utah. There are 22 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

The funeral will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Hagerman LDS Church by Bishop Jack Gough. Burial will be in the Hagerman Cemetery. Friends may call at DeMaray's Gooding Chapel Tuesday from 1 to 7 p.m.

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