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Elmo Pendleton Orton

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“I had the priviledge to serve in the Manchester Mission together with elder and sister Orton and was fortunate that our contact continued through the...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Oddbjrm Strand-Angermann

“Dale and Netta,We just spoke with the Leavitts and asked if they were able to see you at the Mission President Training. Of course, they did. They...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Dale,Just read about the passing of your father. What a great man. I wish I could attend the funeral but will be unable to. Elmo was such a good...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: ValRae Munford - Parowan, UT

“Elmo Orton, the true gentleman of our time. He and Glennis were always such gracious people. You always felt the Spirit when you were in their home. ...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“What a nice nice man. My privilege to have known him. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“My prayers are with you and your family . May you be blessed with the comfort of the Lord. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Shirley Fife - Cedar City, UT

“Sorry for your loss, but, what a great neighbor and friend. Have missed them since leaving in 1992. Best to the family.He will be missed but, a great...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: David Norton - Salt Lake City, UT

“My sincere condolences for the loss of your love one,may you find comfort in knowing that those who die God keeps in his memory because they are...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Lee - MS

“I am extending my condolences to the family of Elmo Orton. May the entire family find peace in knowing that God cares for you and your family and...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Jen

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Elmo was born on October 25, 1917 and passed away on Tuesday, June 27, 2017.

Elmo was a resident of Cedar City, Utah at the time of passing.

Shortly after their marriage, Dad began his military training at Camp Kohler, Calif. before embarking to New Guinea and the Philippines where he served in the US Army Signal Corp Supply Unit.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the Cedar Stake Center (155 E 400 S, Cedar City, Utah). A viewing will be held Friday, June 30th at Southern Utah Mortuary (190 N 300 W, Cedar City, Utah) from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A viewing will be held Saturday, July 1st at the Cedar Stake Center from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. Interment will be in the Cedar City Cemetery under the direction of Southern Utah Mortuary.