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Orlem Lee Roy Wells

d. July 15, 2016

Orlem Lee Roy Wells, 77, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2016 at a local medical center. Orlem was born in Marshfield, Oregon in 1938. He grew up in Cobalt, Idaho and graduated from Challis High school. He joined the United States Navy and served on the USS Essex. After being discharged from the Navy he moved to Pocatello, Idaho and married the love of his life Patricia Linford. He was a lifelong Industrial Electrician and after he retired, he moved to Clayton, Idaho to enjoy his retirement living on the Salmon River. He loved the Frank Church Wilderness Area and the White Cloud Mountains. He loved fishing and was an avid rock hound. He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Linford-Wells; father, Albert Wells; and mother, Gladys Wells. Survivors include his sister, Donna Willie of Pocatello, Idaho; one daughter, JoAnn Wells-Wood of Pocatello, Idaho; two sons, John Wells of Elko, Nevada, and Dusty Wells of Union Star, Missouri; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Cremation will take place and there will be no services held.

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