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Wednesday, February 4, 2009

This obituary came out today in the Provo Herald Newspaper

Adelbert Doyle Smith
Adelbert Doyle Smith, 82, passed away February 3, 2009 in American Fork, Utah. Born April 6, 1926 in American Fork to Adelbert and Della Doyle Smith. Doyle married Reva Colledge on Oct 27, 1947 and sealed in the Salt Lake Temple.

He served during WW II in the Marines. Doyle was a life long wool grower, farmer and cattle rancher. He worked as a line working foreman for Utah Power & Light. He coached pony league baseball. Former president of the Deer Creek Land and Livestock Company, member of Utah Lake Land Owners Association. Served as a dedicated home teacher, ward clerk and counselor in the Bishopric.

Survived by his wife, Reva of American Fork; 3 sons and 1 daughter, Blake (Julie) Mosida, Utah; Marlin (Mary), Am Fork; Scott (Lisa), Cedar Hills; Arlene Smith, Provo; 11 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; siblings Ronald (LuJean), Am Fork; Ralph (Gladys), Las Vegas, NV; Doris (Loran) Cook, Orem; and sister-in-law Connie R. Smith, Am Fork. Preceded in death by his son Russell J. Smith and brother Max Smith.

Funeral services will be held Friday, February 6, 2009 at 11 am in the American Fork 6^th Ward Chapel, 300 North 100 East. Friends may call Thursday evening from 6 to 8 pm at the Anderson & Sons Mortuary, 49 E 100 N, Am Fork and Friday at the church from 9:45 to 10:45 am prior to services. Interment, American Fork Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent at

Reva, Blake, Marlin, Scott & Arlene, we extend to you as your family, our heartfelt love and sympathy at the passing of your husband and father. May you feel the comfort and love of our Heavenly Father as you morn his loss.