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Leo Gerard Adams
"Jerry "

12/10/1922 - 05/08/2019

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Leo Gerard “Jerry” Adams, 96, died peacefully at home.  Born December 10, 1922 in Moab, Utah to Vaughn Mortensen Adams and Leah Hammond Adams.  Jerry married his beloved wife, Nola Keller Adams in 1950, later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple in 1966.

Survived by his wife, 2 of 8 siblings, children David Adams, Chris Waters, Julie Burton, Ghayl Adams; grandchildren Aaron (Kathryn) Burton, Cameron Christiansen, Jaymie Waters, Anthony (Stephanie) Waters, Dax Burton.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, May 16, 2019 beginning at Noon at the Westbrook First Ward, 6500 S. Dixie Drive in West Jordan. Visitations will be held on Wednesday evening from 6-8PM and one hour prior to services on Thursday. Interment to follow at Larkin Sunset Gardens in Sandy.

 

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  • Worked with Leo at Hercules. Always joked with him about retiring before him even though I was 20+years younger.

    Good ,strong ,and talented chemist.

    — John weidner
  • Jerry was a good friend and loyal colleague in Priesthood service. He will be long remembered in my mind and heart.
    He more than deserves the rest he now feels.

    — Ivan Jeffs
  • We have so many good memories and good friends that have recently left us. We love you Nola. Keep the faith.

    — Marilain Black