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Orville John “Orv” Rolph

Freedom, Caribou County, Idaho, USA
Death 3 Aug 1995 (aged 88)
Burial Logan, Cache County, Utah, USA
Plot A_ 430_ 51_ 1
Memorial ID 100021151 · View Source
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Orville John "Orv" Rolph, 88, of Idaho Falls, died Aug 3, 1995 at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center of heart failure.
He was born Oct 8, 1906 at Freedom, ID to Albert Freemont Rolph and Mary Elizabeth Hayes Rolph. He grew up in Freedom and attended schools in Idaho and Wyoming.
He married Inger Christine Dana Nelson May 21, 1928 at Soda Springs. They made their home in Freedom where he farmed until relocating to Utah when he was 34-years old. He owned and operated bowling lanes in Utah and Idaho as well as promoted bowling as a sport. He worked at Utah State University in Logan, a painter eventually becoming head custodian there. The had also lived in Salt Lake City, Pocatello and California. They lived many years in Logan before moving to Idaho Falls 18 years ago.
He was a member of the LDS Church. He enjoyed bowling and spending time with his family. He was above all a perfectionist in all that he did and was a master gardener.

Rolph, Orville John Orv (3 Aug 1995)Star Valley Independent

Bio by: Carol STEVENS

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100021151
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