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John William Orrock

Birthplace: Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States
Death: Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
Cause of death: Coronary Occlusion
Place of Burial: Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Orrock and Mary Ann Orrock
Husband of Ardena (Orden) Orrock and Annie Christina Orrock
Father of Viva Christine Coleman; John Cyril Orrock; Beatrice Olsen; Lael Orrock and Annie Morrison Malin
Brother of William Thomas Orrock; Mary Jane Seegmiller; Elizabeth Ann Orrock; Joseph Henry Orrock; Clara Wilson and 2 others
Half brother of Eugene Orrock; Irene Natalie Curtis; Pearl Vorhees and Alta Anderson

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About John William Orrock

Deseret News, Salt Lake City, SL, Utah, Thursday, November 2, 1939, Page 12

Mr. Orrock Dies In S.L. ~ John W. Orrock, superintendent of the Utah Power and Light Company plant at Midvale since 1910, died at St. Mark's Hospital at 1:30 a.m. today of heart ailment. He had been ill since May.

Mrs. Orrock died three weeks ago. She was the former Ardina Leslie and married Mr. Orrock in 1914 (was Dec. 21, 1892).

Mr. Orrock was born April 10, 1871, at Santaquin, a son of William C. B. Orrock and Mary Ann Ogden Orrock. The family moved to Richfield a year later. Mr. Orrock moved to Midvale in 1910.

His first wife, Annie Morrison Orrock, died in 1903. Surviving sons and daughters from this marriage are: John Cyril Orrock and Mrs. Vina Colman of Pioche, Nev.; Mrs. Beatrice Wagner, Ogden, and Mrs. Annie Malin, Masin City, Wash. Also surviving are these brothers and sisters: William T. and Joseph Orrock, and Mrs. Charlton Seegmiller, Mrs. Charles Wilson, Mrs. Irene Curtis and Mrs. Alta Anderson, all of Richfield; Mrs. H.A. Christensen of Beaver, J.E. Orrock of Ely, Nev., and Mrs. Pearl Voorhies, Manti, and 11 grandchildren.

Funeral services tentatively have been arranged for Sunday at 1 p.m. in the Richfield First Ward Chapel. Friends may call at 125 North Main Street."

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John William Orrock's Timeline

April 10, 1871
Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States
April 30, 1879
Age 8
Utah, United States
Age 21
July 4, 1895
Age 24
Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, United States
October 8, 1897
Age 26
Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, United States
February 28, 1901
Age 29
Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, United States
Age 31
November 2, 1939
Age 68
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States