Ralph Stephen Adams, age 45, returned to our Heavenly Father June 4, 2012 after sustaining injuries from an accident. He was born on April 5, 1967 in American Fork, Utah, to Ralph Walker and Carroll Louise Stokes Adams.
He is a great great-grandson of Arza Adams. He lived all of his life in and near American Fork. Steve is a member of the American Fork 3rd Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was born in a loving family with three brothers. MIchael (Diane Broadbent), Vaughn (Vicky Butler), Keith (April Branaghan), and a very close Glen Stokes. Four sister, Verna Hollingshead, Connie (Kent Carlson), Kristy (Bobby Faddis) and Kathy Adams.
Steve has many nieces and nephews who loved him and would go visit him and take him places, five in particular, Chennille, William, Tyson, Jason and Sammy. His beloved dog Isaiah will forever miss him. Steve was an avid fisherman who also loved to hunt, camp, crochet, and paint ceramics. He was a great storyteller and even started writing a book. He was very talented in what he did. Steve had many friends who helped him throughout his life whom he loved dearly. He had a very gentle spirit and was kind and giving to all he came across.
To Steve, everyone was his friend. He is happily greeted by his parents, Ralph and Carroll, Grandparents Arnt and Helen Arneson, Sthephen and Haydee Adams, and a great nephew, Stetson Dickinson.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. in the American Fork 3rd Ward Chapel, 165 North 350 West in American Fork, Utah. Friends may visit with the family on Monday, June 11, 2012 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Wing Mortuary, 118 East Main, Lehi, Utah and Tuesday morning from 9:30 till time of service at the church. Interment will be at the American Fork Cemetery, on the North side.