Terry Jordan Powell, 75, Ephrata, was health physicist, enjoyed reading, time with family

By on July 23, 2014

Terry Jordan Powell, 75, of Ephrata, passed away peacefully Monday, July 14, 2014, at his residence.

He was born in San Francisco, Calif. to the late James and Beatrice (Mikesell) Powell and was the husband of Everlie (Glew) Powell with whom he shared 54 years of marriage.

Jordan was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Lancaster. He retired from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California where he worked as a health physicist. He loved reading and being with his family.

In addition to his wife; he is survived by his five children: Elizabeth, wife of Jim Bowe, Don, husband of Sylvia Powell, Linnea, wife of Donnie Stewart, Kimberly, wife of Paul Andersen, Emmeline, wife of David Stoddard; 23 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a sister: Sherry Stenvold.

In addition to his parents; he was preceded in death by five siblings: Dawn, Karyl, James, Bob and Pat.

Services were held July 23 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Lancaster, with Bishop James E. Bowe officiating. Interment followed in the Mellinger’s Union Cemetery, Stevens.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata. Online condolences can be given at stradlingfuneralhome.com.

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