Elaine Giles Smith Dorcheus, loving mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt, age 83, of Mountain View, died Monday, April 7, 2014. She was born June 13, 1930, in Heber City, Utah, to John Golden and Mary Louisa Shepherd Giles.
Elaine married John Wesley Eggers; they later divorced. She later married Theron Franklin Smith, in Heber City, Utah. They were sealed for time and all eternity in the Salt Lake Temple. He died February 25, 1989. Elaine later married Glen Charles Dorcheus. He died September 4, 2013.
She worked hard in many professions all her life. She was a member of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers. Her family meant everything to her. She loved country concerts and traveling. She is survived by children Mary (Tim) Endner, Anna Elaine (Neil) Hilton, Evelyn (Wayne) Stoltz, Clara Jacques, Fred (Becky) Eggers; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; three brothers, Charles Giles, Dale Giles, Darrell Giles; one sister, Annette Young; and many nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be held Friday, April 11, from 6-8 p.m. in Mountain View. Her funeral will be held Saturday, April 12, at 1 p.m., in the Heber 8th Ward, 650 S. 1205 West, Heber City, Utah. Friends and family may call one hour prior to services. Burial will be in the Heber City Cemetery.