Elder Adhemar Damiani, who served in the Second Quorum of the Seventy, died on June 16, 2013, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He was 73.
Sustained at age 59 to the Second Quorum of the Seventy on April 3, 1999, Elder Damiani served in that capacity for six years until his release on Oct. 1, 2005
After being released on Oct. 1, 2005, from the Second Quorum of the Seventy, Elder Damiani served as president of the Campinas Brazil Temple from 2005-2007, where his wife, Sister Walkyria Bronze Damiani, served as temple matron.
A funeral was held June 17, in Brazil. Members of the Brazil Area Presidency — Elder Claudio R.M. Costa, Elder Jairo Mazzagardi and Elder Eduardo Gavarret — and their wives were in attendance.