|Birth: ||Sep., 1856|
|Death: ||May 11, 1929|
George W. Adrian, an old resident of Nora precinct died at his home in Nora Saturday at the age of 72 years, 7 months and 24 days. He was a farmer and when retiring he moved into Nora. Funeral services were held atthe (sic) Methodist church Wednesday with Rev. H.V. Price officiating.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, May 16, 1929; pg. 4
Geo. W. Adroan (sic) was born at the home of his parents in Stockport, Ohio, September 17, 1856, and died at his home in Nora, Nebraska, May 11, 1929, at the age of 72 years, 7 months and 24 days.
As a young man he came to Iowa where he met and married Martha Matson October 14, 1880, and in a short time they came on further west to the prairies of Nebraska, where they together faced and conquered the many hardships and discouragements of home-making in those early years. Nine children came to bless their home, all of whom were present at the funeral services. The loving wife preceded him in death about ten years.
Mr. Adrian was a member of the Nora Methodist church and tried always to live the Christian life in such a way that his life might be an inspiration and help to his children and all those who knew him. He was a devoted husband and father and was always ready to sacrifice for the comfort and happiness of others.
Besides the immediate family he leaves many relatives and friends to mourn his death.
Goodbye, dear father, rest in peace,
Your labors now are o'er--
Beyond the clouds, beyond the stars,
You've reached the golden shore.
CARD OF THANKS
We take this opportunity of thanking our many friends and neighbors for their kind expressions of sympathy, for their helpful services, and for their floral offerings. The Adrian Children.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, May 23, 1929; pg. 26
Martha Matson Adrian (1863 - 1919)*
Roy Adrian (1883 - 1953)*
Violet O. Adrian Powell (1887 - 1965)*
Edna Bee Adrian (1889 - 1975)*
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Plot: Block 3, Lot 22
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Jul 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28076580