|Birth: ||Apr. 3, 1916, USA|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 2010|
Adam, 93, our loving dad and grandpa passed away.
Adam was a graduate of Eastern High School and lettered in swimming and was team manager. He was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII receiving 2 purple hearts and 2 bronze stars. He retired in 1974 from Oldsmobile after 38 years of service. He was a charter member of Delta Presbyterian Church; member and past-governor of Moose Lodge #288; active supporter of the YMCA Mystic Lake Camp; and the FVW National Home for children, where he organized the yearly trip to the circus. He was a member and past commander of the Old-Higgens VFW Post 3727 of Holt, and in 2002 was honored for his 56 years of service to the post. He was active in establishing the Veteran's Affairs office in the Lansing Civic Center, and organizing VFW participation in area parades. For Memorial Day, he coordinated for many years, the decorating of veteran's graves at Evergreen Cemetery's Little Arlington.
Adam was preceded in death by his wife of over 50 wonderful years, Arlene Petrovich, in 2009.
Surviving are his son, Mark Petrovich; and 3 grandsons, Nick, John and Charlie Petrovich.
The funeral service was held at Delta Presbyterian Church with Pastor Herbert Swanson officiating. Intermant wss at Deepdale Memoral Park with Military Honors. Contributions may be made to the VFW National Home in memory of Adam.
The family was served by Tiffany Funeral Home, Lansing.
published in Lansing State Journal 2-21-2010.
Arlene Petrovich (1920 - 2009)
Deepdale Memorial Park
Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
Record added: Feb 21, 2010
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