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Harry Cornelius Adrian
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Birth: Mar. 14, 1923
Rogers City
Presque Isle County
Michigan, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 2010
Rogers City
Presque Isle County
Michigan, USA

OBITUARY-Presque Isle County Advance, Vol 132, #13, Thurs, 04/04/2010, p 7A

Harry Adrian (March 14, 1923 - March 26, 2010)

HARRY "Dear Old Dad" ADRIAN, 87, of Alpena died Friday, March 26, 2010 at home after a long battle with diabetes.

Harry was born on March 14, 1923 in Rogers City, Michigan, to Henry and Mary (Egenrietta) Adrian, the sixth of eight children.

Harry proudly served our country in the United States Navy, earning the American Area Ribbon, Asiatic Pacific Area Ribbon with 3 stars and the World War II Victory Ribbon while on the USS Saratoga and the USS Suwanee.

Harry enjoyed fishing with his friends, relatives and neighbor, Dar. He loved playing Spitzer at the Alpena Senior Center and hanging out at Walmart. He was an active member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Ossineke for many years and served as an usher.

He is survived by
...his wife of 43 years, Luella (Trudy),
...three daughters;
......Linda Keeney of Lake Elsinore, CA,
......Carol (Johnny) Whitehead,
......Judy Adrian both of Alpena,
...two sons;
......Alan (Florence) Adrian of Ossineke,
......Phillip Adrian of Alpena,
...a step-son; Tom (LuAnn) Flood of Hartland, MI,
...ten grandchildren,
...three step-grandchildren, and
...a sister; Lorraine (Bob) Nelson of Traverse City, MI.

He was preceded in death by
...three sisters;
......Fern Tisch,
......Girlie Heussner,
......Ruth Zinke, and
...three brothers;
......Roy,
......Butch and
......Ernie.

Harry Adrian will be at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Ossineke on Tuesday, March 30, 2010 from 10:00 AM until the time of the funeral service at 1:00 PM with Rev. Dennis Neigh officiating. Military honors will be accorded by VFW Post #2496.

Interment will be at Memorial Park in Rogers City.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Michigan or the American Diabetes Association.

The family has chosen McWilliams Funeral Home - Alpena to assist them. Please visit Harry's personal web page at www.lifestorynet.com where you may share a memory with his family or sign the on-line guest book. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry John Adrian (1875 - 1956)
  Mary Anna Egenriether Adrian (1886 - 1958)
 
 Siblings:
  Ernest Charles Adrian (1905 - 2001)*
  Clara Helena Louisa Adrian Lamb - Heussner (1912 - 1992)*
  Hazel Bertha Adrian (1915 - 1918)*
  Ruth Naomi Adrian Zinke (1918 - 1958)*
  Roy Henry Adrian (1920 - 2004)*
  Harry Cornelius Adrian (1923 - 2010)
  Fern Esther Adrian Tisch (1926 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rogers Township Cemetery
Rogers City
Presque Isle County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Robert Adrian
Record added: Jun 03, 2010
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Harry Cornelius Adrian
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Harry Cornelius Adrian
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Harry Cornelius Adrian
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