|Birth: ||Jul. 24, 1935|
|Death: ||Nov. 15, 1972|
Gordon LeRoy Adamson, son of Clifford and Mildred Adamson, was born southeast of Nelson, Nebraska July 24, 1935. He passed away Wednesday, November 15, 1972, at the age of 37 years 3 months and 21 days.
He graduated from the Nelson High School and attended college at Kansas State. He served in the United States Navy from 1953 to 1957. After his discharge, he farmed and was a truck driver.
He was a member of the American Legion, the Livestock Feeders' Association, and the Superior Elk's Lodge.
He was united in marriage to Marilyn Schultz in 1963 in Norwalk, California. To this union two children were born; one son, Kirby, and a daughter, Angela.
He leaves to mourn his passing his wife, Marilyn; his son, Kirby; his daughter, Angela; his parents, Clifford and Mildred Adamson; his grandmother, Alta Adamson, all of Nelson, Nebraska; his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Smiley Rust of Mountain Grove, Missouri, and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, November 18, 1972, from the First Presbyterian Church in Nelson, Nebraska with the Rev. Forrest R. Grimm officiating. Interment and military rites were from the Nelson Cemetery. The Klawitter Funeral Home of Nelson was in charge of arrangements.
Out of town relatives and friends attending the funeral were: Mr. and Mrs. Floyd McMullen and Mr. and Mrs. Lavern Adamson both of Denver, Colorado; Mr. Whitfield Adamson and Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Adamson both of Cherokeee, Iowa; Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Drohman and daughters of Moorcoft, Wyoming; Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Schultz of Gillette, Wyoming; Leo H. Cochnan Jr. of St. Joe, Missouri; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Troudt, Wauneta; Mr. and Mrs. John Troudt, Seward; Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Troudt, Lawrence; Mrs. Leslie Troudt, Hastings; Mr. and Mrs. D.L. Adamson, Exeter; Mr. and Mrs. Don Rust and family and Mr. and Mrs. Gary Whiteley all of Geneva; Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Rothfuss and family, Omaha; Mrs. Gale Brittenham, Mrs. Gene Turek and Mr. and Mrs. Quint Runyon all of Lincoln; Lin Schleif, Fairbury; Mr. and Mrs. R.L. Bailey and family, Shickley; Carl Crouse, Nebraska City; Wesley Marr, Bruning; Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Skinner, Duane Skinner and Mr. and Mrs. Roland Shipley all of Edgar; Mrs. Judie Prentiss, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Syke and Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Schutz all of Ruskin; Mrs. Pearl Schultz, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Schultz and Carol, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Meyer and Roger Vergo all of Superior.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, November 23, 1972; pg. 10
Lawrence Clifford Adamson (1911 - 1988)
Mildred Mary Rust Adamson (1913 - 2008)
Married June 28, 1963
Plot: Block 3, Lot 14
Maintained by: Brett Slocum
Originally Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Jul 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20247003