|Birth: ||Nov. 27, 1871|
|Death: ||Oct. 30, 1944|
DR. ADAMS DIES IN G.I. – Funeral Rites To Be Held in Wolbach For Prominent Physician –
Dr. Howard C. Adams, Wolbach physician for 40 years, dies Monday evening in a Grand Island hospital. Dr. Adams, who was 72 years old, entered the hospital October 21. Funeral services will be conducted Friday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the Methodist church. Dr. C. B. Harman will officiate.
Born in Warren county, O., son of Nathan and Charlotte Adams, the deceased attended high school at Lebanon, O., and was a student at the University of Lebanon. He was graduated from the University of Chicago in 1901 and three years later started his practice in Wolbach. In January 1907, he was married to Miss Helen Burgess at Evanston, Ill. Dr. Adams was a member of the Tri-County Medical Society and the Nebraska Medical Association. He served as a member of the Wolbach village board for four years.
Greeley Citizen, Greeley, Nebraska, Thursday, November 2, 1944
Funeral Rites For Wolbach Physician – Funeral services were conducted Friday afternoon for Dr. Howard C. Adams, well-known Wolbach physician. Brief services were held at the family home, followed by rites at the Methodist church at 3 o'clock. Dr. C. B. Harman of Grand Island and Rev. A. C. Ehret, pastor, officiated. Mrs. J. C. Wilson and Mrs. David E. Bengtson sang. Burial was in Hillside cemetery. The pallbearers: Dr. P. A. Bartunek of Knoxville, Ia., Henry Bredthauer of Scotia, J. C. Wilson, E. L. Johnson, Gus Rother and Edward Kolar. Out-of-own friends here to attend the funeral services included Dr. and Mrs. C. B. Harman, Mrs. Soren Olson and Mrs. Gus Schomburg of Grand Island, Rev. and Mrs. A. C. Ehret of North Loup, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Schomburg of Cushing, Mrs. Max Stepp of Greeley, Dr. and Mrs. J. L. Brannen of Greeley, Mrs. R. Woodruff of Grand Island.
Dr. Howard Chalfient Adams, son of Nathan and Charlotte Adams, was born November 27, 1871, in Franklin, O., and died October 30 in a Grand Island hospital.
In his childhood he was baptized in the Lutheran church of Donaldville, O. In his early manhood he joined the Methodist church at Lebanon, O.
After his public school education he attended the National Normal University of Southern Ohio, graduating with the Bachelor of Science degree and the Bachelor of Arts degree. He was graduated from the Rush Medical College in Chicago in 1898 and was an intern at the Presbyterian hospital there. Dr. Adams spent two years as a pathologist at the Kankakee, Ill., mental hospital and one year at Mount Pleasant, Ia. He was also on the medical faculty at Drake University at Des Moines. In 1902 Dr. Adams moved to Archer, Neb., where he practiced until August, 1903, when he came to Wolbach.
On July 16, 1905, he was married to Miss Helen A. Burgess of Merrick county. Surviving are his wife, and one sister, Mamie E. Adams, of Wolbach.
Greeley Citizen, Greeley, Nebraska, Thursday, November 9, 1944
Helen Amelia Burgess Adams (1873 - 1959)
Plot: Block 7, Lot 110
Created by: Linda Berney
Record added: Oct 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60831016