|Birth: ||Mar. 28, 1928|
|Death: ||Aug. 10, 2003|
> WISCONSIN DELLS - John Adney, age 75, of Wisconsin Dells, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2003, at the University Hospital in Madison. John was born March 28, 1928, in Soldiers Grove, Wis., the son of Floyd and Nora (Hestetune) Adney. Following high school, John was induced into the U.S. Army and after two years, was honorably discharged. In March 1954, he married Jane Madson in Kohler, Wis. They lived in Milwaukee and John worked for two years for Greyhound Bus Lines. From 1956, he drove semi tractor trailers, until he retired in 1982. Following retirement, he worked for the Dells Boat Company. John loved animals, was a member of the Harold B. Larkin American Legion Post 187 of Wisconsin Dells, and Teamsters Union Local 200, and he enjoyed bowling and golf. John was loved and will be missed dearly by his wife, Jane; daughters, Nancy (Steven) Westfahl of Waterford, Wis., Mary Rodriquez of Wisconsin Dells, Gail (Mark) Biedenbender of Colgate, Wis., and, Marsha Adney of Green Bay, Wis.; grandchildren, Jessica and John Rodriquez, and David (Stephanie) and James Biedenbender; great-grandchildren, Alexia Rodriquez, Abraham Biedenbender and Mackenzie McDermott; and sisters, Dorothy (Stanley) Eggie of Sun City West, Ariz., and Doris Coleman of Onalaska. John was preceded in death by his parents; infant twin sister, Mary Ellen; a brother, Nolan; and son-in-law, John Rodriquez. Memorial funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 14, 2003, at 11 a.m. at TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH in Wisconsin Dells with the Rev. Dennis Schueler and Vicar Jonathan Vierkant co-officiating. According to his wishes, John was cremated. Military rites will be provided by the Harold B. Larkin American Legion Post 187 of Wisconsin Dells. Visitation will be held at TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Trinity Lutheran Church New Addition Fund or the charity of choice. The Picha Funeral Home and Crematory of Lake Delton, assisted the family with arrangements., (608) 253-7884 www.pichafuneralhome.com.
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
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Record added: Oct 16, 2008
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