|Birth: ||Dec. 28, 1887|
|Death: ||Nov. 1, 1965|
Services were held Wednesday, November 3, for Violet O. Powell, 78, who passed away Monday.
Rev. Maurice Holt officiated at the services in the Methodist church (sic). Russel Reeve, Clem Reeve, Harry Shaw, Arbor Ferebee, Vic Crandell and Lloyd Bargen were pall bearers.
Interment was in the Nelson Cemetery and the Klawitter Funeral Home have charge of the arrangements.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, November 4, 1965
Violet Adrian Powell, daughter of George and Martha Adrian, was born near Nora, December 28, 1887, and departed this life on November 1, at Brodstone Memorial Hospital, Superior. She joined the Methodist Church at Nora in January 1903, later transferring her membership to Nelson.
She was united in marriage to John C. Powell on December 28, 1909 and to this union four daughters were born: Mrs. Opal Benedict, Mrs. Daisy Farver, Mrs. Arlene Roseboom, and Mrs. Ardis Dillman. Mrs. Powell's main interests in life were her family, lodge and church work, having taught Sunday School for several years. Beside her four daughters, seven grandchildren, she is survived by three sisters: Mrs. Myrtle Hoag, Seattle, Wash., Mrs. Annie Sherman, Blue Rapids, Kans., and Miss Edna Adrian, Nelson; three brothers, Glenn Adrian of Dodge City, Kans., and Sidney and Wayne Adrian of Wichita, Kans. Her parents, husband and two brothers preceded her in death.
Pallbearers for the service were Russel Reeve, Clem Reeve, Harry Shaw, Arbor Ferebee, Vic Crandell and Lloyd Bargen.
Reverend Maurice Holt officiated.
Out of town relatives here for the funeral were: Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Adrian, Dodge City, Kan.; Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Adrian and Sidney Adrian of Wichita, Kans.; Mr. and Mrs. Bud Owens of Edson, Kans., Mrs. Helen Russell and daughter, Mankato, Kans.; Mr. and Mrs. Gilbert Adrian and son, Hastings; Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Benedict, Bellwood; Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Roseboom, Duncan; Mr. and Mrs. Herb Dillman and family, Holdrege; Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Larsen and son, Lincoln; Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Anderson, Deshler; and Mr. and Mrs. Everett Nelson of Davenport.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, November 11, 1965; pg. 5
George W. Adrian (1856 - 1929)
Martha Matson Adrian (1863 - 1919)
John C. Powell (1884 - 1941)*
Opal Vera Powell Benedict (1910 - 2001)*
Daisy Frances Powell Farver (1912 - 1989)*
Cleo Ardis Powell Dillman (1925 - 2012)*
Arlene C. Powell Roseboom (1925 - 2005)*
Roy Adrian (1883 - 1953)*
Violet O. Adrian Powell (1887 - 1965)
Edna Bee Adrian (1889 - 1975)*
Plot: Block 2, Lot 20
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Jun 28, 2007
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