|Birth: ||Dec. 4, 1917|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 2011|
DALTON - Opal Adam, 93, died Wednesday morning, Feb. 16, 2011, at the Heritage of Bridgeport Nursing Home in Bridgeport.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Feb. 21, in the United Church of the Plains, Presbyterian site in Dalton with Pastor Leon "Bud" Gillespie officiating. Burial will follow in the Dalton Cemetery.
Memorials have been established to the United Church of the Plains, the Morrill County Hospital Foundation, the Prairie Haven Hospice or the Donor's Choice.
Visitation will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Holechek Funeral Home in Sidney. You can view the online obituary and share condolences with the family at www.holechekfuneralhomes.com.
Holechek Funeral Home and Cremations in Sidney is serving the Adam family.
Opal E. Adam, the daughter of George and Julia (Reise) Stevens was born Dec. 4, 1917, at Miller, Neb. She was raised in rural Miller where she attended school, graduating from Miller High School.
On Dec. 2, 1946, she married John P. Adam and they made their home on the family farm south of Dalton.
She enjoyed life to the fullest while growing crops, livestock, gardens and friendships. Opal sold many pints of cream and dozens of eggs to people in the area. She immensely enjoyed her family, friends and neighbors.
In 1978 Opal and John moved into Dalton for retirement and in 1996 she moved to Heritage of Bridgeport. Family, friends and neighbors were Opal and John's most treasured things in life, along with their faith in God.
Survivors include her son, Ted and wife Bev Adam of Dalton; granddaughter Elizabeth and husband Jonas Grundman and their newborn son Isaac Nathaniel of Omaha; and younger brother, James and wife Frances Stevens of Paxton, Neb.
Preceding her in death were her parents, husband John in 1997, daughter Mary and brothers and sister-in-laws, Norris and Minnie Stevens and Warren and June Stevens.
Published in The Star-Herald from February 18 to February 20, 2011
Mary Ellen Adam (1948 - 2005)*
Created by: Brandie Markham Broberg
Record added: Feb 22, 2011
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