|Birth: ||Nov. 21, 1919|
North Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 22, 2009|
Dorothy, 90, of North Prairie formerly of Waukesha died at her home. She was born the daughter of Del & Mary (nee: Baddgor) Steele. Her early years were spent growing up in Minnesota and Wisconsin.
During World War II she lived in Council Bluffs, IA, and worked at Scientific Radio Products Co. making radio crystals for the military.
She was always very proud that on Oct. 2, 1943 Scientific Radio Products Co. was awarded the Army, Navy "E" Award for the high achievement in the production of materials of war. After returning to Waukesha she married David J. Adams on Dec. 3, 1945. He preceded her in death in 2004. Dorothy enjoyed bowling and was a member of several teams in Waukesha including: Tuschen Rudolph Morticians, The Hub, Sportsman Bar, and Beckers Sporting Goods.
She also enjoyed traveling and was fortunate to make several family trips to many parts of the United States and Canada.
She will be sadly missed by her son and daughter-in-law and her daughter and beloved grandson.
Funeral service were held on Monday at Randle Dable Funeral Home, Waukesha. Graveside services followed with Rev. John Mundt presiding. Memorials in Dorothy's name may be made to Rolland Nelson Crossroads Hospice 1020 James Drive Hartland, Wisconsin 53029. Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation & Preplanning Services assisted the family.
David J Adam (1917 - 2004)
Prairie Home Cemetery
Created by: Kathy (Weller) Medick
Record added: Jan 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46221396