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Joseph Frank Adams
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1929
Death: Nov. 30, 1961
Goose Bay
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Lebanon (PA) Daily News
Monday, December 4, 1961, p 21
ADAMS--In Goose Bay, Labrador on November 30, 1961 Tech. Sgt. Joseph F Adams, aged 32 years.
Full Military Funeral on Wednesday Morning at 8:30 o'clock from Thompson's Funeral Home, 126 S 9th St. Requiem High Mass 9 o'clock St Gertrude's Catholic Church. Interment at St Gertrude's Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited. Friends may call Tuesday evening 7 to 9 at the funeral home. Recitation of the Rosary at 8 o'clock.
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Lebanon (PA) Daily News
Wednesday, December 6, 1961, p 2
Tech. Sergeant Joseph F Adams of 536 E Scull St., who died in an electrical accident while working at Goose Air Base, Labrador last Thursday, was given full military honors during funeral services this morning.
Honors were provided by a 21-man Guard of Honor from Olmstead Air Force Base under command of Master Sergeant Troy E Parrish.
Services were held from Thompson's Funeral Home, 126 S Ninth St., at 8:30am, followed by a Requiem High Mass at St Gertrude's Catholic Church. The Rev Joseph Kofchock, assistant pastor was in charge.
Burial was at St Gertrude's Cemetery where the honor guard fired a rifle salute of three volleys over the airman's grave.
Pallbearers were members of the 2861st GEEIA Squadron at Olmstead Air Force Base, the unit to which Sgt. Adams was assigned. They were Tech, Sgt. Charles H Crogan, Tech. Sgt. Charles H Welsh, Staff Sgt. Richard D Goodyear, Staff Sgt. Bobby E Morse, Airman Timothy Mayo and Airman Lawrence Roy.
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For an article about Frank's accident see: Lebanon (PA) Daily News, December 1, 1961, page 1
[Courtesy: Lebanon County Historical Society, PA] 
 
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Burial:
Saint Gertrudes Cemetery
Lebanon
Lebanon County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Record added: Dec 13, 2009
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Joseph Frank Adams
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