Melverd “Bud” Adamson

  • Birth 3 Jul 1938 Nebraska, USA
  • Death 3 Nov 2007 Utah, USA
  • Burial Unknown
  • Memorial ID 61536773

Born July 3, 1938, in Omaha, Nebraska, to Melverd (Hugo-Pop) Adamson and Ethel (Micky) Hailey Adamson. Departed November 3, 2007 at Utah Valley Hospital in Provo, Utah.

Bud Adamson

He is survived by his wife, Rosie Barela Adamson (God's Earth Angel). Children: Melverd Rusty (Judy), LaPine, Ore.; Pamela Grenke, Ely Nev., Martin Marty (Christine) Genoa, Nev.; Marie Adamson, Palm Springs, California. Step-Children; Anna (Jess) Hiatt, Larry J. Leaders, Lacinda (Drugh) Wagner, all of Ely, Nevada. A very special niece, Jayme (Marc) Krueger, of Ansbach, Germany. Brothers: Gerald "Jerry" (Kay) Adamson, Dayton, Nevada, Merrill "Butch" (Donna) Adamson, Carson City, Nevada. a special friend Jim McHugh, Lovelock, Nevada and numerous grand and great grand children and nieces and nephews.

His most precious times were spending those with family, grandchildren, great grandchildren in which each had their special names appointed by him in his love. The same way they had a special name for him, "Popsy-Pops".

He was proceded in death by his father and mother.

Early in his life, he participated in motorcycling and dragster racing in Pomona, San Gabriel County, California, holding several quarter mile records. He enjoyed tinkering with all mechanical things. He was an active outdoorsman whose interest included hunting, fishing, boxing, football and most of all Nascar (24)!

Bud proudly served with the Nevada Department of Corrections at both Nevada State and Ely State Prisons until retirement. He also bartended in Las Vegas and Carson City, Nevada.

He was active in many organizations; SNEA, Carson City Lodge, Loyal Order of Moose, charter member, Ancient and Honorable Order of E Clampus Vitus , SGV, Gear Jockys Car Club.

Bud will be held close in heart by his loviing wife, Rosie, family members and his many friends who are honored to have known him.

Special thanks to the staff at Utah Valley Medical Center (Dr. Wellington and Annette Neilsen) and William Bee Ririe Hospital, Dr Uddin and Dr Jamile Woods of Provo, Utah.

Memorial services to be held at a later date.

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  • Added: 12 Nov 2010
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