Donald Carlton Adams

Donald Carlton Adams

Birth
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Death 25 Dec 2010 (aged 84)
Virginia Beach City, Virginia, USA
Burial Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA
Plot Section F Block 5 Lot 24
Memorial ID 65925129 · View Source
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VIRGINIA BEACH - Donald Carlton Adams, 84, died Dec. 25, 2010 at Westminster-Canterbury, Virginia Beach.
He was born Feb. 5, 1926 in Springfield, Ill., the son of the late Harry Leonard Adams and Mary Frances Bryant of Springfield. He graduated from Fietshans High School in Springfield in 1946 and Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Ill., in 1966. He retired from the United States Navy after 20 years of service in May 1964. He also retired from the U.S. government, civil service with the Army Corps of Engineers with service from 1968-1988. He was a member of the Fleet Reserve Association.
He is survived by his wife, Cary Young Adams; his daughter, Lynda Adams Fotos and husband Kenneth of Spring Grove, Ill.; his brother, Leonard William Adams and wife Barbara of Springfield; half-sister, Martha Belle (Werkau) Jiannoni of Springfield; stepbrother, John Robert Werkau of Springfield; two grandchildren, Bryan Fotos of Spring Grove and Jennifer Fotos- Abeyta and husband Joshua of Castle Rock, Colo.; three great-grandchildren, Jessica Abeyta, Danielle Abeyta and Andrew Abeyta and he was Uncle Don to many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a stepbrother, Vernon Werkau of Florida.
A graveside service with military honors will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 14, at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Norfolk with Dr. Richard J. Keever officiating. Hollomon- Brown Funeral Home, Tidewater Drive Chapel, is handling the arrangements.

Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA) - Wednesday, January 12, 2011 Section: Local Page B4
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  • Added: 20 Feb 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 65925129
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Donald Carlton Adams (5 Feb 1926–25 Dec 2010), Find a Grave Memorial no. 65925129, citing Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Dottie (contributor 47226067) .