George E Adams

George E Adams

Birth
Altoona, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 19 Feb 2011 (aged 90)
Fallentimber, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Saint Augustine, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 65928507 · View Source
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FALLENTIMBER — ADAMS – George E., 90, a resident of Sonshine Manor, Fallentimber, formerly of St. Augustine, died Feb. 19, 2011, at ARHS, Bon Secours Campus. Born Oct. 2, 1920, in Altoona, son of the late Elmer and Hortense (Dunegan) Adams. Preceded in death by wife, the former Agnes Dolney on Feb. 25, 1989; infant son, Joseph Patrick; sister, Josephine McAleer; and brother, Philip. Survived by daughter, Marian Adams (David Taylor), Mechanicsburg. Last member of his immediate family. World War ll Army veteran, where he served as a paratrooper in the 101st Airborne. George was awarded the Purple Heart and a Bronze Star. He worked as a schoolteacher and served as a principal for Cambria Heights School District and retired in 1982. Member of Patton VFW, Patton American Legion, Holy Name Society and St. Augustine Catholic Church, where funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Joseph Fleming, celebrant. Committal, Church Cemetery. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Gibbons Funeral Home, Ashville, where a vigil service will be held Tuesday evening. Military rites in charge of Patton VFW and Patton American Legion. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Multiple Sclerosis Society in George's memory.


( The Tribune, Johnstown, PA Feb 20, 2011)


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  • Created by: Joan of VA
  • Added: 20 Feb 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 65928507
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George E Adams (2 Oct 1920–19 Feb 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65928507, citing Saint Augustine Cemetery, Saint Augustine, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Joan of VA (contributor 46993634) .