The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 Henry Joseph Adams

Photo added by Laura Kessler Hershey

Henry Joseph Adams

  • Birth 17 Nov 1872 Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 29 May 1959 Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Conewago Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 69361174

Henry J. Adams, 86, of Hanover R. 4. a retired laborer, died Friday at 1:30 p.m. at his home after a lingering illness. He was the son of the late Thomas and Annie Stonesifer Adams. Mr. Adams, a past president of the Adams County Firemen's association, was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Edge Grove, and Holy Name Society and Centennial Fire Company. His wife, Mrs. Emma C. Lawrence Adams, died 33 years ago. Surviving are eight children. Mrs. Annie Little, Mrs. Evelyn Smith, Mrs. Savilla Kuhn and William and Robert Adams, all of Hanover R. 4; Mrs. Mary Smith, Abbottstown R. 1; Edward Adams, New Oxford R. 1, and Richard Adams, Hanover R. 5; 39 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and three brothers, Levi Adams, McSherrytown; George Adams, Gettysburg, and Emmanuel Adams, Thomasville R. 1. Funeral services Tuesday at 8:15 a.m. with prayers at the Walter Funeral Home, McSherrystown, followed by Requiem Mass at 8:45 a.m. in Sacred Heart Church. His pastor, Rev. John P. Bolen, will be celebrant. Interment in the parish cemetery.

Source: The Gettysburg Times


Family Members


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Maintained by: Finder
  • Originally Created by: Angela Whitaker-Becker
  • Added: 5 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 69361174
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Joseph Adams (17 Nov 1872–29 May 1959), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69361174, citing Conewago Chapel Basilica Cemetery, Conewago Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Finder (contributor 47307112) .