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 Dale Adkins

Dale Adkins

Lerna, Coles County, Illinois, USA
Death 31 Oct 2011 (aged 85)
Shelbyville, Shelby County, Illinois, USA
Burial Strasburg, Shelby County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 79575170 · View Source
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Dale Adkins, 85, of Shelbyville, IL., died at noon on Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, in his residence.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, Oct. 31, 2011, in St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Strasburg, with the Rev. Steven Becker officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Monday in the church. Burial will be in St. Paul's Cemetery, Strasburg, IL. Arrangements are by Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville. Memorials may be given to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Strasburg, or Strasburg United Methodist Church. Send condolences at .

Mr. Adkins was born on December 31, 1925, in Lerna, IL., the son of Burt and Gertrude Millage Adkins.

He was a farmer and a member of Shelby County Farm Bureau. Dale was also a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Strasburg.

He married Emogene R. Kircher on Jan. 26, 1951.

Surviving are his wife, Emogene; daughter, Mary Lou Brehmer and husband, Gary, of Strasburg; brother-in-law, Harold Kircher and wife, Nancy, of Decatur; sister-in-law, Francis Adkins of Mattoon; two grandsons: Seth Brehmer of Strasburg; and Zed Brehmer and wife, Brandi, of Strasburg; and one great-granddaughter, Emma Louise Brehmer.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Carroll, Floyd and Ithiel Adkins; and granddaughter, Courtney Brehmer.

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  • Created by: Patricia (Jackson) Hudson
  • Added: 30 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79575170
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dale Adkins (31 Dec 1925–31 Oct 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79575170, citing Saint Paul Cemetery, Strasburg, Shelby County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Patricia (Jackson) Hudson (contributor 46860922) .