Saturday, October 31st, 2009
Maria Stein native Ernest L. Adams, 88, of Englewood, died Oct. 30, 2009, at Hospice of Dayton.
He was born Oct. 13, 1921, in Maria Stein to George and Clara Goecke Adams. His wife, Mary E. Marshal, died in 2005.
Survivors are two sons, Steve (Melissa) Adams, Clayton, and Dennis Adams, Englewood; a sister-in-law, Rose Adams, Kettering; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Deceased are two brothers, Thomas and Hugo Adams; and three sisters, Esther Adams, Emilda Guckes and Margaret Lucas.
He retired from General Motors, Inland Division, Vandalia. He was a member of Precious Blood Catholic Church, Dayton, and American Legion, West Milton. He was a U.S. veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army Air Corp.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. William O'Donnell officiating. Burial is at Miami Memorial Park, Covington.
Calling is 1-3 p.m. Sunday at Kindred Funeral Home, Englewood.
Contributions can be made to Hospice of Dayton.
Condolences can be left at www.kindredfuneralhome.com.