1918 - 2008 (90 years)
||Elmer A. ADRIAN |
||17 Jan 1918
||Clyde, Cavalier, North Dakota
||Obituary - Son of Peter P. and Helena Veer Adrian. His parents had immigrated to the United States from Russia some years earlier. They homesteaded and farmed at several locations in the Munich, North Dakota community. After high school and two years at an electrical trade school, he went to work in Chicago. During this time he was drafted into the Army and served in Hawaii as a medic.|
After the war Elmer met Katherine Fast in Dallas. They were married in 1947 and for the next five years he attended Tabor College in Hillsboro, Kansas. He pastored several churches briefly after his schooling and eventually became an elementary school teacher. He taught for many years in the Elkhart, Indiana School District. Following retirement, the Adrian's moved to Dallas. Elmer assisted the Liberty Garden Bible Church in Salem in starting a Christian school, where he taught for several years. Elmer and his wife were active in various churches through the years. He loved to play his accordion and teach Sunday school.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Ethel Woosley. He is survived by his wife, Katherine of Dallas; daughter, Avis (Bill) Farris of Hawaii; and sister, Janet Woosley of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
||27 Feb 2008
||Dallas, Polk, Oregon
||Abt Mar 2008
||Dallas Cemetery, Dallas, Polk, Oregon
||Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family, David's side of the family
||18 May 2012 |
||Peter P. ADRIAN, b. 24 Sep 1892, Henderson, York, Nebraska d. 19 Jan 1966, Devils Lake, Ramsey, North Dakota (Age 73 years) |
||Helena H. VEER, b. 29 Jan 1899, Langdon, Cavalier, North Dakota d. 5 Dec 1989, Devils Lake, Ramsey, North Dakota (Age 90 years) |
||6 Feb 1917
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- [S98] Genealogical Registry and Database of Mennonite Ancestry (GRANDMA 3.0), (Published by the Genealogy Project Committee of the California Mennonite Historical Society; 4824 East Butler Avenue, Fresno, California 93727-5097; Phone (559) 453-2225).