Obituaries

John E. Adamson

December 21, 1926 - March 24, 2019

John E. Adamson

Obituary

John E. Adamson, 92, passed away peacefully on March 24, 2019 at Maple Crest Care Centre in Belvidere, Illinois. Born on December 21, 1926 to Anton E. Adamson and Eva Charlotte (Lundberg) Adamson in Elgin, Illinois. He married the love of his life, Alice (Hensel) Adamson, on September 22, 1945 in Elgin, Illinois. John was a member of the Golden Agers.

John enjoyed spending time with his family, dancing, camping, fishing, farming, and playing cards.

John is loved and will be missed by his wife of 73 years, Alice; daughters, Carol Roush of Phillips, WI, Nancy (Wayne) Lyford of Rockford, IL, John Jr. (Gloria) Adamson of Marengo, IL, Larry (Diana) Adamson of Poplar Grove, IL, Penny (Bud) Sessions of Reno, NV, and Kristi (Kerry) Garman of Poplar Grove, IL; his sister-in-law, Julianne Adamson; 18 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; 9 great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his sisters, Thyra Olson, Ruth Nelson, and Bertha Adamson; his brothers, Egnar, Carl, Daniel, Fredrick (Fritz) Adamson.

A visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 29, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, Illinois, 61008. A memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 401 N Main Street, Belvidere, Illinois, 61008. Rev. Muriel Jahn will be officiating. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

The family would like to extend their deepest gratitude’s to the staff at Maple Crest Care Centre.

Service Schedule

Friday, March 29, 2019
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 29, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services.

Saturday, March 30, 2019
11:00 am

St. John’s United Church of Christ

401 N Main Street
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-55544-3773

A memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 401 N Main Street, Belvidere, Illinois, 61008. 

Leave a Condolence

lit candle

Post a Condolence

Such a sweet man and I am so happy to have lived near them and know them and the family. He will be missed. Thank you John for making my life better just knowing you. Rest in peace in a beautiful place.

Judy Ebersole 2019-04-11T06:31:45

I’m so terribly sorry John,Gloria and family.He was such a kind man. I’m so glad that I got a chance to meet him and visit with him at all the Birthday parties.So many prayers are being said for all of you.

Lynn Vermett 2019-04-01T20:33:50

John, Gloria and all the family, we were so sorry to hear the news about your dad, please know you are in our prayers for peace and comfort.May your sweet memories bring comfort as you gather to say goodbye.

Rick and Linda Ferguson 2019-03-29T07:50:15

So sorry to hear about Uncle John’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Vickie Kriegel Soberg 2019-03-27T10:59:25

So sorry to read of your Dad’s passing. He is now in a better place but it hurts when you lose a parent. Our sympathy to you and your family.
Audrey and Len Emanuel

Audrey Emanuel 2019-03-27T08:28:48

So sorry for your loss to the whole family, Prayers and hugs to all ..

Janet and Jerry Wright 2019-03-26T20:44:17

So sorry for your loss. I’m glad he is at peace.

Sheila Akerman 2019-03-26T13:30:56

We send our love. What a beautiful family we have and its because two people fell in love. Love “The Hales” Reno NV

Preston,Marshay,Amber and Gabriel Hale 2019-03-26T12:20:51

So sorry for your loss May God arms of comfort surround you and may peace fill your heart in Christ Love, Ray and Vicki

Ray and Vicki Carroll 2019-03-26T08:22:40

My condolences to you and your family.

Barbara Knolhoff 2019-03-25T22:54:27

Pre-Planning

Deliver peace of mind for your family and ensure your final wishes are followed by pre-planning with Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services. We will help you make the best decisions for your needs and your budget.

Read More