Herman Karl Adam.
April 12-13, 2013
Green Bay Press-Gazette .
Herman Karl Adam, 94, 153 W. Park Street, Gillett, passed away on
Tuesday, April 10, 2012, in Oconto Falls. The son of the late Fred and
Ella (Zahn) Adam was born Feb. 7, 1918, in the town of Gillett. He was
baptized and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in the town of
Gillett. He married Adeilia (Della) Rode on Sept. 14, 1940 at Immanuel
Lutheran Church in the town of Gillett. She preceded him in death on
Dec. 28, 1985. He worked at Kohler Foundry in Sheboygan, then he farmed
in Suring. He moved to Neenah and worked at Neenah Construction. He
returned to Gillett and worked 17 years at Wagner LP Gas and Electric
as a serviceman, then he worked as personnel manager at the former
Friday Canning Company for 19 years retiring at age 65. He is a member
of Faith United Ev. Lutheran Church. He was active in his church and
enjoyed deer hunting with his family, fishing, camping, following the
Brewers, and enjoyed traveling across the United States,
He is survived by one son Duwaine (Jean) Adams, Frisco, Texas; one
daughter, Barbara (Marvin) Hammond, Black Creek; three grandsons,
Trent, Troy (Jennifer) and Eric (Shanna) Adams; four
great-grandchildren, Brennan, Andrew, Jackson and Lillian; one
sister-in-law, Mae Adams, Suring. He was preceded in death by two
sisters, Ruth Bartelt and Esther Nelson; two brothers, Walter and
Friends may call from 9 until 11 a.m. on Saturday at Faith United Ev.
Luther Church, Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at
Faith United Ev. Lutheran Church Rev. John Laatsch officiating, Burial
will be in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery Town of Gillett.
Kuehl Funeral Home (920) 855-2144 is serving the family.
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