Submitted by Brady Adamson
For The Repose Of The Soul
10:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 24, 1988
Good Shepard Catholic Church
Father Joeseph Forcelle, Officiating
Organist - Evelyn Smith
Soloist - Roger Peterson
Selections - "How Great Thou Art"
"Just A Closer Walk With Thee"
Steve Adamson ~ Greg Adamson
Donald Adamson ~ Gary Adamson
Paul Adamson ~ Richard Adamson
Service of Interment - Riverview Cemetery
Lauren Lee Adamson was born July 4, 1908 in Fort Dodge, Iowa to parents William
and Nellie (Kellog) Adamson and entered into death on May 21, 1988 at Centerville
Good Samaritan Center at the age of 84 years, 10 months and 17 days.
Lauren married Blanche Bertrand on February 1, 1926 in Souix Falls, South Dakota.
The couple farmed in Clay County for 41 years. After their retirement in 1969 they
moved into Centerville.
He was active in his community and served on many boards and organizations. Lauren
was a 60 member of the Farm Bureau, he served as a board member of the Mutual Insurance
Company of Clay County for 20 years, he was a Director of the Vermillion Flood Control
Association. He served as a Clay County Weed Board member and was a candidiate for
State Representitive in 1964. He was a member of the Eagles Club, 2421 in Vermillion.
Preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and two sisters. Among those who
survive and who gratefully shared his life are his wife Blanche of Centerville;
Three sons, Darold of Yankton, Delmar of Volin and James of Centerville; Three brothers,
David of Dallas, Texas, Ward of Paducah, Kentucky, and Harold of Luverne, Minnesota;
16 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Arrangements by Wass Home for Funerals
Centerville, South Dakota