June Adams

Dates

June 6, 1920 - May 12, 2017

Obituary

June “GG” Adams, 96, Mitchell, SD died Friday, May 12, 2017 at Avera Brady Health and Rehab.

Funeral services will be 11:00 am Monday, May 15 at the Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery at Ethan, SD. Visitation will be from 10:00 – 11:00 am on Monday at the Bittner Funeral Chapel.

June Pearl Adams was born June 6, 1920 at Ethan, SD to Peter C. and Minnie (Garrett) Wendelboe. She was the youngest of four children. She was married on July 28, 1943 to Vernon George Adams in Alexandria, SD.

June was a faithful employee of St. Joseph’s Hospital for 38 years. In her employment she worked as a nurses’ aide in surgery and lastly in Central Supply Room. She loved her work and was a champion of helping others.

GG’s grandchildren were the sparkle in her smile. They will live on to tell stories of their time spent with Grandpa and Grandma June. GG was a special lady and touched many lives with her kindness.

She is survived by her daughter Elaine (Steve) Rhoades, Oak Grove, MO, her grandchildren Tonya (Darin) Ford, Mitchell, Travis Schultz, Alexandria, VA, Troy Martish, Sioux Falls, Joshua Schultz, Salt Lake City, UT, Matthew Schultz, Rosemount, MN, and Emily (Colby) Reinbold, Oak Grove, MO, great-grandchildren include Nichole (Jon) Bussmus and Zach Martish, Mitchell, Elizabeth Martish, Sioux Falls, Samantha Ford, Mitchell, and Liberty Schultz, Rosemount, MN, great-great-grandchildren Zoey and Ruger Bussmus, Mitchell, and son-in-law Ken Martish, Mt. Vernon.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon on April 28, 1990; parents; siblings, Arthur, Clifford, and Lillie Everson; daughter Marlene Martish on February 21, 2012; grandchildren Jordan and Olivia Martish, and Baby Boy Ford. 


Visitation(s)

Date
Monday, May 15, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 W. Havens
Mitchell, SD 57301

Service

Date
Monday, May 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM
Location
Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 W. Havens
Mitchell, SD 57301

Cemetery

Hillcrest Cemetery
Ethan, SD


Posted by Paula Venables Larson on May 16, 2017
I'm so sorry for your loss of such a beautiful women. She was one of a kind and one of the sweetest women I knew growing up. I'm sorry I missed the funeral, I had to work. My prayers are with all of June's family. May God bless you all.
Posted by Althea Hofer on May 15, 2017
Elaine - so sorry for the loss of your sweet Mother. Will keep you in my prayers for continued comfort and peace.
Posted by Ervin and Lois Hanssen on May 15, 2017
T hinking of you this morning. We wanted to be there but not able. Have many special memories of your parents and you girls. Ervin especially of the Wendelboe's which goes back many years. Know how much she would have loved being "GG". With our sympathy, love and care.
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