Albert 'Bert' Adams

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Services for Mr. Albert "Bert" Adams, 68, of Spencer, were held Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. William Schreiber officiated the service.

Burial took place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer.

Mr. Adams passed away Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011, at home.

Albert "Bert" Allen Adams, the son of Cecil Parker and Helen (Nielsen) Adams, was born June 10, 1943, in Spencer. His childhood years were spent in Spencer, where he received his education, graduating from Spencer High School.

Bert married Ann Kirschbaum on Feb. 6, 1965, in Ayrshire, and to this union three children were born: Jill, Todd and Jason.

Throughout his whole life, Bert lived in Spencer, where he worked in the sales department at A & M Laundry for 40 years, until his retirement. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. He enjoyed gardening, spending time outdoors, traveling, sports and most of all spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Bert married Georgia Gross on Sept. 12, 2003, in Laughlin, Nev., and they continued to live in Spencer.

His parents preceded him in death.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Georgia of Spencer; one daughter, Jill Adams of Parker, Colo.; two sons: Todd Adams of Okeechobee, Fla., and Jason Adams of Spencer; nine grandchildren; one sister, Judy and her husband, Richard Knudsen of Dickens; two stepchildren: Nena Crafton of Spencer and Erik Aaron and his wife, Christy of Apple Valley, Calif.; other relatives and many friends.

Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.