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George Adam
(07-20-1933 - 11-18-2010)

George Adam, 77, passed away Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, at home. He was born July 20, 1933, in Algonquin, the son of Walter and Anna Adam. George enlisted in the Marine Corps on June 25, 1951, and served until June 25, 1954. He was an M.P. George worked for Jewel for 35 years in management. He was an avid gardener and all-around craftsman. He was a big sports fan, who enjoyed spending time with his family. He is survived by two sons, Bob (Diane) of Elgin and Tim of West Dundee; daughter, Kathy (Katt) of Elgin; four grandchildren, Brian, Alison, Nicole and Christopher Adam; and sister, Darlene Felgenhauer. He was preceded in death by his wife, Deanne, to whom he married for 50+ years. Funeral services will be held on Monday, Nov. 22, at noon at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1111 Van St., Elgin. Pastor Martin Balzer will officiate. Burial with military honors will follow in Bluff City Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Wait-Ross-Allanson Funeral and Cremation Services Chapel, 51 Center St., Elgin, and on Monday, from 11 a.m. until the time of the services, at the church. Donations may be made to the church.

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