Leslie Bent Adams

Updated: 29 March 2009


Leslie B. Adams, age 73 of 6490 Cherrywood, Jenison, MI died in El Paso, TX on 25 June 1983 after a lengthy illness. He was born in Porter Township, Van Buren County on 17 December 1909 and graduated from Marcellus High School in 1930. He farmed the family farm until 1955 when they moved to Jenison. In 1940 he married Mildred Snow who survives. He was employed by the Michigan Tractor Company until his retirement. Surviving besides his wife are Dan and Pam Adams of Hudsonville, Marilyn and Randy Little of Allendale and grandchildren, Kerry, Tim, Tony and Todd, a brother, Dr. U.M. Adams of Marcellus and sister Dorothy Morse of Kalamazoo. Funeral services were held from the Posthumus, Matthysse Funeral Home in Grandville with Pastor R. Lee Buer officiating. Intermet was in Georgetown Cemetery. Memorial contributions were made to the Emphysema Society.

In Memory Of
Mr. Leslie B. Adams
Date of Birth
December 17, 1909
Date of Passing
June 25, 1983
Thursday, June 30, 1983, 3:30 P.M.
Posthumus & Matthysse Funeral Home
Chapel of the Fountain
Pastor R. Lee Buer
Mrs. Ila Kunnen
Georgetown Cemetery
Gordon Barton + Don Dykema
Marshall Sanford + John Upp
Joe Mowry + Harold Dykema

Leslie & Dorothy as children

Leslie, Dorothy and girls (Leslie at center, Dorothy right front. Please contact Jim if you can identify the others in the picture)