Adam Kern rites at Bluegrass
The Rev. Richard Kujawa officiated at funeral services
Thursday morning, June 9 at 10:30 for Adam A. Kern in St.
Hubert's Catholic Church at Bluegrass. Interment followed
in the church cemetery with Johnson Memorial Home of Wa-
dena in charge of arrangements. Mr. Kern died June 6, 1977
at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena.
Adam A. Kern was born December 24, 1883 in Leaf River
Township to Mr. and Mrs. Anton Kern Sr. He was married
to Emily Botzet at St. Hubert's Catholic Church in Bluegrass
on April 17, 1918 and they have since made their home,
farming in the area. Deceased was a member of St. Hubert's
and an honorary life member of the Knights of Columbus.
Survivors include five sons, Clement, Raymond, Edward,
Robert and William, all from this area and three daughters,
Mary at home, Mrs. Leo (Hildegard) Uselman and Mrs. Delores
Stoltman, a number of children and great grandchildren.
Others mourning his death are four brothers, Frank, Peter, An-
ton and Simon, all of the Blue Grass area with the exception
of Anton who lives in Wadena; five sisters, Sister Ermelinda,
and Sister Antona of Elm Grove, WI, Sister Herman Joseph of
Mankato, Mrs. Katherine Lorentz of Staples and Mrs. Agatha
(Frank) Kempf of rural Wadena.
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