Obituaries

Joy S. Adelmund

Jun 9, 2018
Adelmund, Joy

Services

11:00 a.m. on Saturday June 16, 2018 at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel

Visitation

One hour prior to services at the funeral home

Cemetery

Garden of Memories Cemetery

Memorials

Henderson County Hospice
(PO Box 220, 208 West Elm, Gladstone, IL 61437)

Biography

Joy S. Adelmund, 73, of Stronghurst, IL and formerly Waterloo, died at home, on Saturday, June 9, 2018.

Joy was born on June 9, 1945 in Waldenburg, Arkansas, daughter of Frank & Chlora (Welch) Bolden.

She attended school in Fisher and Weiner, AR.

Joy married David Lewis Sr., and they were later divorced. She married Darrell Lee Adelmund on February 21, 1979 in Waterloo. He died October 31, 2011.

She was a health aide with the Black Hawk County Health Department for 12 years until retiring in 1995.

Joy was a past member of Cedar Terrace Church in Waterloo and the Waterloo Eagles Auxiliary where attended many karaoke nights. She enjoyed gardening and making crafts.

Survived by her daughter, Chlora (Tim) Beiner of Stronghurst, IL; son, David (Diane) Lewis Jr. of Waterloo; stepchildren, Lisa (James Wagner) Poston of Effingham, IL, Dean (Jill) Adelmund of Jackson, MO, Don (Kristan) Adelmund of Lake Geneva, WI, Dixie (Dave) Kropf of Estherville and Darla (Steve) Myers of Clear Lake; many grandchildren; two brothers, Alton (Maryline) Bolden of Harrisburg, AR and Gary (Faye) Bolden of Batesville, AR; and a sister, Bernie (Richard) Williams of Jonesboro, AR.

Preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Chlora Bolden; husband, Darrell Adelmund; great-granddaughter, Krystal Beiner; three sisters, Ocie Fortenberry, Vonnie Sawyer, Ozell Robinett; and a brother, Virgil Bolden, Sr.

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  1. Jeanie (Wilma) Conrads | Jun 12, 2018
    Joy was a good person and she will be missed by all who knew her. I will never forget her and I am so glad that she became part of our family. May God bless her as He welcomes her into His kingdom.May He bless her grieving family and give them strength.
  2. Jeanie (Wilma) Conrads and family | Jun 12, 2018

    Joy was a good person and she will be missed by all who knew her.

     I will never forget her and I am so glad that she became part of our family.

     May God bless her as He welcomes her into His kingdom.

    May He bless her grieving family and give them strength.

  3. Linda Lewis | Jun 10, 2018
    Bless you
  4. Linda Lewis | Jun 10, 2018
    Bless You. 
  5. Linda Lewis | Jun 10, 2018
    Bless you. 
  6. Linda Lewis | Jun 10, 2018
    Bless You!
  7. Linda Lewis | Jun 10, 2018
    Clora
  8. Linda Lewis | Jun 10, 2018

    Linda Lewis

    Leesburg, FL

  9. Linda Lewis | Jun 10, 2018

    Clora and David, 

    Sending my Condolences for your Mother’s passing. Sending my prayers to you and  our family.

    Praise be to God for your Mom being able to sit at his right hand. She is in a better  place now. 

    Love you both in your time of loss.

    Praying,


     

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