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Harold "Harry"

February 22, 1941 – October 29, 2019

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Obituary for Harold "Harry" Adamson

Harold A. “Harry” Adamson, 78, of Coldwater, passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at ProMedica Coldwater Regional Hospital.
A memorial service will be held Friday, November 1, 2019 at 12:00PM at Dutcher Funeral Home in Coldwater with Pastor Julie Elmore from the United Methodist Church officiating. The family will receive friends, prior to the service, beginning at 10:00AM on Friday. Interment will take place at a later date at East Gilead Cemetery.
Harold was born February 22, 1941 in Denver, Colorado to Paul & Mildred (Elliot) Adamson. He served in the US Army where he had been part of the Special Forces and played trumpet in the Army Band. Harry had previously been married to Kay Wohlers. He later married Jeanni (Baldwin) Lint on August 15, 2009 in Coldwater.
Mr. Adamson earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from Western MI University and his Master Degree from Sienna Heights. He began his career as a janitor for Douglas Manufacturing. His hard work and dedication paid off when he left the company many years later as Plant Manager. He worked several years for Holbrook-Patterson, serving as President, and was a college professor teaching at KCC, Trine and Miller B. College, which he helped to earn their accreditation. Harry spent many years working as a consultant for various companies and time overseas, where he built a manufacturing company in China. He had a desire for learning and a great love of teaching his knowledge and skills to others.
Harry was a former member of the First Congregational Church in Bronson and attended the United Methodist Church in Coldwater. He served on the Community Health Center Board for many years and 25 years on the Monarch Community Bank Board. Harry had a love/hate relationship with the game of golf and loved spending time with his family.
Harry is survived by his wife Jeanni, his daughter Kyle (Michael) Houghton of Williston, VT, his step children Kimberly (Kevin) Skudlarick of Coldwater, Scott (Anna) Fair of Coldwater, daughter-in-law Amy Adamson of Bronson, his grandchildren Christi (Lance) Losinski, Kassidy (Mark) Nieuwenhuis, Erin (Robbie) Boyd, Morgan (Joshua) Myers, Katelyn Fair, Jacob Fair, Grey Skudlarick and 6 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son Kip Adamson in 2007 and his brother Gene Adamson.


When Friday, November 1st, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm
Dutcher Funeral Home
440 W. Chicago St.
Coldwater, MI 49036

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Friday, November 1st, 2019 12:00pm
Pastor Julie Elmore
Dutcher Funeral Home
440 W. Chicago St.
Coldwater, MI 49036
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