11/6/2012 2:17:00 PM Emma C. Adrian November 27, 1932 - November 2, 2012
Emma C. Adrian, 79, of Decatur, died at 6:12 a.m. Friday, November 2, 2012, at Heartland Health Care, Decatur, IL.
Emma was born November 27, 1932, in Taylorville, the daughter of William and Emma (Swedick) Adams. She received her Registered Nursing diploma from Decatur Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in 1953. She also received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Illinois University. Emma was a member of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church and A.A.U.W.
She is survived by her children, Emmy (Scott) Moore of Decatur, IL, Frank Adrian of Portland, OR, Robert (Martha) Adrian of Quincy, IL, Nancy (Kevin) Smith of Lake Forest, IL, Mary (Roger) Nunlist of Cincinnati, OH, and Thomas (Jodi) Adrian of Glenside, PA; grandchildren, Adam Moore, Nick Moore, Andrew Adrian-Karlin, Caroline Adrian-Karlin, Robert Adrian, Laura Adrian, Michael Adrian, Allison Smith, Ashley Smith, Samuel Nunlist, Emily Nunlist, Evelyn Adrian-Heldon, and Nathan Adrian; sisters, Ruth Ferchow and Alice Simpson, both of Taylorville. She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Tom and Bill Adams, and sister, MaryAnn Durbin.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 10, 2012, at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, 2055 S. Franklin, Decatur, with visitation one hour prior to service time at the church. Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home, Decatur, IL, will be handling the arrangements. Condolences may be left to the family at www.brintlingerandearl.com.