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Marvin Adams

January 15, 1935 — September 22, 2022


Marvin R. Adams, 87, Hibbing, died Thursday, September 22, 2022 at Edgewood Vista in Virginia, MN.  He was born January 15, 1935 to Leslie and Agnes (Ludolph) Adams in Wirt, MN.  He married Beatrice (Beel) Adams on March 26, 1955 in Hibbing.  They raised their family in the Babbitt-Embarrass area. He lived in Togo early on and resided in Coleraine for a short time as well. Marvin spent time working at sawmills and logging in Montana.  He would later work for US Steel as a truck driver at Minntac.  He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and was a tremendous family man.  Marvin had a strong work ethic.  He would go ricing in the Wirt area from time to time making a little extra for his family.

Marvin is survived by his 5 children, Bradley (Lavon) Adams, Keewatin, Christine Adams, Hibbing, MN, Wendell Adams, Hibbing, Cindy Perkins, Aurora, MN, and Chad (Pam) Adams, of Hibbing, 15 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren, along with many nieces and nephews, cousins, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his son, Wesley Adams, wife, Beatrice Adams, granddaughter, Crystal, his parents, Leslie and Agnes (Ludolph) Adams, numerous brothers, sisters, and his son-in-law, Richard Perkins.

Funeral services for Marvin will be 11:00 am, Thursday, September 29, 2022 at the Dougherty Funeral Home of Hibbing.  Steve Tomberlin will officiate.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the memorial service at the funeral home on Thursday.  Interment will be in Maple Hill Cemetery of Hibbing.  Marvin’s family would like to express a sincere thank you to Edgewood Vista and the Caring Edge Hospice team that cared for Marvin in the recent past.  Arrangements are with the Dougherty Funeral Home of Hibbing.

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