Kristin A. Adams

REPUBLIC, Mich. – Kristin A. Adams, age 75, longtime Republic area resident passed away on Monday, January 14, 2013 at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls where she had resided since September of 2009.

Kristin was born December 5, 1937 in Witch Lake, the daughter of Arthur and Blanche (Blanta) Hackeman Sr. She was a graduate of the Republic High School. Kristin had worked for some years in Georgia as a caregiver prior to returning to Republic. Kristin enjoyed flower gardening in the summer months.

Survivors include a son Glenn (Tina) Adams Jr. of Appleton, WI, 2 daughters Arlene Moser of Auburn, IN and Myrtle Milner of Republic, 2 sisters Janett (Roger) Wuokko of Republic and Deborah (Ernest) Ballard of North Charleston, SC, 7 grandchildren Steven Lango, Nicole Lango, Glenn Adams, Andrea Moser, Cory Milner, Adam Milner and John Milner, 2 great grandchildren along with several nieces and ne-phews. She was preceded in death by a brother Arthur Hackeman Jr. and a sister Jean Templeton.

The family will greet relatives and friends from 1:00 2:00 p.m. on Friday, January 18, 2013 at the Bjork & Zhulkie Funeral Home in Ishpeming. Funeral Services will follow at 2:00 p.m. on Friday at the Bjork & Zhulkie Funeral Home with Andrew Kandoll to officiate. Inurnment will take place in the Republic Cemetery.

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