Obituary Record

Orland (Wad) Cummings
Died on 1/18/1978
Buried in Blair Cemetery

Published in the Pilot-Tribune January 23, 1978


Funeral services for 62 year old Orland (Wad) Emory Cummings were held on Saturday, January 21 at the Campbell Funeral Home. Mr. Cummings, a retired service station operator in Blair, had been ill for some time. He passed away on Thursday, January 18th at the Blair Hospital.

Services were officiated by Rev. Leonard Lee with burial in the Blair Cemetery.

Mr. Cummings was survived by his wife Irene, of Blair; his father David Cummings of Blair; two grandchildren; a daughter and a son. The daughter is Mrs. Robert (Cindy) Hollingshead of Blair and the son is Richard Cummings of Blair.

There is one surviving sister, Mrs. Paul (Ethel) Grey of Herman.

Pallbearers were Robert Boehnke, Roy Dunlop. Joe Foster, Ed Smith, Richard Timm and Maurice Worrall.

~~~Obituary courtesy of the Nebraska Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Public Library, Blair, Nebraska~~~

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Printed in the Washington County Pilot-Tribune on 1/23/1978