Thompson Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home
Nappanee, IN 46550-1002
(574) 773-3173


Laura Ann Adams

June 5, 1966 - June 21, 2012

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Laura Ann (Everly-Tener) Adams, age 46, of Nappanee, went home to be with the Lord at 6:00 pm, Thursday, June 21, 2012 at Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield, IL. She was born June 5, 1966 in Elkhart to Ken and Sue (Everly) Tener.

Laura was a lifetime resident of Nappanee. She graduated from NorthWood High School in 1984 and was a graduate of Elkhart Beauty College. She was a homemaker and caregiver and was a member of First Brethren Church. She enjoyed collecting Barbie dolls, sewing and loved animals. Laura was a people person, she enjoyed interacting with people. In carrying out that love of others, Laura was an organ doner.

Laura married Harry Adams October 26, 2007 in Elkhart. He survives. Also surviving is a son, Robert Kenneth Kinney, of Goshen, stepsons, Harry Adams Jr. of Louisiana and Ryan Heeter of Alaska, her parents, Ken and Sue (Everly) Tener, Nappanee, a brother, Chad (Grace) Tener of Leesburg, a niece Ashley Tener and nephews, James and Austin Tener.

Visitation will be Monday 2-4 and 6-8 at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee. The family encourages friends and family to wear pink clothing in honor of Laura. There will also be 1 hour of visitation prior to the funeral, which will be at 6:00 pm Tuesday at the First Brethren Church. Rev. Tom Schiefer and Rev. Bart Shaw will officiate. Cremation will follow.
Memorial Contributions may be given to Elkhart County Humane Society.