David Adams

David William Adams was born on December 31, 1946 in Hartington, Nebraska, to Iven and Ruth (Eyl) Adams. He graduated from Cedar Catholic High School and attended Norfolk Community College, Norfolk, Nebraska, prior to enlisting in the Army. He served in Vietnam from 1968-1969. Upon returning home, he completed his education at Wayne State College, Wayne, Nebraska, earning a degree in Medical Technology.

Dave married Kathy Gothier on January 6, 1973, and they happily raised two sons, Brian and Greg, until Kathy lost her eleven-year battle with breast cancer.