Adam John Powell was born on April 27, 1981 in Atwood, KS. Adam grew up in McDonald, KS and attended Cheylin elementary and high school graduating in 1999. After high school Adam attended Sterling College in Sterling, KS on a football scholarship for one season before returning to Colby Community College. Adam was a cook at heart and began cooking at various restaurants before opening his own bar and grill in Atwood, KS called the Corner Pocket. Adam moved to Holyoke, CO in 2015 to be closer to his parents and brother where he continued his love of cooking working for Bill Pelle at Blisties. Adam also enjoyed helping his brother and sister in law’s family during harvest running grain cart and working summer fallow. Adam was also an avid golfer and spent many hours on the course with friends and family including his nephews, Mason and Riley. Adam had a kind and gentle soul and was a friend to anyone who met him. He is preceded in death by his father, John Powell and survived by his mother Claudia Powell of Holyoke, CO, brother Aaron and wife Angela of Holyoke, two nephews, Mason and Riley Powell and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Memorial Service – October 3, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. Zion Lutheran Church in Holyoke, Colorado with inurnment following at the Holyoke Cemetery. Reverend Gary Rahe officiated the service and Baucke Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
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