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Obituaries > DEWINDT, ADRIAN L.

Adrian L. De Windt, 76, died Monday, July 25, 1994, at his residence in Grosse Pointe Park.

Born in Midland, Mr. De Windt was a 1940 graduate of Principia College in Elsah, Ill., where he was captain of the football team.

He was president of National Account Marketing in Grosse Pointe.

Mr. De Windt was a lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was on bomb disposal detail at Pearl Harbor and was one of Carlson’s Raiders at Guadalcanal.

Mr. De Windt was a first reader at the First Church of Christian Scientists and chairman of the board and director of the Japhet School.

He enjoyed sailing, photography and gardening.

He is survived by his wife, RoseLu De Windt; a daughter, Martha Jane De Windt; a son, Adrian De Windt Jr.; three grandchildren; and a brother, Dave De Windt.

Arrangements were made by the Chas. Verheyden Inc. Funeral Home in Grosse Pointe Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Church of Christian Scientists in Grosse Pointe Farms or to the De Windt Fund at Principia College.