- September 17, 1923 - February 15, 2014
of Adolph's Passing
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Adolph S. Jursa 90, of Westford, died at Life Care Center of Acton on February 15 2014. He was born in Westerly, RI on September 17, 1923 son of the late Simon and Mary Ruth (Tamulis) Jursa and was the husband of Alta (Perkins) Jursa who died in 2009 He grew up Westerly Rhode Island. He graduated from Westerly High School, University of Rhode Island and completed graduate work at Indiana University. Adolph worked as a physicist for the U.S. Air Force Research Labs in Bedford, MA retiring in 1995. Hew was married in 1971 and has made his home in Westford since 1961. He loved photography and astronomy.
Mr. Jursa is survived by 2 brothers, Thomas. J. Jursa of Allentown, PA and Ronald J. Jursa of Grays Lake , IL, a sister Mary J. Jursa on Niantic, CT and a granddaughter Erica McKinney of Burnsville, NC.
Services will be held at First Parish Church United, 48 Main Street Westford, MA on Sunday May 18th at 12:30 pm. Contributions may be made in his memory to the Church.