Funeral services for the late Adam L. Lerner were held Tuesday at 10 am. from the RCAF Roman Catholic chapel. Father Studer conducted the Mass and interment followed in Whitehorse cemetery. Pallbearers were H. MacDonald, G. Harris, E. Haden, K. Megahey, H. Rossaene and L. Proctor. Wallden Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Lerner died last week as the result of injuries received in an accident near Haines, Alaska. He was thken to hospital in Juneau last Sunday.
Born in Fox Valley, Saskatchewan, Mr. Lerner had lived in Alberta for a number of years. During the late 1940's he worked in the Spirit River area, leaving there for the Coal Branch where he remained until opening his own business in Whitehorse in 1955.
He did heavy construction welding and during World War II, worked on airport construction welding.
He is survived by his widow and four children.