Stayton – Al, 88, died
Friday in Stayton. He was born in Charleston, Arkansas and grew up
in Oklahoma. Al married Adella Spitz on November 4, 1941 in Canute,
Oklahoma. They moved to Stayton in 1947 and lived here ever since.
He owned and operated construction companies A.L. Adams and
Stayton Blacktop. Al enjoyed bird hunting, raising animals, and
playing cards. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic
Church in Stayton.
He is survived by his
wife: Adella ; Children: Jim (Jane), Jerry (Darlene), Bob
(Cheryl), Dennis, Ron, Leon (Julie), Terri (Jim) and Renae Adams;
Son-in-law: Bruce Cooper; Brothers: Clarence, Mike, Maurice, and
Leo Adams: Sister: Teresa Word; 19 – Grandchildren; 27 –
Great-grandchildren; and 1 – Great-great-grandson. Preceded in
death by daughter: Doris (Adams) Cooper; parents: Nick & Annie
Adams; Brothers: Paul, Bill, Ray and Eugene Nicholas Adams;
Sisters: Marie Duerr and Rita Garrett.
Recitation of Rosary
will be Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 7:00 PM with Mass of Christian
Burial will be Friday, April 16, 2010 at 11:00 AM both at
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Stayton. Interment will
be in St. Mary Cemetery in Stayton. Contributions may be made to
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church or Santiam Memorial
Hospital. Serving the family North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.