– Julia, 94, died January 24 in Sublimity. She was born on
May 14, 1923 in Burns Flat, OK and moved to Stayton in 1953.
Julia married Maurice Adams on September 16, 1941 in Canute,
OK, he preceded her in death on September 24, 2012. She worked
as a welder in the shipyards during WWII.
Julia was a member
of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Catholic Daughters
of America, and served on the bereavement ministry and altar
society at the church. She square danced with Cascade
Foothills Squares. Julia enjoyed decorating her house,
shopping, going to flea markets, and cooking for her family,
which was very important to her.
She is survived by children:
Janice (Cecil) Lee of Salem, Dennis Adams and Mark Adams both
of Lyons; sister: Wilma Connally of Sublimity; six
grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Julia was also
preceded in death by her daughter, Mary, and sister, Mildred.
Recitation of Rosary will be Monday, January 29, 2018 at 7:00
pm and Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday, January 30,
2018 at 10:00 am both at Immaculate Conception Catholic
Church. Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Stayton.
Contributions may be made to Hospice Care of the Northwest or
Immaculate Conception Church. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.