Waneta J. Adams-Ponder
August 26, 1932 – December 21, 2019
–Waneta, 87 was born in Powell, WY to Ben & Mildred Moore. She moved to
her "beloved Oregon" as a child. While
living in Scio, she married Francis Adams and raised three
daughters there. Later in life, Waneta married Paul Ponder
and lived in Lyons, for many years.
Waneta was proceeded in
death by her daughter, Melody Adams, husbands Francis Adams
& Paul Ponder, brother Ben Moore & sister Viola
Hughson. She is survived by daughter Linda (Paul)
Russak and daughter Francene (Gary) Minten, three
grandchildren, one great granddaughter, sister Darlean
Duchateau & brother Chuck Moore.
A private family
service will be held. Private interment in Miller Cemetery,
Scio. Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s
Association or the Humane Society. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.