|Birth: ||Nov. 26, 1914|
|Death: ||Feb. 22, 2008|
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
LEHI-Thella Erickson Adams, age 93, died February 22, 2008 in Salt Lake City.
She was born Nov. 26, 1914 in Lehi, Utah, daughter of George Henry and Myrtle Bone Erickson. She married Arthur Dean Adams, Nov. 10, 1936 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died June 1, 2002. Thella enjoyed being a homemaker and she was a member of the LDS Church, having been involved in Primary and Relief Society callings. She was an artist, and an excellent seamstress and cook. Everyone knew her for her pies. Her greatest love in life was centered around her daughters and their families and she always loved having her girls around.
Survived by daughters, Glenda (Bill, deceased) Lay, Diane (Robert) Ziegler, Sharon (Laird) Naylor, Barbara (Donald, deceased) Dietz; 17 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lela Giles and June Smith; brother, Larry Erickson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur; her parents; sister, Marie Martinez; and brothers, Keith and Floyd Erickson.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2008 at 11 a.m. in the Wing Mortuary Chapel, 118 E. Main, Lehi, where Friends and Family may call one hour prior to Services.
Interment: Lehi City Cemetery.
Published in the Deseret News on 2/24/2008.
George Henry Erickson (1884 - 1944)
Myrtle Bone Erickson (1891 - 1953)
Arthur Dean Adams (1915 - 2002)
Glenda Dean Adams Lay (1937 - 2012)*
Lehi City Cemetery
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Feb 24, 2008
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