|Birth: ||Sep. 6, 1926|
|Death: ||Sep. 17, 2000|
Burlington Free Press
ALDEN O. ADAMS EDEN — Alden O. Adams, 74, died following a long and courageous struggle on Sunday morning, September 17, 2000 in Copley Hospital in Morrisville, with his family by his side.
He was born in Eden on Sept. 6, 1926, the son of Nathan and Ethel (McNally) Adams.
On October 12, 1948, Alden married the former Mary Mudgett. Alden was employed at the asbestos mines in Lowell for many years before becoming a self employed carpenter. His greatest joy in his life was his family. He participated in many outdoor activities with them, such as hunting, spending many seasons at deer camp, ice fishing, and camping. He also had a good time with his many friends. He enjoyed dancing, and playing cards. A major part of his time was his devotion to his Masonic life. Alden was a 53 year member of Mt. Norris Lodge #69 F.& A.M., and a member of Mt. Sinai Temple A.A.O.N.M.A. of Montpelier, Vt., Scottish Rite, Valley of Burlington, and Coral Chapter #16 O.E.S, Morrisville. Alden served as District Deputy for the Masons and Order of the Eastern Star. He also held the offices of Grand Junior Deacon and Grand Tyler in Grand Lodge of Vermont F. & A.M. Serving in the Army during the Korean Conflict, Alden belonged to V.F.W. Post 9653, Morrisville. He was also a member of the Eden Congregational Church.
Besides his wife, Mary, he is survived by five children and their spouses, Carol Hayden and E. Nate, Judy Morse and Stephen, Scott Adams and Michele, all of Hyde Park, Lloyd Adams and Lori of Waterville, and Brenda McKinney and Dennis of Woodbridge, Va.; a special niece and her husband, Sharon and James Hall of Morrisville; 14 grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren.
Burial in the Eden Corners Cemetery.
Mary M. Mudgett Adams (1930 - 2003)
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Feb 11, 2009
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