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Edith Amundsen Adams
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Birth: Mar. 17, 1903
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 1995
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA


Edith Amundsen Adams, lifelong resident of Murray, Utah, passed away October 15, 1995.

She was born March 17, 1903, in Murray to John David Amundsen and Alma Pauline Janson. She married Bronson Adams on June 17, 1932, in Parowan, Utah; later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died in 1949.

She attended Liberty Elementary School in Murray and graduated from Salt Lake Business School. She retired from Frank Edwards Co. in 1970.

She was an active member of the LDS Church and throughout her life held various positions. She was a member of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers, AARP, and for many years devoted a great deal of time quilting at the Heritage Center in Murray. She was a professional Danish counter-cross stitcher and received recognition at Murray Vintage Days.

Edith is survived by her children, Patricia (Jack L.) Gardner, Kathleen (James) Becker, and Howard (Linda) Adams. Also survived by eight grandchildren, Skipper, Jackie, Kristi, Lauralee, Scott, Rachelle, Ashley and Aaron; and 18 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Wednesday, October 18, at Murraydale Ward, 6300 South 300 East. Friends may call at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 South State Street, on Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. and Wednesday at the church, one hour prior to services. Interment, Murray City Cemetery.

Source- Deseret News Monday, October 16, 1995 Obituary

Family links: 
  John David Amundsen (1867 - 1939)
  Alma Paulina Janson Amundsen (1860 - 1936)
  Bronson Howard Adams (1908 - 1949)
  Alice Sophie Engred Amundsen (1901 - 1933)*
  Edith Amundsen Adams (1903 - 1995)
  Wallace Janson Amundsen (1906 - 1979)*
*Calculated relationship
Murray City Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
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