|Ruth Ella Mikkelsen Adams|
|Birth: ||Jun. 22, 1919|
|Death: ||Nov. 17, 2011|
ANDOVER - Ruth Ella Adams, 92, died Nov. 17, 2011, at Springfield Health & Rehab.
She was born June 22, 1919, in Andover, the daughter of Christian and Thea (Petersen) Mikkelsen.
She graduated in 1938 from Chester High School.
Mrs. Adams worked as a dietitian at Springfield Hospital until retiring in 1995.
She was a lifetime member of Industrial Grange #127, Mizpah Chapter OES #40 Chester, Vt., Association, Charlotte Morris P.M.P.P. Association and a Green Mountain Deputy OES.
She enjoyed cooking, sewing and making wedding cakes.
Survivors include a son, Roger Adams of Springfield, and a daughter, Cynthia Whitney of Chester; three grandsons, two granddaughters, three great-grandsons, two great-granddaughters; nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mrs. Adams was predeceased by her husband, Maurice, whom she married Dec. 22, 1945, and two brothers.
A service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, at the Masonic Temple in Chester.
Burial will be at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Maurice & Ruth Adams Memorial Fund at TD Bank, in care of Shirley Barrett, Chester, VT 05143.
Published in Rutland Herald on November 21, 2011
Created by: Carol Bestick
Record added: Nov 27, 2011
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