Adrienne Adamson, of Aberdeen, Idaho died February 28, 2012 at Spring Creek, in American Falls, Idaho. She was born in Blackfoot, Idaho to Emma and Myron Dance January 7, 1934. She went to first grade in Fairview, Idaho. Then the family moved and she attended schools in Groveland, Idaho, then in Aberdeen where she graduated from Aberdeen High School. Later she attended John F. Kennedy College in San Antonio, and San Antonio Junior College.
Adrienne married Leon Adamson on June 23, 1951. Together they moving several times with his military career traveling and visiting 34 countries, and raising their boys and a few that stepped in for a visit along the way. When Leon retired from the Air Force the family returned to Idaho in 1972 and Adrienne spent 22 years employed at the Simplot Potato Food Group in Aberdeen. She made many lifelong friends while working at Simplot.
She is survived by her husband, Leon; her sons, Mark and LesLee, Spanish Fork Utah, Mike and Tammy Brigham City, Utah, and Randy and Leslie, Aberdeen, Idaho; cherished friend and chosen daughter Rita Workman Darrah; 11 grand children, 20 great grandchildren; 2 brothers, Phillip & Don Dance and 1 sister, Celia Buchanan. She is preceded in death by her parents and brother, Myron Cal Dance.
The funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, March 2, 2012 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Aberdeen 2nd Ward, 149 W. Central, Aberdeen. The visitation will be from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. at the Church prior to the funeral. The interment will be at the Springfield-Sterling Cemetery.
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