Marcella M. Adams, age 83, of New Germany, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted.
The Adams family moved to New Germany in 1965.
Marcella was a registered nurse for many years, working at various nursing facilities.
She was united in marriage with Kelton Adams April 14, 1956, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Isle. This union of nearly 62 years was blessed with children Joel, Paul, Joy and Angela.
Marcella, along with Kelton, raised and enjoyed showing quarter horses, an activity she loved sharing with her family.
A loving mom, grandma and great-grandma, Marcella had a witty personality, always making everyone feel very comfortable. One of her hidden talents was pencil drawing, making many beautiful pictures. She also enjoyed listening to different types of music; one of her favorites was Bach.
Marcella was preceded in death by her husband, Kelton; parents Arthur and Laura Moss; grandsons Elijah Paul Adams and Levi Adams; daughters-in-law Anne Adams and Kelly Adams; son-in-law James Hoese; and sister-in-law Shirley Moss.
She is survived by her loving family: children Joel A. Adams of Arcadia, MI, Paul Adams of Anoka, Joy Adams of New Germany, and Angela (Jon) Roufs of Otto, WY; grandchildren Mercy, Max, Amber, Stephanie, Kevin, Abby, Amanda, Tim, Benjamin and Laura; 17 great-grandchildren; Kelley; brothers and sisters-in-law Everett and Evie Moss, and Gordon and Ramona Moss; step-sister-in-law Judy KIapak; nieces; nephews; and other relatives and friends.
There was a memorial service Sunday, June 2 at 1 p.m. at St. Mark Lutheran Church in New Germany, with a gathering of family and friends at the church from 11:30 a.m. until the time of the service.
Arrangements were with the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia. www.johnsonfh.com.