Posted: April 4th, 2023

1931 ~ SHIRLEY ADAMS ~ 2023
Shirley Doreen Adams, beloved wife of the late Rev. Arthur Adams, passed away on Thursday, March 30th, 2023 at the age of 91 years. She leaves to cherish her memory her daughter, Donna (Allen) and their children, Shawna (Darcy) and children, Shayna (Travis) and Kye, Brett (Danika), Brittney, Kevin (Jill) and children, Journey and Deacon; sons, Randy and Glenn (Deb) and their children, Andrew, Nicole (Ryan), and Jenna (Jordan); and daughter, Shari (Dana). She is also survived by her brother, Gerry (Marg). She was predeceased by her husband, Arthur; her parents, George and Katherine Kendall; her brothers, Mervin, Dennis, and Harold; and her grandson, Keith. Shirley was born in Melville, SK. In her early years, the Church was an important part of her life. This is where she met her true love, Arthur. They were married on June 2nd, 1954. Arthur became a Lutheran Pastor and this is where their Christian journey began. They served parishes in Leader, SK, Earl Grey, SK, Yorkton, SK, and lastly, Medicine Hat, AB. Over the course of her life, she had a big impact on many people as she was involved in Sunday School, Vacation Bible School, Choir, Bible Studies, and ladies groups. Raising her children was a full-time job, which she enjoyed immensely. She was a kind and loving woman who took pride and interest in her children and grandchildren. She loved to cook, garden, and maintain her home. Shirley has left a lasting impression on her many friends throughout her life. She was an inspiration to her family and she will be sorely missed, but it is a comfort to know that she walks with the Lord. The Funeral Service will be held at ST. PETER LUTHERAN CHURCH 758 – 8th Street SE Medicine Hat, AB T1A 1M5, on Tuesday, April 4th, 2023 at 1:00 pm with Pastor Shane Hein and Pastor Roland Weisbrot officiating. Memorial gifts in Shirley’s memory may be made to St. Peter Lutheran Church 758 8 St SE, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 1M5. Condolences may be sent through or to subject heading Shirley Adams. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to

“The Chapel in the Park
#1 Dunmore Road SE,
Medicine Hat, AB T1A 1Z5
Locally owned and directed
CGR Holdings Ltd.

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