Esther C. Adams

Esther C. Adams, 96, of Pine Grove, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014 in Tremont Health & Rehabilitation Center.

Born in Pine Grove Township, Sept. 19, 1917, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Lucia C. Mease Adams.

Esther was a 1936 graduate of Pine Grove High School.

She was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Pine Grove.

Esther had been employed in the shipping department at the former Summit Station Manufacturing in Pine Grove, then at the former Pine Valley Manufacturing, Pine Grove, until her retirement.

She was very active in the Pine Grove Area Senior Citizens where she served 25 years as treasurer. She had been a member and past treasurer in the HH&L Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary and was on the Pine Grove election board for many years.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Stanley and Eugene Adams.

Surviving are a sister, Janet Hendricks, Pine Grove; nieces and nephews.

All services will be private at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in Suedberg Church of God Cemetery, Pine Grove. The family would prefer, in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to St. Peter's Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, 312 S. Tulpehocken St., Pine Grove, PA 17963, in her memory. H.L. Snyder Funeral Home Inc., Pine Grove, is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

H L Snyder Funeral Home Inc
139 S Tulpehocken St Pine Grove, PA 17963
(570) 345-2266

Published in The News Item on Feb. 13, 2014