Patricia Jane (Patty) ADAMS

Passed away peacefully, on the 26th of November, 2012, in Santa Rosa, California, surrounded by those who loved her deeply. Patty was born on the 10th of November, 1941 in Calistoga California. She lived in Calistoga her entire life, where she attended Calistoga Elementary and High Schools and worked for 38 years at Valley Business Forms. She loved the outdoors, most especially spending time at the ranch, at Gold Beach on the Rogue River, and at Hat Creek with her husband Jerry, her cousin John, and his wife Joyce. She loved family get-togethers and spending time with her children and grandchildren. Her presence in our life was a gift we will always be thankful for. She will be forever loved and missed by her husband of 44 years, Jerry Adams; her brothers Frank Johnson (Candie) and Bob Johnson; her children, Christie Locey (Tim VanVranken), Rob Allen (Janette), Gerilyn Murphy (Glenn); her grandchildren, Alex, Caleb, Madison and Kyle; her cousin John Peterson (Joyce); as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. At Patty's request, no funeral service is planned. In lieu of flowers, the family encourages donations be made to The ALS Association. Donations by mail can be sent to: The ALS Association, Development Department, 27001 Agoura Road, Suite 250 Calabasas Hills, CA 91301

Published Online in the Press Democrat from Dec. 9 to Dec. 10, 2012