Miramichi #44 mourns the passing of Sister A. Margaret Adams

Miramichi - Mrs. Astrid Margaret Adams, widow of the late E. Davis Adams, of Fenton St., Miramichi, passed away at the Miramichi Regional Hospital on Sunday, January 21, 2018, at the age of 92.
Born in Saint John, N.B., on December 28, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Nina Gustavsen. She was a homemaker; a member of St. Marys Anglican Church, Miramichi; a life member of the A.C.W.; a life member of the Miramichi Chapter #44 of the Eastern Star; a former councillor for the former Town of Chatham; a former District and Provincial Commissioner and life member of the Girl Guides of Canada; a member of the Communities in Bloom; a volunteer with Meals on Wheels; a member of the I.O.D.E. and co-owner of Adams Funeral Home.
Margaret was an avid gardener, she followed in her father’s passion for being outdoors, digging in the ground and watching a plant grow.
She is survived by two daughters, Astrid Jowett, of Burnham, England and Christine Adams, of Miramichi; three sons, D. Brandt Adams (Donna), Allen Adams and John Adams (Sandy), all of Miramichi; seven grandchildren, Stephen, David, Michael, Andrew, Ashley, Andrea and Beverly; three great grandchildren, Maggie, Max and Sophie: one sister, Betty Lordly (Donald), of Halifax, N.S. She was predeceased by her husband, Davis Adams, in 1995; one son in law Dr. Christopher Jowett, two sisters, Aase Gustavsen and Bodil Lynn; five brothers, Ted Gustavsen, Mogens Gustavsen, Preben Gustavsen, William (Bill) Gustavsen, John Gustavsen; one brother in law, John Adams; two sisters in law, Eleanor Adams and Margaret Robidoux.
Members of the Miramichi Chapter of the Eastern Star will hold a service at the funeral home on Wed.evening Jan 24th at 6:30 pm.
Visitation at Adams Funeral Home Ltd., 140 King St, Miramichi, on Tuesday, from 7-9 pm and Wednesday, from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. Funeral service will be held from St. Marys Anglican Church, Miramichi, on Thursday, January 25, 2018, at 2 pm, conducted by Rev. Perry Cooper. Interment will be in St. Pauls Anglican Cemetery, later in the spring.