Catherine “Kathy” Adams


Catherine Adams


It is with great sadness and much love that we say goodbye to our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and sister, Kathy Adams, who passed away November 13, 2018 at the age of 68 years.

Kathy is lovingly remembered by her husband, Bill, two sons, Mark (Chantal) and Stephen (Alison), four grandchildren (Roy, Joscelynn, Avery, and Lucas), three siblings (Mary Anne, Joseph, and Francis) and step-father, Elmer Crouser. She was predeceased by her father, Anthony Verkljan, and mother, Anne Crouser (Verkljan).

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, November 23 at 1:00 pm at St. Andrew’s United Church, 1A Fieldstone Drive, Spruce Grove. Fellowship to follow the service at the church.

The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to the medical and nursing staff of the Neuroscience ICU at the University of Alberta Hospital for their kind and compassionate care.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Kathy’s honour to the Edmonton Hope Mission or the University Hospital Foundation. 

Location information

Celebration of Life

St. Andrew's United Church - Spruce Grove

1A Fieldstone Drive
Spruce Grove, AB, CA, T7X 2Z3

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John & Louise Kowal

we are so very sorry to hear of the passing of Kathy
Bill our hearts go out to you & your family , also to Kathy’s
extended family , our condolences to all of you .
RIP Kathy

Mary Medeiros

My condolences to your family husband and Steve and mark u will be missed when we talked on the phone

Lloyd Crouser

My condolences to Bill, Mark and family, and Stephen and family on the loss of your wife, friend, and mother. Also to Joe, Francis, Marianne, and families on the loss of your sister and aunt. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

JoAnn Grand

My sincere sympathies to Stephen , Bill and all their families. It is so hard to loose a loved one. She was loved my many and will be greatly missed.


Dear Kathy, I will miss our times together forever, you were a very special friend I will never forget! xoxo

Violet and Yvonne

To Mark and his family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you durimg this difficult time. Be strong and take care of each other.

Barb Wedhorn

My deepest sympathy to Bill Mark Steven and families . No words could say how sorry I am for your lose Kathy was so special I will miss my very good friend RIP

Darlene Verkljan

My deepest sympathy goes out to Kathy’s family in their loss.
Kathy lived her life with a strong faith, an open loving heart, a positive attitude, a happy smile, ready laughter to share and a desire to support and help everyone she met! She lived her life with love, honesty and integrity.
RIP my tender hearted cousin. I have many wonderful memories of times shared with you in laughter.

Linda Dupuis

MaryAnne, Brian and Troy, I am so sorry for the loss of your dear sister and Aunt. I also wish to extend my condolences to her husband, children and grandchildren. RIP Kathy.

Mary Resek

My sincere deepest sympathy goes out to Kathy’s family in their loss.
Kathy was like a sister to me, we shared so many laughs, tears, heartfelt talks and memories over the years. She was not just a cousin, but a friend, supporter, a mentor in ways and always saw the positive in situations. Kathy taught me so much about attitude, the power of prayer and resilience in times of adversity. She was a strong spirited loving honest person , who I will miss greatly..
RIP my dear dear cousin..
Mary Resek

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