Jeanette Adams

ROCHELLE — Jeanette Mae (St. Clair) Adams, 77, of Rochelle, passed away Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017.  She was born on March 28, 1940 in Oregon, the daughter of Henry and Marion (Guiles) St. Clair.  She is a graduate of Oregon High School class of 1958.
She married Ronald Adams on April 4, 1959.  He predeceased her on Sept. 24, 2014. 
She was a member of the Women of the Moose. She served her Chapter by earning the following degrees: Academy of Friendship, Star Recorder and the College of Regents. Jeanette was a member of the Moose Council of Higher Degree. She was past President, Secretary and Treasurer. She was part of the Ogle County Homemakers. 
She found enjoyment in flowers, gardening, crafts and knitting. She served her church as past President of Friendship Circle, as Deacon for six years and Elder for three years. 
Survivors include a son, Randy (Chris) Adams; daughters, Joan (Dan) Koeninger, Jodi Adams and Jayne Nelson; grandchildren, Joe Koeninger, Joshua Adams, Sabrina Nelson, Ciarra Nelson, Faith Adams; great-granddaughter, Madilyn Koeninger; sisters-in-law, Lorna Snapp, Judi St. Clair; several nieces and nephews.
She is predeceased by her parents; spouse; brothers, Homer St. Clair and Melvin (Stub) St. Clair; and an infant son.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 15 at Elim Reformed Church, 140 S. Church Rd., Kings. Visitation will be at 9:30 a.m. until time of service.  Burial will be held at White Rock Cemetery. Per Jeanette’s wishes cremation rites were accorded. 
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