1943 - 2012
Arthur “Dale” Adams of Walla Walla passed away Nov. 4, 2012. He was born Sept. 14, 1943, to Ray and Geneva Adams in Stibnite, Idaho.
He was in the U.S. Marine Corps 1962-1966 and attained the rank of sergeant.
Dale worked for PGE in Portland for 15 years then for Aramco in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, for 11 years. He returned to the U.S. working in electrical construction, including the Wind Energy Project outside of Walla Walla. He retired in 2008.
He is survived by his wife, Janice; brother, Larry Adams of Walla Walla; son, Kerry; two daughters, Christi and Julie; five grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; and two stepsons, Ryan and Kasey.
Services will be at Willamette National Cemetery on Nov. 29, 2012, at 2 p.m. in Portland. Contributions may be made to the Walla Walla Community Hospice and Toys for Tots.