July 25, 1927 - November 22, 2019
Marie Rose Adams (nee Marie-Rose Madeleine Elisabeth Drouet), born on July 25, 1927 in Paris, France, age 92, passed away on November 22, 2019 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Preceded in death by her husband, William Adams, and her son, David (Danelle-dec.) Adams. Survived by her children: Caroline (Sewak Seebachan) Adams, Veronique (Daniel) Grimes, Christopher (Terri) Adams, Sylvia Adams, Thomas (Gail) Adams, Steven (Katherine) Adams and daughter-in-law Kerrie Adams; her grandchildren: Matthew (Marcia) Seebachan, Christine (Josh) Boege, Justin (Caren) Adamslee, Nathan Adams, Grant (Casey) Adams, Michelle (Scott) Jones, Rachel (Tom) Liners, Elise (Adam) Zantello, Timothy (Amanda) Grimes, Jacob Adams, Andrew (Rose) Grimes, Katelyn (Ben) Crouch, Allison (Stefon) Jones, Jeffrey (Jenna) Seebachan, Lucas, Isaiah, Lillian, Nolan, and Lucille; and her great-grandchildren: James, Ayla, William, Grace, Mickey, Audrey, Isabella, Thomas, Daphne, Lennox, Rocco, Xavier, Gordon, Isaac, and Emmerson. Marie Rose earned her baccalauréat from Notre-Dame de Sion in Paris and her college degree from Ecole de Haut Enseignement Commercial pour les Jeunes Filles (HECJF). She attended the University of North Dakota, then transferred to the University of Minnesota, where she met Bill Adams whom she married in October 1950. They started their family in France and moved back to Minneapolis in 1953. They belonged respectively to the Catholic parishes of St. Helena, St. Kevin and Our Lady of Peace in Minneapolis. Marie Rose was a Board member and French language teacher at the Alliance Française Mpls/St. Paul.
Memorial donations may be sent to Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church at 5426 12th Ave. So., Minneapolis, MN 55417, or to the Alliance Française Mpls/St. Paul at 227 Colfax Ave. No., Minneapolis, MN 55405.
Mass of Christian Burial
Monday, December 9, 2019
The will be a visitation one hour before mass at church.
Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church
5426 12th Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417
Sunday, December 8, 2019
1:00 -4:00 PM
Morris Nilsen Chapel
6527 Portland Avenue
Richfield, Minnesota 55423