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In Memory of

Carolynne Anne McAdoo

November 27, 1939 - August 8, 2017

Obituary


Carolyn Anne McAdoo, 77, of Rochester, Wash., went home to rest with her Heavenly Father Aug. 8, 2017. She died peacefully at home surrounded by family.
She was born in Kankakee, Ill., Nov. 27, 1939, to Edgar Albany and Justine Marie (Gaudet) Richards. Carolyn grew up in Gardner and Worcester, Mass., Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas and later moved to Huntington Beach, Calif. She married Orben Orville McAdoo in 1959, and eventually moved to Rochester, where they raised three children.
Carolyn enjoyed reading, knitting and various forms of gardening. She worked as a nursery lead for Weyerhaeuser,...

Carolyn Anne McAdoo, 77, of Rochester, Wash., went home to rest with her Heavenly Father Aug. 8, 2017. She died peacefully at home surrounded by family.
She was born in Kankakee, Ill., Nov. 27, 1939, to Edgar Albany and Justine Marie (Gaudet) Richards. Carolyn grew up in Gardner and Worcester, Mass., Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas and later moved to Huntington Beach, Calif. She married Orben Orville McAdoo in 1959, and eventually moved to Rochester, where they raised three children.
Carolyn enjoyed reading, knitting and various forms of gardening. She worked as a nursery lead for Weyerhaeuser, retiring after 32 years of service.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Orben; and son, Charles Allen McAdoo.
Carolyn is survived by her daughter, Jennifer Lynn (Ronald Glenn) Curtwright of Cresswell, Ore.; son, Michael Wayne McAdoo of Tenino, Wash.; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or your local ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals).