(1926-2013) - Marian A. (Faust) Adams, 86, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at home. Born in Springfield, daughter of the late William and Sarah (Faulkner) Faust, she lived in Springfield before moving to Agawam in 1969. Marian had worked as a retail sales associate for the former Steiger's Department Stores, Filene's and then retiring from Macy's. She was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church and enjoyed vacationing with her family in Maine.
Her husband, Roland H. Adams died in 1977, and son, Donald R. Adams died in 2012. She leaves a son, Paul D. Adams of Agawam, two daughters, Janice L. and her husband Dana Potter of Worthington, Julie A. Fife of Agawam, a sister, Mary R. Fisher of Enfield, six grandchildren, Dana, Jeffrey, Eric, Danielle, Katie, Chelsey, her Godson, Glen R. Fisher and several nephews and nieces. She was predeceased by two brothers, William J. Faust, Robert A. Faust, and a sister, Lucille R. Brooks.
The funeral will be Wednesday at 9am from the Agawam Funeral Home, 184 Main Street with a Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church at 10. The burial will follow in St. Michael's Cemetery. Calling hours are Tuesday from 4-7pm. Donations may be made to the Noble VNA & Hospice, 77 Mill Street, Westfield, MA 01085.