Elizabeth Jane Adams, 64, of Choteau died June 6 at Benefis Healthcare in Great Falls. 

Funeral services will be held on June 12 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Choteau. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Gorder Jensen Funeral Home.

Elizabeth was born Aug. 8, 1949 in Hackensack, N.J., the daughter of Alexander and Hazel (Kahrs) Whan. She married Walter Thomas Adams on Nov. 25, 1974. She had lived in Bozeman and Conrad prior to coming to Choteau in 1985. 

She enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling, gardening, playing cards and doing arts and crafts. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Parish.  She was active in the school and worked as a Teacher’s Aide for many years.
Elizabeth is survived by her husband, Walt of Choteau; children, Dawn DiPierro of West Chester, Pa., Brian Adams of Huntington Beach, Calif., Alexis Guyton of Boise, Idaho and Michael Adams of Greenville, N.C.; brothers, Alexander Whan of South Carolina, Geoff Whan of Connecticut, and Robert Whan of Arizona; and a grandson: Mikey DiPierro of West Chester, Pa.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Liz will always be in our hearts and was a loving wife, mother, nana and friend.  Her husband was her best friend and the love of her life.  Few people in this world loved like her . . . unconditionally. She was her kids’ biggest fan, supporter and had a heart of gold. She will be missed!


In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to her favorite charity, The American Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be left at www.gorderjensenfuneralhome.com .