Sandra Adamson Obituary

Sandra Jo Adamson
Sandra Jo "Sandy" Adamson
Sandra Jo Adamson

July 28, 1947 - August 23, 2014
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
  • Contat Us
  • Videos
  • Guestbook
  • Photos
  • Services
  • Send Flowers


Sandra "Sandy" Adamson, 67, went to be with her Lord Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Bright Kavanagh House. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Iles Grandview Park Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Resthaven Cemetery.

Sandy was born July 28, 1947 in Des Moines to John and Melva (Boggs) Ellis. She has been a lifelong resident of Des Moines and a graduate of Faith Baptist Bible College. On May 24, 1969 she married Robert Adamson, her lifelong sweetheart. She was a member of Norwoodville Baptist Church. Sandy was a history buff and enjoyed reading, crafts and loving her grandchildren.

Survivors include her husband, Bob; children: Stephen (Karen) Adamson of Urbandale, Marcia (John) Jannenga of Des Moines; seven grandchildren: Dillon, Garret, Marissa, Caitlin, Crystal, Cassidy, Ethan; great grandson, Brody; siblings: Vicki Harper of Des Moines, Stephen (Ann) Ellis of Cary, NC, Carol (Steve) Spragg of Newton, James (Lee Ann) Ellis of Seattle, WA, Peggy (Larry) Woods of Des Moines. Sandy was preceded in death by her parents, son, Mark Adamson and sister-in-law Patricia Ellis.

The family will receive friends 5-7:00 pm Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Norwoodville Baptist Church. On-line condolences are welcome at

"Click here to view memorial folder"





Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
11:00 AM
Resthaven Cemetery
801 19th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Wednesday, August 27, 2014


Norwoodville Baptist Church
4690 N.E. 29th Street
Des Moines, IA 50317