Quantcast

Obituary: Alice Anna Mason Adsem - KBZK.com | Continuous News | Bozeman, Montana

Obituary: Alice Anna Mason Adsem

Posted: Updated:

Alice Anna Mason Adsem (1923-2017) was born to Rudolph and Semele (Mathew) Dwight in a log cabin in the mountains west of Augusta, MT.  Alice went to grade school in Augusta, Josephine and Fairfield, MT.  She graduated from Belgrade High School in 1941.  She took a one-year course in accounting at Montana State University in Bozeman, MT.

Alice married Howard Mason in Reno, NV.  They lived in Spokane and Seattle, WA, and Boise, ID. Howard was in the insurance business.  Alice worked as a secretary and accountant. They had many happy years together. Howard died in 1977.

Alice moved back to Montana and built a house on Lower Rainbow Road in Four Corners. She lived there alone for eighteen years.

Alice and Duane Adsem were married in Hawaii in 1995.  They both enjoyed traveling and dancing.  They went on several tours with the Senior Citizens Group; the most memorable to China and Australia.  They also went on river and ocean cruises.

Alice is survived by her husband, Duane; step-son, Stan Adsem of Las Vegas, NV; step-daughter, Diane Titus of Boulder City, NV; sister-in-law, Pauline Mason; and a special niece, Dianne Koltz of Seattle, WA; as well numerous nieces and nephews in the Seattle area.  Also surviving are cousins, Ninee Freeman and Nila Shenk of Fairfield, MT, as well as numerous other cousins; and very close friends, Howard and Ruth Spegman of Black River Falls, WI.  Alice loved Ruth very much and thought of her as the daughter she never had.  Alice was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Frank “Bud” Dwight.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday, June 6 at 10:30 a.m. at Dokken-Nelson Funeral Service. 

Arrangements are in the care of Dokken-Nelson Funeral Service.  www.dokkennelson.com

Top Trending Videos

WEATHER
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Small jet taxies off runway, gets stuck in snow at Bozeman airport

    Small jet taxies off runway, gets stuck in snow at Bozeman airport

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:27 PM EST2018-02-18 22:27:04 GMT

    A small business jet taxied off of the runway this morning at Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport, delaying flights for a short time.

    A small business jet taxied off of the runway this morning at Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport, delaying flights for a short time.

  • Roads Closed Heading Into Eastern Idaho Saturday Night

    Roads Closed Heading Into Eastern Idaho Saturday Night

    Saturday, February 17 2018 11:31 PM EST2018-02-18 04:31:13 GMT
    Montana Department of Transportation has CLOSE US-20 Targhee Pass west of West Yellowstone to Ashton, ID and Highway 87 Reynolds Pass into Island Park, ID Saturday evening. Strong winds are producing considerable blowing and drifting snow and white-outs in Eastern Idaho beginning at 8 pm Saturday night.  WINTER STORM WARNING is up for eastern Idaho through 11 pm Sunday. Periods of heavy snow and strong winds will continue and difficult to dangerous travel is likely throu...
    Montana Department of Transportation has CLOSE US-20 Targhee Pass west of West Yellowstone to Ashton, ID and Highway 87 Reynolds Pass into Island Park, ID Saturday evening. Strong winds are producing considerable blowing and drifting snow and white-outs in Eastern Idaho beginning at 8 pm Saturday night.  WINTER STORM WARNING is up for eastern Idaho through 11 pm Sunday. Periods of heavy snow and strong winds will continue and difficult to dangerous travel is likely throu...
  • Woman charged with driving drunk with child in vehicle

    Woman charged with driving drunk with child in vehicle

    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:00 PM EST2018-02-17 23:00:14 GMT

    A woman has been charged with criminal child endangerment after she allegedly was driving drunk with a child in her vehicle. 

    A woman has been charged with criminal child endangerment after she allegedly was driving drunk with a child in her vehicle. 

Powered by Frankly

© KBZK.com 2018, KBZK.com
A CORDILLERA COMMUNICATIONS Station
All rights reserved
Privacy Policy, | Terms of Service, and Ad Choices

Can't find something?