Cover photo for Madalyn  June Adams's Obituary
Madalyn  June Adams Profile Photo
1931 Madalyn 2022

Madalyn June Adams

January 30, 1931 — May 2, 2022


Madalyn June Adams, the daughter of William and Anna (Pohl) Bendlin, was born January 30, 1931 in Clay County, IA.  Her childhood years were spent in the Lake Center, Iowa area, where she received her education, graduating from High School.

     Madalyn married Donald “Pete” Franklin Adams on December 18, 1949 at the First English Lutheran Church in Spencer.  Throughout their marriage, they lived in the communities of Spencer and Royal, where Pete was engaged in farming.  Madalyn was also a waitress at the White Marlin.  She also worked at Stylecraft for 12 years until her retirement in 2002 and later cooked at Longhouse.  She was also a lifelong member of First English Lutheran Church in Spencer.  Madalyn also enjoyed gardening and quilting.

     She passed away at the Cobble Creek Assisted Living Home in Spencer on Monday, May 2, 2022 at the age of 91.  Madalyn was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Donald “Pete” in 1990; her son, Bryan;  6 sisters: Audrey Gillum, Joyce Bendlin, Bernice Bowers, Edna Reynolds, Lorraine Pullen & Shirley Brinkley and three brothers: Virgil, Donald, & Marvin Bendlin.

     Left to cherish her memory are two sons: Doug (Kelly) Adams of Sergeant Bluff, IA and Rick (Karen) Adams of Spencer, IA; one daughter, Marcy (Jon) Fabris of Georgia;  a brother, Lowell “Ron” Bendlin of St. Peter, MN; 7 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held 10:30 A.M., Friday, May 6, 2022 at the First English Lutheran Church in Spencer.
Pastor Paul Kaldahl
Eric Adams
Jordan Adams
Ryan Anderson
Michael Fabris
Mark Anderson
Kyla Lemke
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services at the church.
North Lawn Memorial Park
Spencer, Iowa
Immediately following the services at the church

A lunch and time of fellowship will be held following the burial at the church.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Madalyn June Adams, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 28

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree