Delores Susana Adrian, age 83 of Tonasket, died on April 19, 2015 in Tonasket. She was born December 25, 1931 in Terry, Montana to parents John and Mary Sackman.
Delores was raised on a farm near Fallon, Montana and went to public schools in Terry, Montana graduating from high school in 1949. At the age of nine she knew she wanted to be a nurse. She graduated from Presentation Nursing School in Miles City, Montana in 1952. She married Lyman J. Adrian in 1953 and had two children, Patricia and Michael. Delores was a Registered Nurse in Miles City at the Holy Rosary Hospital from the mid-50’s through the early 70’s. She then worked at the Veterans Administration Hospital until retirement. While working at Holy Rosary Hospital her favorite task was tending to the newly delivered babies.
Mother was an accomplished cake decorator and an avid reader. She had a curiosity about everything around her. She lived her life caring and doing for others. She would do anything for anyone and was very generous and giving.
Delores is survived by her children Patricia and Husband Ronald Verbeck and Michael and wife Teressa Adrian, her brother, Herbert Sackman, ten grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents John and Mary Sackman
Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 1 p.m. at the Assembly of God Church, 25 W 4th St., Tonasket, Washington.
Bergh Funeral Service and Crematory is in care of arrangements.