Sandy passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2012, after a long struggle with COPD/ Emphysema at the age of 73.
She was born on July 19, 1938, to George and Doris Christiansen in San Bruno, Ca. She attended Capuchino High School, "Class of '56" in San Bruno, Ca.
She is survived by her husband, James J. Adams of Fresno, Ca; two sons, Edward Rusko and his wife Lynn of Morgan Hill, and David Rusko and his wife Ezy of Menlo Park, Ca; two grandsons, Casey Rusko and Firefighter Curtis Rusko; grand- daughter, Shaylee Essie Marie Rusko of Kingsburg, Ca.; grandson, Joshua Rusko; and granddaughter, Tashina Rusko of Visalia, Ca.
Visitation will be held at Stephens & Bean Chapel on Thursday, April 26, 2012, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
A Graveside Service will be held at Belmont Memorial Park on Friday, April 27, 2012, at 2:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Cat House on the Kings River, 7120 S. Kings River Rd., Parlier, Ca. 93648; or to your favorite charity.