Susan Adams, 54

Susan Amy Adams, 54, of Columbia City, passed away at 11:29 a.m. Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne.Born Nov. 29, 1957, in Columbia City, she was the daughter of H. Wesley and Madonna Rose (Martz) Adams.She lived in Allen and Whitley counties her entire lifetime and had a family cottage at Tri Lakes since 1957.She graduated from Elmhurst High School with the class of 1976 and received an associate’s degree in accounting from Fort Wayne International Business College.She worked at the world headquarters of Do It Best Hardware in New Haven, as an accountant.She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW #10006, Daughters of Nile-Teti Sheri Temple #60 and Order of Eastern Star #10174. She collected wolves, loved music, karaoke and loved anything at the lake.Survivors include her lifetime partner, Diana R. Reynolds of Columbia City. She is preceded in death by her parents.Visitation will be held Thursday, March 15, 2012, from 5 to 7 p.m. at DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City.The funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 15, 2012, at the funeral home with Certified Funeral Celebrant, Sharon Brockhaus, officiating.Memorial gifts may be given in memory of Ms. Adams to the Whitley County Humane Society. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.Please visit to send family condolences or sign the guest register book.