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Violet K. McAdams

  • On August 30, 2020

Violet K. McAdams, age 74, of Washington, passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side after a battle with cancer on August 29, 2020.

Born on January 25, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Helen Puskarich.

Beloved wife of the late John Loren McAdams; loving mother of Denise McAdams, and Shawn (Crysty) McAdams; step mother of Lisa (Ron) Elliott; cherished grandmother Shayla Elliott, Brandie Elliott, Andrew Elliott, Jacob Elliott, Vivian McAdams and Joshua McAdams; dear sister of Nicholas (the late Mary) Puskarich, Derrick (Diane) Puskarich, and George (Sherri) Puskarich; and aunt of Dara Puskarich, Alexandra Puskarich, DJ Puskarich, and Drew Puskarich.

Violet loved gardening and planting flowers.  She enjoyed attending car shows and spending time outdoors. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family and will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

All are welcome to a celebration of Violet’s life on Saturday, September 5, 2020 from 1-4 pm at the Washington Park Stone Pavilion, Park Road No 1, Washington, PA 15301.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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  • Aug 30 2020
Denise- my deepest sympathy to you. On the few occasions I was around your mom she was a kind and sweet soul. Sending you strength and love. You and your family are in my thoughts.
Marie Cupani
  • Aug 31 2020
She was my best friend and stayed friends after I moved down south. Violet was a wonderful, pleasant, friendly person. I am so happy that I knew her. I will miss her everyday. Rest In Peace until we meet again. Marie Cupani
Nan Sekorky
  • Aug 31 2020
Deepest Sympathy to the family Praying for all of you Vi was a loving friend who will be missed so much I enjoyed our dinners very much with Vi and the girls Won't be the same without you. RIP lovely Violet I miss you and love you very much Nan
  • Sep 1 2020
Denise- My deepest sympathy goes out to you. I remember your mom as a sweet and kind soul.. friendly and nice to me those few times I met her. Sending you strength, peace, and hugs. - Ninny
Nan Sekorky
  • Sep 1 2020
Deepest Sympathy to Denice, Shawn and Family My prayers are with you Violet was a dear friend We enjoyed going out with the girls together. I will miss her. With all my love Nan Sekorky
Kelly Engel
  • Sep 1 2020
Denise and Shawn, I don't have words to say how much I loved your mom. She will truly be missed. Hugs and prayers to you all.
  • Sep 1 2020
We are so sorry for your loss. I always saw Violet doing her flowers and gardening when driving by A beautiful person. Prayers to the family. The Voyles Family
Ken & Janis Stasiowski
  • Sep 1 2020
Denise, Shawn, Nick, Derrick, George & family. All of you have Kenny & my love & sympathy. May God comfort you during this difficult time.
  • Sep 2 2020
Violet and Myself went to Trinity High School together She a great person, friendly and loving lady Violetr will be missed by all
nancy Bird skiles
  • Sep 2 2020
Violet and Myself went to Trinity High School together She a great person, friendly and loving lady Violet will be missed by all
Rob Ardeno
  • Sep 2 2020
I was very sorry to hear about the passing of Violet. I worked with her for 11 years at both Hills and Ames. She was hard working and always had time to talk with you. I enjoyed the times we talked and will miss her. My condolences to her family. She was one special lady. Rest peacefully in Heaven Violet. Your friend Rob Ardeno
Jim and Sue Murphy
  • Sep 2 2020
Jim and I send our deepest condolences. Violet was a wonderful person. We have a lot of fond memories of her and John when we all attended Mt. Hermon Church. Our prayers for comfort for her family. Love, Jim and Sue Murphy
Elmer Doman
  • Sep 3 2020
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family Elmer & Gail Doman and family
Bonnie Droboj
  • Sep 4 2020
Sympathy to the family. I knew Violet from Hill's. She worked with my mother-in-law. When I'd run into her at Walmart, she always stopped and chatted for a little while. R.I.P.
  • Sep 4 2020
Holding you and your family in the light!