Thursday, March 16, 2006

Adda "Sis" Orbell, 74, of Monett, passed away Saturday, March 11, 2006 at her home.

She was born Sept. 30,1931, in Hinsdale, Ill., to the late Otis and Adda Ruby Bates. She married Jack Orbell on March 26, 1949. She was a retired manager from Colonial Deli.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Grace Murry, Florence bates, and Virginia Bates; and one brother, John Bates.

Survivors include: her husband, Jack; three daughters, Peggy Ludwig, of Romeoville, Ill., Penny Schwass, of Westmont, Ill., and Cindy Myers, of Sugar Creek; one son, Jack Orbell, Jr., of Westmont, Ill.; three brothers, Norman Bates, of Glenwood, Ill., Donald bates, of Downers Grove, Ill., and James Bates, of Villa Park, Ill,; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

No services are planned.