Saturday, 31 March 2012
Senator Judith Adams. 11 April 1943 - 31 March 2012.
Liberal Senator for WA Judith Adams has died. Mrs Adams was 68 and had been battling breast cancer for several years.
She is survived by her sons Stuart and Robert and her grandchildren Taylor and Maelle.
Before entering Parliament Judith worked as a Nursing Sister in the NZ Territorial Army. In 1967, she worked during the Vietnam War as a civilian nurse. She was married to Gordon, a farmer and Royal Flying Doctor pilot, for 36 years. Sadly, he died in 2008.
She was a strong advocate for veterans and regional and rural Australia.
Rest In Peace.