In loving memory of

LouAnn Kay Schnoor Adams
August 11, 1971 - April 12, 2021

LouAnn K. Adams, 49, of Maquoketa, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, April 12, 2021 at her home.

A celebration of her life will be held at 1 P.M., Friday, April 23, 2021 at Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa. Visitation will be held from 11 A.M. to 1 P.M. prior to the service on Friday at the funeral home. Cremation has taken place and burial will be at a later date.

It will be required to utilize face masks and to observe social distancing guidelines during the visitation and services.

LouAnn Kay Schnoor was born on August 11, 1971 in Maquoketa, Iowa, to Garry Carl and Rita Carol (Crist) Schnoor. She was a 1989 graduate of Maquoketa Community High School. She married Norman Keith Adams on June 8, 2008 in Sterling, Illinois. They later divorced.

LouAnn had worked as a respiratory therapist for 10 years while living in Phoenix, Arizona and for three years while living in Illinois. She had also lived in the Amarillo, Texas area for a short time.

Those left to honor her memory include her children, Xavier Adams of Davenport, IA, and Hailey Adams of Medford, OR; her parents, Garry and Rita Schnoor of Baldwin, IA; a brother, Dave (Andrea) Schnoor of Maquoketa, IA; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. She was preceded in death by her paternal and maternal grandparents.

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, a LouAnn Kay Adams memorial fund has been established.

Online condolences may be left at


Deb Shields-Breitbach wrote on Apr 29, 2021:

"So sorry for your loss sending you guys hugs and prayers "

Diane Randolph Crist wrote on Apr 24, 2021:

"Garry, Rita & family; Sending condolences for the loss of your loved one."

Bob and Linda Crist wrote on Apr 23, 2021:

"Rita and Garry & family so sorry to hear of your loss. Our deepest sympathy and condolences."

Neil Caven wrote on Apr 22, 2021:

"Sorry for your loss "

Connie Carlson Hute wrote on Apr 21, 2021:

"Gar and Rita and all of your family, Y?all have my deepest sympathy for the loss of your little girl, sister and for your Dear Mother?s passing! Prayers for God to hold y?all in his hand. Blessings as a family together through this."

Amy Demichael wrote on Apr 21, 2021:

"I?m so sorry for your loss Louann and I were friends in school she was the sweetest gal with big heart she will be missed terribly. May she Rest In Peace "

Shelly wrote on Apr 20, 2021:

"Rita, Garry and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers."

Dianne Finzel wrote on Apr 19, 2021:

"We are very sorry Rita and Garry to hear of the loss of your daughter!!! You are in our thoughts and prayers !!!! God Bless You !!! Dianne and Gene Finzel"

Judy Cummings wrote on Apr 19, 2021:

"My deepest sympathy to Louann's family. Louann shared the same birth date as my son Jason and they graduated together in 1989. I lost Jason in 2007. May God comfort you at this very sad time. "

ed dunne wrote on Apr 18, 2021:

"Rita and Garry. We are so sorry for your loss. "

Andy & Cheryl Clark wrote on Apr 17, 2021:

"So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you."

Pamala Witt Davis wrote on Apr 15, 2021:

" I am so sorry for you loss .Sending prayers your way. I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death. They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make. Their love leaves an indelible imprint in our memories. We find comfort in knowing that our lives have been enriched by having shared their love. Leo Buscaglia"

Linda and Jim Wiedenhoff wrote on Apr 15, 2021:

"To Rita and Garry and the entire family of Louann?s - sending sincere condolences for your loss and sending prayers that you may be comforted by the support of each other and friends. Linda and Jim Wiedenhoff."